8-Bit Philosophy

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Welcome to the official site of 8-Bit Philosophy, the show where video games make you smart. Want to learn about Marxism through Mario Bros.? Or Plato’s Allegory of the Cave through Zelda? Or how about the Myth of Sisyphus through Donkey Kong? 8-Bit Philosophy is your go-to resource for learning about fundamental philosophy concepts through the lens of classic 8-bit video games.

Get introduced to philosophers including Jean-Paul Sartre, Niccolò Machiavelli, Friedrich Nietzsche, Martin Heidegger, Socrates, Zeno of Elea, René Descartes, Søren Kierkegaard, Immanuel Kant, and more!

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The Brilliant Deception of Inception

The Brilliant Deception of Inception

The Philosophy of Rick and Morty

The Philosophy of Rick and Morty

Why Do We Binge During the Holidays? <br /> 8-Bit Philosophy

Why Do We Binge During the Holidays?
8-Bit Philosophy

The Philosophy of Fallout

The Philosophy of Fallout

The Hidden Meaning of <br />Halo

The Hidden Meaning of
Halo

Is Kanye West Even Human? <br /> 8-Bit Philosophy

Is Kanye West Even Human?
8-Bit Philosophy

The Hidden Messages in GTA V (Grand Theft Auto V)

The Hidden Messages in GTA V (Grand Theft Auto V)

Does Money Own You? <br /> 8-Bit Philosophy

Does Money Own You?
8-Bit Philosophy

Is Batman Just? <br /> 8-Bit Philosophy

Is Batman Just?
8-Bit Philosophy

Why Do We Take Selfies? <br /> 8-Bit Philosophy

Why Do We Take Selfies?
8-Bit Philosophy

Is Boredom Worse than Death?

Is Boredom Worse than Death?

The Philosophy of Bioshock

The Philosophy of Bioshock

Is Gender Real?

Is Gender Real?

Are Psychedelic Drugs<br />GOOD For You?

Are Psychedelic Drugs
GOOD For You?

Is Technology Killing Your Creativity?

Is Technology Killing Your Creativity?

Should Animals <br> Have Human Rights? (Pokémon + Speciesism)

Should Animals
Have Human Rights? (Pokémon + Speciesism)

Do We Crave Fascism? <br> (Freud & Psychoanalysis)

Do We Crave Fascism?
(Freud & Psychoanalysis)

Can We Trust The Media?<br>Baudrillard

Can We Trust The Media?
Baudrillard

Is God Useful?

Is God Useful?

Is The American Dream A Sham?

Is The American Dream A Sham?