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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.
Find yourself starting back. Escape will make me God.
“Why does a Hawaiian Aquaman make sense when his origins can be ethnically ambiguous? Because of the rest of his story.”
“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.”
“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.”
Yes, she went there. As a female internet reviewer, apparently Sofie needs to have a opinion about this, so here it is.
“Unlike Arrow, The Flash actually includes a lot of characters from the comics, instead of just a bunch of random bad guys who happen to have the civilian name of some obscure supervillain.”
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.
“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.”
To celebrate the 86th anniversary of one of his favorite cartoon characters, Joey counts down some of his most memorable moments!
“In the age of the internet, where your greatest shame will live on eternally, it’s easier than ever to discover that people you admire are flawed human beings.”
Sofie goes from the artsy to the mainstream.
“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?”
Joey discusses factors and tastes that contribute to the lack of hand-drawn films in the mainstream market.
The Suspect takes a look at the latest Call of Duty for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Fans of the franchise will love it, but has Sledgehammer done enough to convert the series' naysayers?
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