The Conversation Tree
About This Show
We're a pair of narrative junkies caught up in the gaming scene. We'll be looking at how games impact on culture and vice versa. More chin-stroking than score-giving. We'll also take a look at films and events in and around London town.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 5: Parents – ‘Elizabeth, Why Is Your Mom A Ghost?’
https://archive.org/download/TheConversationTreePodcastEpisode5WhyIsYourMumAGhost/The%20Conversation%20Tree%20Podcast%20Episode%205%20-%20Why%20is%20your%20mum%20a%20ghost.mp3 In which our heroes discuss the way parents are represented in recent games . . . or not represented most of the time, if they’re mums. Questions on our minds were: how do divorce rates and single-parent families affect representation in games? Does the in-game patriarchy reappropriate ‘female suffering’? Daughters, hot or not? Do … Continue reading Episode 5: Parents – ‘Elizabeth, Why Is Your Mom A Ghost?’