Video Game Religion: Mario in the Underworld and More

Sometimes the blogosphere seems to have a collective consciousness, or at least syncronicity. Four posts related to religion and video games appeared in my reader over the past day or so. First, one that answers the question that has been on everyone’s mind since they first played Super Mario Bros.: What’s Down There?

Well, ChurchCrunch has the answer:

In related news, New Scientist reports that a Godlike princess can not only conquer villains but improve childrens’ behavior. And Faith and Theology discusses Heaven: The Game as theology FAIL.

Finally, Hacking Christianity offers video game Jesus. I’m not sure what I think about it…

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10137491388537194847 Rev. Jeremy Smith

    Thanks for the shoutout Professor!