Lisa Gotto is Professor for Media and Game Studies at Cologne Game Lab, Cologne University of the Applied Sciences. From 2011 to 2012 she was also Visiting Professor at the Institute for Culture and Aesthetics of Digital Media (ICAM) at the Leuphana University Lüneburg. She co-founded and co-edits (together with Prof. Dr. Gundolf S. Freyermuth) the book series Bild und Bit. Studien zur digitalen Medienkultur (“Studies in Digital Media Culture”, Bielefeld: transcript). She is also member of the editorial board of Journal of Gaming and Virtual Worlds (Bristol: Intellect Ltd.). Lisa Gotto’s main research interests are in media history and media theory, film studies, and digital media culture.