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Episode 45 – Diamond Ponies, Rogues, & Being Hard Enough Core: Chatting with Chris Brady

Greetings Gamers! In this episode we chat with Chris Brady, one of the original interviewees from my dissertation research. We have a great chat about all kinds of gaming and all kinds of gamers, including leading a raid in WoW and rocking out with the Mechromancer from Boderlands 2. We also share listener responses to… Continue reading Episode 45 – Diamond Ponies, Rogues, & Being Hard Enough Core: Chatting with Chris Brady

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My Favorite Games of 2012

I played a lot of games last year. At least a lot for me. I just thought I would talk about my favorites from this past year and then, next week, look ahead to what releases I'm anxiously awaiting in 2013. And so, without further ado... 3. X-COM: Enemy Unknown If you listened to episode… Continue reading My Favorite Games of 2012

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Episode 44 – All About Indies – Best of 2012

We took some time on the show this week to reflect on Wired Magazine's list of the best games of 2012. Joined by new writer, Mark Schjoll, we discuss the passion and willingness to take risks we see in this list comprised of indie games that truly push the boundaries of gaming. (Journey, anyone?)  Warning: There… Continue reading Episode 44 – All About Indies – Best of 2012

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Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow

Happy New Year, everyone!  I hope your 2013 is already off to a wonderful start!  I'm going to kick off the New Year with a question regarding gaming that I've struggled with for years.  Ok, so this isn’t the most pressing of inquiries when it comes to gaming, but it’s one that really bugs me: … Continue reading Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow

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Episode 42 – The Golden Rule of Gaming

The question: What is your Golden Rule for gaming? Your answers? Truly inspired. Above: A T-shirt from The Doc's Collection Listen to this episode and see what our community had to say about playing fair, helping other people enjoy your favorite hobby, and having fun. Make sure to comment here or follow us on Twitter. You can… Continue reading Episode 42 – The Golden Rule of Gaming

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Episode 41 – Gaming 103: First Person Shooters (FPS)

FPS - First Person Shooters Here is the next installment of our Intro to Game Culture series: Gaming 103: First Person Shooters or FPS. We talk basic terms and concepts associated with one of our favorite genres and share some of our favorite games. Use this episode to help your non-gamer friends and family understand… Continue reading Episode 41 – Gaming 103: First Person Shooters (FPS)