That I Should not Be Alone:  Considering The Last of Us
Game Review / Naughty Dog / Post Apocalyptic / The Last of Us / Video Games

That I Should not Be Alone: Considering The Last of Us

The much derided medium of the video game has often lived down to its critics’ unfavorable judgments.  Yet, as well with great consistency, game creators deliver to us stories and experiences that transcend the mundane run of the mill military, wizard and elf or space adventure tropes.  Games and series like Knights of the Old … Continue reading

Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing
Joss Whedon / Movie Review / Movies / Shakespeare

Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing

The idea of Joss Whedon directing Shakespeare is an intriguing one, and I was looking forward to the release of Much Ado About Nothing with great anticipation. I wasn’t disappointed! For a person familiar with his work, it was a delight to see a cast so densely populated with Whedon collaborators, but this movie has more … Continue reading

Crossed Wires Review: Scurvy Scallywags!
Audio Review / Beep Games / Christianity / Fantasy / Game Review / Ron Gilbert / Scurvy Scallywags / Theology / Video Games

Crossed Wires Review: Scurvy Scallywags!

Listen to our first audio review of a game here on the second episode of Crossed Wires: Our review of Scurvy Scallywags! Title: Scurvy Scallywags in The Voyage to Discover the Ultimate Sea Shanty Developer:  Beep Games Score:  5/10 Time Played: Approximately 5 Hours We Did Received an early Review Copy of this game. Continue reading

Mama  –  Less Would Be More
Andrés Muschietti / Ghosts / Horror / Mama / Movie Review / Movies / Theology

Mama – Less Would Be More

One of the scarier trailers I’ve seen in the past year belongs to director Andrés Muschietti’s film Mama, which came out in theaters on January 18.  The trailer leaves an incredible amount to the imagination, allowing the viewer to fill in the terror of whoever or whatever the titular Mama is.  Unfortunately, the movie itself … Continue reading