Play, Video Games

PAX Prime 13 – What’s Your Gamer Type Panel

Hooray! Thanks to the wonderful people at MMO Reporter, we have a complete video of the panel I moderated at PAX Prime this year. This is seriously exciting because we lost the audio for the panel so I wasn't able to review it myself. Better, even, I get to review the question and answer section… Continue reading PAX Prime 13 – What’s Your Gamer Type Panel

Conventions, Video Games

PAX Prime 13 – Simon from Privateer Press

Here it is! Our second video from PAX Prime! We talk with Simon Berman from Privateer Press live and in person and get a look at some of the fabulous new games available from Privateer. Since the video, I've had a chance to play WARMACHINE: High Command, the deck building card game based on the… Continue reading PAX Prime 13 – Simon from Privateer Press

Conventions, Play, Video Games

PAX Prime 13 – Geeta Games

Well here it is! Our first video production! Join me (Regina AKA DocLizz) on the show floor at PAX Prime. In this segment, we talk to game developers Steve and Jessica Hoogendek about their adventure/ puzzle game, Lilly Looking Through. I fell in love with Lily as soon as I saw her and even more… Continue reading PAX Prime 13 – Geeta Games

Board Games, Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast, Play, Video Games

Episode 74 – Simon Berman: WARMACHINE: Tactics

Two of our favorite things at Game on Girl cross paths today: tabletop and video games. Simon Berman from Privateer Press joins us to discuss the Kickstarter for WARMACHINE: Tactics. Tactics takes Privateer Press's popular tabletop miniatures game and translates it to digital format. If that wasn't awesome enough, the solo player campaign has a kick ass female lead, Lt.… Continue reading Episode 74 – Simon Berman: WARMACHINE: Tactics

Game on Girl Podcast, Game Culture, Podcast, Play, Video Games

Episode 69 – Feminist Frequency’s Damsels in Distress Part 2

Toria joins us again this week to discuss the second episode in Feminist Frequency's Tropes vs Women in Video Games series, The Damsel in Distress Part Two. In the second episode in the series, Anita Sarkeesian takes on more modern representations of this long standing plot device. We discuss the uses and abuses of the trope, Sarkeesian's research… Continue reading Episode 69 – Feminist Frequency’s Damsels in Distress Part 2

Game on Girl Podcast, Game Culture, Podcast, Play, Video Games

Episode 61 – Tropes vs Women in Video Games: Damsel in Distress Part 1

I know you've all been waiting for this discussion. Anita Sarkeesian's Tropes vs Women in Video Games is perhaps one of the most talked about and anticipated YouTube video series about video games. We analyze her argument in the first episode, Damsel in Distress Part 1, and its relation to many of the discussions we… Continue reading Episode 61 – Tropes vs Women in Video Games: Damsel in Distress Part 1

Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast, Gamers, Play, Video Games

Episode 60 – Indie Game Stand

Do you love games? What about indie games? What about paying what you want for fantastic indie games? Well we've got the site for you! This week, we chat with Matt Cangialosi and Mike Gnade with Indie Game Stand. Every four days the Indie Game Stand offers a new game and you pay what you want for… Continue reading Episode 60 – Indie Game Stand

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Music, Video Games

The Music of Gaming

Gamers, you may want to show your support for your chosen pastime by watching the Grammys this Sunday.  Why?  Because for the first time in history, the composer for a video game has been nominated for a major Grammy (officially, Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media).  Which game?  PS3’s interactive parable, Journey.  The composer?  Austin Wintory, a… Continue reading The Music of Gaming