Game studies histories

There’s been some discussion recently about game studies as a field. What defines it. What discussions dominate it. The usual wranglings over intellectual histories within scholarly (and I suppose other) domains. It’s something I’ve certainly thought about before. Back in 2009 I wrote a piece trying to disrupt some of the framing around the field.…

Watch Me Play out soon

Really thrilled to announce that my upcoming book on games and live streaming will be out (from Princeton University Press) in October. Just in time for TwitchCon! In addition to being available at Amazon (for pre-order there now too), a free Creative Commons pdf will also be available at