When was the last time you cried during a video game? Jason and Patrick take a deep dive into all the feels one can… feel… while playing games. They discuss which aspects of video games elicit emotions, the game companies that use emotion to their advantage to tell their stories, and why emotional response in a video game is important. A “Would You Rather” game asks the tough emotional questions.

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  1. Great topic! I definitely have good memories of having (mostly sad) feels from Kingdom Hearts, FFX, and Xenosaga. I also really enjoyed playing Threads of Fate recently. For a short, simple, PS1 game, it does a great job of blending humor, sadness, and light-heartedness!

    The Would You Rather about Tidus’ laugh scene in FFX made me think of this:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOzM4ClFG1o