EVERY SINGLE Pop Candy USATODAY.com Post from My Second Week!

Hey guys — just had a great week subbing again for Whitney Matheson at Pop Candy!  Here’s all the posts I did in once easy-to-find place, day by day! Monday: Early Buzz! Special Guest Essay by the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund’s Charles Brownstein! Gift Suggestions from Mondo’s Justin Ishmael, The Four Horsemen, and Mark […]

SPARKCon Preview

  Reprinted from the Independent Weekly Local gaming joins the spark conflagration   Established and evolving storytelling mediums are at home at SPARKcon, as the annual event expands into new arenas—some stranger than others.   Even with video game sales down this year, games still represent a creative medium that has opened new doors for […]

Video Game Legislation in the Triangle

Finally!  Something new I’ve written is posted online. Bill for state’s burgeoning video game industry gutted in legislature Time to reload 16 JUL 2008  •  by Zack Smith My friend Steven Allison recently left his job to become a game master for the online role-playing game Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures at the Durham office […]