Gaming in the Classroom w/ Henshin Dad | Episode 198

Can gaming be used to enhance education?

Episode 243 – Playstation Blues, Kingdom Tears The Reformed Gamers

The recent Playstation Showcase was not quite what we expected. Join Logan and Micah as they revisit the Showcase and share their thoughts on what could have made it a lot better. The guys also dig deep into Tears of the Kingdom (no spoilers, of course). In the pre-show, the guys discuss Logan's musical hype stylings, extra discussion around the Playstation Showcase, and how YouTube has made them self-concious. Time Stamps 00:00 Intro 01:48 What We’re Playing 03:36 Tears of the Kingdom Discussion 24:13 Playstation Showcase Round-Up 51:19 Time Jump 57:18 Can Hybrid System Market Handle Much More? 1:00:46 Will Final Fantasy 16 Define the Generation? 1:03:50 Have We Ever Played A Game For the Soundtrack? 1:07:36 How Can Game Controllers Improve? 1:14:50 Patron Shout-Outs 1:16:34 Reco’s & Closing Thoughts Connect With TRG You can catch up with TRG by following us on Twitter, Facebook, and join our Discord server for community game nights! Twitter: YouTube: Website: Discord: Support on Patreon: #playstation #tearsofthekingdom #spiderman2
  1. Episode 243 – Playstation Blues, Kingdom Tears
  2. Episode 242 – We Need To Talk About Phil Spencer, Xbox, and Redfall
  3. Episode 241 – Xbox Dodges The CMA As Well As They Dodge Wrenches
  4. Episode 240 – It's Time to ABANDON the Playstation 4 and Xbox One
  5. Episode 239 – The End of E3

As school begins to start back up across the country, we brought on Henshin Dad himself, Wesley Rea, commemorating his 5th time on the podcast to discuss how teachers can use different aspects of gaming to enhance the classroom. If you’re an educator, new or veteran, you do not want to miss this episode.

What Have We Been Playing (06:15)

Wes brings back the Dark Ages by playing multiple Final Fantasy games. Logan can’t seem to stop playing Sekiro and Adam discusses his frustrations and highlights with the the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD.

 Topic (17:17)

Gaming has many applications. But did you know that gaming can be used in the classroom? The guys discuss gaming’s impact on education through gamification, discuss the different ways it’s implemented, as well as it’s use as a tool to connect with students.

Housekeeping (53:10)

Reco’s! (53:45)

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