Michael Abbott

Michael Abbott writes and hosts the Brainy Gamer blog and podcast. He has also written for Kill Screen, Gamasutra, and other publications. Michael chairs the theater department at Wabash College, where he teaches performance, film studies, and courses devoted to video games. He is the recipient of the McLain-McTurnan Arnold Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Dec. 15 2011 1:22 PMThe Gaming ClubMy long love affair with Zelda.
Dec. 13 2011 12:42 PMThe Gaming ClubNo game shocked my system as violently as Dark Souls.
Dec. 14 2011 12:51 PMThe Gaming ClubHas Nintendo lost its cultural cachet?
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