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Dec 4, 2012

Russ Pitts, Features Editor for Polygon is on the podcast this week. We talk the path that led him to writing about video games professionally, including his run as Editor in Chief at The Escapist. Naturally we talk about the origins of Polygon including the pressure of launching a new website, the double-edged sword of creative collaboration, reaction to their "Press Reset" documentary, and the constantly evolving technology that powers

Finally, and most importantly, we talk about the Take This Project, its mission, and the importance of community when it comes to mental health. Enjoy.

Follow Russ on Twitter at @RussPitts and keep up with the latest from the Polygon staff at

And for more information about the Take This Project, go to

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