Category Archives: Other Reviews

Ninja Strike! My 1st CYOA Novel

I chose Secret of the Ninja as my first CYOA novel. Firstly because I’m always drawn to the character of Ninja in Japanese literal and visual culture. They are capable of martial arts and always on a secret mission. Secondly,

Ninja Strike! My 1st CYOA Novel

I chose Secret of the Ninja as my first CYOA novel. Firstly because I’m always drawn to the character of Ninja in Japanese literal and visual culture. They are capable of martial arts and always on a secret mission. Secondly,

You Had to Be There

I can really relate to the experience that Alexis C. Madrigal writes in the article You Had to Be There. The slices of time that we invoke when we say, “Remember when you could record songs off the radio” or “Remember the sound of

You Had to Be There

I can really relate to the experience that Alexis C. Madrigal writes in the article You Had to Be There. The slices of time that we invoke when we say, “Remember when you could record songs off the radio” or “Remember the sound of

Overwatch: a Story Told Through Multiplayer

I love the game Overwatch and recently had the pleasure of playing it’s limited time Retribution event. Overwatch is a multiplayer-only game, meaning it doesn’t have a campaign to connect you to the characters and give you a narrative. However,

Overwatch: a Story Told Through Multiplayer

I love the game Overwatch and recently had the pleasure of playing it’s limited time Retribution event. Overwatch is a multiplayer-only game, meaning it doesn’t have a campaign to connect you to the characters and give you a narrative. However,

The Sounds of Invasion

The sound of Space Invaders is very monotonous. Every movement of the alien invaders corresponds with a low beep noise that slowly gets faster and faster as the game progresses and the aliens move more frequently. At first you are

The Sounds of Invasion

The sound of Space Invaders is very monotonous. Every movement of the alien invaders corresponds with a low beep noise that slowly gets faster and faster as the game progresses and the aliens move more frequently. At first you are

The Pace of Technology

Alexis Madrigal’s article You Had to Be There focuses on how technological eras are shortening. This is a topic that I have previously read about in a report “Disrupt or Be Disrupted” published by JP Morgan. What the report by

The Pace of Technology

Alexis Madrigal’s article You Had to Be There focuses on how technological eras are shortening. This is a topic that I have previously read about in a report “Disrupt or Be Disrupted” published by JP Morgan. What the report by

CYOA and Understanding All You Need is Kill

I chose Journey Under The Sea. From the amount of “adventures” that I have completed the story seems to be about a deep sea explorer who is looking for Alantis. You explore the depths of the sea and run into

CYOA and Understanding All You Need is Kill

I chose Journey Under The Sea. From the amount of “adventures” that I have completed the story seems to be about a deep sea explorer who is looking for Alantis. You explore the depths of the sea and run into

Achievements: A Blessing and A Curse

Scrolling through a gaming forum, I often see screenshots of games showing an achievement page that is completed. Often adding another aspect to games, achievements task the player to execute certain actions, explore secret lands, and go beyond what is

Achievements: A Blessing and A Curse

Scrolling through a gaming forum, I often see screenshots of games showing an achievement page that is completed. Often adding another aspect to games, achievements task the player to execute certain actions, explore secret lands, and go beyond what is