For our first episode we have an interview with Simon Ferrari, a PhD student at Georgia Tech and co-author of the book Newsgames. He is also one of the more interesting and prolific members of the upcoming generation of game academics. In this episode Ferrari talks about how he decided to become an academic and the topic of his most recent work, newsgames. We also talk about the importance of skill, and the beauty of Halo.
The episode is up on iTunes but you can also download it here: