D23: Excitement, Confusion, and Disappointment from Disney Live Action (With Thoughts on STAR WARS Land)

The Walt Disney Studios live action panel at the 2015 D23 Expo was something of a mess. For months Disney has been positioning this panel as a big deal, announcing that Marvel Studios would be abandoning their long-held position of supremacy in Comic-Con’s Hall H and that the Star Wars panel at SDCC would be … Continue reading D23: Excitement, Confusion, and Disappointment from Disney Live Action (With Thoughts on STAR WARS Land)

Legends Never Die – The Unappreciated Importance of LEGENDS OF FRONTIERLAND

This article assumes you have some level of familiarity with the “Legends of Frontierland” game that took place at Disneyland last summer. If you don’t know what any of these words mean, check out my previous article HERE. Interactivity – it’s the big new buzzword for theme parks these days. Spurred on by the rising … Continue reading Legends Never Die – The Unappreciated Importance of LEGENDS OF FRONTIERLAND

TERMINATOR SALVATION is Better Than You Remember (But Also Just as Bad)

Memory can be a funny thing. Memories can be changed and distorted by time, an acknowledgment of your own biases, and even the testimony of others. For example, when I saw Terminator Salvation back in 2009, I enjoyed it, but as they years have gone on I’ve grown to mistrust that memory. My taste in … Continue reading TERMINATOR SALVATION is Better Than You Remember (But Also Just as Bad)

STAR WARS REBELS Review – “The Siege of Lothal” (All Spoilers Edition)

Note: This review contains SPOILERS A few months ago, I gave you some of my initial impressions on Star Wars Rebels‘ Season Two opener after it premiered at Star Wars Celebration, but now that it’s been released to the public and I don’t have to worry about holding back spoilers (and because I was able to hear … Continue reading STAR WARS REBELS Review – “The Siege of Lothal” (All Spoilers Edition)