Author Archives: pjm92

To Jump, or Not to Jump? That is the Question

I told myself that on this blog and the final paper that I was going to try and stay away from Dear Esther because it can be analyzed in many different ways but it has been my favorite game of … Continue reading

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Pikachu has influence on Blizzard

At BlizzCon 2011, Blizzard introduced a new aspect to World of Warcraft that would later be introduced in the Mists of Pandaria expansion pack. This minor addition pays tribute to one of Japan’s greatest multimedia franchises of all time; Pokémon. … Continue reading

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SoulSearch is almost here!!

So i haven’t received the chance yet to update my iPhone to iOS 8 and was fascinated by all of its new features!  The reason for my post is that i was talking to a friend who had it and … Continue reading

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Where will Mae paddle?

“The water’s surface remained calm even as she ventured deeper. Where it usually turned rough, where the water was exposed to the ocean winds, it was, this night, utterly placid, and her progress remained swift.” (Eggers, Page 267) Eggers’ form … Continue reading

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Technology to Advanced for Human Race?!

In Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor’s film Gamer (2009), the final scene, still so vivid in my mind, is a scene that I was able to interpret from my point of view in great depth. In this scene Tillman has … Continue reading

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