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Game designer, digital artist, sensory designer, professor and media curator. 25% of @kokoromi. Faculty @cmuetc. She/her. (Header: Leonie Smelt)

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Joined Twitter 6/26/10


Tune in friends! Time to make choices! https://t.co/IFlV0M0aFEWhatever you've experienced recently - whether it's a loss, a layoff, a breakup, or otherwise - know that we at the… https://t.co/oI3G5TceSV
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8/7
2020
LEGO interface panels are beautiful, iconic, and great for learning interface design basics. I bought 52 of them fr… https://t.co/8BWzx0KGKT
Retweeted by Heather KelleyJoin @artandolfaction Friday with artist/experimental perfumer Aleesa Cohene as she presents research on scent and… https://t.co/BM3tG8e7eg
Retweeted by Heather KelleyGot curious and looked up this opinion piece I wrote for Game Developer mag in 2003 on making games more emotionall… https://t.co/iFCkOoSRs0
8/4
2020
@JurieHorneman Well. I can tell you what the first one is like. It's GENIUS. @Moiraquirk @JurieHorneman I wonder what's going on with the Audiobook version. I really want to wait for it!I, a grown adult person, have JUST realized that when you get something nice, you can actually carry it from place… https://t.co/g6iRQ8NTg3
8/3
2020
@thedak Can we just set up a cooking lesson zoom plz 🍲
7/31
2020
Interactive Movie Night A unique live-streamed event featuring four audience-controlled movies from three different… https://t.co/6yVG4a3CqP
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @dinosaurrparty Depends on your definition of beachy, but it's the perfect time to join us in the Locked Tomb if yo… https://t.co/SF9C9fyB2GWatch how the ultra-wealthy in America gradually raised the taxes of the poor and eventually bent the curve downwar… https://t.co/zv23EgWzc5
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @tazmuir Hoping for news about the Harrow audiobook. The Moira Quirk Gideon was so wonderful! 💀💓
7/29
2020
Last week @leighalexander tweeted about how one of the main things holding the game industry back is a lack of inst… https://t.co/FHf0Nq7cd4
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7/27
2020
@j3rrytron OK this is the first one that really hurt
7/26
2020
Dear Every College Student in the US Who May or May Not Be Returning to Campus: Now is a good time to register to… https://t.co/QrcKRT5z6M
Retweeted by Heather Kelleyok, NOW it's a true @ST0RN0 party. Happy @AMazeFest everyone! https://t.co/yYHDjjYiQe
7/25
2020
@johnnemann @wavesallday_ Oh I meant I kinda remember that from early development times. I can ping some of the oth… https://t.co/AnIME7lKpaIt is very easy to package misogyny as just a desire for authenticity because femininity is fundamentally artifice.
Retweeted by Heather KelleyWatching the @AMazeFest awards ceremony and getting nostalgic for 2014 when @ST0RN0 invited me to be the awards pre… https://t.co/gNSeyOAwLj @molleindustria The important thing to note in this moment is that against all odds, it has now become possible for… https://t.co/ReCSXdzZuxSame but yet another level inward and another outward (is that five total?), watching someone in Japan playing the… https://t.co/vQ13Q8DASk @johnnemann I have vague (perhaps false) memories of the two Xbox analogs being roughly equivalent to two lockpicki… https://t.co/ZglZaQcHai
7/24
2020
@AMazeFest Still working on remembering to paste in my ALT texts. The image description for the previous tweet is:… https://t.co/yfXM5O8Jb1On Friday at @AMazeFest Total Digital I'll be debuting a new play-along-at-home narrative piece to help you connect… https://t.co/Ijv3A1uWV9TWO HUNDRED FIFTY THINGS A GAME DESIGNER SHOULD KNOW A selection of my favorite submissions. Thank you all for c… https://t.co/6z2kFUoiNA
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @molleindustria FINE https://t.co/Fnt99wCK4B @molleindustria Mine are going to be better and should kick out some current slot holders
7/23
2020
@molleindustria i will after a maze.wow im creating something truly horrible https://t.co/CY4QjvHBQE
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @everestpipkin @lazerwalker Oh cool. But also it would make sense for the mods to control that across the board dep… https://t.co/1ZibBvtNMr @lazerwalker Except it also made it hard to hear the presentations. Hope they can level it or toggle it.The latest (and perhaps most inevitable) arrival in the Wobble Universe. And check out Robin's thread; even the no… https://t.co/mXQqlsLl43 @thedak Has the price at least come back down to non-gouge levels? @LorenzoPilia Also, isn't it possible that a cover letter makes it more accessible, by allowing people to explain h… https://t.co/ScNkJtOgf4 @LorenzoPilia "some words about yourself and links with examples" IS a cover letter. In any case, to make it even… https://t.co/C2FvmTXWpC
7/22
2020
...But the fact that the government is failing to meet people’s basic needs regarding the pandemic combined w/ Trum… https://t.co/fWHAid2gyk
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @g_mirabelli @thedak Yep you didn't put a time frame on it. Some day, people will exist who won't even remember this.Anyone who touts video games as the best way to demonstrate complex 3D manipulation skills has never tried to safet… https://t.co/8SWbSGH6cu @izzythegirl @emkburke It hadn't occurred to me that the bad sound quality of most cell service might be one huge r… https://t.co/JMAholRJoH
7/20
2020
@omarieclaire Letting myself do a little bit of yoga at a time as a mini break rather than expecting myself to do a… https://t.co/ZJQRn5EcHQ
7/19
2020
The next six months are going to be indescribably dangerous.
