Press Start

Press Start is an open access, peer-reviewed student journal that publishes the best undergraduate and postgraduate research, essays and dissertations from across the multidisciplinary subject of Game Studies. The Editorial Board and Reviewers are comprised of students and recent graduates.

If you're an undergraduate or postgraduate student (or a recent graduate) with an academic interest in video games and would like to find out more about publishing your work in Press Start (or are interested in becoming a Reviewer or member of the Editorial Board), please take a look at our Editorial Policies and Submissions guidelines.

Announcements

 

New Issue and Call for Papers

 
The latest issue of Press Start is now online: http://press-start.gla.ac.uk/index.php/press-start/issue/view/5  
Posted: 2016-12-07 More...
 

Game development students sought for new writing partnership initiative

 

Over the coming months, we're trialling a new initiative that will pair up confident writers with excellent game development students to help support the development of collaborative articles for Press Start.

 
Posted: 2016-09-30 More...
 

Special Issue published

 

The Editorial Board are delighted to announce that our special issue, entitled 'Negotiating Gamer Identities', has now been published:

http://press-start.gla.ac.uk/index.php/press-start/issue/view/4

The call for papers to appear in our next regular issue is now open.

 
Posted: 2016-07-19
 
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Vol 3, No 2 (2016)

Table of Contents

Editorial

Matthew Barr, Landon Kyle Berry, Mahli-Ann Butt, Daniel Joseph Dunne, Charlie Ecenbarger, Sarah Beth Evans, Lorraine Murray, Michael James Scott, Lars de Wildt
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i-iii

Articles

Matthew Hudson
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1-21
Eirik Evert Elias Jungar
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22-47
Aditya Deshbandhu
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48-64

Commentary

Conor Patrick Mckeown
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65-69

Critical Insights

Charles Ecenbarger
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70-73