Author: Jarrod Castillo

Jarrod Castillo
About

A multi-faceted and multi-award-winning journalist, Jarrod Castillo has covered everything from sports and entertainment to mental health. After graduating from USC with an M.A. in Specialized Journalism, Jarrod cohosts, writes, edits and produces “The Shooting Bricks Podcast,” focusing on sports and video game news. In his free time, he’s perfecting his jump shot, copping sneakers or getting 100,000 gamescore. Catch his bad takes on Twitter on @CastleofJays.

My Posts

Video Games Community

Music and Video Games: What’s the link?

Video games and music seem to be on different levels, but what’s similar about playing an instrument and playing a game?

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NFT Business

Make Way for the Playable NFT!

The NFT, available to viewers who tune into Mythical Games’ E3 Keynote, is playable in Blankos Block Party.

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EndeavorRx Community

ADHD Medication Video Game “EndeavorRx” grabs the community’s attention

According to its website, EndeavorRx is the first – and only – FDA-cleared video game treatment for ADHD.

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Community

KingoCraigoTV fights cerebral palsy with video games. Whoa.

In a Syft exclusive, we talk to Craig Owen, known as KingoCraigoTV, about how his family has dealt with his son Finley’s cerebral palsy.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 12 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 12

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Sarah Ward about how video games have positively affected her life.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 11 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 11

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Sarah Joel Vaughn about how video games have positively affected their life.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 10 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 10

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Rana Vikramaditya about how video games have positively affected his life.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 9 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 9

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Mariah Qaiser about how video games have positively affected her life.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 8 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 8

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Kirsten Carey about how video games have positively affected her life.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 7 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 7

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s own Jose Nateras about how video games have positively affected his life.

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Syft Mental Health Series Part 6 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 6

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Jeffrey Jenkins about how video games have positively affected his life.

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Mental Health Series Part 5 Community

Syft Mental Health Series | Part 5

In this installment of the Mental Health Series, I talk with Syft’s Jay Silver about how video games have positively affected his life.

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