Game Studies Study Buddies

Game Studies Study Buddies


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28 – Wark – Gamer Theory
October 30, 2020

We discuss McKenzie Wark’s Gamer Theory. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in our Discord channel. Support this show andContinue reading28 – Wark – Gamer Theory

27 – Bailes – Ideology and the Virtual City
September 29, 2020

We discuss Jon Bailes’ Ideology and the Virtual City and learn a thing or two about psychoanalysis and Marxism. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow MichaelContinue reading27 – Bailes – Ideology and the Virtual City

26 – Calleja – In-Game
August 28, 2020

We discuss Gordon Calleja’s In-Game and learn a little bit about immersion. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in ourContinue reading26 – Calleja – In-Game

25 – Murray – On Video Games
July 31, 2020

We discuss Soraya Murray’s On Video Games. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in our Discord channel. Support this showContinue reading25 – Murray – On Video Games

24 – Laxton – Surrealism at Play
June 30, 2020

We discuss Susan Laxton’s Surrealism at Play. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in our Discord channel. Support this showContinue reading24 – Laxton – Surrealism at Play

23 – Csikszentmihalyi – Flow
May 29, 2020

We discuss Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi’s Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in our Discord channel.Continue reading23 – Csikszentmihalyi – Flow

22 – Chang – Playing Nature
April 27, 2020

We discuss Alenda Chang’s Playing Nature. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in our Discord channel. Support this show andContinue reading22 – Chang – Playing Nature

21 – Pearce – Communities of Play
March 31, 2020

We discuss Celia Pearce’s Communities of Play. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out in our Discord channel. Support this showContinue reading21 – Pearce – Communities of Play

20 – The King of Kong
February 29, 2020

We watched The King of Kong to learn about the antics of Steve Wiebe and Billy Mitchell. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter.Continue reading20 – The King of Kong

19 – Kocurek – Coin-Operated Americans
January 31, 2020

We read Carly Kocurek’s excellent Coin-Operated Americans to learn about arcades and masculinity. Follow Ranged Touch on Twitter. Follow CMRN on Twitter. Follow Michael on Twitter. Come hang out inContinue reading19 – Kocurek – Coin-Operated Americans