How do Games Help You Build Social Resilience?

Games can provide a lower stakes environment to practice social skills, build social resilience, and find social connections. Along with being an activity for self-expression, creativity, and fun, games also provide social benefits for many players in powerful ways. Gaming as an act of self-care doesn’t end with relaxation; the…

My Favorite Self-Care Activity? Intense Competitive Games

One of the biggest tenets of (commercialized) self-care is relaxation. Taking time for ourselves and resting for the sake of our physical and mental health traditionally involves performing slow, easygoing activities like reading, taking a long bath or shower, or watching a low-key TV show. For gamers, it might involve…

How is Sim Racing Introducing More Women to Esports?

Join Stefy Bau, a 3-time motocross world champion and advocate for inclusivity for women in gaming and esports, to learn more about the world of Sim Racing and how we can bring equality into the space. To watch more sessions on Ritual Motion’s GUILD, sign up for free now! 

DayZ Is The Ultimate Cozy Game

DayZ might interject a dose of high danger, but beyond that it’s the ultimate cozy game. That’s right. I said it. I’m not going to act like I didn’t write that headline in that specific way, hoping to entice you to click into this Frankenstein’s monster of a video game…

Five Upcoming Cozy Games to Keep An Eye On

Cozy games are a must as the end of summer approaches. Here are five to keep an eye on! As the leaves start to fall and the weather gets chillier… Just kidding. I’m from Georgia and it’s 90 degrees outside on September 3. Anyway, as we hope the leaves will start…

Complexity Signs Women’s VALORANT Team GX3

Complexity GX3 will strive to empower female gamers. Complexity Gaming today announced the signing of GX3, one of the top women’s VALORANT rosters, to form Complexity GX3. In addition to competing in the VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) Game Changers circuit, Complexity GX3 will also put a heavy focus on gender…

Apex Legends: Should Aim Assist be Buffed?

Apex Legends has gathered a lot of attention lately thanks in part to the wave of popular streamers dedicating time to climb the ranks. In late August, Respawn Entertainment announced that tap-strafing would be removed, a mechanic that directly affects M&K (mouse and keyboard) players. Respawn stated that the technique…

How Can Fitness Help You Become a Better Gamer?

Physical fitness is an important part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. How can strength and conditioning help you become a better gamer? Host Monica Miller jumped into the world of exercise with professional strength and conditioning coach Garrett Perrella to talk about how fitness can enhance your gaming expertise. To…

How Can You Find a Job in Esports as a New Grad?

Finding a job in esports as a new grad can be a daunting process. RM GUILD host Monica Miller and Katherine Amoukhteh, Founder of Esports College and Career Pathways, dove into some important tips to help students find their own paths into the industry.   To watch more sessions, check…

Archaeogaming: The Intersection of Archaeology and Video Games

Archaeology has a vital place in and around video games. RM GUILD host Crystal Mills jumped into the archaeogaming universe with Historical Archaeologist Dr. Megan Victor. Archaeogaming is the academic study and intersection between archaeology and video games. To watch more sessions, check out Ritual Motion’s GUILD.

Fashion and Gaming: A RM GUILD Recap

Fashion has become a fascinating topic in the world of esports as organizations develop their own branded clothing lines. From 100 Thieves to Team Liquid, fashion has become an important puzzle piece for many esports organizations. Host Ben Feferman jumped into a discussion with award-winning creative marketer Tanim Ahmed to…