Two Veil of Maya Playthroughs Chosen to End Summer and Vanquish Warmth

You made it through another week, but this one in particular is the last full one before the autumnal equinox. You’re likely unpacking your warm layers and attempting to fool yourself into thinking that pie and artificial pumpkin flavor are somehow a fair trade for soothing climates and long hours of sunlight… well, unless you live south of the equator and your better days are budding into fruition.

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In that funeral frame of mind, when I saw two Veil of Maya playthroughs titled “It’s Not Safe to Swim Today” and “Winter Is Coming Soon,” they seemed the perfect way to put a punctuation mark on the change of seasons. Let’s allow Marc Okubo to play us out.

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Chris Alfano has written about music and toured in bands since print magazines and mp3.com were popular. Once in high-school he hacked a friend's QBasic stick figure fighting game to add a chiptune metal soundtrack. Random attractive people still give him high-fives about that.