Game history

At $ 570 million, Powerball climbs to eighth place in gaming history

A lucky winner managed to defy the odds and walked out of a richer $ 50,000 Phoenix grocery store Monday night. The winning ticket was sold at a Fry’s Food and Drug Store located at 4724 N. 20th St. The winner found four of five numbers and the Powerball number. The winning numbers for Monday […]

Game studies

Cody Mejeur: Faculty expert in Game Studies, Social Justice

Assistant Professor of Media StudiesUniversity of Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences Game studies; trans, queer and feminist studies; story; narration; social justice and inclusion in video games and new media; games pedagogy Cody Mejeur is a games specialist, developer, gamer and activist whose work focuses on trans, queer and feminist studies and social justice […]

Game history

New book shines a light on women who paved the way in video game history

Mary Kenney found inspiration writing Playful Girls and hope current and future female game developers will do so as well. Picture: Salini Perera / Mary Kenney / Kotaku It’s a fact: the women who helped shape the video game industry often go unrecognized, hidden from history by popular narratives and male-centric scholarship. Mary Kenney, narrative […]