Category:  God

By Sully, August 3, 2016 Comments Off on Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy God, God Connection

We as a people, and gamers in particular, have an obsession with living in a post-apocalyptic world. Whether that apocalypse is caused by a zombie outbreak, a nuclear fallout or a demonic portal opening, we seek out these altered realities… Read More »

By Jesse Rivas, April 7, 2014 Comments Off on Rebuke of the Devourer God, God Connection

Over the years, Zynga has become one of the most well known gaming developers. They first hit the limelight with the creation of the popular Facebook game, FarmVille, followed closely by CityVille and many others. Hordes of users, including myself,… Read More »

By Scott Fitton, January 1, 2013 Comments Off on What Can We Learn from Newtown? God Connection

Newtown, Connecticut bore witness to the most recent school shooting in the U.S., as a gunman made his way into an elementary school and opened fire, killing more than 20 people.  Most of the dead were school children.  Not much… Read More »

By Sully, November 24, 2012 Comments Off on ‘Jesus for the Win’ Interview Features, God Connection

INTERVIEW: MIKEE BRIDEGES We talk with the man behind Gamechurch.com and the Jesus for the Win book.   So tell people who haven’t had a chance to pick up the book what it is basically about. We’re called Gamechurch.com. We… Read More »

By Sully, November 22, 2012 Comments Off on Call to Action God Connection

One of the things that make video games so great is that you are asked to participate in the action rather than sit by and passively take in your media. You have to go out there and save the world… Read More »

By Jesse Rivas, November 21, 2012 Comments Off on The Red Key God Connection

“Please God, please help me,” I overheard my nephew ask while playing a videogame in the next room. Finding this strange, I walked in to see this eight-year old praying while killing evil spoons in Chex’s first person shooter named… Read More »

By Victoria, October 25, 2012 Comments Off on Stand Up For Yourself God Connection

As a female gamer, I have come up against a lot of sexism and cruelty. I’ve been insulted, written off, looked down upon, and mocked for playing games. People will decide they don’t want to be on my team if… Read More »

By Jesse Rivas, September 16, 2012 Comments Off on To Zerg Rush or Not to Zerg Rush God Connection

Zerg is, in my opinion, the best and most disturbing race in StarCraft. They are the quickest to get a rush together, being able to usually attack before any other race. They are the best expanders, being able to take… Read More »

By Jesse Rivas, September 11, 2012 3 God Connection

“Two down, but three more are coming across the bridge,” the steady but firm sniper’s voice is heard in our team chat. “Roger that, flag room is secure. Turret built and upgraded,” our engineer replies. “What about the elevator shaft?”… Read More »

By Jesse Rivas, September 9, 2012 3 God Connection

Early on in the development of one of the first online games, “Ultimate Online,” there was an exploit that led to the in-game death of the head designer, Lord British. During the beta, he called an in-game assembly for all… Read More »