Call For Papers

Video Game Art Reader Accepting Submissions for 2018 Issue

  VGA Reader Call for Papers—Issue 2: SURVIVAL STRATEGY “IT’S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS.” – Old Man, The Legend of Zelda In an era of ecological, social, and political crisis, when contemporary media inundates us daily with apocalyptic scenarios, video games can act as a valuable means of psychological escape. However, video games— as unique, participatory works of art— can also model both individual and collaborative means of survival through the experience of play. Video games offer opportunities to navigate both historical and fictional conflicts, traverse landscapes devastated by climate change or nuclear holocaust, and manage the limited…