The principal query I pose during this booklet is: If there existed a supe rior being who possessed the supernatural characteristics of omni technological know-how, omnipotence, immortality, and incomprehensibility, how may he/she act in a different way from us, and may those variations be knowable? (ßecause God, some of the best being within the Judeo Christian culture, is mostly defined as a male, I shall accordingly forth use the masculine pronoun shape for comfort, yet I intend no invidious gender differences, no matter if utilized to great normal or traditional beings.l Theologians, philosophers of faith, and erudite students in different disciplines have addressed this and similar questions prior to, yet their solutions, often conversing, haven't been educated through any systematic or rigorous idea. i think the mathematical idea of video games, which has little to do with the frivolity and playfulness we in most cases go along with video games, offers a strong software for clarifying the main theo logical ideas in my relevant query and drawing out their implications in video games performed among human and more suitable beings. i'm totally acutely aware that no longer every body will agree that omni technological know-how, omnipotence, immortality, and incomprehensibility are what I say they're, yet I invite them to suggest their very own defi- Preface viii nitions and derive their very own conclusions via the idea. by means of endowing those protean thoughts with unambiguous meanings, i'll attempt to convey how online game thought can breathe lifestyles into questions which were pushed aside too speedy just because they're metaphysical-outside the area of experience.