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An Ode to Halloween Candy

By Jake YoungOctober 31, 2013
The season is upon us, and just as important as the trick or treating is the rationing and ranking of your candy. Use these couplets to help guide you this Halloween! More  →
An Ode to Halloween Candy

5 More Works of Lit That Should Be Video Games

By Jake YoungSeptember 27, 2013
In the wake of Grand Theft Auto V's billion-dollar money festival, it seems prescient once again to advocate for more literary, novelistic video games that can introduce the Western canon to a wider audience. By combining essential novels with popular gaming franchises, we c More  →
5 More Works of Lit That Should Be Video Games

Memories from Summer Camp

By Jake YoungJuly 26, 2013
As we move closer and closer to summer's end, let's reflect on all the best parts of sleepaway camp, from the rabid mosquitoes to mess hall goulash night to the eternal camper love matches that will only live on through Facebook Likes once autumn rolls around. More  →
Memories from Summer Camp

Classic Lit/Video Game Mashups

By Jake YoungJuly 24, 2013
Classic literature is getting swept up in a tidal wave of newer, louder media. In a last ditch effort to preserve these stories for the next generation, we propose reimagining great novels as video games. More  →
Classic Lit/Video Game Mashups