Video Games as Literature

A 13-part course with The Game Professor

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Course Overview

In this course, tour the artistic and literary merits of video games with The Game Professor, including discussions of popular gaming topics. Samuel provides thoughtful explanation of violence in video games, video games as art, gameplay vs. narrative, open worlds, and art games. You'll also gain insight into Destiny, Halo, Beyond Good & Evil, and Bastion through literary analyses, so be sure to play the games before viewing these lessons! Your gaming experience will be all the richer for it.


  • Total Time 2 hr, 40 min
  • Lessons 13
  • Attachments 13
  • Exercises 49
  • 86 CQ

13 Lessons in This Course

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