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Start Making Good Movie-based Games!

Thursday, January 26, 2012 No Comments

A recent gameplay session of the Up movie-based game with my girlfriend (what can I say? She’s just starting to get into gaming) rekindled my not-long-ago extinguished ire with game developers and their lackluster movie-based offerings. Is it required that movie-based games not fit the demographic for which they are meant? Or that adults not […]

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The pointlessness of the Animated Feature Film category

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 9 Comments

Many things in life baffle me, such as, how do they pack so much awesomeness into each bag of Sour Patch Kids? Or, who would win in a fight between a cow and a squirrel? However, what’s been on my mind recently is why there’s an award for best-animated feature film when, as has been […]

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Up

Monday, March 8, 2010 3 Comments

Up is a story about an old man’s quest to fulfil his lifelong promise to his wife, now passed on, to take her on an adventure to South America. Desperate to save his home from being destroyed, he fills it with balloons and takes off for a very unexpected journey. The animation is Pixar’s standard […]