Yet the move toward this productive schema belies a pressing concern: chiefly, the question of whether prosumerism represents a digitized version of traditional factories.
Yet, even in this sense, prosumerism cannot be read as a simple extension of the traditional modes of capital accumulation.
To understand these relations, it is necessary to describe the convergence of prosumerism and neoliberal thought.
In the context of the dynamic field of prosumerism, this article examines how neoliberal labor practices are encouraged, understood, and adopted by modders in the practice of game modding.
As the format of Web 2.0 becomes adopted in more contexts, the need to engage critically with labor within prosumerism becomes more urgent.