00:30:01 – 00:45:00 Those of us here at the 15-Minute Force studios are happy to rejoin Empire with a snowy battle already in progress. The firmly entrenched rebel force is facing off against several Imperial Walkers, also known as AT-ATs, protecting the generators that power the rebel base’s energy shield until the last of […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Three: Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Asteroid Field (Or: Never Loan Luke Your Car)"
It’s become fashionable to threaten to stop watching The Walking Dead. I just watched the Season 8 finale, Episode 8.16 “Wrath.” And, now, I’m done. The show is coming back for a ninth season next year, but I won’t be watching. Let me tell you why. It’s not all bad stuff. In fact, the […]Read more "The Walking Dead: Season 8 – a review"
This is a review of the nineteenth episode of Season 4 of TNG, “The Nth Degree.” This is an important episode to me because it is the 363rd episode of Trek series I’ve watched since beginning this Boldly Going project. Not counting the first season of Star Trek: Discovery, there were 725 episodes of […]Read more "|||[Boldly Going]||| Star Trek: The Next Generation – Episode 4.19 “The Nth Degree” \\\Project 50% Completed///"
00:15:01 – 00:30:00 When we last saw our heroes, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo, at the end of Chapter 1 of the Empire Edition of 15-Minute Force, Han had placed Luke in the steaming guts of a dead tauntaun while he set about putting up a shelter. Luke, before losing consciousness, had received a […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Two: Did I Hear “Roxanne” Playing In An Imperial Walker Cockpit? (Or: Wedge Antilles Does Something Right For A Change)"
I have been toying with writing a series about common TV tropes for a while now. The site, TV Tropes, is a wonderful source for tropes that are applicable to a lot more than just television shows. I enjoy browsing the site, but I must admit that, while a fun rabbit hole to fall down […]Read more "Television Tropes: “Will They or Won’t They?”"
When I was a young nerd and actively reading comics, I followed artists rather than writers. George Perez was one of the artists who earned a place in my pantheon of great artists early on, with his work in the 1970s on The Avengers. In the early 1980s, he was involved in DC’s New Teen […]Read more "Crisis On Infinite Earths: Deluxe Edition, by Marv Wolfman and George Perez — a review"
As soon as I began watching this episode of Legion, I found myself completely lost and had to resist the irrational urge to go back and watch all eight episodes from the first season. I didn’t do this. I will cop to going to the first season’s Wikipedia page and giving myself a brief […]Read more "Legion: Season 2 Premiere: “Chapter 9” – a review"