This episode covers: We discuss open space worlds, absurd games and emotional intelligence, and also how Sports games are so very good at teaching you the fundamentals of a sport through the simple act of play. We get an email that disturbs Stu’s Cat!
Games discussed in this episode:
NHL 2002 for PC
Mario Golf for N64
Basewars for NES
Destiny 2 for Everything
Overwatch for Everything
NFL Blitz for N64
X3: The Albion Prelude for PC
X-Wing/TIE Fighter for PC (DOS)
EVE Online for PC
Divinity and Divinity 2 for PC
Fortnite for PC
Warhammer 40k for table top play
Logres: JRPG on Mobile
Stellaris for PC
Items discussed in What we learned this week:
Potential end to Voice Actors Strike:
Courtney Garcia’s work in Screen Therapy Blog, and discussion of absurd games and emotional intelligence:
That guy whose name Chase forgot. Allowing for access to RPGs
Blizzard/Activision/UBISOFT?, the Shooter genre and dominance in gaming.
Courtney Garcia’s Work on Screen Therapy Blog:
Mike’s email! Way to go emailer!
Geek Therapy Network!
Geek Therapy’s own Jedi Counsel:
Joe Gottli, our art Guy!