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The Rise and Fall of Visceral Games

Dead Space – a series that invigorated the survival horror franchise as much as it marked its preliminary end. We explore the story of the studio Visceral Games, how they made it big and ultimately collapsed under the weight of their creation. Shownotes The Rise and Fall of Visceral Games (Caty McCarthy) How Resident Evil 4…

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10 Features That Should Be In Every Game

Have you ever encountered a feature that was so cool that you would not want to play any game without it anymore? Well, some of these are minor quality-of-life improvements, but others may fundamentally change the way we engage with video game worlds. Here’s our top 10 of these essential features! Twitter | Reddit | Instagram

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10 Tips to Nail Your Next Presentation

If you only so much as look at a university building from afar you will probably be asked to do a group presentation. While the entire process can be tedious, there are many ways to make the most of it. We have combined ten tips that you should definitely be aware of.

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How the ESRB works

Age ratings – where do they come from? What are the good for? And how accurate are they? – Come along as we venture into the workings of the Entertainment Software Rating Board. Shownotes ESRB Website How Does the ESRB Rate Video Games? (Noclip – Video Game Documentaries) When Mortal Kombat Came Under Congressional Scrutiny (Tiffany Hsu)…

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How Yakuza works

Nearly everyone seems to have heard of Yakuza – primarily as this quirky Japanese series that is a small yet dedicated following. If you feel that way, then you came to the right place, because we dive into what Yakuza is, why it is so idiosyncratic, and what makes it specially in the way it…

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How NOT to write a term paper

Writing term papers can be a tough and tedious task. We wish to help by sharing with you the most common and detrimental mistakes so you don’t have to make them. 

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