Aesthetic Critique Of Video games

Critical but casual approaches to current, past, and future video games six times a week. In addition, guests will periodically share their own aesthetic and personal experiences with games in conversation! Subscribe to our Patreon at if you'd like to hear special patron-only bonus episodes!

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Episode 84: Esports as a Design Question with Will Partin


We welcome Will (@william_partin) Partin onto the show to talk about esports, gaming in the academy, and his response to my article in nonsite dot org. Well, okay, the first two definitely. Absolutely an episode for you if you've been patiently waiting for me to go full academic on any given podcast.

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