Podcast #44 – Spiritual Formation in Video Games

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Zach, Ted, and Josh talk about how they got into video games, and how that affected their faith, or spiritual formation. Sounds boring? Well, you’d be wrong! Topics include indie games, Call of Duty, Bally Astrocade, Atari, Super Noah’s Ark 3D, multiplayer co-op, Double Dragon, showing through dialogue, testimony, Star…

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The Difference Between Appearance and Reality: Intentions

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This is a preface to our podcast topic this Saturday – tomorrow, in fact! Are our choices in-game a reflection of our true selves or are we just playing? Do the actions we perform in video games somehow reflect real-world actions, or is there a divorce between the reality of…

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The Greeting

I am Zachery Oliver, and welcome to Theology Gaming, a hopefully informative and interesting take on video games, theology, and entertainment! Throughout my life, a variety of media have been essential in shaping my bizarre skill-set. I have a Master’s Degree in Theological Studies from Boston University for example. What…

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