FILM REVIEW: THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

Starring: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern, Willem Dafoe Genre: Drama Adapted from John Green’s novel of the same name, The Fault in Our Stars depicts the story of terminally ill Hazel Grace Lancaster (Shailene Woodley). Burdened physically by the heavy oxygen tank to which she owes her life, and plagued by the knowledge that her impending death …

GAME REVIEW: JAZZPUNK

Made by Necrophone Games and published by Adult Swim, Jazzpunk is a surreal faux espionage comedy adventure in which you play as Polyblank, perhaps the most unremarkable lead protagonist of any game. Jazzpunk begins with a Catch Me If You Can style opening sequence where we follow a suspicious human shaped suitcase though the conveyor belts of baggage reclaim. We …

THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT: CALL OF DUTY 2

Today, I’m going to replay a game I played as a child in a cold attic on a computer that ran slower than a geriatric tortoise moonwalking through sludge. This game I played so intently was not among the first to introduce me to video games, yet Call of Duty 2 is definitely the game I remember the most vividly …