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NPR’s “All Things Considered” piece on Gaming Diversity and Video Game Violence NPR’s “All Things Considered” has a new piece on video game diversity that reflects on their experience at this years E3. For those who don’t listen to ATC, … Continue reading

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Fans Disappointed With Ubisoft’s Lack of Gender Choices in Upcoming Assassin’s Creed Unity It’s been a fun week of demos, conferences, and mostly announcements for First Person Shooters. Between announcing games in which people shoot each others’ heads off, Ubisoft … Continue reading

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2014 Nielsen Report on Video Game Consumption The folks over at the Nielsen Report (You know, the people who tell you that your favorite show will probably get canceled) have released their 2014 report on video game consumption. The Nielsen … Continue reading

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IGN: Why We Need More Gay Characters Here is a link to a great piece by Luke Karmali of IGN about the lack of gay characters in video games. While he does note that representation and inclusion are up considerably … Continue reading

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Study Shows Video Games May Help with Dyslexia Today in The Biology of Video Game news (Wait, that’s not what this blog is…) Jokes aside, a recent study suggests that there may be benefits of video games on those with … Continue reading

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Could Your Next Job Interview Include Playing a Video Game? New York Time is reporting an increase in the number of companies using video games to screen potential employees for their creativity, problem solving ability, multitasking ability, and more. Does … Continue reading

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A highschool in Norway is using Telltale’s acclaimed “The Walking Dead”  series to teach their students about ethics. Will these kids learn actual ethical insight, or will they only learn that Zombies = bad news? The school was brought to … Continue reading

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