Games

Play and metapolitics in Angry Goy II

Paper
Shannon Verhoef
06/05/2019
13 minutes to read

This article examines how videogame Angry Goy 2 constructs its anti-Semitic and white supremacist messages, and if this videogame is ready to effectively enter and succeed in the metapolitical arena.

What Pokémon Go teaches us about society

Article
Jan Blommaert
24/10/2018
4 minutes to read

There are sociological and anthropological lessons to be learned from the summer of 2016's biggest hype: Pokémon Go. A generally hidden world of popular screen culture entered the "real" public space. And disturbed it.