Dec 13, 2020
Emma and Gil welcome Adrienne Smith, designer of the
card recreation Blitz Champz and
broad receiver for the Boston Renegades girls’s gridiron soccer
group. We focus on the intersection of mass market, youngsters, and sports activities
recreation design, the state of ladies’s soccer in trendy America, and
This episode was recorded on November 16, 2020. A few
weeks later, Vanderbilt introduced their varsity girls’s soccer
goalie, Sarah Fuller, onto their males’s soccer group as a
Note: This would be the final Ludology
episode of 2020! We are taking our annual winter break, throughout
which period there might be no episodes of Ludology, Biography of a
Board Game, or GameTek. We will return on January 10, 2021 with our
annual “State of the Industry” episode with the Podfather, Stephen
2m05s: Wondering how one can
throw a spiral?
3m18s: Adrienne performed for the New York Sharks. Here’s the
net web page for the IFAF.
Jen Welter, the primary feminine coach within the NFL.
5m14s: Gil wrote
a Twitter thread in regards to the historical past of ladies in soccer after
the information about Sarah Fuller broke.
Women’s old-school soccer pants, versus
MC Hammer’s pants.
8m03s: The Women’s
Football Alliance, and the Women’s National Football
10m17s: More data about
Ultimate, initially known as Ultimate Frisbee.
10m42s: More data about
Ultimate Hall of Famer Molly Goodwin.
14m00s: Adrienne is right! The periodic desk of the weather
was first envisioned by Dmitri
Mendeleev. Said he, “I noticed in a dream a desk the place all
components fell into place as required. Awakening, I instantly
wrote it down on a bit of paper, solely in a single place did a
correction later appear mandatory.”
21m56s: You can hear extra from our interview with graphic/recreation
designer Daniel Solis on Ludology
204 – The Eyes Have It.
a better take a look at Adrienne’s “Passing TD” card.
27m26s: You can hear extra from our interview with mass market
toy/recreation designer Kim Vandenbrouke on Ludology
212 – Inventing Play.
29m47s: Here’s a clip of the
superb Kyler Murray “Hail Mary” move that by some means landed in
D’Andre Hopkins’ arms. This occurred the day earlier than we recorded. (I
don’t advocate Bills followers clicking on that hyperlink.)
34m28s: Adrienne is speaking about New England Patriots head
Belichick, winner of 6 Super Bowls.
42m46s: More data about Gotham Girls’ Roller
Derby, the NYC-based curler derby group. (There are
different unbelievable curler derby organizations all over the world, like
the world #1-ranked Rose City
Rollers in Portland, OR, and the world #2-ranked Victorian Roller Derby League in Melbourne,
Australia, all run by the Women’s Flat
Track Derby Association.)
44m17s: You can hear extra about Omari Akhil’s views on the
intersection of sports activities and video games in Ludology
233 – A Sporting Chance.
55m26s: The legendary arcade recreation Galaga.
58m37s: It might not have been a twister that hit NYC on November
it appears to have come very shut to 1.
data about Title IX, handed within the US in 1972, which prohibits
discrimination in schooling primarily based on intercourse. The upshot of that is
that for many sports activities, if a faculty needed to discipline a males’s group in a
given sport, they needed to discipline a girls’s group as effectively.
Warner Football is a US group for youth soccer,
roughly equal to Little League baseball. It’s named for
Pop Warner. Also, extra details about
Utah Girls Tackle Football.
1h10m51s: If you wish to know extra about minorities within the
center ages, an awesome place to begin is People of Color in European Art
1h13m48s: Here’s Adrienne’s Instagram