Chip’s Picks of 2017

2017 has been a year of exciting changes and stressful challenges.  I started working with an incredible group of people as a part-time job.  I began several new creative endeavors, including writing and running my first Dungeons & Dragons one-shot.  I made some amazing new friends, started novel traditions with loved ones, and celebrated the … Continue reading Chip’s Picks of 2017

Digital Drafts Spooky Games Month -Preferred Ghouls and Ghosts of the SNES Classic

It’s coming. On a chill wind in the air and the rustling of dead leaves, the season of foreboding draws ever closer.  Before you can bar the windows and lock the doors (or make cider and carve pumpkins) the month of October has arrived! Over the last several years (and blogs), I have filled this … Continue reading Digital Drafts Spooky Games Month -Preferred Ghouls and Ghosts of the SNES Classic

Night in the Woods with Deschutes Brewery’s The Abyss (2016 Reserve)

Comfort zones and preferences are not stagnant.  They change over the years, whether by the literal space or item transforming into something different, or by the natural transition in a personality throughout a lifetime.  We can return to these things, even revel in them, but that change is inevitable. Such shifts are not always negative. … Continue reading Night in the Woods with Deschutes Brewery’s The Abyss (2016 Reserve)

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