An anthology of comics about life, love, and food during 100 years in a Vancouver diner. Welcome to Mina's contains happy stories and tragic ones - from a delivery man finding forbidden love to curious people passing through on a much longer journey.
I wrote the comic "Blessings in Disguise" and directed artist Victor Moura.
A collection of articles focused on presenting nations not usually examined by game studies - including the former Czechoslovakia, Turkey, India, and Brazil - and new perspectives to the global hubs of China, Singapore, Australia, Japan, and the United States.
I wrote a critical analysis snapshot of the Brazilian game market and industry. This article was co-authored with game designer and Extra Credits co-creator, James Portnow.
In 2011 I wrote a featured article for Gamasutra analyzing the social perception of games in Brazil while discussing the cultural, political, and economic challenges that kept games from being recognized as a vital medium.
Illustrated Novella [PT-BR]
When a heartbroken journalist receives a mysterious phone call from his ex, he's forced to investigate an underground party and is drawn into a deadly trap.
Negra Cicatriz (original title) is a novella with noir plot and illustrations. As the writer, I also directed the artist to represent the story's key moments.
Jogador de Mil Fases (Player of a Thousand Stages) is an international anthology of essays analyzing games from a cultural, narrative, and personal perspective.
I was the organizer of the book along with Guilherme Xavier and we edited essays from 12 authors. I also contributed with the portuguese version of my article "Narrative Reincarnation in The Way of the Samurai 3".