October 918 2020

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Sven Vößing

Sven Vößing began to work in the videogame business back in 2009. A freelancer who describes his job as "i´ll do everything for money“, he currently edits a print magazine, produces the podcasts for the devcom and organizes events like the Cosplay Village at Gamescom.

Events


Censorship vs. Ethics in a Digital World

Anonymous racist and sexist insults, public shaming and shitstorms in social networks seem to have become the norm. Digital propaganda is one of the biggest dangers in today's (media) world. How do you, as a part of this world, make yourself aware of your responsibility? Who bears responsibility for actions and their consequences in virtual space? Where does censorship begin? This talk is looking ...

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Games behind the Iron Curtain 1

30 years after the German reunification, a talk series looks back at how games were played behind the Iron Curtain in the Eastern Bloc in the 1980s and how games were developed there. We interview Volker Strübing, who is reappraising his youth with a documentary film about the home computer scene in the GDR; Jaroslav Švelch, whose book "Gaming the Iron Curtain" reports on the 1980s in ...

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Games behind the Iron Curtain 2

30 years after the German reunification, a talk series looks back at how games were played behind the Iron Curtain in the Eastern Bloc in the 1980s and how games were developed there. We interview Volker Strübing, who is reappraising his youth with a documentary film about the home computer scene in the GDR; Jaroslav Švelch, whose book "Gaming the Iron Curtain" reports on the 1980s in ...

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Games behind the Iron Curtain 3

30 years after the German reunification, a talk series looks back at how games were played behind the Iron Curtain in the Eastern Bloc in the 1980s and how games were developed there. We interview Volker Strübing, who is reappraising his youth with a documentary film about the home computer scene in the GDR; Jaroslav Švelch, whose book "Gaming the Iron Curtain" reports on the 1980s in ...

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Games behind the Iron Curtain 4

30 years after the German reunification, a talk series looks back at how games were played behind the Iron Curtain in the Eastern Bloc in the 1980s and how games were developed there. We interview Volker Strübing, who is reappraising his youth with a documentary film about the home computer scene in the GDR; Jaroslav Švelch, whose book "Gaming the Iron Curtain" reports on the 1980s in ...

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Games behind the Iron Curtain 5

30 years after the German reunification, a talk series looks back at how games were played behind the Iron Curtain in the Eastern Bloc in the 1980s and how games were developed there. We interview Volker Strübing, who is reappraising his youth with a documentary film about the home computer scene in the GDR; Jaroslav Švelch, whose book "Gaming the Iron Curtain" reports on the 1980s in ...

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Battle of the consoles – David vs. Goliath

Tommy Tallarico (USA) is known as a multi-talent in the games industry. He has worked on countless games, produced and hosted the TV show Electric Playground TV and created the concert series Video Games Live. Now he is taking up the fight of David against Goliath: With his new game console, he is competing against the industry giants Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft. Intellivision Amico offers ...

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