Dollhouse

The human brain is a mystery – but not anymore. When scientific progress enables the deliberate deletion and modification of memories, Dollhouses are built – world-wide underground institutions that program people to not only think, but become whoever they need to be.

In Your Eyes

Rebecca‘s and Dylan’s lives couldn’t be more different, and yet they share a unique bond that surpasses space. Both lost in their own ways, they realise that they can thrive on one another through a metaphysical relationship that couldn’t be more intimate…

The Insignificance of Being Gwendolen

Gwen? Who the **** is Gwen? Glad you asked, and let me quickly introduce you. The Insignificance of Being Gwendolen is a transmedia project I am currently involved in, so I’ll just take a few minutes to give you a quick sign that I’m still alive because the blog has suffered a lot due to end-of-the-semester stress and I…

Spotlight on: The Cave*

I figured it’d be appropriate, too, to mention villains that I haven’t actually studied academically – and therefore, due to time issues and what not, this will only be a villain snippet, but it’s a good way to introduce an interesting character anyway: The Cave is a puzzle-platform-adventure game and was released in 2013 for Xbox360, PS3,…

Why the heck villains? [Imperial March]*

Before starting the proper ‘Imperial March’ craziness and talking about specific villains, it might be a good idea to start in a more general manner in the sense of ‘Why villains, and what are we doing here anyway?’ Yes, why indeed? To be brief: because they are amazing, awesome, horrifying, and appeal to our darkest…

Her

Theodore Twombly is lonely: going through a divorce that drains him emotionally and without that many friends, he seems to communicate more with his electronic devices that are completely voice-operated (or maybe he just doesn’t like buttons) than with actual human beings. When a new operating system with artificial intelligence comes out, he decides to…

The Wolf of Wall Street

Everybody’s written about it, so I might as well join the chorus now that it’s still relatively hot and add my humble opinion as well: Ladies and gentlemen, let’s have a look at The Wolf of Wall Street! Jordan Belfort manages to make his big leap from a low job at a Wall Street firm…