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My Life in the Bush of Mutants

November 18th, 2008 · 3 Comments

As you may have seen from the proper announcement, the various links and writeups, the now official Laugh-Out-Loud Cats comic, or the ‘tweets’ of others, it’s official: I have joined the league of Happy Mutants at Boing Boing, and have just — against all odds — launched their new games site, Offworld.

I won’t rehash what I’ve already said in my introductory mission-statement type post on the site, but instead will simply thank everyone involved, as Joel did officially: the Mother Boing crew, BB Gadgets’ Joel, Rob and John, Leigh and Jim, and everyone else that’s given me advice, assurance, and in general put up with my half-dazed/half-crazed state for the past few weeks.

I can still remember the first time I’d heard of the then-mythical Boing Boing print ‘zine in my Gibson-reading/Daydream Nation-listening/SubGenius-following early teens (though I’ve lost track of whether it came to my attention via the debut issue of Wired, a random issue of Mondo 2000, or the glossy-pastel-color-covered edition of the Whole Earth Catalog I can’t seem to find online): suffice it to say it’s a fantastic honor that they’ve put the rudder in my hands, and here’s to steering it somewhere amazing.

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3 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Alex // Nov 18, 2008 at 7:42 am

    Already looks good, Brandon – but best of luck with taking it onto new heights.

  • 2 Simon Parkin // Nov 18, 2008 at 11:04 am

    Super gratz Brandon.

  • 3 jeremy // Nov 18, 2008 at 2:35 pm

    congrats brandon! next time we are down in Austin i’ll have to buy you a congratulatory beer.  will add offworld to my google reader to keep up. 

    how’s the DSi?