In my podcast interview with David Graham, we discussed the rise of livestreaming in the video game community over the past five years or so, and the prevalence that the technology has achieved today (here, you can watch two Polygon editors argue why livestreaming will only continue to rise in popularity in the coming years). […]

Greetings, Rummagers (Rummage Thissers?)! We’re back with another podcast, and this time we have Susan Arendt, managing editor of Joystiq, joining us to discuss the challenges of video games news coverage, what makes for a good panel at fan conventions and, of course, Animal Crossing: New Leaf! Also, stick around until the end for some […]

In episode 2 of our podcast, we talk to David “UltraDavid” Graham, an attorney with a concentration in media law and lifelong video game fan. We discuss his role as an on-air commentator for competitive fighting video game tournaments and copyright law. You can learn more about David’s practice at and check out his work […]

I’m the kind of gamer who grew up with single-player experiences. Whether I was exploring the vast hills of Hyrule in The Legend of Zelda or traveling through caves in Final Fantasy, my gaming time consisted of solitary experiences. When I got to high school, the Xbox 360 and the Playstation 3 came around, the […]

Source: Wikipedia Even if you don’t play video games, I’m sure that, by this point, you’ve heard of Grand Theft Auto. I wouldn’t be surprised if the teachers in this course have heard their students abuzz about the latest entry in the series, GTAV, which released Tuesday. Though it’s only been on the market for […]