Category Archives: Theoryblasts

ReHate: Video Game Morality Play

Video Game Morality Play gives you an opportunity to look a little bit into your psyche as a gamer…or does it? KILL ALL THE NAZIS GET ALL THE SCORE.

ReHate: Video Game Morality Play

Video Game Morality Play gives you an opportunity to look a little bit into your psyche as a gamer…or does it? KILL ALL THE NAZIS GET ALL THE SCORE.

ReHate: Jane McGonigal/TEDTalks – SuperBetter

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum encourages you to check out Jane McGonigal’s real life game, SuperBetter, and wonders whether or not you think it’s a theory worth applying to your own life.

ReHate: Jane McGonigal/TEDTalks – SuperBetter

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum encourages you to check out Jane McGonigal’s real life game, SuperBetter, and wonders whether or not you think it’s a theory worth applying to your own life.

Videohate: Good Gamescape, Bro

Holy shit! Dr. Rance Quest Magnum blasts your brain apart with his very first videohate theoryblast, introducing his theory of gamescapes.

Videohate: Good Gamescape, Bro

Holy shit! Dr. Rance Quest Magnum blasts your brain apart with his very first videohate theoryblast, introducing his theory of gamescapes.

Support the Artist or the Art: Bringing Formalism to Games

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum explores the application of formalism to video games and intends to put you directly to sleep.

Support the Artist or the Art: Bringing Formalism to Games

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum explores the application of formalism to video games and intends to put you directly to sleep.

Video Games Make Me Racist

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum admits that games have made him a little racist. And classist. And nationalist. Guess what? They’ve made you those things too.

Video Games Make Me Racist

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum admits that games have made him a little racist. And classist. And nationalist. Guess what? They’ve made you those things too.

A Poor Man’s Guide to the Theory of Games: A Beginning

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum gives a few definitions about modern gaming theory so you can be a lifeless bastard like he is!

A Poor Man’s Guide to the Theory of Games: A Beginning

Dr. Rance Quest Magnum gives a few definitions about modern gaming theory so you can be a lifeless bastard like he is!

Invisible Meta-Narratives

Games are meant to engage our creativity, but do they do so enough nowadays? Dr. Rance Quest Magnum tries to sound smart by coining a new term nobody else will ever use.

Invisible Meta-Narratives

Games are meant to engage our creativity, but do they do so enough nowadays? Dr. Rance Quest Magnum tries to sound smart by coining a new term nobody else will ever use.