Troll Face Quest: The Art Of The Troll

Troll Face Quest: The Art Of The Troll

For those not in the know, the ‘trollface’ is an internet meme that first appeared as a rage comic character wearing a mischievous smile meant to represent the facial expression of an internet troll (a form of online behavior meant to intentionally frustrate or annoy someone else. The image is most commonly used to portray a character as a troll in rage comics, or alternatively, to identify oneself or another participant as such in online…

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Full Tilt Addictiveness With Dot Worlds

Full Tilt Addictiveness With Dot Worlds

What had you achieved by the time you were 11-years-old? For me, the year was 1999; I’d managed to kiss a girl behind the bike sheds, get into a decent secondary school, and maybe design a character or two for a comic book epic I had planned. I also had completed Zelda: Ocarina of Time without the aid of the internet, which is no mean feat I assure you, but sadly outside the scope of…

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Why Don’t You All Just BoxOff?

Why Don’t You All Just BoxOff?

What is the nature of addiction? The Oxford dictionary defines it as ‘the state of being enslaved to a habit or practice or to something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming‘. Is it safe to assume that addiction is subjective, that it effects everyone differently? There’s certainly such a thing as an addictive personality, which can have a bearing on the severity of the case. I wouldn’t have previously described myself as fitting that particular…

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