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Death Game Analysis of Netflix’s “Alice in Borderland”

All images, unless specifically marked, are credited to Netflix’s Alice in Borderland. Major spoilers for Alice in Borderland.

For as long as I can remember, I have been fascinated by “death games” found in any form of media. Games where the people playing are risking their lives, whether for fortune…

Death Game Analysis of Netflix’s “Squid Game”

Major spoilers for Squid Game! All images, unless specifically marked, are credited to Netflix’s Squid Game.

Netflix has returned with another live-action death game show and it’s absolutely killing it! It’s still #1 on Netflix as of writing this article.

Personally, I’ve never wanted to be a contestant on a…

this is how real movie fans watch movies

Just a quick collection of links for easy access

The Oscar 2021 Best Picture nominations were announced and I realized I had not seen almost any of them. So I made found this info and thought I’d share:

The Father

Available to rent in most places for $19.99
Youtube
Vudu
Amazon Prime

Judas and the Black Messiah

Available to rent in most places for $19.99
Youtube
Vudu
Amazon

Minari

Available to rent in most places for $19.99
Youtube
Vudu
Amazon

Mank

Only available to stream on Netflix

Nomadland

Only available to stream on Hulu

Promising Young Woman

Available to rent in most places for $5.99
Youtube
Vudu
Amazon

Sound of Metal

Only available to stream with Amazon Prime

The Trial of Chicago 7

Only available to stream on Netflix

Hope this helped! Lemme know if you find a better/cheaper source.

Death Game Design Analysis of Netflix’s “Alice in Borderland”

This is part four of an ongoing series of brainstorms dissecting death games from Netflix’s Alice in Borderland. Major spoilers for the whole show. Start from Part 1 here.

As the show goes on and the plot becomes more intricate, the death games take a backseat to the character relationships…

Alice in Borderland | Credit: Netflix

Death Game Analysis of Netflix’s “Alice in Borderland”

This is part three of an ongoing series of brainstorms dissecting death games from Netflix’s Alice in Borderland. Start from Part 1 here.

For varying narrative (and probably financial) reasons, the show blasts us with several games in quick succession. The montage swaps through four games and shows just the…

Death Game Analysis of Netflix’s “Alice in Borderland”

This is part two of an ongoing series of brainstorms dissecting death games from Netflix’s Alice in Borderland. Read Part 1 here.

I have forced my friends to play a lot of different games with me. From the basic classic video games that they somehow missed in their childhood to…

Should you buy this game?

The dream has finally happened! I got a free early copy of something so that I can review it! I never thought that it would be for the Jackbox Party Pack series but I am definitely not complaining.

Next step? Get paid more than 30 Medium moneys for writing the…

Source: Jackbox Games Blog

Which is the best over video chat and staying connected with the human race?

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10 Cloverfield Lane | Credit: Paramount

The Subtle Art of Camerawork in 10 Cloverfield Lane.

Spoilers for 10 Cloverfield Lane ahead.

I love this movie so much.

One day I will make a two hour YouTube video essay about why I love this movie so much.

But this will have to do for now.

One of my favorite scenes in the movie is not a…

The Platform | Credit: Netflix

A review for Netflix’s El Hoyo (The Platform)

No plot-specific spoilers, just my feelings on various elements including the ending. Very strong parental warning with this film. Leave the kids at home or wherever is safe that's not the room you are watching this film in during quarantine.

I don’t know why, but ever since I read Lord…

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