Pieter Smal's Blog
Pieter Smal is studying toward a masters degree in musicology at the University of Pretoria. He is passionate about music and video games. You can read more about him at smalpieter.wix.com/index
In this essay, Pieter Smal analyses his soundtrack for the South African indie game Monsters and Medicine.
In this essay Pieter Smal discusses the planes of vulnerability in id Software's ultimate platformer.
In this article, Pieter Smal presents a broad overview of the evolution of video games: 2006 - 2016.
Piracy in Third World countries is a prevalent criminal activity. Furthermore, the financial imbalance between rich and poor only seem to strengthens the pirate cause. In this essay Pieter Smal seeks a solution to the problem of piracy in the Third World.
In this article, Pieter Smal discusses the music of the Tomb Raider games 1996-2015.
'Rise of the Tomb Raider' presented a clever turn on the Christian canon. In this article, Pieter Smal compares game mythology with the gnostic gospels, the legend of the Holy Grail, and historical Christianity.
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Bizarre coming from EA - ...
Bizarre coming from EA - considering how harmful their microtransactions are with regards to psychological manipulation and gambling.
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