Retweeted by Heather KelleyJohn Lewis was the youngest speaker at the 1963 March on Washington—where MLK gave the "I have a dream" speech—and… https://t.co/kelRnR4wqu
Retweeted by Heather KelleyJust went down a cicada rabbithole, now feeling homesick. https://t.co/PfmjLwEjzN https://t.co/H6lsjNXLU9We're thrilled to share this with you. Here's the Festival Program for A MAZE. / Berlin 2020 TOTAL DIGITAL! 🔥… https://t.co/j2cKS2FHbt
Retweeted by Heather KelleyOregon Public Broadcasting confirms tweets today that federal officers in camouflage but no agency identification o… https://t.co/nZAL6njcr6
Retweeted by Heather KelleyI’m a virologist, biotech investor (vaccines, drugs, & diagnostics). For ease, here are all my #COVID19 explainers… https://t.co/JUQnlN8Hgc
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7/18
2020
@everestpipkin Efforts were already underway of course, but it gave me a lot of hope. This sort of bullshit will mo… https://t.co/1omWorquXZ @everestpipkin True. Many birds with that stone. In my dept, for the first time that I know of, a group of students… https://t.co/om5L0ZN6WA @everestpipkin Or - more like an airhorn. Yeah. @everestpipkin I assumed it was a dog whistle to their xenophobic base, except there's no point in that metaphor an… https://t.co/RtCTBhvXjV
7/15
2020
it was nice knowing you all https://t.co/VFulmW7QUC
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @GrimOgreLabs @KoboldUnderlord yes. @thedak OK but what's the rest of the 🐔🍚 recipe?!“Non-profit” 🙄 https://t.co/Udn4d779NA
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7/11
2020
So I want to share something. I talked to my therapist about my cautiousness with Covid and how all the ableds arou… https://t.co/dpa07oYd55
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7/10
2020
In this continued season of disbelief, we need art that will force people to see how real and serious this virus is… https://t.co/qG60hTLuxY
7/8
2020
@the_strix Holy shit, you too? I adore it. Side by side with Showgirls, they're genius. Tragically misunderstood, a… https://t.co/R6aaIwrMnGMake no mistake: requiring international students to be on campus for in-person instruction in the fall to retain t… https://t.co/hpIkZYogz9
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7/7
2020
We are thrilled to announce — TEN $5000 commissions for indie game artists & developers! #ShallMakeShallBe is a for… https://t.co/YivQBwKC6g
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7/5
2020
Eight years ago I made this game (The Quiet Year) where one of the core ideas is that talking about a problem never… https://t.co/3Z91pE3MaW
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7/2
2020
This is a huge problem in games. Huge. https://t.co/seViWgZGPp @thedak @annaglassin get this for the lab, eh
7/1
2020
@bombsfall He can never, EVER, be denied.if a bar can follow social distancing guidelines and STILL infect dozens, what chance does a college campus or K-12… https://t.co/tklmkiiee5
Retweeted by Heather Kelleygeezus, the subconscious is the ultimate callback apparatus
6/30
2020
It's hard (but probably unnecessary) to describe the heartbreak of shopping in an independent neighborhood grocer a… https://t.co/pqcW6Yd42QI know exactly who needs to hear this. Academics. 🧵 *Clears throat*: checking and writing emails is work, thinking… https://t.co/r9Jo2DkXXS
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6/29
2020
While we’re overhauling everything, please stop leaving ableism & discrimination of disabilities out of the convers… https://t.co/pR0ZAJWz3c
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @ChrisBellDesign Yyyyyeeeaaaaap.
