Playing With Perspective, Culture Shock Sean, Hayes and Keenan welcome Brittani Jackson to the show, discussing parts of gaming culture most male gamers don’t acknowledge or experience. They also get lost along the way talking about everything from Final Fantasy XV to the gamer generational gap.
Playing With Perspective, Switching Things Up In honor of its upcoming release, tonight’s episode is all about the Nintendo Switch. Sean, Hayes and Keenan discuss what they like about the console, their worries and what they hope is in store for its future.
Playing With Perspective, Judging a Game By Its Cover Sean, Hayes and Keenan dive into the importance of cover art and title screens, looking into their importance in the past as well as what purpose they serve today.
The Celebrity Game, Playing with Perspective Sean, Hayes and Keenan are back, and this time it’s all about the celebrities! They’ll dive into what celebrity means in the scope of gaming, how it’s changing and where we can go from here.
Deep Dive – Final Fantasy VII Sean, Hayes, and Keenan return for another season of Playing with Perspective! The latest episode takes a deep dive into one of gaming’s major milestones, Final Fantasy VII, celebrating its 20th anniversary. It’s title that changed the very course of JRPGs and video games themselves, and its influence can […]
Psychological horror may seem commonplace in games now, but it’s thanks to “Silent Hill 2” that it found its place in gaming at all. A follow-up to the original Playstation hit, “Silent Hill 2” carried high hopes from fans of the first entry. The original game’s fog-shrouded town swarming with monstrosities set itself apart through well–built […]
Editors note: This column originally ran in the August 31, 2016 edition of The Metropolitan. There are few video games that I’ve played in my life that truly make me think about my morality or personal feelings. When a game can make you stop and consider how you feel about a topic, or how you’d approach […]
Journey. That one word has a lot of connotations, especially in video games. When we play games or watch movies we’re constantly going on journeys, across unknown worlds or even familiar lands. But what makes something a journey? There may never be a finer example than the indie hit “Journey,” developed by thatgamecompany and released on PlayStation […]
Sean, Hayes and Keenan take a deep dive into Uncharted 4 on tonight’s episode. We discuss everything from the game’s narrative heights, to the shortcomings of its gameplay segments. What makes it one of the best games of the year, and how does it function as an ending chapter to the Uncharted series. Tune in!
Sean, Hayes and Keenan do things a little differently for this episode, focusing on one very specific game this time around. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.It’s a spoiler filled episode as the crew discusses the game’s design in terms of story, structure, gameplay and everything else. Tune in!