I’ve never drawn a skull before. How’d I do?
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Art: Agata Nowicka
Polish artist Agata Nowicka has been at it since 2001, crunching a combination of rough video game-like pixels and smooth lines for magazines including The New Yorker, New York Times and Elle.
Soundtracks: Solace, the Game You Can’t Play.
Like most nerds, I’m a fan of scores and soundtracks.
It’s an odd thing, really, because it’s an obsession that sees me listening to a style of music I’m not ordinarily into, but because I can associate the sounds with moments in a film or a game, and often therefore a phase of my life, it becomes more meaningful to me.
So this is a new ‘feature’ at Doshio, where I will post some of my favourite soundtracks. Games, anime, science fiction, general films of any sort, there’s enough to go ’round.
This first one is for a game, but, funnily enough, it’s a game… that doesn’t even exist. Continue Reading…
Dan Hipp. Still the best there is at what he does.
Meredith Gran’s Octopus Pie is one of my favourite ongoing stories around, comic or otherwise.
“Eve Ning is a grumpy post-college New Yorker who works at an organic grocery store. She can’t imagine the people in her life being any more annoying. Turns out they can and always are.”
Gran’s art has evolved beautifully over the years, and the story rolls from strength to strength.
Get on it, and start from the start.