The SEGA Master System in Brazil: History of a Forgotten Video Game Console

Welcome to my first entry FROM THE MUNIB ARCHIVES. I will be revisiting papers I've written over the years for grad school and posting them here with some revisions and updates whenever appropriate. The following is one of my favorite pieces I wrote during my doctoral work. I wrote this paper for a Media Historiography … Continue reading The SEGA Master System in Brazil: History of a Forgotten Video Game Console

Conversations With an 11-Year-Old Gamer…

Or, The Gamification of Games??? My brothers-in-law were visiting recently – ages 14 and 11 – and we play and discuss videogames a lot together. A few years ago I even broke down the difference between first-party and third-party developers with them. So anyway, the 11-year-old recently acquired an iPod Touch which he uses primarily - maybe exclusively - … Continue reading Conversations With an 11-Year-Old Gamer…