Author Archives: blueshoes324

Museums and Death

My blog post references the Museum Ending of the Stanley Parable. One of the better conclusions to the Stanley Parable is the Museum Ending. When players decide to take the “escape route” instead of going to the Mind Control Facility, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Ragnhild Tronstad’s “Character Identification in World of Warcraft”

*this blog post is in reference to Ragnhild Tronstad’s “Character Identification in World of Warcraft” (249-263) In chapter 12 of Digital Culture, Play, and Identity: A World of Warcraft Reader, Tronstad delves into the “player-character” identification process of World of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

No Mercy in the Circle

Although readers primary form a connection are suppose to be drawn to Mae as we witness her journey through the Circle. Instead, I found myself drawn more to Mercer. Unlike the other characters in this novel, Mercer is different. He … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Forget The “What Ifs” Let’s Talk About Form ( A Revised Version)

Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor’s film, Gamer, is saturated with extreme depictions of violence and hypersexual individuals. Yet, there is more to the film than “T & A” and “what ifs”. The images of breast, blood, and attractive characters mixed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments