Tag: Movies

Losing Spiderman: Sony and Disney’s Failure to the Fans

Spiderman Sony Marvel

The loss of Spiderman from the MCU will only hurt the Spiderman franchise and reduce the credibility of the MCU’s shared universe.

Ready Player One: When You Know Too Much

Ready Player One

Ready Player One is a great example of the dangers of too much world-building being dumped onto the reader. Let’s take a look at the tightrope authors walk when when building a universe.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi — Why Kylo Ren Doesn’t Care about Power

Star Wars The Last Jedi Kylo Ren

SPOILERS: Kylo Ren’s character gets labeled as power-hungry a lot, but that’s not what his character’s about. Power is only a means to an end.

Star Trek: Discovery – Does It Want to be Star Trek?

Star Trek Discovery

Take a look at how Star Trek Discovery handles it’s world building in an established universe.

Star Trek: The Final Frontier

Warning: Spoilers for Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness. Minor spoiler for Star Trek: Beyond. So, having finally seen Star Trek: Beyond, it puts me in a mood to do a critique of the universe created in the new Star Trek movies. Now,…