Tag: fandom

  • Female Fandom and Figures in Mystery Science Theater 3000

    [A really cool article from poplurker about MST3k][link], which is an all-time favorite of mine, and the women behind the jokes, the fandom, and more. [link]: https://poplurker.com/2018/02/27/women-of-the-not-too-distant-future-female-fandom-and-figures-in-mystery-science-theater-3000/ “Women of the Not Too Distant Future”

  • Tom Spurgeon on Comic-Con 2012

    [There are important thoughts and rumination, here, I think. A few choice pull-quotes:][link] >comics at its worst adopts a consumer’s myopia where everything is colored by whether or not one’s own appetites are being met, and how, and to what extent. and >The central dilemma of writing about something like San Diego Con is that…

  • Lost Garden on Video Game Heroes and Fandom

    [The article is games-specific][link], but I find that it applies to any creative media: Games, film, music, web development. Many points and questions worth digesting, especially the central question: Are the games you have fandom for WORTH your time and love? Much of modern fandom is mired in what appears, to me, to be an…

  • Who Sent The Sentinels?

    [Andrew Rilstone takes a long look at fandom, comics, WATCHMEN, Idea Space, adaptations, and much more][link]. It’s a PDF, and for some reason there is no HTML version, but it is completely worth it. This guy is good. [link]: http://andrewrilstone.blogspot.com/2009/08/to-download-right-click-on-image-and.html “The Life and Opinions of Andrew Rilstone”

  • Back to the Future DeLorean Mod for Crysis

    [It actually travels through time][link] (See about 1:00 in the video for the awesome part), and leaves fire trails as in the film and my dreams. [link]: http://vimeo.com/731650 “DeLorean (Back to the Future) – Time Travel – Final 01 on Vimeo”

  • Chrono Trigger Fan Game Crimson Echoes Leaked

    [Apparently an alpha version][link], I’ve been waiting for this since Square Enix [cease-and-desisted the project][cease] a few weeks ago. Again, way to drop the ball, Square. [link]: http://www.gossipgamers.com/chrono-fan-game-crimson-echoes-98-complete-leaked/ “Chrono Fan Game: Crimson Echoes 98% Complete Leaked | Gossip Gamers” [cease]: http://extrafuture.com/2009/05/12/square-enix-shuts-down-chrono-fan-game-crimson-echoes/ “Square Enix shuts down Chrono fan game Crimson Echoes”