Someone pointed out to me that Wizards vs. Robots doesn’t actually have any robots in it. Yes, well it’s only pt. 1. Pt.2 will have more robots than you can wave a wand at, just you see! I just have to figure out how best to work them in.
In the meantime, here are a few links of interest:
- Autopsy of an Indy Bookseller — I’ve always had a soft spot for independent bookstores, having spent the better part of my teens and early 20s in one. In case you’re still wondering why it’s so hard to sell books the old fashioned way, this analysis of the fall of Berkley’s Codys’ Books is a must read.
- It’s last week’s nerd news, but these scans of Edward Gorey’s The Deflowered Girl are a brilliant revelation and a must read for any Gobblin who hasn’t already seen them.
- In my 2008 gaming recap, PixelJunk took top honors for their work. Gamasutra presents a great interview that explains how their unique studio works.
- From Adult Fan of LEGO (AFOL) to professional set designer! This three part interview at the Brothers brick is a fascinating read.