Posts Tagged: Games

Timeless Games

Something that’s been on my mind recently is what makes certain games so much more fun to keep coming back to? For instance, I think of Super Smash Bros. and Skyrim, at least for me personally. Is there anything tangible that these

Timeless Games

Something that’s been on my mind recently is what makes certain games so much more fun to keep coming back to? For instance, I think of Super Smash Bros. and Skyrim, at least for me personally. Is there anything tangible that these

A Different Kind of Gamer

So I like to think of myself as not your average gamer. For starters, yes I do play video games. When I was three years old I started playing various computer games. At first they were education, but then I

A Different Kind of Gamer

So I like to think of myself as not your average gamer. For starters, yes I do play video games. When I was three years old I started playing various computer games. At first they were education, but then I

The Beauty of FNAF

I don’t know if many people have heard of Five Nights At Freddy’s (FNAF), but it is an amazing set of games. The games usually take over the course of five nights. You get hired as someone who works at

The Beauty of FNAF

I don’t know if many people have heard of Five Nights At Freddy’s (FNAF), but it is an amazing set of games. The games usually take over the course of five nights. You get hired as someone who works at

Settler Colonialism and GTA

Settler colonialism, an idea presented by Stauffer, is the concept in which the settlers are still colonizing not by means of exploiting or eliminating indigenous people, but they do not necessarily mean to do so. It’s not outright as earlier

Settler Colonialism and GTA

Settler colonialism, an idea presented by Stauffer, is the concept in which the settlers are still colonizing not by means of exploiting or eliminating indigenous people, but they do not necessarily mean to do so. It’s not outright as earlier

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Age-Related Cognitive Effects of Videogame Playing Across the Adult Life span

Wang et al., (2017) tested the effects that videogame playing has across the adult lifespan. In this study, researchers decided to expand on previous studies in which videogame playing had a positive influence on cognition. In this study, experimenters used

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Age-Related Cognitive Effects of Videogame Playing Across the Adult Life span

Wang et al., (2017) tested the effects that videogame playing has across the adult lifespan. In this study, researchers decided to expand on previous studies in which videogame playing had a positive influence on cognition. In this study, experimenters used

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Online

I had never had an Xbox, primarily because it was always pay to play online. So, when PlayStation elected to emulate this online subscription service for the PlayStation 4 (PS4), it was a major disappointment! It meant that I not

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Online

I had never had an Xbox, primarily because it was always pay to play online. So, when PlayStation elected to emulate this online subscription service for the PlayStation 4 (PS4), it was a major disappointment! It meant that I not

Gone Home and Defining “Play”

My definition of play before this class was probably “to do something simply because I enjoy doing it, not because I have to or I think it will benefit me in some way.” It’s a broad definition, but purposely includes

Gone Home and Defining “Play”

My definition of play before this class was probably “to do something simply because I enjoy doing it, not because I have to or I think it will benefit me in some way.” It’s a broad definition, but purposely includes