Tuesday Tunes

Tuesday Tunes #17: 3 Songs to Get You Into the Halloween Spirit

If you couldn't already tell, I LOVE HALLOWEEN. So, in the interest of letting you celebrate one of the greatest holidays ever, I'll keep today's post short and sweet.  Fire up these songs and have a Happy Halloween! 3 Songs to Get You Into the Halloween Spirit I have a happy, snuggly spot for Halloween music. … Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #17: 3 Songs to Get You Into the Halloween Spirit

Watch Wednesday

Watch Wednesday #16: Halloween Movie Countdown — Witch

Yesterday I gave a basic understanding of Vocaloid and its culture, focusing primarily on the music part of it.  Today, I want to dive deeper to discuss the visual storytelling aspect that has become a big part of Vocaloid. Halloween Movie Countdown -- Witch While this doesn't exactly count as a full feature movie for… Continue reading Watch Wednesday #16: Halloween Movie Countdown — Witch

Tuesday Tunes

Tuesday Tunes #16: Japanese Halloween Vocaloid

Back in 2000, a singing voice synthesizer was created in Barcelona, Spain by a Japanese developer.  It's called Vocaloid.  The software is unique as it allows users to type in lyrics and the software will retrieve specially recorded vocals of voice actors or singers to match the wording.  Those words are tied to certain notes… Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #16: Japanese Halloween Vocaloid

Watch Wednesday

Watch Wednesday #15: Halloween Movie Countdown — Monster House

If you're looking for family friendly horror flicks, you'll find very quickly that the pool you get to pick from is quite small, and those pickings are, more often than not, quite disappointing.  Yes, there's the ever-entertaining Hocus Pocus, and The Nightmare Before Christmas is incredible, but then we get down to Spookly the Square Pumpkin (yes, this… Continue reading Watch Wednesday #15: Halloween Movie Countdown — Monster House

Thursday Threads

Thursday Threads #13: Halloween 2017 Quick Cosplay Round-Up

Okay guys, it's October 5.  That means only twenty-six days until Halloween.  If you're like me, you've been planning your Halloween costume since, well, basically last Halloween.  But if you're not like me (you know, because you have a life), and you're still scrambling for ideas, we've got some quick ones for you here! For this week we're… Continue reading Thursday Threads #13: Halloween 2017 Quick Cosplay Round-Up