Let’s get weird

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Hello! Welcome to MonsterBrainSoup. I’m Lukas, and this is my corner of the internet to talk about things that matter to me and share my art and creations.

I want to use this space to talk about alternative identities, self-expression, and ways to live in this world happily and healthily while still finding ways to be who you really want to be, even while that changes and evolves with you.…

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Notebook Pre-Orders, Dragon Pins on Etsy

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It’s been a while since I’ve made any new merchandise to sell!

During my summer silence, here are some things I’ve been working on:

Seeker Saga, a Kingdom Hearts tarot deckOrdered a custom candy bag charm which should be arriving soonDragons of Teyvat enamel pins Kickstarter which was successfully funded and delivered to all backers, with leftovers now available on my Etsy shopMoon Prism Tarot, a Sailor Moon tarot deckDesigning custom plush toys with CatStealersCollaborating with CuriousFawn to create fandom-inspired apparel art assetsJoining the fantastic group orders that CatStealers hosts to make these beautiful Rex Lapis gold foil notebooks:

These are not yet made and should be delivered to you sometime in early November..



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Kickstarter Successful! Pre-Order Store Now Open!

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My first-ever Kickstarter was successfully funded at 107%!

If you missed out on the campaign, you can still buy the pins and more items at the pre-order store.

Click here to view the pre-order store on Backerkit!

 

UPDATE: The pre-order store is now closed and manufacturing has begun on the items.



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Favorite “Dragon City” Dragons

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Published: October 21st, 2021
Last modified: October 21st, 2021


Dragon City is a popular mobile phone game that features most of the classic tropes: resource collecting, daily login bonuses, cooldown times, crafting times, and of course, tons of micro-transactions to speed all of those things up.



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Are Dragons Monsters?

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Short answer: yes.

Longer answer: yeah, I think so, kinda, for the most part, depending on context…

Really long answer….

In the context of general human collective unconscious, dragons are the ultimate manifestation of a predator. With the traits of a big cat, bird of prey, crocodilian, and snake, they combine qualities of apex predators across biomes.…

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Favorite “Well of Souls” Monsters

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Published: August 30th, 2021
Last modified: September 14th, 2021


Well of Souls is a free-to-play fantasy RPG game that was launched in 1998 and tremendously popular with my gradeschool self and friends. It was the first ever indie-developed MMORPG – in order to play online with other players, someone had to be hosting the session on their own home computer using the creator’s own software called MIX.



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