In no particular order… https://vgboundaries2.wordpress.com/2015/02/19/pokemon-and-emotional-attachment/ I really loved this post because of the psychological discussion and implications. I am very interested in the ways humans operating in virtual worlds that have laws and limitations different than the physical world affect […]
I don’t think I’m the only one who watched the new Supergirl trailer this week. If you haven’t watched it yet, I posted it below. Go ahead and watch it… I’ll wait… OK, now that you’ve watched it, let me […]
The video game world is pervaded by clichéd concepts and characters especially when it comes to the genre of zombies and the accompanying apocalypse. I had never seen the “The Walking Dead” television series so when I heard about the […]
Hey, tell me the truth… are we still in the game?
There have been a lot of great posts about video game music, its ability to produce nostalgia greater than other aspects of video games, and the connection gamers form with the soundtracks of some games. What I have found interesting […]
I can’t say that I ever used an emulator for Wii or Gamecube, but anyone that has owes that privilege of being able to play Wii games on their PC to the efforts of Rachel Bryk. This post won’t do […]
Peach – Super Mario / Paper Mario / Super Mario Bro.s etc. etc. etc. The go to Damsel in Distress – and I couldn’t agree more. Peach is without a doubt a cliché and a trope. She is constantly being […]
Throughout the semester, I’ve been very interested in discovering the gender division in people who play Videogames. According to the study located here, the division is much smaller than people could assume. The division is 60/40. This comes as a […]
Something I noticed when watching everyone play Wii Tennis and Mario Kart 8 was a cycle of interactivity and immersion with the game.
So, today’s (yesterday’s?) trip was fun! I had never been to an arcade before! Now, there were several things I realized while I walked around playing games with Art3mis. Most of the games had very very basic instructions somewhere on […]