Pretentious Pirates: Why My Favourite Film Is Actually Awful But I Still Love It

  There are certain expectations you have to meet when you tell someone you love movies, especially if that other person is a self-professed film aficionado. For example, you absolutely have to have seen *insert random “classic” here*, been to a midnight screening/premiere at least once, preferably dressed as a character from said movie. You … More Pretentious Pirates: Why My Favourite Film Is Actually Awful But I Still Love It

How To Hype: ‘Overwatch’-ing The Videogame Market

  About a year and a half ago, Blizzard (known for games such as World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, and the Diablo series) released one of the most highly anticipated games of the year, ‘Overwatch’. For those of you unfamiliar with the game, ‘Overwatch’ at its core is a team-based shooter where players pick from one … More How To Hype: ‘Overwatch’-ing The Videogame Market

#ExplainAFilmPlotBadly: Why Describing A Plot Badly Might Make A Good Movie

  A meme did the virtual rounds a couple of months ago, called “explain a film plot badly”. It asked internet users to take a well-known and universally loved movie, and write down the plot as horrible and in the most misunderstood way possible (think Harry Potter but with Voldemort as the hero). Not to … More #ExplainAFilmPlotBadly: Why Describing A Plot Badly Might Make A Good Movie