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Research Project Sandbox

Synthesis: When it comes to the topic of morality in video games, most readily agree that gaming is shaping players’ ethics and moral codes. Where this agreement usually ends, however, is on the question of the degree to which gaming … Continue reading

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TiC: Understanding Morality and Justice

When the topic of gaming comes to mind, a common criticism linked to the subject revolves around the effects gaming has on the shaping of one’s morals. What is the voice of reason in gaming worlds? How is justice maintained? … Continue reading

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Not Your Typical Pizzeria

The game that took 2014 by storm: Five Nights at Freddy’s. What was the fascination about being a security guard at a restaurant equivalent to Chuck E. Cheese’s? What can possibly be so frightening about this incredulously simple computer game? … Continue reading

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