Artistically Speaking: The Lovely Art of “A Hat In Time”

Platformers are games where the main appeal is moving a character in a space to get through levels. In this sense, think Mario or Sonic, where the focus of one is his jumps and the other is his speed. Sounds pretty simple and can be but it can also be much more memorable than that.Continue reading “Artistically Speaking: The Lovely Art of “A Hat In Time””

Artistically Speaking: The Mitchells vs The Machines

One animation studio that has really stood out in the crowd of others has been Sony Animation Studios. They’ve created plenty of animated movies before but in recent years, especially after the release of “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” they have been able to create such amazing movies that are astounding to look just as theyContinue reading “Artistically Speaking: The Mitchells vs The Machines”

Artistically Speaking: New Characters In Persona 5 Strikers

Have you ever seen something great and wanted to see what could make it greater? There’s plenty of aspects that can make any sort of media even better, and one of those things is adding new characters to your media. New characters open up to new perspectives on the same story and add to aContinue reading “Artistically Speaking: New Characters In Persona 5 Strikers”

Monday Media Minute: Art Fight

Art Fight is an online competition where artists of all sorts go and draw each other’s art characters, also known as Original Characters (OCs). Artists are split into two teams with different themes, such as Sugar and Spice. By drawing another artist’s OCs, you “attack” them and gain points for your team. This event hasContinue reading “Monday Media Minute: Art Fight”

Artistically Speaking: Suicide Squad (Kill The Justice League)

So, I may have missed a day unfortunately and even a post last week, but this week, I’ll make up for it! This choice was a bit of an odd one though, as it’s only a trailer that BARELY any news as of recently. But I caught this trailer yesterday and I had to ABSOLUTELYContinue reading “Artistically Speaking: Suicide Squad (Kill The Justice League)”

Only Breath by Ali Banisadr

By: Malcolm Ford This image gives off an overall creepy overtone. It almost seems like a masked specter is floating about creeping down the street. The figure appears as if they’re cloaked or draped with something shawl-like with a polka dotted undershirt, drifting through what I can only describe as a mix between a forestContinue reading “Only Breath by Ali Banisadr”

Love and Pain by Edvard Munch

By: Malcolm Ford This painting evokes a great sadness, everything about the pose screams this is a hug meant to quell a great agony. A shared sadness between the two figures maybe a loss or tragedy has befallen them and this is the only way that seems correct to comfort one another. Even though weContinue reading “Love and Pain by Edvard Munch”

The Caravan by Ali Banisadr

By: Malcolm Ford This image evokes a lot of emotions from the sporadic and bold use of these wild and swaying brush strokes to create such an interesting abstraction. It “looks” like a caravan by some stretch of the imagination, maybe even a circus caravan by the wheel in the lower half of the paintingContinue reading “The Caravan by Ali Banisadr”

Monday Media Minute: Balan’s Wonderworld (2021)

One game that I’ve been keeping in the back of my mind since I first saw it would definitely have to be Balan’s Wonderworld. I’m unaccustomed to this game’s gameplay and story, but it’s art style, music, and premise are all too familiar. This game has carried a nostalgic taste in my mouth since IContinue reading “Monday Media Minute: Balan’s Wonderworld (2021)”