Welcome to Episode 1 of the Critical Distance Confab. The CDC podcast is a weekly discussion with a cast drawn from an irregular pool of videogame bloggers and contributors to the Critical Distance website. We discuss issues of design, culture, art, and the industry viewed through the lens of videogame criticism.
In this, the first of a tentatively scheduled weekly podcast, we have an extended discussion about the daunting topic that is Games Criticism.
Our cast for this episode includes:
I apologize for the audio quality as this is our first attempt at a podcast – rest assured that the quality of the recording will improve in subsequent episodes. With that in mind we hope you enjoy the first episode and stay tuned for more in the coming weeks.
- Rock, Paper, Shotgun
- Sparky Clarkson’s Bioshock Compilation
- Corvus Elrod’s Man Bytes Blog
- String Theory: The Illusion of Videogame Interactivity
- Randy Balma: Municipal Abortionist
- You Have to Burn the Rope
- The Passage
- The Marriage