Re-edited episode of Games Critique as POC, Ep. #3

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Original Shownotes:

Our fabulous guests! Katherine Cross, our dapper scholastic games critiquer extraordinaire whose work appears in Feministing and Gamasutra, next we have Tauriq Moosa, who loves the Witcher 3 while giving it a critical side eye, is wicked smart and writes for Polygon, Guardian, Daily Beast, Mary Sue, an and quite a few other places. Last but certainly not least, we have Austin Walker, who recently joined Giant Bomb, congrats on the newish gig! Apologies in advance for some audio issues. Technology turned on us mid-recording so there’s been some editorial finagling done to bring you this episode.

Articles:

POC in gaming critique that people should be reading, listening to and hiring to write?

Where to find our guests online:

Where to find your hosts online:

Tanya D.@cypheroftyr // @INeedDivGms

Twitch: twitch.tv/cypheroftyr // twitch.tv/INeedDivGms

Patreon: patreon.com/INeedDiverseGames // patreon.com/cypheroftyr

David L. ReevesPatreon, @RedConversation, twitch [twitch.tv/red_conversation]

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ICYMI ~ Dudes, we had the best chat with @holly of @Gadgette

We had a chance to talk with Gadgette Founder, woman of the year and awesome dude Holly Brockwell about her work in tech journalism, being named Woman of the Year in 2015 and more. Tauriq Moosa guest co-hosted!

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Questions for Holly: (all from @Thain1982)

Your Stolen interview was amazing. How surprising was it that they had thought so little about harassment potential?

What has been one of the most surprising stories you have covered?

Domo-kun or Totoro?

What we’re playing/reading:

Holly: So you’ve been publicly shamed – Jon Ronson

Tauriq: Division Beta

Tanya: Dragons Dogma:Dark Arisen, Dragon Age Inquisition for the umpteenth time

Articles mentioned on the show:

On Ron Jonson’s response to his own public shaming – Splice.com h/t Tauriq

The Learned Fan Girl’s Review of So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed

You want to diversify that’s nice, pay us – Tanya on Medium.com

Where to find our guest online

Twitter: @holly

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Where to find your hosts online:

Guest co-host: Tauriq Moosa

Tauriq @tauriqmoosa

aboutme.com/tauriq

 

 

 

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Games Critique as POC; pitfalls, perils and pearls of wisdom

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Our fabulous guests! Katherine Cross, our dapper scholastic games critiquer extraordinaire whose work appears in Feministing and Gamasutra, next we have Tauriq Moosa, who loves the Witcher 3 while giving it a critical side eye, is wicked smart and writes for Polygon, Guardian, Daily Beast, Mary Sue, an and quite a few other places. Last but certainly not least, we have Austin Walker, who recently joined Giant Bomb, congrats on the newish gig! Apologies in advance for some audio issues. Technology turned on us mid-recording so there’s been some editorial finagling done to bring you this episode.

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Articles:

Colorblind: On The Witcher 3, Rust,and Gaming’s Race Problem – Tauriq in Polygon

More On Race, More on Witcher and how to Move Forward – Austin, Giant Bomb

Witcher 3, Race and Histriocity – Austin, Giant Bomb

Opinion: Finding Meaning in Darkest Dungeon’s Narrative Design – Katherine Cross, Gamasutra

GDC 2015 #1 Reason to Be – Katherine Cross

Rust Dev Blog on randomly Assigned race in Rust – Garry Newman

Rust Game – Penis size randomly assigned, tied to your Steam Profile – Nerdist NSFW

POC in gaming critique that people should be reading, listening to and hiring to write?

Gita Jackson (Paste Games & Match 3 Podcast)

Evan Narcisse (Kotaku)

Sidney Fussel (@Sangfroid_San/ sidneyfussell.com)

Patricia Hernandez (Kotaku)

Shareef Jackson #GamingLooksGood (Youtube, Twitch, Twitter)

Spawn On Me (Cicero Holmes & Kahlief Adams)

Leigh Alexander (Offworld)

Imran Khan (Paste)

Mike Williams (US Gamer)

Where to find our guests online:

Katherine Cross: http://quinnae.com Twitter = @Quinnae_Moon

Austin Walker: Austin on Giant Bomb! Twitter = @Austin_walker

Tauriq Moosa: is back on twitter, @tauriqmoosa

Where to find your hosts online:

David L. Reeves – Patreon, @RedConversation,

Twitch: twitch.tv/red_conversation

Tanya D. – @cypheroftyr // @INeedDivGms

Twitch: twitch.tv/cypheroftyr // twitch.tv/INeedDivGms

Patreon: patreon.com/INeedDiverseGames