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“These are the movies that almost nobody is excited about, and that almost nobody is looking forward to seeing (though, if history is any guide, people will still turn out in droves to pay to see them anyway).”
The survival horror game Cold Fear has the feel of the old Resident Evil games, while mixing it up in a completely unique environment.
“We can’t send the message that we can be threatened into submission, or that anyone, much less Kim Jong-un, has immunity from satire. ”
“It’s not something that offends your sensibilities. You may even be downright infuriated by something, but that doesn’t mean you’re being triggered.”
In this episode, the Fear Fan takes a sobering look at the debate between practical effects and CGI, and why horror will always need the latter.
“Many people seem to be under the impression that modern superhero comics are fundamentally nothing more than male power fantasies about violent Übermenschen going around imposing their will on the world through force and terror.”
“Free speech is not only about what the government can or can’t do. The right to free speech means it’s wrong for any entity, governmental or not, to try to silence you.”
“Why does a Hawaiian Aquaman make sense when his origins can be ethnically ambiguous? Because of the rest of his story.”
“If this isn’t an incredibly messed up metaphor for child grooming (with an added icky layer of pseudo-bestiality), I don’t know what is.”
“Casual fans today might be under the impression the episode resulted in boycotts, death threats, and people marching in the streets, but the contemporary record tells a different story.”
“Why is it so gross and shameful for Nicki Minaj to write a song about the unprecedented awesomeness of her ass?”
Find yourself starting back. Escape will make me God.
G4 TV 4 Gamers was the first all gaming television channel. Cecil takes a look at its history, what it did right, and the many things it did wrong.
“Asperger’s is not a “get out of jail free” card that gives a person license to say and do whatever they want and not get reprimanded for it.”
Yes, she went there. As a female internet reviewer, apparently Sofie needs to have a opinion about this, so here it is.
“Who is this meant to appeal to, exactly? Robots? Vulcans? Oscar the Grouch? Is there a single demographic anywhere in the world that does not like humor at all in their movies?”
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