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Subham Das2 years ago
9 Weasleys Weren't Enough: Everything About Mafalda Weasley and Why She Didn't Make the Books
Try to imagine a character as nosy as Rita Skeeter and meritorious as Hermione. Weird, right? Well, Potterheads missed out an opportunity to be introduced to such a character, who would have been name...
Robin Gibson2 years ago
Orientalism in Cyberpunk
Spend a minute in the Cyberpunk subgenre and you're likely to find some aspect of the work that is nominally East Asian. Neuromancer by William Gibson opens on the imagination of a futuristic Chiba, J...
Indentured: Trapped In Chains
Throughout history, there has always been a "master" and "slave." This is present in all walks of life, for example, the Russian boyars and serfs, the French bourgeoisie and the proletariat, and the A...
Christina B2 years ago
Top 10 Must-Watch Studio Ghibli Films
After watching so many films and studying many more while I earned my degree in Film Studies, I got to thinking about what really got me so interested in film in the first place. I remembered watching...
The DCEU Has Failed
A couple of days ago, Henry Cavill, who you may know is the DC Extended Universe's Superman, agreed with a large block of fans that the DCEU has ultimately become a disappointment. In 2013, DC began i...
Saffy Chantelle2 years ago
Confessions of a YouTuber
I am a YouTuber. That means that I have over a million subscribers right? Wrong. By definition, a YouTuber is someone who uploads content onto the much loved platform that is known as YouTube. I, myself, have a viewing audience of currently 1006 subscribers. Whether you are just starting your channel or have been posting for years, we are a community and we are all in this together. Today I will be sharing with you my personal YouTube confessions and if anything, giving you an insight into my wo...
Christina B2 years ago
From VR to AR 'Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale' Takes the Next Step in Virtual Gaming
After immersing users in a virtual reality massively multiplayer online role-playing game (VRMMORPG) called Sword Art Online, users found that they couldn't log out of the game and it became a game of...
Eloise Anne2 years ago
Comparison of 'Bloodbrothers' and 'The Little Shop of Horrors'
The Little Shop of Horrors is, at first sight, a spoof sci-fi comedy-horror off Broadway show from the 1980s. It was written by writer Howard Ashman and composer Alan Menken and was based on an 1960s ...
HB Rich2 years ago
10 Best Action Anime Shows
So, all of these are action shows, but they are also mixed in with some sci-fi and fantasy shows that have a bunch of action.
HB Rich2 years ago
10 Best Romance Anime Shows
Most of these shows are easy to find because they can be found on either Funimation or Netflix. Some of them have to be found in other ways on the internet.
Joseph Farley2 years ago
Best Live Action Adaptations of Cartoons Never Made
Kids have always spent tons of time watching Saturday morning cartoons, but why haven't some of these classic cartoon series been on the big screen? The best live action adaptations of cartoons never ...
SR James2 years ago
Has Sharon Needles Run Out of Ways to Make Us Shudder?
Now, don't think that this is me hating on the evolution of a performer, because all stars shine with a different light from time to time, but Sharon Needles won RuPaul's Drag Race for being unique, p...
TazerLad 2 years ago
How to (Not) Handle an OP Character
So in researching my Isekai video, I started watching In Another World with My Smartphone… and well it’s kinda bad. No hard feelings if you like it, but personally I just can’t get into it, and I started to wonder why that was. Because it’s made… competently, there were some parts I enjoyed and its premise isn’t that dissimilar to Konosuba. Guy dies before his time, so he gets to live out his life in a fantasy world and is allowed to bring one thing with him. Yeah, the start line is almost ident...
Edward Anderson2 years ago
Sex and The Fighting Cast
The other big story over the last few weeks has been the feud between Sarah Jessica Parker and Kim Cattrall. Unlike the Harvey Weinstein story, this one doesn't leave me feeling icky all over. Yes, "i...
Melody Rauscher2 years ago
Victim Blaming in Pretty Little Liars (SPOILERS)
I've been re-watching the show, and something has been bugging me non-stop regarding the relationships between the girls and their parents. In the second episode, we see Melissa's 23-year-old fiance f...
Impressions on 'Diary of a Madman'
Yesterday, I went to see “The Diary of a Madman” written by Nikolai Gogol, directed by Victor Sobchak, Artistic Director of ART-VIC, the only Anglo-Russian Theatre in the UK and brilliantly performed ...
Raynaldo Parks2 years ago
So, You Wanna Be a Musical Theatre Geek?
Since its discovery, music has been used for performance. Ceremonies, entertainment, you name it — music has played a major role. Fortunately for us, the 20th century decided to step up its game and p...
Darius Colquitt2 years ago
Theatre Creates Change
Greetings Thespians & “Muggle-Born,” near and far. This is your Artistic Endorser, D.C. With another entry from the DC Theatre Blog. The word “Change” has been thrown around a lot over the past 15 or ...