On proven formulas, writing and inspiration

On proven formulas, writing and inspiration

When Blizzard Entertainment launched Hearthstone in 2014, I was happy. As a deck-building game enthusiast with little time for leisure activities, having a quick alternative to classic Magic: The Gathering looked great. With a much smaller cards database, I could...
January notes: a transformation

January notes: a transformation

A few days ago, I did it. With trembling fingers, lump in throat and all. I registered a new domain name, for MTM Translations as is will soon be no more. It was more intense than expected. And even though I know it’s the right call, I couldn’t avoid the...
December notes: news and gifts

December notes: news and gifts

The digital detox ended gently as the first winter snow fell on Turin. Even though the blogs and Twitter have been silent, November was extremely busy and lively – packed with news, and a few surprises for you.   What happened in November November was a...