Portfolio

Here you can find a small selection of papers I’ve published as well as some  of the previews, reviews, and features and I’ve written over the years.

PAPERS

Staines, D. (2010)
Video games and Moral Pedagogy: A Neo-Kohlbergian Approach
Ethics and Game Design: Teaching Values through Play, 35-51

Formosa, P., Ryan, M., Staines, D. (2016)
Papers, Please and the Systemic Approach to Engaging Ethical Expertise in Videogames
Ethics and Information Technology, 18(3), 211-225

Ryan, M., Staines, D., Formosa, P. (2017)
Focus, Sensitivity, Judgement, Action: Four Lenses for Designing Morally Engaging Games
Transactions of the Digital Games Research Association, 3(2), 143-173.

Staines, D., Ryan, M., Formosa, P. (2017)
Morality Play: A Model for Developing Games of Ethical Expertise
Games & Culture, 14(4), 410–429

REVIEWS

Super Mario Galaxy 2 (on-site)
games.on.net, July 2010

Deus Ex: Human Revolution (off-site)
gamespy.com

Batman: Arkham City (on-site)
Official PlayStation Magazine Australia #61, November 2011

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (on-site)
Hyper #246, April 2014

PREVIEWS

New GRID on the block (PDF, 8.5mb)
Hyper #249, July 2014

FEATURES

Videogames and Violence: What are the Facts? (on-site)
Hyper #233, March 2013

What is this thing we call AI? (PDF, 1.6mb)
Hyper #164, July 2009

Inside the Vaults (PDF, 529kb)
Hyper Sci-fi Special, December 2013

Places: The Ocean House Hotel (off-site)
hyper.com.au