MY ANNUAL REVIEW 2021

  • handled product communications on Koch Media and Deep Silver community and social media channels for a three-digit number of different video and computer game titles as an Social Media and Community Manager GSA
  • taught four courses (game studies, online communications, media history, media ethics) as a lecturer at Fresenius University of Applied Science 
  • taught one course (game studies) as a lecturer at SRH Heidelberg
  • taught one course (game journalism) as a lecturer at LMU Munich
  • worked as a conceptionalist (game design / game analysis) for IU International University of Applied Sciences
  • co-published a book about game journalism (w/ Norman Volkmann & Christof Zurschmitten)
  • published three book chapters in game studies anthologies
  • published / co-published 29 game / media culture articles in / at paidia.de, nahaufnahmen.ch, titel-kulturmagazin.de, languageatplay.de, krautgaming.de, spielkult.hypotheses.org  
  • maneuvered games department at nahaufnahmen.ch through its nineth year together with Norman Volkmann
  • got invited to talks, workshops, podcasts at / for University of Saarland, LMU Munich, University of Applied Science Dortmund, GameCamp Munich, Federal Agency for Civic Education, Game Insider, OK Cool  
  • completed remote advanced training about internet ethics as well as developing ethical arguments  
  • continued editing Game Studies Watchlist, a weekly game culture, game research and game design newsletter on Telegram & Signal
  • continued producing @gamestudies, a regular education format on TikTok in order to push game studies as a subject and research field  
  • started producing @Hörspieler, a regular entertainment format on TikTok with audio play / audio dramas recommendations
  • continued the bi-weekly podcast (w/ Nicole Lange) Pilot Pickups talking about pilot episodes of tv shows 
  • started the monthly podcast (w/Torsten Kathke) Die letzten Detektive talking about the 80s radio audio show Der letzte Detektiv
  • continued working as a freelance proofreader 
  • re-started working for voice-over projects
  • continued blogging at FirstPersonWriter 
  • continued teaching self-protection and conflict management classes both online and in person at SV Planegg