Matthew Barr, Part II: Multiplayer Game Skills

Premiere DateJun 14, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:55 Matthew Barr
04:02 Discipline to Prevent Detriment
05:49 Multiplayer vs. Single Player
10:02 Outro
10:39 In Your Head SKATERS
15:05 Finish

Matthew Barr discusses his belief in moderation and discipline with video games, and why his study focused primarily on multiplayer games.

Matthew Barr is a lecturer in the School of Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute at the University of Glasgow. He’s also the author of a recently published paper exploring the effect of video games on educational skills.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…