My main hobby gets its own section!

Pokemon Turns 20!

I know I’m a few days late to celebrate, but how can I miss out?! The Pokemon Company is celebrating by releasing the original Red, Blue, and Yellow on Virtual Console and also announcing the upcoming new generatio ...

Games I Recommend for Girls

Last semester for my Game Research class, I wrote a paper on my research on how video games can appeal to girls. Gaming has always been traditionally a male pastime, but there’s no science that proves girls can’t like games too. F ...

School Supplies and Dylan Sprouse

In case you’ve missed it, I have already written about my grad school studio, NYU’s Game Center, and shared a few wonderful indie games I had playtested during our weekly events here. Finally time to ta ...

NYU Game Culture

After talking about how I found and accepted God in the last two posts, it’s time to talk about gaming woohoo. Ah, there’s the old Liv! Well to be fair, old Liv has never left.

I may have put my solo Hyrule-saving on hold in the ...

How to Handle a Costly Hobby

While it’s socially acceptable to spend $10 per drink several nights a week, spending less than one night’s worth of drinks on a game sadly isn’t.

Before graduation and becoming an adult who earns and manages my own indulg ...

8 Years Late to the Party

Instead of enjoying summer like my dad insisted, these photos will better explain why I choose to work an extra 8-10 hours per week outside my full-time job.

After accessing my income for the month of June, I decided to inve ... © Olivia Hu, 2011 - 2015. Proud Presser and Clementine.