Press Start is an open access, peer-reviewed student journal that publishes the best undergraduate and (post)graduate research 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 (post)graduate 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 focus and scope, our information for authors, and our information for reviewers. All articles must be submitted through our website's submission portal

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CFP: Digital Heroisms Special Issue

August 18, 2020

Following the success of the “Digital Heroisms” online conference, we’re excited to announce a call for papers for the Press Start special issue which explores fantasy, the digital, and the concept of heroism. The deadline for abstract submissions is October 1, 2020, with full papers for accepted abstracts due on January 1, 2021. See the full CFP for more information.

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Vol 6 No 1 (2020)
Published: June 9, 2020



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