To test whether the First Person genre can exist without weaponry, Dr Kris embarks upon a journey across the landscape of Far Cry 3 without firing a single bullet. Will he make it and what will he encounter on the way? There are no spoilers for Far Cry 3 in this podcast.
Taking a leaf out of Marcel Duchamp’s controversial sculpture Fountain, Dr Kris makes his own found art in Uncharted 3. Why not try it yourself? Features an extract from the National Galleries Scotland
This month Dr Kris turns to religion, exploring how his own religious preferences differ when gaming. What are the spiritual implications of games? Listen Below. For Andy Robertson’s TEDX Talk
In this episode Kris conducts a survey of the locations in which people play games. Do we game better in certain locations? Do we prefer to play certain genres in particular places? Listen and find out. The results of the survey in full
Ever wondered what music you compose as you game? What would it sound like if we turned button presses into musical notes? Dr Kris goes beyond Guitar Hero to demonstrate how playing any game can turn all gamers into composers.
As he explores Rapture in search of a Big Daddy suit, Kris reflects on body modification and the journey from man to superman. Contains spoilers for Bioshock