My First Girlfriend was a Pokémon NPC

In the fall of 1998, at the age of nine, my 5th grade mind was only interested in two things: Girls and Pokémon. Girls were an enigma, but Pokémon was something I could stretch my mind around. I had been keeping up with all the newest Pokémon info via Nintendo Power for months. I labeled an empty peanut butter jar… » 8/13/14 9:30am 8/13/14 9:30am

Childhood Characters, As Complete Crazies

When not busy with concept art Dan Luvisi likes to turn cute, childhood heroes into mutated, crazy-looking lunatics in his 'Popped Culture' series. 'Tigger' from Winnie the Pooh even got a really funny backstory. » 5/14/14 8:30am 5/14/14 8:30am

Mickey Mouse Feels Terrible About Being Mickey Mouse

Just when you think you know where this webcomic about Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy getting drunk on a boys' night is going, it gets deep. And it stirs up feelings about the Walt Disney icon you've probably never had. » 12/04/13 2:00pm 12/04/13 2:00pm

Disneyland Is Much More Fun When You're Pretending To Be Professor…

Wired Game|Life editor (and my former boss) Chris Kohler published an excellent story today about his exploits in Disneyland last weekend. He wasn't there just to float down log flume rivers or hang out with Mickey Mouse; he went to solve puzzles, Professor Layton style. » 2/28/12 1:30pm 2/28/12 1:30pm