Game Theory: Fallout, BOOM! Headshot

Game Theory: Fallout, BOOM! Headshot

Grab your tickets to the gun show, ’cause we’re checking out the real-life effectiveness of headshots. We’re looking at ballistics, neuroscience, gun regulations, and physics to see whether your character could survive getting shot at point-blank range during the opening of Fallout: New...

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Game Theory: Zelda, Potions and Power Bands

Game Theory: Zelda, Potions and Power Bands

Link has some of the best items in gaming, but just how useful are they in real life? Are Hyrule’s potions and power bands just scams aimed at stealing our hero’s hard-earned...

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Game Theory: Mass Effect 2, Zombie Shepard

Game Theory: Mass Effect 2, Zombie Shepard

We unearth the mysteries behind Mass Effect’s Lazarus Project to see just how close we are to reanimating the dead, uncovering a potential plot twist for Mass Effect...

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Game Theory: Boobs

Game Theory: Boobs

Why are you reading this description? It’s about boobs. What more do you need? We’re checking out the best breasts in gaming to see whose humdingers are 100%...

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Game Theory: LA Noire, The Human Lie Detector

Game Theory: LA Noire, The Human Lie Detector

Can playing LA Noire make you into a human lie detector? Yes! Become an expert on the body language of liars with the help of MatPat and some special guest...

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Game Theory: Call of Duty, Modern War Crimes

Game Theory: Call of Duty, Modern War Crimes

Are the heroes in the Call of Duty franchise really war criminals? The Red Cross seems to think so and they want them tried for their crimes. Should they be? Just how guilty are Price, Soap, and Makarov? We’re looking at the Geneva Conventions to find out, and I guarantee the answer isn’t what you...

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Game Theory: Skyrim, On the Subject of Arrows and Knees

Game Theory: Skyrim, On the Subject of Arrows and Knees

The knees of Skyrim are facing a crisis and only Game Theory knows who is behind the arrow attacks. We’re looking at Viking culture, law, and medicine, the history of archery, and knee anatomy to finally put a stop to this overused...

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Game Theory: A Merry Racist Jynx-mas

Game Theory: A Merry Racist Jynx-mas

Rhyming couplets, international holiday racism, and Pokemon: The perfect recipe for a seasonal episode. It’s Pokemon Part 3: Part 2: The Game Theory Christmas Special, Starring...

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Game Theory: Final Fantasy 7, Shinra, Mako, and Oil

Game Theory: Final Fantasy 7, Shinra, Mako, and Oil

World-dominating utility companies? Sounds farfetched. But there may be a little more reality that you’d expect in the seventh installment of the Final Fantasy series. A formerly unreleased episode that I’ve updated, check out Game Theory’s second look at Sephiroth and the Midgar...

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Game Theory: Star Fox, Do a Barrel Roll

Game Theory: Star Fox, Do a Barrel Roll

When is a barrel roll not a barrel roll? When it’s in Star...

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