Old Friends, New Enemies

Those who think the battle between Obi-Wan Kenobi and Darth Vader in the original Star Wars film needed some spicing up ought to take a look at this fantastic homage to the original Star Wars film, readers! FXItInPost's Sc 38 Reimagined Intercut with A New Hope 4K Release https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_V24PLzqRLg

Go Big…

…and then go bigger! Check out this Popular Mechanics article to learn more, readers: Meanwhile, in China, Engineers Built a 20-Barrel Gatling Gun Seems excessive. BY KYLE MIZOKAMI MAY 26, 2021 Newly leaked photos allegedly show a 20-barrel Gatling gun reportedly under development in China. The Gatling gun easily has twice as many barrels as similar weapons. China is likely … Continue reading Go Big…

Spirited Away – A Refresher on the Fairy Tale Story Pattern

Having recently seen Hayao Miyazaki’s fantastic Spirited Away* again, I was struck by something I had not noticed before. It is a minor detail, one the story takes for granted, and so it is easy to miss. This is especially the case in a day and age where the fairy tale has largely been either … Continue reading Spirited Away – A Refresher on the Fairy Tale Story Pattern