A vampiric origin story characterized by madness- or a love story cut short by a meddlesome church? This is a review for Netflix’s Castlevania season one.
Violence Voyager just may be the strangest film I’ve seen all year. This is a semi-spoiler free review of the gekimation.
I will not lie to you – Violence Voyager is an odd film.
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Is Detective Pikachu one of Harry Goodman’s experiments?
So…it has been quite a while since you all heard from me.
I am not one who actively follows the whole astrology craze or prescribes to it in their daily life. Yes, I know my astrological sign and occasionally will read a horoscope or two if it’s in front of me – but that is the extent. However, whatever has been going on this entire month of February has knocked me for a loop. I don’t know what was in retrograde or fully understand what ‘pieces season’ is despite googling it, but I do know that I am feeling better now today. So, let’s get to writing!
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This is a review of Netflix’s The Dragon Prince, season one.
I’d been meaning to watch this for a while now. I should have had this review completed back when The Dragon Prince came to AFNYCC, but alas – sometimes the things we intend are just not so.
When I heard that season two would premiere on Netflix February 15th, I knew I had to get at it.
And boy, it did not disappoint.
The Dragon Prince takes place in the far off lands of Xadia, where magic rules within six primordial sources. Or at least, it did until one human eons ago decided to create a new energy source: dark magic. The mage gone rogue is implied to have ruined the natural balance for all, causing the Elven citizens along with other magical folks to split the kingdom.
In the latest schism, the dragon guardian of the border had its heir murdered. As this creature only hatches once every thousand years, the magical kingdom seeks revenge on the human king and his heir – Ezran.
This is where our story begins.
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Avatar: The Last Airbender, everyone’s favorite show that Nickelodeon slowly killed (I’ll explain later) is getting a reboot on Netflix! I began having war flashbacks after reading a few succinate tweets, so I decided to dig a bit and pull up some of the fandom’s history and relationship with Nickelodeon.
So, this article has been sitting in my blogging folder since the live-action series production news was released. I thought a dozen times about publishing it, then my concerns for the fandom were quelled. Except…on Reddit.
Maybe a month ago now, I came across this article written by someone who clearly had never watched the show. Sure, it could have been an assigned topic they were unfamiliar with, but even reading a synopsis on the wiki would give you more information than whatever that article attempted to confer.
Hence, my posting of this article in its original form which has still aged pretty well given the number of updates and news we’ve received.
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