– Clan Analogue's 2015 compilation release Intone: Voice Abstractions, to which I contributed as part of Thallium & Milo with the track God's Rainbow, has been shortlisted for the Award for Excellence in Experimental Music at the 2016 Art Music Awards.
– I was a guest on episode 34 of podcast Clash of the Type-Ins. We played my 2011 interactive fiction game Six.
– I've donated a cartoon about the megalomaniacal side of game development to the IFComp 2016 general prize pool. Click the pic below for a closeup:
– To celebrate the inaugural itch.io week, I'm putting my 8-bit interactive fiction meets survival horror meets CRPG hybrid, Leadlight Gamma, on sale from May 9–14 with a pile of bonus content that's only available this week: 40 scanned pages of handwritten design material and three alt and inbetween Belinda illustrations. None of this stuff has been released before in any incarnation of the game or on its websites. And once itch.io week ends, the extra stuff is going back offline.
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The video above shows 89 Leadlight game research images in 20 seconds and is set to Girls from the Leadlight Gamma soundtrack.
– I’ve just released the Aeriae track that I used to open my 2014 live sets: She’s No Heart. It’s a mashup/remix of one of my favourite bands, Qarpa, from Ukraine. Specifically it uses samples from their tracks Небо (from the album Lo-Fi TRавми (2005)), Кирі-ян and No Logo (both from the album Kurva Cum Back (2004)). The video I’ve cut is a mashup of Qarpa clips and concert footage. My thanks go to Qarpa, Qarpa fans and everyone who appeared in, filmed, or otherwise helped create or produce the footage used to make it. Thanks also to Julian Grodzicky and Svitlana Yakovenko who translated Ukrainian lyrics for my understanding.
With Qarpa’s kind blessings, I’m making the track available as a free download. It’s on Bandcamp (stream online, or download in any format) and SoundCloud (stream online, or download as FLAC).
– Aeriae is now on Twitter.
– I just released a room recording of my June 2012 Aeriae set. You can SoundCloud the whole or BandCamp separate tracks.
– Work is well advanced on a new Aeriae EP. It's based on my Victris live set.
July 17, 2015
– I did a 30 minute interview about my game Leadlight Gamma for IndieSider #26. The video starts with an 8 minute overview of the game.