Articles by Krish
Feb 23, 2012
Move over iTunes! Games are the new place for hit musicAnecdotal and journalistic evidence suggests that the placement of popular music in big-name video games can have dramatic effects on digital sales.
Jan 31, 2012
Why gaming in the classroom may soon be the normWe introduce you to a nifty little buzzword called ‘gamification’; the use of game design techniques like points, high scores and achievement badges to make learning more engaging and effective.
Jan 19, 2012
When politics and gaming tangleVideo games are not machine-like simulations. They're works, created by people and companies that embed them with elements of their worldview (as we shall see)..and it's important for us to unpack that.
Jan 13, 2012
Could a small video-game's grand success be an economics lesson?In January 2011, the founder and ‘grand poobah’ of a small indie game studio called Carpe Fulgur LLC announced on his blog that they’d sold 100,000 copies of their first title, making it a rather unusual hit in the video-game business.