The Gaming Industry

Console/PC,Serious

30
Jul 2020

Historians play Ghost of Tsushima – by Bob Whitaker

Historians John Harney and Bob Whitaker stream Ghost of Tsushima while discussing the game’s historical setting and depiction of 13th-century Japan. Powered by WPeMatico

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01
Apr 2020

Historians discuss Through the Darkest of Times – by Bob Whitaker

Historians Bob Whitaker and Ned Richardson-Little discuss the historical strategy game Through the Darkest of Times. Topics include the history of resistance to the Nazi..

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02
Jan 2020

<div>Historians discuss Assassin's Creed II – by Bob Whitaker</div>

Historians Bob Whitaker and Anne Proctor consider Assassin’s Creed II. Topics include Renaissance Florence, the Medici family, Leonardo da Vinci, popular historical fiction, and the..

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09
Dec 2019

Historians play Tannenberg – by Bob Whitaker

Historians Bob Whitaker and Chris Kempshall play and discuss the multiplayer WWI game Tannenberg. Topics include the Battle of Tannenberg, the Eastern Front in WWI,..

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17
Sep 2019

<div>Historians play Assassin's Creed Discovery Tour – by Bob Whitaker</div>

In this live stream, historians Bob Whitaker and Kate Cook explore and discuss Assassin’s Creed Discovery Tour Ancient Greece. Powered by WPeMatico

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19
Jul 2019

NASA Historian considers Kerbal Space Program – by Bob Whitaker

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, Bob Whitaker talks with Dr. Roger Launius about Kerbal Space Program. Topics include the history..

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01
Jul 2019

Historians discuss Total War: Three Kingdoms – by Bob Whitaker

Historians John Harney and Maggie Greene discuss Creative Assembly’s latest Total War title, Three Kingdoms. Topics include the Three Kingdoms period, Confucianism, and Chinese literature..

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21
Jun 2019

<div>Archaeologist considers Heaven's Vault – by Bob Whitaker</div>

Bob Whitaker talks with archaeologist Andrew Reinhard about Heaven’s Vault, the latest game from Inkle Studios. Topics include archaeology, the depiction of archaeologists in games,..

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08
Apr 2019

Historians discuss Return of the Obra Dinn – by Bob Whitaker

Historians Bob Whitaker and Meaghan Walker consider Lucas Pope’s Return of the Obra Dinn. Topics include seafaring in the Napoleonic Era, nostalgia for the Age..

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28
Feb 2019

Historians discuss Far Cry 2 – by Bob Whitaker

Historians Bob Whitaker and Charlie Thomas discuss Far Cry 2. Topics include the game’s setting, postcolonial wars in Africa, Cold War ideologies, the African environment..

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