Archaeogaming with Andrew Reinhard – Archaeological Fantasies Ep 97


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By Sara M. Head - Archaeologist. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Today we talk with Andrew Reinhard about his new book Archaeogaming: An Introduction to Archaeology in and of Video Games.
We talk about the Atari ET dig, learn how Metaspace and Meat Space are similar, and talk a lot about No Man's Sky and Andrew's archaeological survey inside the game space.
Show Notes and links of interest:
Andrew Reinhard:
Archaeogaming with Andrew Reinhard (Video)
Meet the Archaeologist: Andrew Reinhard (Video)
The Interactive Pasts Conference: Andrew Reinhard (Video)
Andrew Reinhard on Twitter @adreinhard
Andrew's Book on Amazon Archaeogaming: An Introduction to Archaeology in and of Video Games.
Atari ET Dig:
Atari video game burial
No Man's Sky Archaeological Survey:
A Procedurally Generated Archaeology Mission in No Man’s Sky
Archeologist Digs Into Remains of No Man's SkyAbandoned Player Civilization
The No Man’s Sky Archaeological Survey: One Year In
My Archaeological Methodology in No Man’s Sky
Other Things of interest:
8 Bit Test Pit Podcast with Meghan Dennis, Tara Copplestone, and Andrew Reinhard
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