A Sneak Peek of My Thesis

I can’t believe how fast the last year and half has gone and that I’m in my final semester of grad school! I’m currently researching and writing my thesis + building my game full-time. When I started my thesis exactly a year ago, I was really keen to make an indie version of Zelda or Bastion based on my faith. But after 9 months of recovery by reading a book that helped me learn my independence and acknowledging the toxicity in my life, my game has transformed into a …

Sweet Twenty-Four

I turned 24 last week! I’ve been celebrating all week with an overdose of sweets and sugar because one of my best friends flew in from Australia to celebrate our one-day-apart birthdays! It’s her first time visiting New York so we spent the week touring the hotspots and getting all the best food the city has to offer. I had a traditional Chinese birthday dinner with my parents ahead of my actual birthday where they blessed my 24th year – important in Chinese culture due to the 12 year zodiac – with money …

At the beginning of the year I gave myself the goal of playing studying an indie game every month. It’s August and time to talk about the six indie games I’ve been able to play this year! I started off the year being ahead in the game (hehe) then from March – June my free time was spent more out with friends after overcoming what I was going through. Then I was able to get back in my studies during the summer. I’m looking towards a goal completion even though at the moment …

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