6/28
2020
when someone offers you an opportunity to be accountable, it is an act of care. it is an acknowledgement of your hu… https://t.co/7rqz7xmYfc
Retweeted by Heather Kelley @JurieHorneman Same, and I've had fun turning others on to it as well! The very definition of a romp. (with a huge heart) @partytimeHXLNT I tend to order lots of the more affordable samples (like $3-5) hoping to be surprised and just to… https://t.co/BJcMFWcRM8Is it a MUD? Is it a Twine? Is it an online exhibition? Find out! https://t.co/M0HM05i9ip https://t.co/aSEMvR0Bs9
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6/27
2020
For those visiting LIKELIKE opening tonight, I'm serving as the Harvey-petting proxy for anyone who needs it.… https://t.co/RCov1QarKD
6/26
2020
When you're a marginalized person in games all of your social capital goes towards raising concerns about issues li… https://t.co/5n3TtWBdgp
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6/25
2020
Hey games industry: this pain you're seeing in our industry these last weeks? That's our responsibility. We have to… https://t.co/i7vogmRqwI
Retweeted by Heather KelleyMoreover, if anyone wants to natter about the vagus nerve, the theraputic use of ritual, or *checks notes* prehisto… https://t.co/UdJdMATcz3That isn't to say I'm not fucking pissed off, fighting oppression at multiple intersections, and trying to take car… https://t.co/OvRg3Cb3ZwFor reasons not unrelated to everything that's going on right now, I've been self-educating these days on healing f… https://t.co/2PxrUESJDO @dinosaurrparty Feeling this one especially much rnWe are offering no strings attached 3,000 scholarships to black trans and non-binary students. This money is the di… https://t.co/NUBOn1nYiB
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6/23
2020
New date! The end of the WORD as we know it LIKELIKE Online is mutating again! This month’s exhibition is taking p… https://t.co/w6XNV9LzFm
Retweeted by Heather KelleyIf you are still wearing a mask when you go out, please retweet this status. I would just like to see how much comm… https://t.co/Wiu8MRp9Pw
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6/22
2020
Oluwatoyin Salau. #sayhernameoluwatoyinsalau #SAYHERNAME #JusticeForToyin https://t.co/eYSwYDTqRF @liameoconnell CMU alums in my crew, please sign and share! @thedak @annaglassin @everestpipkin @lucid_coffee @a_kapxwe have 100+ signatures already from students and alumni! hate, extremism, and misinformation aren’t welcome at CMU… https://t.co/ks9vLkT0mi
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6/16
2020
Margaret Raspé with her “camera helmet” (Kamerahelm), ca.1974. Photo: Heiner Ranke | During the 1970s & '80s she op… https://t.co/Xd40JfCjal
Retweeted by Heather KelleyThe games industry must do better by its disabled players, creators, and fans. Educate ourselves, and stop with the… https://t.co/5eh5qam9Ky
6/15
2020
The wee hours in Australia turned out to be a lovely time to visit @free_play's ✨Z•O•N•E ✨ wandering around a club… https://t.co/OJbZwBg1TL @Remember_Sarah Honestly I'd like to meet her some day. https://t.co/ufNpdohvu9 @chouxsalad For sure, there is that fear-overcoming aspect to it. Now this talk is reminding me some of the differe… https://t.co/Y5gmDOKjbJ @chouxsalad @LeeShangLun @jwhopkin and shout out to @OssKx for introducing me to climbing, back when! Not only was… https://t.co/jNv4rxBun7 @chouxsalad @LeeShangLun @jwhopkin Yep. In my design course Playing With The Senses I take students to a rockclimbi… https://t.co/SeO1pvjgE0
6/14
2020
@sammusmusic @EscoBlades @LatoyaPeterson Saaaaaame. tbh on top of listening to the content of your talk, it's reall… https://t.co/R35dp2RWyJ @EscoBlades @LatoyaPeterson Now hopping over to the N.A. Conf. on Videogame Music for @sammusmusic's Keynote talk!… https://t.co/2iVUm3QegbNow: Advice on getting into the game industry from Ubisoft's Andrien Gbinigie (@EscoBlades) and Glow Up's… https://t.co/9ubfsbRGiIBlack Girl Gamers online summit is happening RIGHT NOW. Hop on and catch the next talk! Learning so much good stuff… https://t.co/sAfNCY1LaT
6/13
2020
hi! i work in local government and community management, and i’m here to tell you a secret: it is like, really, rea… https://t.co/N10AejgcDT
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6/12
2020

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