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The Fall and Rebirth of Syfy

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Science fiction television has been on rather shaky footing since the ending of stalwarts like Lost and Fringe. There are a number of reasons for this. Too many networks simply tried to copy Lost (hello FlashForward and The Event) or The X-Files (Fringe itself was one …

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Notes from the Kraken: September 25th 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Live the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. American’s greatest and most ridiculous television show …

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Hidden Levels: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective

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In this recurring feature, guest blogger Matt Morris takes us through the lost, the forgotten, and the overlooked video games of yore. Consider him your guide through all the best and most secret Hidden Levels. Game: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective (2010) Genre: Adventure Platform: Nintendo DS, iOS Developer: …

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Nothing But Trash: Supers Lovers, Episode 3

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Name of Anime: Super Lovers Studio: Studio Deen Streaming Site Used: Crunchyroll Episodes Previously Seen: First two. I have read all of the currently published manga. In some of my previous posts (link), I have complained about the frequency of adaptations in modern anime. It’s only fitting then that …

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The Anticipated: Knight of Cups

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We’re almost there! The Anticipated is nearing the finish line on getting all caught back up, just before it falls behind once again. This week, it is finally time to take a look at Terrence Malick’s latest film, Knight of Cups. Just like The Little Prince, …

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The Anticipated: Kubo and the Two Strings

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Although things are still a bit behind, The Anticipated is getting back on track. This has proven to be quite the year for so-called “kids movies,” whether that’s Zootopia or Finding Dory or even Pete’s Dragon (all of which makes the release of the anti-kids animated film Sausage Party this year …

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Notes from the Kraken: September 25th 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Live the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. American’s greatest and most ridiculous television show …

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Notes from the Kraken: August 28th 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. Board games have always been a …

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The Fall and Rebirth of Syfy

In All, Television by DavidLeave a Comment

Science fiction television has been on rather shaky footing since the ending of stalwarts like Lost and Fringe. There are a number of reasons for this. Too many networks simply tried to copy Lost (hello FlashForward and The Event) or The X-Files (Fringe itself was one …

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Take Me To The Upfronts: NBC

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Welcome back Take Me To The Upfronts. I have already taken a look at ABC’s,  CBS’, The CW’s, and Fox’s offerings, and now I am ready to take a look at Fox. Also, before we start, you can still see my thoughts on the pilots that vied for spots this …

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Take Me To The Upfronts: Fox

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Welcome back Take Me To The Upfronts. I have already talked about ABC’s,  CBS’, and The CW’s offerings, and now I am ready to take a look at Fox. Also, before we start, you can still see my thoughts on the pilots that vied for spots this season here …

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Hidden Levels: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective

In All, Video Games by Matt MorrisLeave a Comment

In this recurring feature, guest blogger Matt Morris takes us through the lost, the forgotten, and the overlooked video games of yore. Consider him your guide through all the best and most secret Hidden Levels. Game: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective (2010) Genre: Adventure Platform: Nintendo DS, iOS Developer: …

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Ode to Pokémon

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I am just going to say it: I love the Pokémon series. It is foundational to the way in which I love not only video games, but also much of pop culture in general. I have played every generation of Pokémon games, starting with Pokémon Red and continuing …

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