In my last post regarding advocacy in the game industry I spent a significant time discussing Quality of Life (QoL) – something that has been the bane of this industry for decades. A major focus of my thoughts on the various QoL problems we face – e.g. crunch...read more
Hi all! It's time for another link round up and this time I'm all over the place from Global Game Jam to Civil Rights to a color guard corps member spinning a flag in a blizzard high pile of snow. Standard general content warning applies Vice - I Entered Global Game...read more
As I mentioned in my last post video games hold a unique position compared to other art forms as they are interactive and often come with additional scrutiny. And, as one of the newer art forms they became the “next target” when the other art forms were around too...read more
For some Facebook's memories or "On This Day" feature is great and they'll share the memories on their timeline. For others, even if they never share them, the items still show up in their feed and can bring up bad memories from their past - death in the family, time...read more
Video Games, Mental Health, Diversity, Police Brutality, Online Abuse & More – Collection Of Links #12
Here's the latest news and links - some lighthearted, others not, on topics like diversity, online abuse, the SxSW debacle, etc.: News.Mic - Read This Mom's Perfect Open Letter to the Teen Skater Who Helped Her Young Daughter: http://bit.ly/1S9BgT3 NYTimes - Ruth...read more
Sure he was great, but don’t forget Ginger Rogers did everything he did backwards . . . and in high heels!
— Bob Thaves
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— Westley, The Princess Bride