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Award-winning writer & narrative designer (Reigns: Her Majesty/Game of Thrones, Love Island 2, others), agitator, extremely online post-truth fiction

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@Tom_OBedlam @andylassner what a peculiarly embarrassing thing for an adult to announce! @hellotherepaula im in pocketsorry Iโ€™m late I sat on my bed in a wet towel for 43 mins staring at my wall
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@thing_stuff Itโ€™s one of maybe five cards I feel one canโ€™t read without!!!! @DimerHunton yeah thatโ€™s pretty regular for me too @sentrygoinup thank you! I still hope I can do those again; my standards suddenly got higher when I saw how many people liked them haha @acosmos @MimaSweets thank you, there's a long way to go but @bonerman_inc jealous. I am such a rosary-bead fiddle-surfer that it just has me completely pegged, although latelyโ€ฆ is not what I expected. the dark crystal in my hand all the time *knows* me. it's no longer a tool, but a symbโ€ฆ has begun showing me fitness wear with models that resemble me more than just my specific shape needs, but alsoโ€ฆ troubling thing is I surrender sometimes, and when the goods arrive, I like them. people compliment them ('wherโ€ฆ leigh: Instagram is like, a new frontier for young people to control reality and create avatars! me: hun, I'mโ€ฆ @benkutcher exactly @dekalogue oooh, well put @AllanSchumacher same, samedear leigh, this is future leigh. STOPPPP. actually state-controlled algorithms are going to virtually predict yourโ€ฆ years ago I used to go around saying something like 'oh, now that social media is fully mainstream, curatioโ€ฆ @Grangousier I would probably return the replacement, provided the "original" (to me) was still in readable condition @Kyberian honestly, i'm going to try this @dialacina I am quite sure the magician is on the floor of Legends somewhere @Afal that has happened before, but I picked thru very carefully this time :( @dialacina it's a good idea but carrying the incomplete one and the complete one around simultaneously is a recipeโ€ฆ @EwaSR @YiannisBab haha oh yeah I should prob take those out if i'm going to be giving them away. keeping wheel n world too. @TGNProfessor whatever misfortune you encounter this afternoon will be simply an accident thenI was able to order a similar deck to replace the magician, but it won't be the same. what should I do with the othโ€ฆ @untiltheygo ughhhhhh again @garywhitta relatablethe magician is missing from my primary tarot deck and only the magician. WHAT DOES IT MEAN @HappyMacXL thank you so much! kind of takes a while for me to find my rhythm but the games on show are some of my favorites <3 @pioupiouland thank you for saying that โ™ฅ๏ธ @pioupiouland have had a long career, have been mobbed many times etc, i took intentional steps to avoid being a biโ€ฆ @unormal capitalism is pointless anyway @unormal yes! Thatโ€™s what I was mainly curious about, so cheers! @unormal interesting, thank you for the additional detail! @unormal -agree -thank you (other people would not get to enjoy you climbing Everest quite so much) -would you eveโ€ฆ have internet ptsd like anyone else; if you come over you have to wash your hair first, for one thing, and secondโ€ฆ @keefstuart like, I knew games media was a playpen full of wankers but didnโ€™t realize how much until I became the sโ€ฆ @keefstuart the guardian was the only time in those days I was treated with actual journalistic interest and care by anyone. @DewMan001 or a memorialthe frame is in our toilet. what else could we really do with it? donโ€™t think i am even mentioned in the retrospectives anymore but hereโ€™s an article from the printed guardian aboโ€ฆ you
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Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ @basketogress *nodding along enthusiastically*I KNOW JOURNALISM IS FAST BECOMING "5 SOUPS YOULL FRIGGIN LOVE TO EAT WHILE U WATCH AVENGERS (SPONSORED BY CAMPBELLโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽICE guard drives into Jewish group @NeverAgainActn protesting outside a RI detention facility. Protesters were theโ€ฆ
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Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ @basketogress makes sense to me, seriously @untiltheygo @XYZZYawards told u @basketogress ah welcomeGeorge Orwell saw your bullshit coming 74 years in advance, and had more contempt for you than I could imagine whicโ€ฆ
