A Grimm Ending.

I remember watching the series teasers for Grimm years ago. Dark renditions of fairy tales really appeal to me because they are canvases for interesting ideas; taking familiar myths and melding them altogether into something new. In the last few weeks I’ve been binge-watching the entire series and I finally got to the end yesterday. […]

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The Yu-Gi-Oh Online Community.

I can finally play Yu-Gi-Oh against humans. They have the technology. And the epic background music. This is because of the community that grew around the game online. I mostly grew up watching the anime and playing the video games. I remember that Eternal Duelist Soul was one of the first cartridges I bought for […]

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Sci-fi Preferences.

Here’s a disclaimer: It’s probably my bad for trying to put these under the science fiction umbrella. There are probably actual and better names for the genres I’ll be describing. But any field that is systematically studied is a science, right? As per Clarke’s third law: Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. I do not […]

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Bits from GameDev Story

GameDev Story was one of the first tycoon games that hit the mobile market. It’s a simple management simulator on the outside but it provides players with their fantasies of creating video game studios of their own. KairoSoft certainly followed this format of fulfillment to make their franchise of “Story” games. Game mechanics are almost non-existent. […]

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