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Kingdom Hearts Story Review!

Check out our very first solo-casted under-10-minute podcast video story review! Wherein Lost Link discusses the story of the first Kingdom Hearts game as it stood before the series’ convoluted future. Spoilers abound. Full video and beautiful musics.


Musings of Mudora XIII: Contrasting Hearts

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Light and darkness has been a central theme in the Kingdom Hearts series and has been explored over seven games now. While I feel that its story has become bloated with unnecessary drivel, each game still retains remnants of what came before: a strong, simple take on the classic battle between light and dark that takes place in all of us. And nowhere in the series does this theme ring most true than where it all began: the first Kingdom Hearts.

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Musings of Mudora – III: Women in Games; Blast from the Past

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So in my eighteenth century literature class we talked a lot about women and how they were treated pretty poorly, what with their husbands ruling them like kings, and having them restricted to non-thinking and non-talking activities. One of my favorite things was this laughably bad women’s “conduct” book (obviously written by a male) which literally instructed women on how to behave in various situations. I think my favorite quote came in a section informing women on what to do, should they catch their husbands doing something wrong. You know, maybe you caught him sneaking sweets before dinner, or macking on some lass outside, or punching an old man in the ear. Whatever the case, the gist of the rule is to “Do not seem to look or hear that way“.

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