Memory Banks

Old Dreams of Godaikin Revisited

In 1984, was 14 and almost as big a nerd as I am today. Those were heady days indeed. Comics were coming into the mainstream zeitgeist, video games were about to really explode after a lull, and music just kept on improving. The beautiful thing about progress is that if you choose to stay behind,… Continue reading Old Dreams of Godaikin Revisited

Celebrate, Certain Point of View, Screening Room

My Top 10 Non-Xmas Movies to Watch on Xmas

If you have had enough of the holiday season, or you need a respite from the seemingly endless stream of Hallmark flicks, here is a list of movies that could help you out. For me, they have a distinct flavor of the holiday season without being holidayish movies. 10. The Wiz: It feels like a… Continue reading My Top 10 Non-Xmas Movies to Watch on Xmas

Screening Room

My Favorite Streaming Shows this Year

Contrary to appearances, I enjoy new media as well as old. From both Avatar series and the most awesome Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles of 2012 to Filoni's Clone Wars and Rebels, I love great stories. Even when those stories are remakes of childhood favorites. Some of these remakes are far better than any of the… Continue reading My Favorite Streaming Shows this Year