Or: Probably the Only Time You’ll See Hayao Miyazaki Compared to Frank Miller Spring season is finally bringing us a new installment of Lupin III, dear readers. As much as I adore The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (and I do, emphatically), it was quite the departure for the […]
The intro is here. Ruka is helpful in the same way gasoline helps a forest fire. If you then used the gasoline tank to kick some trees over for good measure.
I’ve concluded that one’s opinion on Chappie comes down almost entirely to their opinion on the titular robot. Charmed by or at least sympathetic to Sharlto Copley’s performance? Well, it won’t erase the film’s issues, but it goes a long way to casting a light on its emotional […]
Considering it has no reason to exist, Silent Hill 0rigins has a surprising amount going for it. Well, a surprising amount of story things going for it. Well, its main character is interesting. I mean, they reference Shakespeare, that’s got to be good. Right? Alright, so the game […]
Steven Universe is the show my 12 year old self wanted more than anything of the world. I considered 27 different openings that might best encapsulate what I find so wondrous about this show – it’s beautiful pastel color palette and cleverly budgeted animation; it’s warm and dreamy […]
The intro is here. I know love triangles seem like a good idea the first time, but then it’s suddenly 3 am and you’re taking naked car rides with strangers. Don’t do love triangles, kids.
The prevailing piece of advice for writers struggling to portray well developed characters is often: write a Good Character (which, let’s face it, tends to translate as ‘write how you would for a man’) and then switch the pronouns around. Legend has it that this is how we […]
The intro is here. Welcome back! Nanami is Mothra’s mom. That’s totally a canon thing now.
Gentle readers of all kinds: Rob Marshall. A director whose body of work consists entirely of adaptations, remakes, and sequels, and whose quality ranges from “made an Oscar winner that one time” to “somehow managed not to tank Daniel Day-Lewis’ career.” For the most part his work hangs […]