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The Past is a Word I Can’t Spell

INTRO I love making stuff, especially stuff that bends the rules of what we think of as archaeology, design or games. Recently a really awesome mini-jam caught my…

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Interactive Pasts: A Thank-You Letter to VALUE

Warning: This piece is way more personal and mushy than my usual writing, and I went backwards and forwards as to whether I should post it up before eventually…

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Part 2: Archaeogaming, an idea and a bot

This blog post is the second in a short series about the @archaeogameideabot (which is comprised of a crowd-sourcing thing on top of a generator which spits ideas out…

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The Grand Challenges of My Archaeology

This (long overdue) post is part of the Blogging Archaeology Carnival hosted by Doug’s Archaeology – You can read more about the great initiative here. My research for…

ASA 2015: Poster Competition

From the 10th to the 13th I was in beautiful Edinburgh for the 3rd Annual Student Archaeology conference, presenting the poster (shown below) and a paper (to be…

Dave McD: Accuracy?! Part 1: A Passing Thought.

Hi all! Dave is back again for a guest post on accuracy – please do feel free to comment or discuss as Dave would love to hear your thoughts…

Ludolunch

Over the weekend I was hanging out with my long-time fave Australian Matt (who we should all congratulate for being amazingly clever and getting a job in Leeds…

Dave McD: As You Were Saying…

This week Dave tackles one of my personal pet peeves: the academic winge about games produced by AAA companies with limited action planned going forward – and incedently…

Dave McD: As Standard

This week Dave provides insights into some of the underpinning elements of game development and critically evaluates the role of standardisation within the games industry and how this…

Media, Language and Archaeological Narratives – An Experiment With Conference Papers In Twine

At the recent DHIS conference – held at the University of York – I presented a somewhat experimental paper which aimed to discuss and illustrate the ways in…