It’s Two-Topic Tuesday! First, Paul somewhat reluctantly shares his initial findings from Dragon Age: Inquisition after only 20 hours of play. Thanks, ridiculous expectations of games journalism! Then Mary dives into the Wiseman and Burch study of teenage gamers that reveals that our tireless efforts to recruit junior social justice warriors is finally showing concrete results. It’s lovely when science tells us something we want to hear and holds up to skepticism.
- Check out this big, crunchy forum on DAI combat and how it relates to previous DAs, filled with both praise and griping.
- Here’s the Bioware developers’ blog post on trans character Krem.
- This great Polygon article parses and explains the study.
- Here are the Wiseman and Burch study presentation slides.