Weekly Brews and Reviews: Game and Variations

A common songwriting technique is theme and variation.  Establishing a melody, and then repeating the original material in an altered form, tweaking elements to create something new.  Such elements could be the rhythm, the instrumentation, or even burying the original melody deep within another theme entirely.  It’s a fascinating tool that pops up time and … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Game and Variations

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