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Archita Mittra

Archita Mittra is a writer and artist, with a fondness for dark and fantastical things She completed her B.A (2018) and M.A (2020) in English Literature from Jadavpur University and a Diploma in Multimedia and Animation from St. Xavier’s College. When she isn’t writing speculative fiction or drawing fanart, she can be found playing indie games, making jewelry out of recycled material, reading a dark fantasy novel, baking cakes, or deciding which new Tarot deck to buy. She lives in Kolkata (India) with her family and rabbits but may be found online on Twitter (@architamittra) and Instagram (@architamittra).


5 Best Studio Ghibli Movies

Studio Ghibli films have received critical acclaim not just in Japan but all over the world. Guided by Hayao Miyazaki’s unique artistic vision and philosophy, the movies showcase the triumph of good over evil in a heart-warming manner and without shying away from complex topics. Here are some of the best ones: Princess Mononoke (1997) […]Read More


The Coolest Indie Games Coming out in 2022

2021 was a good year for the indie gaming industry, and 2022 promises to be even better, with several interesting titles lined up for release. Here are some of the games that caught our eye: Goodbye Volcano High Image via Steam An upcoming narrative adventure game, Goodbye Volcano High, will feature an eclectic cast of […]Read More


Unpacking: A Relaxing Puzzle Adventure About Moving Homes

The gameplay of Unpacking is relatively simple. At each level, you find yourself in a new location where you unpack a collection of boxes and put the items properly. Although you never meet the protagonist, you follow their journey from 1997 to 2018 through a series of new homes and changing relationships. Playable with just […]Read More


Teacup Review: A Wholesome Tea Party Experience

Meet Teacup, a shy young frog who loves to drink tea and read books. She’s planning on throwing a tea party for all her animal friends, but she’s run out of ingredients. As the player, you can help her find the herbs and flowers that she needs for the event. This short adventure game is […]Read More


Marvel Mini-Series of 2021, Ranked

While Avengers: Endgame bade goodbye to Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man and Chris Evans’ Captain America, it ushered in a new era for the other Avengers. Several side characters finally got their own storylines and series, such as the Scarlet Witch and Loki, while Sam Wilson took on the mantle of becoming the next Captain […]Read More


Superheroes of Color and Why We Need Ms. Marvel

Superheroes are supposed to protect innocent citizens, capture dangerous criminals, and in a nutshell, save the world. Unlike villains, they use their magical or “superhuman” powers for the greater good. Yet, all the popular superheroes are somehow always overwhelmingly white cis men. And despite their charms and impressive skill-set, not everyone can relate to or […]Read More


New Anime Releases in 2022 We’re Looking Forward To

2022 promises to be a great year for anime fans, with the release of several much-awaited series, such as Cyberpunk: Edgerunners and the horror show Uzumaki. Whether you love magical girls, slice-of-life narratives, or even historical adventures, the 2022 anime lineup is sure to have something for everyone. Cyberpunk: Edgerunners Image via Netflix Cyberpunk: Edgerunners […]Read More


Slay The Spire: A Review

Slay the Spire is a unique video game that combines the best of rogue-like mechanics with deck-building card games. In Slay the Spire, the player can choose one of the four available characters, and travel through a series of randomly generated dungeons and fight different bosses to climb the spire. However, unlike most dungeon-crawlers, the […]Read More


Marvel Mini-Series Coming Out in 2022

2021 was a rather productive year for Marvel, with the release of several live-action films and mini-series that further expanded the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). 2022 promises to continue the trend with several exciting projects lined up. These are the mini-series that are tentatively scheduled to release this year. Moon Knight Image via Marvel Studios […]Read More