Video games! There’s a reason we play them, and a lot of it has to do with story…

 

This episode focuses mostly on Overwatch and RiME (but we talk about other games too!)

 

Our friend, Steve Saylor – who’s been a guest on Hardcover – is legally blind, and this is his experience with VR: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBMVZJLwgQo

 

Today’s harmonica segment: what’s your favourite video game and why? (Or what’s your favourite game for each console?) Tweet us about it @hardcoverradio!

 

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This week, we’re discussing a video game franchise that has made a huge impact on popular culture: The Legend of Zelda!

 

Breath of the Wild, the newest game in the series, is one of the highest rated video games by critics and players alike!

 

Tweet us your favourite Zelda game or experience @hardcoverradio!

 

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A comic that changed the way we think about the genre, Maus by Art Spiegelman is considered one of the most controversial as well as influential graphic novels.

 

Originally a serial released through Raw magazine, Maus was published in two parts (1986 and 1991) and was later collected into one book.

 

 

Art used mice and cats to represent the Jewish and German characters in Maus. However, this classification falls apart many times throughout the narrative, like in this panel, where the identity of the character is unclear.

this one

 

Harmonica segment: tell us about your favourite graphic novels @hardcoverradio!

 

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