• Jim Sterling

Podquisition 348: Educated in the Arts


We are cultured, worldly sophisticates.


Games we played this week include: Road 96 (9:30) The Ascent (14:30) Aliens: Fireteam Elite (17:20) Twelve Minutes (23:55) Psychonauts 2 (29:25) Train Simulator (37:50)

News things talked about in this episode: Roblox exploits child labor for profit (39:15) www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gXlauRB1EQ


State of California expands suit, claims Activision may have destroyed evidence of abuse (44:30) www.axios.com/activision-blizzar…-43c7c2d3f3ca.html


Electronic Arts is releasing patents on accessibility features (49:20) www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-…to-do-the-same


The market for retro games might be as full of fraud as every speculative market that came before. (53:25) www.videogameschronicle.com/news/report…ame-prices/


Twitch’s tags are being used to engage in coordinated hate raids on minority streamers. (59:20) www.washingtonpost.com/video-games/2…ybersecurity/