Think about it: video games are the chance to see yourself in a new reality, exploring and sublimating your repressed violent childhood fantasies, and often sexual desires, in a virtual world. Freud’s therapy was, in fact, all about exploring the unconscious, which was supposedly littered with repressed ideas and primitive desires both sexual and violent. With boobs, fast cars, children, blood, guts, and boobs, the wild and random world of video games can represent each of the various parts of Freud’s psychosexual stages. Plus, I think he’d be really into Final Fantasy. Read More.
Features By Dashiell Young-Saver
The Star Wars Battlefront community is making a push behind DICE to create a sequel to the series. The company has made some promising remarks, which has led many to think there will be a reveal of the development at E3. But, even though this is a series definitely worth continuing, the prospects remain far from confirmed. Read More.