Video Game Comics Corner: It Should Be Called Super Wario Adventures

New experiences can inspire longing for old endeavors.  Even two weeks after my adventures at Emerald City Comicon, my mind still hungers for comics and their surrounding culture.  So I have decided to revisit my old wheelhouse of comic books and graphic novels that take place in the fascinating worlds within video games. As an avid … Continue reading Video Game Comics Corner: It Should Be Called Super Wario Adventures

Chip’s Picks of 2016

2016 was a year of remarkable changes, in every sense of the word.  My wife and I started new jobs in completely different fields from our previous positions.  We closed the books on several long-term creative endeavors, replacing them with new and exciting projects. We celebrated new lives born, long-time couples wed, and positive efforts … Continue reading Chip’s Picks of 2016

Weekly Brews and Reviews: Four Hours Driving, Three Beers for Drinking, Two Gaming Presents, and a Super Awesome Family

When I was a child, Christmas Morning meant waking up at the crack of dawn with my siblings, tearing open presents until we found a video game, and playing said game for the remainder of the day. Now that I am an adult with greater patience and other interests (read: someone who wants to sleep … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Four Hours Driving, Three Beers for Drinking, Two Gaming Presents, and a Super Awesome Family

Weekly Brews and Reviews: Kirby, Pumpkin Spice, and Flying Dog’s Nice

Winter is a dangerous time for one’s waistline.  Cold weather discourages folks from venturing outdoors to exercise, while a massive supply of holiday goodies magically appears in our cupboards.  For those of us who enjoy beer, the change in the seasons also brings out darker brews with richer flavors (and higher calorie counts).  Despite my attempts to stick … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Kirby, Pumpkin Spice, and Flying Dog’s Nice