there was never a good time to release this prequel, especially so long after the 1998 movie, but disney just really believed in its message
A broad, whimsical conversation gets a little serious as Paul and Kris talk about the new game Inside (from the studio that brought us the lovely LIMBO), and the 2009 Ghostbusters video game — which brings us to the audience reaction to the new movie, and what makes genuine conversation so difficult. It’s a tricky look at degrees of outrage, both well-placed and not.
Plus! Detective Frostycone “Frost” Slushbottom finally gets a video game adaptation!
Pokémon Go: is it tearing the world apart, or heralding a new era of peace? Paul and Kris describe their very different experiences playing the game, plus a foray into black-market Pokémon meat, which Pokémon is most likely to rise up against humanity, and we announce the winner of the Australian PS4 Uncharted 4 console giveaway — Victor Mahnic, who won us over with this young-Paul-esque cardboard “sympathy console:”
Plus! You can check out Paul’s article on the game at Junkee.
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theme from North by Northwest (1959) by Bernard Herrmann