I went to Wondercon 2015 this weekend and it was a blast! I hadn’t been to a con since Comic-Con 2009 and the reason why has been for the fact that I was focused on only that convention, as far as comic books are concerned, and tickets are as rare as elvish mithril (which is… Read more »
I have loved Mad Max since I was 13 years old. It was around this time that I discovered Fallout 1&2 and had played them into oblivion, so when I heard that there was a movie that felt like Fallout, I was all over it. My first introduction was The Road Warrior the second film… Read more »
I am about to step out for work this morning, but then I had coffee, and BOOM! My brain started working! And now I am here and I going to touch upon topics in this series of blogs, in the morning, that I am calling “Morning Jolt”. These are tiny micro blogs, or at least… Read more »
We all love video games, I know I do, but there are times when the story telling is just bad. I am going to go over a storytelling mechanic that is overused and that’s audio logs. Many a gamer will point toward the original Bioshock as being the game that really made this mechanic as popular… Read more »
Now, before you get your tights in a bunch, this article is based 100% off of my opinions and contains facts to back up what I am saying. So suck it. You see, swords are very hard to make, even today they are difficult to actually pull off correctly. They take time to make, which brings… Read more »
I am not going to talk about what sword fight is the best in film, or even what is the worst one, but rather I am going to talk about the art form itself and how it has really fallen in Hollywood film. Yes, they are still thrilling, but when I stopped watching the fight,… Read more »
Through the typewriters of your mind.
The opening lines of a book are always the most important, but what if that’s all there was? During lunch at work, I had a thought, a dangerous game to play, but I wondered what would happen if I strung together a bunch of first sentences? Could I make a story out them? Here is… Read more »
I have a freaking hover bike, it’s called a Sparrow, and I can do wicked cool jumps in it. I ride this vehicle across the surface of Venus and find a pack of Fallen soldiers, aliens that look like an evil Jiminy Cricket. I take out my scout rifle, throw a grenade, and attack the… Read more »
Life has been a bit nuts as of late!