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Humans of Gaming

Humans of Gaming 135 | Greg Lobanov of Wandersong on Shared Adversity and Community

Greg Lobanov of Wandersong talks about his 6 month trek across the United States on his bicycle that taught him about shared adversity and community.

Humans of Gaming 134 | Heidi McDonald on Penny Farthings and Romance

Heidi McDonald joins Drew this week to talk about learning how to be bold from her boss riding into a wall on a penny farthing bicycle.

Humans of Gaming 133 | PAX Unplugged 2018 Interviews Part 2

Drew completes his visit to PAX Unplugged 2018 by walking the floor and interviewing board game developers who are making experiences that push the medium into new areas. Can a board game make laugh so hard you cry or tell a harrowing story of sadness? Drew interviews 8 developers who are exploring these possibilities as […]

Jesus’s 12 Favorite Games of 2018

This is the definitive list of Jesus' favorite games of 2018.

Humans of Gaming 132 | PAX Unplugged 2018 Interviews

Drew visits PAX Unplugged to walk the floor and interview board game developers who are developing experiences that push the medium into new areas. Can a board game make laugh so hard you cry or tell a harrowing story of sadness? Drew interviews 5 developers who are exploring these possibilities as well as what they […]

Humans of Gaming 131 | Rachel Kowert, PhD on Stereotypes and Parenting

Dr. Rachel Kowert joins us to talk about her career research into video game stereotypes, addictions, and World of Warcraft

Humans of Gaming 130 | Jamey Stegmaier on Kickstarter and Questioning Your Beliefs

Jamey Stegmaier joins us this week to talk about Kickstarter, Scythe and growing up in the Catholic Church. 

Humans of Gaming 129 | Jamie Madigan on Parenting and Relationships in Gaming

Jamie Madigan, PhD. talks about digital vs. real life relationships, how to be a parent that engages, and the "moral panic" often directed at video games. 

Humans of Gaming 128 | Katya Szewczuk of Miscat Squad on Community and New Jersey

YouTube personality Katya Szewczuk is our guest this week to talk a little about having a fast growing YouTube channel and the challenges that comes with having such a large community. Starting out as a manga reviewer Katya ended up gaining a following with a focus on games with strong narrative direction, she shares some of the joys and frustrations with having a YouTube community.

Humans of Gaming 127 | Toiya Kristen Finley on Narrative Design and Gaming’s #metoo Moment

Toiya Kristen Finley talks about narrative design, a split denomination household, and how the industry needs to be rocked by the #metoo movement.