Another twelve months closer to the end of the world, and all I’ve got to show for it is this lousy t-shirt.
They often say that the one thing a critic enjoys talking about more than something they love is something they hate.
Halo, Half-Life, and Star Wars: These are the games that define the decade.
Brian begins his countdown of the greatest games of the Aughts with GTA, Uncharted, and more.
To be honest, I’ve always felt a little nervous writing about Twin Peaks. For as clever and groundbreaking and important a show as it was, it was always more about feelings than thoughts. About mood more than plot.
Brian wraps up his Cowboy Bebop countdown with the series’ top 10 episodes.
This October will mark the 20 year anniversary of the initial run of the ill-fated Cowboy Bebop manga, Shooting Star. While it’s not very well-regarded, it does mark the official start of one of the most influential, wildly creative and important cartoons of the 90s, Cowboy Bebop.
Hey, why not?
Listen: it’s four in the morning, and I don’t plan on doing anything resembling a running recap of this Twin Peaks return. I probably won’t even write anything else about this season.
But since this is the first thing David Lynch has filmed in over a decade, and since this is one of the most influential and important shows in the history of television, and since tonight’s episode, the eighth of this new season, was one of the most blisteringly insane things I have ever seen, I felt compelled to write…something.
Better Call Saul has always lacked the explosive forward momentum of its predecessor, but what it lacks in shootouts and cool robots and catchphrases, it makes up for in some of the best and most thoroughly devastating writing and pacing on TV. Season Three is the best yet.