Month: September 2014

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Staff Picks: 10 Most Important Books

On the heels of the Facebook trend “10 books that have stayed with you in some way,” we decided to generate our own top 10 list because unsurprisingly we are all pretty geeky about books. While the Facebook trend veers between most beloved and those that have stayed with you (overlapping, but not necessarily the same),…

Video still from the Hellblade Development Diary 3

Get Your Game On Wednesday

Developing a female protagonist – Hellblade Development Diary The folks at Ninja Theory are working on their latest game, Hellblade, and creating a development diary videos as they go. In the third installment, the discuss the process of creating a female protagonist. Gauntlet is back! I loved the classic Gauntlet arcade game especially because I…

Gotham TV Show Logo. FOX Batman, DC Comics. 2014.

Gotham Gossip: Episode 1

Last night, plucky WWAC writer Ardo and I connected via cyberspace to take in the premiere of DC’s newest foray into the wonderful world of comic book TV: Gotham. Today, dear reader, we bring you our impressions.   Dark dark dark dark dark growly police talk dark dark dark #Gotham — Laura Harcourt (@blueofthebay) September…

Incredible Indie Tuesdays: A Pay-What-You-Want Bonanza!

Alison Bechdel’s New Graphic Novel Focuses on Fitness Struggles Fresh off the announcement of her MacArthur “genius grant” award, the first reveal of Alison Bechdel’s new work has arrived.  The Secret to Superhuman Strength will, like her previous works, focus on auto-biography as Bechdel chronicles her decades-long obsession with various fitness fads and athletic hobbies…