Carrie (1976) on Amazon Prime: A Very Good Film

Spoilers for this Classic.

Source Code (2011): The Most Boring Sci-Fi Film I’ve Ever Watched

Everything about this film is trash. Don’t waste your time.

Monster (2018 / 2022): A Sad Attempt at Social Commentary with a Pro-Racist Plot Twist

Spoilers in the Review of this dumpster fire of crap.

A Review of World of Kanako on Hulu

A Story so Brutal, Dark, and Intriguing. It pushes the limits of creative freedom. Absolutely masterful.

Mr. Harringan’s Phone on Netflix

Spoilers for this slice-of-life film. If anything in this film can be called a spoiler, since basically nothing happens.

Alouette and Culotte of La Pucelle are well-written terrible people who prioritize their own selfish aims over the concerns of the people around them

Major Spoilers for the entirety of La Pucelle: Ragnarok Remastered.

Prey (2022) on Hulu

Massive Spoilers for this film in the review. A new bar has been set.

Predator (1987) on Hulu

I expected a machismo action flick, instead I found a story with fantastical stratagem that reminded me of Sun Tzu’s Art of War.

Concluding Remarks on La Pucelle: Ragnarok Remastered

This will contain Major Spoilers for the La Pucelle: Tactics main story and La Pucelle: Ragnarok story of La Pucelle: Ragnarok Remastered.

Love and Leashes (2020) on Netflix is Fucking Amazing

A rather unique film exploring BDSM with no explicit depictions of sexual relations.

La Pucelle: Ragnarok Further Impressions and Foibles with Grinding Levels

Spoilers for the Main Story of La Pucelle: Tactics.

Early Impressions of La Pucelle: Ragnarok Remastered

What an Amazing fucking game. A proverbial blast from the past.

Why I’ve lost interest and probably won’t be watching Rings of Power

Amazon Prime and the studio behind Rings of Power have Lost my Respect.

Nocturne is too Powerful for the Steam Deck 512GB LOL

The Switch is more powerful LOL

Roger Kimball’s Lazy and Banal Critique of Nietzsche

Link to his "critique" article: https://newcriterion.com/issues/1991/9/the-legacy-of-friedrich-nietzsche

Progress Update: Reflecting on Productivity and Book Writing

I feel so awful not having made any periodic updates for the blog and barely commenting on anything truly noteworthy. Short reviews of films I’ve watched or stopped watching early obviously aren’t a substitute for any genuinely insightful material. When thinking of this blog, I feel so bad for not having already finished and published … Continue reading Progress Update: Reflecting on Productivity and Book Writing

I did a Luck-Stat only playthrough for my 7th full playthrough of Nocturne, here’s the changes I noticed.

I want to be fully clear; I was able to max Luck by level 42. It's my 7th playthrough of Nocturne from the point of view of having played 4 full playthroughs of Nocturne in its PS2 form on my 60 GB PS3 back in the early 2010s and my third playthrough of the PS4 version of the HD Remaster. I had to level up vitality for the hospital to clear the hospital dungeon faster, but after that I only ever increased Luck and relied upon NG+ bonuses of higher level demons to get through the game. So, by level 42, Demi-fiend had a maxed out Luck Stat.

My Shin Megami Tensei / LAW & CHAOS Reversible Satan and Asura Jacket finally arrived

Shin Megami Tensei / LAW & CHAOS Reversible Satan and Asura Jacket

Avatar: The Last Airbender’s Season 2: Good Character Development and a Catastrophic Failure of Worldbuilding

Surface-level worldbuilding that collapses on deeper scrutiny. Zuko's journey is a walking plot hole. Spoilers for Season 2 of Avatar: The Last Airbender currently on Netflix.

Fuck Sony, Fuck PlayStation: The Idiotic PlayStation QR Code Foibles

#FuckYouSony