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May 8, 2021

Play Up is a monthly segment where Meaning What producer and co-host Christopher Scott McNeill explores unique and innovative storytelling in video games. This month, Chris talks about Canadian game designer Kan Gao's To the Moon and its roots in the 16-bit era of Chris's childhood.


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Play Up is a product of it's no sam studios

Created, written, and hosted by Christopher Scott McNeill

Produced Christopher S. McNeill, with help from Mason Hershenow and Sean Ang

Edited by Christopher S. McNeill

Mixed by Mason Hershenow

Theme music: "CopyLoop" by Mason Hershenow.

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