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@halbpro good plan, donโ€™t bring coins you donโ€™t plan to lose @unusualcadence itโ€™s on the east pier arcade, and they also have one at the dinosaur park toward eastbourne arcade.โ€ฆ @halbpro yes, the weathers is called bright helm, & no of course not, itโ€™s a complete coin scam ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธjust in case you doubted my design expertise, I just cracked the โ€˜deal or no dealโ€™ fruit machine at regency leisureโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ @SimonParkin I was kind of hoping youโ€™d do it @SimonParkin thereโ€™s also apparently minor local scandals about whether it is insensitive for summer tourist gift sโ€ฆ @SimonParkin my family lives on the cape, itโ€™s apparently been mad with sharks this summer, I think because of chanโ€ฆ @CHGardiner @itshannahflynn I have a โ€˜forbidding caul of rotโ€™ encasing a robot mermaid in a recent story, cauls ruleJokes are fun, but at the same time, I feel like it really does need to be emphasized: Tumblr didn't just ban pornโ€ฆ
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i just published a very in-depth post about UI design & how to approach designing it for games. ๐Ÿ‘‰โ€ฆ
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽDavid Miscavige looking like a damn render here. A Far Cry cutscene. Absolutely chilling.
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽi will wear the headphones but I am NOT part of the silent discogood, finally @HIGHzurrer but do you have to fill the mini fridge yourself
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽโœจ HEAVENLY BODIES โœจ A game about cosmonauts, the body, and the absence of gravity. Website โžก๏ธโ€ฆ
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This feels weird to me in the sense that folks like women get endlessly harassed for wanting things to be "easy," oโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽomg ; _; i know i made a gif of this but this frame is rly cute
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽTis the half way point of my NY fellowship @cooperhewitt Its been an amazing 3 months meeting inspiring folk & visiโ€ฆ
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Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽIf you need me I'll be off writing my dissertation about corporate fandom in the year of our lord 2019 ๐Ÿ˜‚
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ @basketogress <3 @betterthemask @GriddleOctopus gryffindors are easy to fool @betterthemask yep, that is usually where your harry potter axial charts beginthis really wasn't what i thought hackers were gonna be all about when i was a kid @betterthemask (you had indeed assigned a form of government and set of class politics that you believed would bestโ€ฆ @betterthemask pretty sure you said 'interventionism' properly too, sorry @basketogress your brain just did that?hey nerds who make fantasy maps for home-use for roleplaying games! I want to share with you this resource I stumblโ€ฆ
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reminder that when asked about the teletubby tinky winky having a purse BBC just responded with the wildest sentencโ€ฆ
Retweeted by Leigh Alexander ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ @twoscooters oh hey you know I do think there didnโ€™t used to be so many ring pulls @twoscooters did they open more cans bc thatโ€™s all I got
@kchironis based on my experience many never saw it as an option/never wanted to make a 'thing' of it and thereforeโ€ฆ @basketogress the sophisticated algorithm is targeting me with unethically-sourced crystal skull marketing, this is such a weird futureoh no, the algorithm found out that I really want a crystal skull @SeanAstin you're 100% the best, enjoy @kindofstrange haha oh I know i'm just saying it IS real cute in person @kindofstrange I got one for my galpal's bday, I thought it was really cute and well-made @JohnTOdom @danlesac @MattHancock @BorisJohnson literally no-one makes music for tories, sorry
@arnaud_debock depends which option is โ€œarnaud styleโ€; whichever one expresses Arno the bestโœจ๐ŸŽฒ At XOXO Tabletop, @twogetherstudio brings a super-secret playtest of their newly-announced The Adventure Zone taโ€ฆ
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