Can Video Games Be A Spiritual Experience? | Game/Show | PBS Digital Studios

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    Have you ever had an experience while gaming that was so transcendent, so powerful, that it could almost be described as spiritual? Whether you consider yourself a religious person or not, the feeling of cosmic connectedness can strike anyone.

    But is there something about videogames that lends to this elevated experience? Can they be more than merely a game? Watch the episode and find out!

    ASSETS:
    https://docs.google.com/document/d/14OUUwD3Tr9gdriX-e5g1npq-75vRwGHuxwj4_hiSqj0/edit

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    MUSIC:

    "Oh Damn!" by CJVSO
    https://soundcloud.com/downpitched/cjvso-oh-damn

    "Digital Sonar" by Brink

    "Mindphuck" by Known To Be Lethal
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-cyr7l9yBw

    "After Hours"

    "Lakes" by Chooga
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8hnsQc9ST0

    "Beautiful Days" by Extan
    https://soundcloud.com/extandnb/beautiful-days

    "Spectrum Subdiffusion Mix" by Foniqz
    https://soundcloud.com/subdiffusion/foniqz-spectrum-subdiffusion

    "Good Way Song" by Electronic Rescue

    "Alice y Bob" by Javier Rubio and Parsec
    https://archive.org/details/escala19_vvaa_escala_no_uniforme

    "Sleet" by Kubbi
    https://soundcloud.com/kubbi/kubbi-sleet

    "Toaster" by Kubbi
    https://soundcloud.com/kubbi/toaster

    "Patriotic Songs of America" by New York Military Band and the American Quartet
    http://freemusicarchive.org/music/New_York_Military_Band_and_the_American_Quartet/Edison_Amberol_457/cusb-cyl3890d

    "Lets Go Back To The Rock" by Outsider
    https://www.jamendo.com/en/artist/4402/outsider

    "Run" by Outsider
    https://www.jamendo.com/en/artist/4402/outsider

    "Fame" by Statue of Diveo
    https://www.jamendo.com/en/artist/352814/statueofdiveo

    "Freedom Weekends" by Statue of Diveo
    https://www.jamendo.com/en/artist/352814/statueofdiveo

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    And thanks to Iain Andrews for the use of his photos in the background: http://enwandrews.tumblr.com/

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