Echo Screen Live #62: The Silk Road to Hell...

Silk Road – a drug trafficking website, among other things – was recently shut down and its founder captured by the US Government. What does this mean for the “wild west” of the internet? Does this signal the downfall of anonymity and near-complete freedom on the internet? And if so, is that ultimately good or bad?

That, news tids and bits, and your questions on this episode of Echo Screen Live!

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Echo Screen Live #61: The Place of Politics in Video Games

Politics and video games go together like peanut butter and motor oil – or do they? The intersection of these topics has been happening for decades, but are video games the correct battlefront to argue about feminism, violence, and free speech? Or is it just an artistic medium that is meant to be enjoyed?

That, news tids and bits, and your questions on this episode of Echo Screen Live!

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Echo Screen Live #60: Has Hollywood Lost Its Way?

With every passing decade, it seems like Hollywood creates more sequels, remakes, and adaptations – and less original content. But is this really the case? And if so, is it a problem? The guys discuss and debate.

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Echo Screen Live #59: Games That Are Art

Video games as art is an old debate, but maybe it’s time the guys put forth their candidates for which games truly meet the definition. What games evoke emotion and feeling – without getting into characters or story? What games push mental ability? What exemplifies video games as a medium for storytelling that rivals literature, music, or movies?

That, news tids and bits, and your questions on this episode of Echo Screen Live!

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