Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles

"Press the Select Button to Submit": Character Abuse and Player Rationalization
18 Aug 2010 // 8:00 PM

There is no way for a player to disavow their agency in the torture scene featured in Hideo Kojima's original Metal Gear Solid.

'Gamer' dir. Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor (trailer)
30 Aug 2009 // 8:00 PM

Gamer, a film scheduled for release on September 4th, positions itself to take over the box office by promising what viewers want: blood, video games, tormented characters and dirty language. Gerard Butler stars.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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