Monthly Archives: October 2014

Pactober

When Pac-Man 2 came out, there were already several Pac-Man sequels, spinoffs and remixes. There was Ms Pac-Man, Pac-Man Jr, Pac Land, a really complicated looking Pac-Man boardgame, Pac-Man conversions to every platform available, and more. But none of them … Continue reading

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Castlevania: Symphony of the Mike Part 3 – Inverted Hassle

In Part 1 I used my experiences with tourettes and OCD to look at Dracula. In Part 2 I looked at Alucard’s history of abuse and how it has marked him. Now in the final part of this series, I’m going … Continue reading

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Castlevania: Symphony of the Mike, Part 2 – A Miserable Pile of Secrets

In the first part of this series, we looked at the psychology of Dracula and how his behavior evokes the feelings that go along with some neurological conditions. I used my own experiences with OCD and tourettes to look at … Continue reading

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Tarot and What Is Winning Anyways?

I’ve been thinking about Tarot more than usual these days, in no small part due to Mattie Brice’s recent writings on the subject. I think what is most interesting to me about her recent exploration on Tarot is how it connects … Continue reading

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Scribbly Walrus

Scribbly Walrus is a quick game I made to help me get over some of my generic-tortured-artist ‘oh I can’t release/ask for money/care about my art because it isn’t polished enough.” Abstract ideas of polish are the enemy of art. … Continue reading

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