Since Horizon Forbidden West is still a relatively new game, I have tried hard not to reveal to many plot details in my piece. But I do discuss some, so if you don’t want to know anything about the story, maybe wait until after you’ve played the game. ~~~ Horizon Zero Dawn is one of […]Read More On Horizon Forbidden West and the End of Aloy’s Exile
Hear that rumbling? Furiosa is coming down the road. Not in 2022 or in 2023, but everyone’s favorite imperator returns in 2024. Furiosa (2024) is a prequel to George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road (2015). I am ambivalent because I am tired of origin stories, and particularly the origin stories female characters so often get*, […]Read More On Imperator Furiosa
Every April is Switcheroo Month at The Cultural Gutter. This month Comics Editor Carol writes about Horizon Zero Dawn. ~~~ Watch out, everyone, I am going to talk a bit about story elements because I enjoyed Horizon Zero Dawn‘s story. Sometime I’d like to discuss it in greater depth, because it is a good story, […]Read More On Horizon Zero Dawn and the Heroism of Aloy
Only Manborg can save humanity from Draculon and his Hordes of Hell. Manborg is a cyborg warrior for right, a film by Steven Kostanski, produced by the Winnipeg-based filmmaking collective, Astron-6, and our only hope. I was lucky enough to be able to ask Kostanski a few questions. How did the mighty force that is […]Read More The Secrets of Manborg–Revealed!
I am Ape. Nothing Ape is strange to me.–Publius Terentius Afer (sort of) For what is there beautiful in man,-what, I pray you, worthy of admiration, or comely–unless that which, some poet has maintained, he possesses in common with the ape? –Arnobius I’m surrounded by a stack of comics and one illustrated novel all set […]Read More Nothing Ape Is Strange To Me