Sedated Koala

Doing things differently since the Carter Administration

New game review soon!

December 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hit Me Up

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Paradigms & Personal Agency in the Horror-verse

Paradigms & Personal Agency in the Horror-verse Feeeeeelings in Gaming explores Reggie James’ article, Why It’s Okay to Objectify Women in Video Games as it relates to longitudinal research specific … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Women of Sci-Fi Fantasy: Famke Janssen

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Women of Sci-Fi Fantasy: Natalie Dormer

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Women of Sci-Fi Fantasy: Jewel Staite

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Women of Sci-Fi Fantasy: Sophie Turner

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Women of Sci-Fi Fantasy: Danai Gurira

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Women of Sci-Fi Fantasy

June 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Game Studies: Reflections

A class in Game Studies offers a heap of evidence regarding the value of the iterative process! I appreciate the important lessons regarding this approach to game design (not like I had … Continue reading

May 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Stargate: Rise of the System Lords [Iterative Design Final Project]

Click here to access the complete Stargate: Rise of the System Lords DLC package. For educational purposes only.    

May 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Stargate: Rise of the System Lords Board Game

How would you like to play a new board game? I mean, I know you’ve tried all those sophisticated board games and now you’re looking to go back to the basic-basics. … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sneaky Cards: Origami Challenge

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Character card preview

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Mission: Suspicion

Although I’ve spent a little time in traditional MMORPGs such as World of Warcraft (I think I got to level three by hunting those weird cats), I have never really … Continue reading

April 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hammerhead Fever: Prototype II

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a hammerhead shark? Like, how cool would that be? Well, now you can. Move over, Hideo Kojima. I’ve got the … Continue reading

April 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

For President: Aeryn Sun

For President: Aeryn Sun Farscape

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hammerhead Fever

So… here it is– my first game. I am the artist/designer and there is another person who is the programmer. When my partner and I started brainstorming for this video game prototype that … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

For President: Major Samantha Carter

  **update** 03/25/2016: When I made this, her title had not yet changed.

March 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Let’s Play Games: Emergent mechanics (or the rantings of a lunatic)

Let’s play more games! –This Is The Only Level –Benthic Love –Every Day the Same Dream About those mechanics… In This Is The Only Level, you are an elephant. In … Continue reading

March 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bee Battle 2000

I’m making a board game! What a journey this has been!  Session Report 1 (Back when it had no name) The first time attempting to play this game was, honestly, … Continue reading

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Die is Cast: Suspend

Only one can be victorious in Suspend: the Teetering, Wobbling, Shifting, Tipping, Unbalanced, Balance Game.   Suspend Publisher: Melissa & Doug, 2012 For 1 to 4 players A turn-based, three-dimensional tabletop game of … Continue reading

February 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Journey Through Satan’s Hollow

I haven’t necessarily played many arcade-style games, but when my Game Studies professor asked us to check out an arcade emulator at https://archive.org/details/internetarcade, I was rightly excited. Although “Joust” was, naturally, … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Space: Work in Progress

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Eyes and space…or something…

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Flowers Flowers Flowers

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Alien face: Origins

I have been trying my hand at painting…and art, in general. This one is the start of an alien leering but it’s just not quite right yet. I haven’t painted … Continue reading

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tube Television, 12 Monkeys-inspired art

Practicing shapes and shading.

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Be Like Jessica — MEME

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Doppelgängers, Part V: Betsey Johnson and Sally Kellerman

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Doppelgängers, Part IV: Kym Whitley and Jackée Harry

December 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Doppelgängers, Part III: Gene Hackman and John Doman

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Doppelgängers, Part II: Brittany Snow and Jessy Schram

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Frank Zappa on Composers

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Doppelgängers, Part I: Dave Matthews and Mark Sheppard

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Dr. Innovation… Or: How I Learned to Remove the Burdens of the Creative Process and Love My Inner Artist

  Dear Reader: Thank you for taking the time to read my short book. When I began this assignment for class, I was kind of glad I had made a … Continue reading

November 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Creativity: Pudding Proof

I am requesting to change my major from Music Composition to Creative Arts. At the time of this writing, I don’t even know if my request will be approved. *waits … Continue reading

November 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

Like A Boss

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American Gun Violence: What Would You Do?

How would you address gun violence in American schools? Sedated Koala wants to hear from you!

October 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Notebook

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Not my candidate

 

August 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Deep Dream Jesus

I ran a photo I had edited some time back of Jesus through Google’s Deep Dream project. This is the result.

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Urban Beauty

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“How Scared” album updates

Check out some of these tracks off my next album: ^Sedated Koala

July 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Celebrity Sisters

Secret twins? I love Jessy Schram and Brittany Snow, but I can never figure out who’s who!

July 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hello, Aunt Flo

This post is in response to the above video I saw on YouTube this morning. The men in the video are truly appreciative by the end, but what I’m really … Continue reading

July 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

New music available for preview

“How Scared” and “Temple” are now available for preview.   Want to hear more from Sedated Koala? Click here…    

July 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Welfare Woes

PSA (not like this will actually change minds) People on welfare and other public assistance/social programs come from all backgrounds. Being on one of these programs does NOT mean: a) the … Continue reading

July 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hi. My name is Draco Malfoy.

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Stressed-Out Meditation Coach

Strong Language. Listener/viewer discretion is advised.

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Old Lady on a Podium

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

And the nominees are…

Here are my picks for the 2014 Emmys. OUTSTANDING DRAMA True Detective OUTSTANDING COMEDY Silicon Valley OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A DRAMA Woody Harrelson, True Detective OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA … Continue reading

July 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Always looking

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