Tag: Cartoons

  • Ruby Rose: The Hollow Archetype (The Mind of a Character)

    Ruby Rose: The Hollow Archetype (The Mind of a Character)

    Up to this point, I’ve analyzed characters that I thought were effective and well-written. But you can’t know what is good until you know what is bad. So today, I want to discuss a character that I consider to be so frustratingly written that it hurts. Ruby, the central protagonist of RWBY, is not at all a […]

  • Remember The Tick? (TV Thursday)

    Remember The Tick? (TV Thursday)

    No, I’m not talking about the Amazon Prime show. No, I’m not talking about the live-action show that came before it. I’m talking about the real Tick. The original cartoon series from 1994. Which were based on the comics by Ben Edlund. All of which I still need to read. The Tick is, if you ask me, […]

  • Day 307: The Emperor’s Best Disney Film

    Day 307: The Emperor’s Best Disney Film

    Release Date: December 15th, 2000 Directed By: Mark Dindal Screenplay By: David Reynolds Running Time: 78 Minutes Everyone has their favorite Disney movie. Some people prefer the classics, like The Jungle Book, Robin Hood, or Sword in the Stone. Others prefer films from the Disney Renaissance, like the Lion King, Little Mermaid, Hercules, or Beauty […]

  • Day 296: Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse Review

    Day 296: Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse Review

    Before we begin, I’d like to address some major issues I had with this movie. Issues that no one seems to be talking about. These are problems that don’t add up, and the movie suffers greatly because of them. Also: spoilers ahead. Nothing major, but spoilers nevertheless. You have been warned. First, how did Qwen […]

  • Day 288: Best of Animation 2018

    Day 288: Best of Animation 2018

    2018 has been a great year for animation. We got some returning shows back for another season, long awaited films that pushed the boundaries of the medium, and some all new series that blew us away. But which ones stood above all the rest? Today, I’ll be going over my top picks for animated shows […]