the different types of aliens in video games:
- human guy but with alien costume (monstrous face)
- human girl but with alien skin-paint (attractive face)
- blob/coral reef
- locust swarm
- heavy metal hell demon (monstrous but very Cool face)
- plausible creature with memorable characteristics distinct from any terrestrial animal (very rare)
Sort of reverse-engineering the discussion around Firewatch has led me to believe that the current brand of video game anti-intellectualism (gameplay good, difficulty good, accessibility bad, games must have value) is spurred on by modern conservative anti-intellectualism on art (conservative art good, leftist art bad, analysis bad, art must have value)
I used to make art for this site.
I need a job.
Awoo.space is a Mastodon instance where members can rely on a team of moderators to help resolve conflict, and limits federation with other instances using a specific access list to minimize abuse.
While mature content is allowed here, we strongly believe in being able to choose to engage with content on your own terms, so please make sure to put mature and potentially sensitive content behind the CW feature with enough description that people know what it's about.
Before signing up, please read our community guidelines. While it's a very broad swath of topics it covers, please do your best! We believe that as long as you're putting forth genuine effort to limit harm you might cause – even if you haven't read the document – you'll be okay!