In College? Make Video Games? You Could Win A Spot At This Year's E3

If you go to school for game design, you might be stoked to hear that the Entertainment Software Association, also known as the ESA, also known as the shadowy masterminds that secretly control the video game industry the people who run E3, just announced a contest for college students in the United States. »2/04/13 1:00pm2/04/13 1:00pm

All My Life I've Been Told I Was Special. It Was A Lie.

As a child of the 90s I was raised on a steady diet of Disney movies and positive reinforcement. I grew up in a house where abundant praise was given for completion of the most mundane of tasks. Failures were justified and assigned an appropriate cause that absolved me of any wrongdoing. In school phrases like "a… »1/02/13 6:00pm1/02/13 6:00pm

Get Three Credit Hours Toward Your Degree Playing Skyrim Next Semester

The English department at Rice University, to my knowledge the only American university established by the murder of its benefactor (true story, actually) will next semester offer "Scandinavian Fantasy Worlds: Old Norse Sagas and Skyrim." That's right. You get to play Skyrim for college credit. If you're enrolled at… »10/19/12 11:00pm10/19/12 11:00pm