Updated Game Demo Schedule

Videogames, Identity, and Culture

Game Demo Sign-ups


game demo (10%): In groups of three, and with the assistance of UO librarians, you will be responsible for demonstrating a videogame in class and providing a brief presentation on the history and production of that game. Game demos will be no more than 20 minutes in length. You will sign up for game demos on the second day of class.


Week 5: Representing selves

2.7.12 Braid

1. Kyle

2. Ashley

3. Paul

Week 6: Hostile climates

Game: Halo 4 (2012)


1. Iris Bull

2. KJ Johnson

2.14.12 Halo:

1. Ed

2. RJ

Week 7: Interactivity

2.19.12: Facebook Tetris

1. Vivien

2. Mary

2.21.12 Knights of the Old Republic

1. Cole

2. Greg

Week 8: Videogames and competition

Games: Starcraft (1998), League of Legends (2009)

2.26.12 League of Legends

1. Muhammad

2. Joey

3. Kyal

2.28.12: T.L. Taylor to visit class!!! No demos

Week 9: Sexualities

Games: Second Life (2003), Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony (2009), The Walking Dead (2012)


1. Thomas

2. Evan

3. Maddy







About cstabile

Carol Stabile is a founding member of Fembot , an online collaboration of scholars conducting research on gender, new media, and technology. She teaches at the University of Oregon.
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