Billy Hepfinger
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Billy Hepfinger is an actor and writer living in Pittsburgh, PA. A recent graduate of Princeton University, he has appeared in numerous plays and musicals in the Pittsburgh and Princeton areas. He is currently working on his first novel, a genre-bending fantasy set 500 years in the future.

Reviews // 18 Articles
//Reviews

Jukebox the Ghost: Safe Travels | 21 Jun 2012 // 5:04 PM

The criminally underrated Philly-based piano-pop band returns for a third outing full of big-hearted anthems and a few sonic surprises.

M. Ward: A Wasteland Companion | 10 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

Three years since his last solo album, the prolific, melodic M. Ward goes out on his own again (with only some minor supporting appearances from Zooey Deschanel).

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Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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