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Playlists for Writing & Roleplay

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     Music to write, roleplay, or study to! These playlists are works in progress and are continuously growing and improving. Titled after like-themed action movie and game music, the playlists each have their own personality, and encourage different moods or activity levels. Most music is from soundtracks. The calmest playlists, Temple Ruins and Party Camp, are useful for getting into the mood. This music is less distracting. Once your pace is set, or if you want to get in the mood for an action scene, Underworld or Boss Fight are the playlists for you. Tavern Nights is what it sounds like, full of highs and lows but can be distracting. Field Music is right in the middle, with lots of color.

     All playlists are available to follow on Spotify, and can also be accessed via the web player with a free Spotify account. Just click on the [listen] for the link. Please do not hesitate to suggest music/changes to me, either here or on Spotify.

Title: Temple Ruins
Mood: tense, eerie, dark and scary
Volume: quiet, few musical swells
Action: creeping through a dark ruin and avoiding spiders
Instruments: minimal orchestral
Lyrics: few (non-English)


Title: Party Camp
Mood: calm, mysterious, romantic
Volume: soft, somewhat dynamic
Action: resting after a long day of travel
Instruments: minimal orchestral
Lyrics: few (mostly non-English)


Title: Field Music
Mood: cheerful, adventurous, vigilant
Volume: low to medium, dynamic
Action: adventuring with your companions
Instruments: orchestral
Lyrics: few (non-English)


Title: Tavern Nights
Mood: cheerful as well as sombre
Volume: medium to high, dynamic
Action: eating and drinking with the locals
Instruments: mainly guitar and fiddle, some harp
Lyrics: yes (including English)


Title: Underworld
Mood: terra incognita, on the hunt, betrayal
Volume: mid-low with many dynamic moments
Action: venturing into the land of demons and the undead
Instruments: orchestral
Lyrics: yes (non-English)


Title: Boss Fight
Mood: angry, dangerous, violent
Volume: mainly loud, dynamic
Action: slaying armies and dragons
Instruments: full orchestral
Lyrics: few (non-English)


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Obi-Wan and Anakin on Christmas

(via Jamie Costa)

“It’s uncivilized.” (via ridleysdaisys)

Renamed Musicals:
  • American Idiot: Broadway Goes Punk Rock The Musical
  • Book of Mormon: How Many People Can We Offend The Musical
  • Cabaret: Plot Twist The Musical
  • Cats: Don't. Stop Right There. The Musical
  • Chicago: What Red Lipstick Sounds Like The Musical
  • The Drowsy Chaperone: Man in Chair Needs A Hug The Musical
  • A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder: Murdering Your Family Helps You Get Laid Twice as Much The Musical
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch: Glitter and Feelings The Musical
  • Into the Woods: If You Want Happy Endings Stop After Act 1 The Musical
  • Les Miserables: All His Friends Are Dead The Musical
  • The Lion King: Nants Ingonyama Bagithi Baba The Musical
  • Newsies: Broadway Equivalent of a Boy Band The Musical
  • Next to Normal: We Put the FUN in Dysfunctional The Musical
  • The Phantom of the Opera: How Has This Creepy Fucking Show Lasted 3000 Years The Musical
  • Rent: Mark Will Forever Be Alone The Musical
  • Rock of Ages: Isn't One Time More Than Enough... The Musical
  • Side Show: American Horror Story Freak Show The Musical
  • Shrek: You Thought It'd Be Bad But It's Actually Great The Musical
  • The Sound of Music: You Can't Top Julie Andrews So Stop Trying The Musical
  • Spring Awakening: Sexual Frustration The Musical
  • Violet: No One Ever Actually Says She's Beautiful and I'm Mad!?! The Musical
  • Wicked: Elphaba Thropp is Really Fucking Important The Musical [ps gelphie]
  • me: i wanna talk to that person
  • brain: !!wHOA THERE BUCKO you might wanna slow DOWN! you talked to them YESTERDAY! if you talk to them again they're just gonna get annoyed with you!!!
  • me: shit fam you right

I think Hiccup and Astrid are the best animated couple ever.

I love how their relationship isn’t a major plot point for the films. Astrid isn’t there as a reward for the hero, she is his best friend (next to Toothless of course). She didn’t stop being a warrior after she became a love interest (and Hiccup wouldn’t want her to, he loves her for it).

They talk about their problems. They fight their enemies together. And they trust each other.