In late 2018, I had the wonderful opportunity to curate a body of writing about one of my favorite video game series of all time, Mass Effect, for Critical Distance, a site invested in bringing forward the best writing about games available on the internet today. Over the course of creating this body of works, I read well […]
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-egzt7-bb1603 Our second episode! This time we gather together and discuss that eternal bugbear of my favorite hobby, difficulty in video games. We couldn’t escape bringing in From Software, but we also take the discussion in some really interesting directions. What does it mean to make accessible art? Find out by listening!
While my social media presence may beg to differ, I do more than play video games and watch superhero movies and then write about them. In my off-time from the blogosphere, I’m a graduate student, writing articles that are equally as fun but much, MUCH different than what I do here. As the infrequency of […]
So, I’ve been hinting for a while that big things are coming, and here they are! My NEW PODCAST, Nerds With Friends! For this podcast, I’ve gathered a group of friends and each episode we’ll talk about various pop culture topics. This time we tackled the dicey topic of Disney remakes. This was a ton […]
The other day, I ran across some clickbait: a quiz from some website that mainly traffics in listicles promised to tell me, after I answered ten multiple choice questions, which Avenger I was. Discovering this knowledge was a prospect that pleased me: I am nothing if not a slave to fandom. And in a post-Endgame world […]
In my life, I have two great loves: Video games and Marvel superheroes. Both of these things bring me great joy, and when they come together, my soul ascends from its corporeal shell and I become a being of pure light, at one with the universe. Okay, maybe that’s an exaggeration, but it makes me […]
I am, one could say, a driven individual. I’ve always done fairly well in school, and I’m currently enrolled in a PhD program; if all goes according to plan, in a couple years I’ll officially be Dr. Kostopolus and be a kickass professor somewhere, teaching the youth and finally being able to afford a wine-of-the-month […]