Author Archives: ttakoushian

Psychology behind the texts, likes, follows and comments

So while I was studying for my Drugs an Behavior final, I was searching the internet for facts about dopamine to help me understand the science behind it.. not my forte as an English major.  However, I stumbled across this, … Continue reading

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Great Ideas to Think On

For anyone getting to the point where they are starting to hit a wall while writing their paper (like me), I suggest looking into this writer’s WordPress. The site is a little hard to navigate but includes thought-provoking posts on … Continue reading

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Depression Quest

Now that we’re done with the indie games, if any of you want to explore more games but don’t want to pay or download, I suggest looking a Depression Quest.  I know both Steph and Brad mentioned this before, and … Continue reading

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Gamergate & Zoe Quinn Update

Yesterday The Guardian published an article where the writer, Keith Stuart, sat down with Zoe Quinn while she is in the UK for the GameCity festival in Nottingham. I figured that this article would interest a few people in class since we … Continue reading

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Gamification in the Classroom

After leaving class today, I couldn’t help but to think more on the idea of gamification in the classroom.  In our course, gamification feels inevitable, as we are playing World of Warcraft, writing blogs that have to get “liked” and … Continue reading

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Death and Family, Stanley outside the office. Blog 4.

While the Stanley Parable presents a variety of interesting moments to focus on, such as multiple endings, the narrator’s mocking voice, the decision to follow instructions or disobey, I prefer to focus on one particular moment that I peaked my … Continue reading

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For the Apple Users

Is anyone else having issues with playing? I have been trying to sign in to Battlenet for 3 days now and I cant get WoW to work.  I recently updated my OS X system on my mac and apparently Java … Continue reading

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