“Hades” is a 2020 videogame that combines some of the best writing, acting, music and gameplay of the recent few years. And its story is solidly rooted in Greek mythology and classic literature. Aren’t you curious now?Read More “Hades” (2020): awards for best literature, greek myths and fun gameplay all in one videogame
I went to see Hans Zimmer, the legendary movie soundtrack composer, live in Prague. And this is the story.Read More Hans zimmer live 2022
A list of 10 pop culture producs that had a huge impact in the 1980s. Are our stories as powerful now?Read More 10 stories that may have averted nuclear war in the 1980s. Maybe.
My experience with Wildermyth, and award-winning 2021 videogame that combines all the best aspects of digital storytelling, boardgames and classic roleplaying games.Read More “Wildermyth”, digital storytelling and fun in their purest form
What I think about “Don’t Look Up” (2021). What works and what not, and why we should not expect a movie to do the hard work we are not willing to do ourselves.Read More “Don’t Look Up” (2021) shows exactly why star power won’t save us
You may love it or not (I did, A LOT), but the movie is very layered and deserves a deeper understanding. This is an in-depth story analysis of 2021’s Dennis Villeneuve treatment of the sci-fi classic.Read More “Dune” (2021): the mythic structure, explained
My first impressions of the 2021 “Dune” by Denis Villeneuve. No spoilers. In short: I am really impressed.Read More “Dune” (2021) is incredible. The sleeper has awakened.
5 popular boardgames I like to use in training courses and workshops, and my experience with themRead More 5 boardgames I use in the classroom
Comedy writing with some observations about life and moving around in Czech Republic. Written really late at night, with insomnia and fever induced by the COVID vaccine. Who says the side effects are all bad.Read More (Comedy) Moving around Czech Republic
What I think about the Season 2 of “Love, Death & Robots”, now available on Netflix. TL; DR: it’s great.Read More Love, Death & Robots (season 2)