Game Studies 101 is an online annotated database of games, scholarship, and criticism. Who is this site for?

  • Students who wish to explore a broad range of games and critical resources.
  • Instructors planning an (inter)disciplinary course games, culture, and design.
  • (Non-)Governmental organizations and commercial game designers looking to create games informed by existing research.
  • Game designers interested in the breadth of games on a particular topic or subject.
  • Game enthusiasts interested in exploring game scholarship.


Steve Wilcox – Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor

Alice Bao – Environmental Studies Curator

Dean Mizzi – Human Geography Curator

Michael Hancock – Game Studies Curator

Ryan Clement – Purposeful Games Curator