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Brandon Daniel2 years ago
‘Justice League’ Trailer Is Peak DCU
I THOUGHT DC TRAILERS WERE SUPPOSED TO BE GOOD? Hang on. Just let me — okay. Just let me talk! DC has a weird trailer syndrome. We’ve seen it multiple times now. The ‘Man of Steel’ trailer? Incredible...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
‘Rick & Morty’ Returns in Spectacular Fashion
In perhaps the best April Fool’s prank that turned out to be real, Rick and Morty made a surprise return, debuting a spectacular premiere episode. At the end of Season 2, Rick turned himself into the ...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
‘iZombie’ Puts the Human in Zombie
‘iZombie’s season 3 premiere does something I never thought the show would do. For a few seasons now, the viewer has been made to humanize Liv, Major, and the other important zombie characters. In an ...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
I’ll Pray for You, Kendrick
On the track ‘Feel’ in Kendrick Lamar’s new album ‘Damn’, Kendrick says “ain’t nobody prayin’ for me”. Well Kendrick, I am going to pray for you. I implore everyone else to join me. Dear God, Thank yo...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
13 Issues I Had With 13 Reasons Why
13 Reasons Why is being revered by many fans for its graphic, no holds barred depictions of bullying, abuse, and suicide. While the show does a good job of presenting the audience with an array of pro...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Kendrick Lamar’s Unsubtle Christianity
The vast majority of think pieces I’ve seen about ‘DAMN.’ are titled and speak about Kendrick’s “spirituality.” I understand why they call it that. Christianity has become a bad word. I get it complet...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Jane the Virgin: Is Michael Coming Back?
SPOILER WARNING: FULL SPOILERS AHEAD (Also spoilers for ‘The Walking Dead’ for some reason) You read the warning, right? Earlier this season ‘Jane the Virgin’ killed off one of its series regulars, Br...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Destiny 2: A World Without Light?
Since the announcement of Destiny 2, many fans have been wondering what the game will look like. Given the cinematic trailer and the invites sent out to outlets/Destiny streamers, we now have our firs...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
‘Scream’ Season 3: How to Salvage a Reboot
Somehow I missed the news of ‘Scream’ season 3 being a fresh reboot. UH, WHAT? YOU DON’T JUST TAKE A SHOW IN THE MIDDLE OF THE PLOT AND CUT THE CAST AND STORY, LEAVING US ALL HANGING WITH LOOSE ENDS! ...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
TV Weekly Roundup Episode 2 — INCOMING
Fade in: Back at it again bringing you episode No. 2 of the weekly TV roundup! The theme of the week: THIS. JUST. IN! ‘American Gods’, ‘Dear White People’, & ‘The Handmaid’s Tale.’ Let’s get started!
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Three Lingering Questions About the Fundamental Approach to Destiny 2
On May 18 Bungie debuted its sequel to its successful, popular title Destiny in the form of Destiny 2. Being a major Destiny fan and with it the game I have spent the most time on since my Call of Dut...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Wonder Woman Is the Hero We Need
*SPOILERS FOLLOW, OBVIOUSLY. Nearly every comic book movie these days has some sort of ancient/cosmic being trying to destroy the world/universe. Wonder Woman is no different, as it presents the god o...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
We Need to Talk About ‘American Gods’ Latest Opening Scene
Nearly every week, ‘American Gods’ has presented the audience with a “Coming to America” scene to open the episode. These scenes have shown various groups of people, all throughout time, attempting to...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
The Supernatural Aspect of Season 3 of ‘Fargo’ has been Revealed
So far, every season of Fargo has had a supernatural element. These supernatural elements typically appear near the climax of the season, affecting and altering the characters and plot in critical way...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’: White Feminism as a Show
The Handmaid’s Tale suffers from one glaring issue, which is the one everyone seems to be talking about — its lack of intersectionality. Yes, it is important to cast POC, non-cis, and non-hetero actor...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Destiny 2: Why the Community is Upset
There’s been a lot of hoopla and outrage surrounding Destiny 2 post E3. The focus has particularly been on the decision making by Bungie, the developer of Destiny and Destiny 2, regarding this game. (...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Game of Thrones: Stormborn Review
*SPOILERS AHEAD* Looks like Game Of Thrones is setting up all the pieces again — HOLY CRAP, WHAT JUST HAPPENED? Seriously, what?! I expected a Battle of the Greyjoy’s at some point, but not so early i...
Brandon Daniel2 years ago
Destiny 2 Beta Impressions: They Really Meant a World Without Light
Earlier this week, the closed beta for Destiny 2 launched. In a frenzy, I tried repeatedly to get in when the server went live. I kept getting kicked out over and over again. Finally, after a half hou...