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Episode 016 and 017: Grinding My Ass Off

This week’s guest…one of my two amazing siblings David Stemen!

What makes video games so dang fun? Especially the Animal Crossing franchise, known for literally revolving around menial tasks and paying back debt. David and I deep dive into our mutual love for this life simulation game that exploded and still dominates the Nintendo market. This is a two part series! Stay tuned for Part 2!

Listen to Part 1 here and Part 2 here.

Misc. Mentions:

Nakey Jakey  (video game essays that are also hilarious)

I am a Very Awkward Girl in Nerdy Activities 

Animal Crossing Wiki

The Rhetoric of Video Games

Juli Clover for Huffington Post “What Makes Animal Crossing An Addictive Game?

Stephen Totilo on Kotaku 

Reddit Commentator Doesn’t Get it

Questions? Comments? Miscellania?

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