Podcast: Next Gen News #130

Why humor is important even in the most serious of games.

Erik Norris, Joey Davidson & Mike Whiteby Erik Norris, Joey Davidson & Mike White


Why so serious?

That’s the question our panelists Joey Davidson, Mike White and Erik Norris tackle in this week’s episode of Next Gen News. Comedy is a critical element of the human experience, so why is it missing from some of our favorite games? Is it because game developers want their art form taken more seriously? Or is it maybe due to the fact that video game storytelling is still in its infancy? We debate in this week’s show.

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Erik Norris
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