Ep. 75: Do Games Need To Be Fun To Be Good?

63 minutes

In this week's episode, we start the season off right with a Christmas themed Movie Minutes, the editorial director of G/O Media responds to the outrage, Hideo Kojima wants to take his cutscenes to a whole new level, China wanting to take control of gaming addictions, and our big topic for the week is a discussion on whether or not video games need to be fun to be good.


Time Stamps:

‘The Grinch 2018’ Review – 5:00

G/O Media Editor Resigns – 16:26

Hideo Kojima Makes Movies – 20:25

China Controls Game Addictions – 23:45

Do Games Need To Be Fun To Be Good – 29:50


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Articles:

G/O Media Editor Resigns:

https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/g-o-media-paul-maidment-resigns-deadspin-entire-staff-quit-1203393248/


Hideo Kojima Makes Movies:

https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/11/04/kojima-productions-plans-to-make-films-in-the-future


China Controls Game Addictions:

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-50315960

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