The last couple of months brought us three games that utilized capitalism as the villain in one way or another: Borderlands 3, The Outer Worlds, and Disco Elysium. These games tackle the idea in different ways — some more successful than others — but they suggest that the issue is at the forefront of a lot of people’s minds.
Game of Thrones may not be dead yet, but maybe we should let it go extinct. Why let it rise from the dead and bring others with it as it tramples across the landscape ruining everything in its wake?
The lives of the maladjusted have always been a prime well for comedy, which is why sitcoms have always told the stories of the dysfunctional. These days sitcoms are seen as antiquated, but millennial sitcoms straddle this line between old and new, creating 30-minute stories that are confined to its runtime and based on the plight of the late 20s, early 30s struggling adult.
The movie had a lot to live up to and in some minds, it didn’t rise to those expectations. I’m wondering, however, if that matters. Does the question about whether Captain Marvel is inspirational even mean anything?
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“TV showrunners and King’s literary agent reflect on why the moment is right to adapt the horror storyteller’s work.”
After nearly a decade, Slender Man and the online community that grew up around him are all but dead.
There could be many reasons why The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale was canceled, but regardless, it feels like the final nail in the coffin for a TV format that couldn’t compete with the instantaneous nature of online video sharing. It’s all a part of a brand that was best left dead, despite how good or entertaining the effort may have been.
“Each season of the show should feel like some kind of nightmare that you had after reading the original story and half-remembering it.”
B.J. is half-Jewish, specifically. He’s the child of a Jewish mother and a Texan, anti-Semitic father. I got a kick out of this because, most of the time, people don’t realize I’m Jewish either.
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Changes made beginning with The New Order and continuing into The New Colossus, however, have turned B.J. from typical video game protagonist into a complex action hero.
Since Hefner’s death, many have debated whether he should be remembered as a feminist icon and leader in the sexual revolution of the 1960s, or as a sexist who exploited women to sell his magazines.
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I had so much fun speaking with artist Janice Poon, who was the lead food stylist on the show “Hannibal.” I loved this show when it was airing, so when … Continue reading The Woman Who Made Cannibalism Look Delicious | Broadly