Hello! And welcome to the inaugural post of Art’s Quick Hitters, where I post a rapid reaction to a game I’m playing. Also, the inaugural post of Art Cop Vandelay at all! So, the purpose is two fold: Purpose the … Continue reading Art’s Quick Hitters: Hitman 2
Nick Angel was more than prepared for this trial. After all, who else c̴̨̢̹̃͗ơ̴̢̢̭̙̫̮̣̟͉̏̓̈́̈͜ͅú̴̻̌̈́͠ļ̷̧̼̖̬̹̞̮͙̖͍͚̪͔͛͒̊̐̈́̆͝d̶̯͇̥̩̼͓̟͖͎̔̍͛́͐͐̅̃͂̀̚ ̵̼̗̺̳̹̒̾̋̇̃̇̿̀̈̾̃͑͘h̴̼̙͉̏̿̋̽̀͑̒͜ą̷̖͍̣̫̲͚͔̦̰͙̥̌̌̽͌̑̈́̕͜͜͝ͅn̴̡̺̦͎̹̯̱͙̩̺̫̜̞̓́͜d̶̛͚̒́̓͑̚͝l̸̖͓̒̂̓̇e̷͔͇̼̳̲͉̯͇̥̬̍͋͒̃̂̊̍̇͛̂͜ ̷̝̼͎̰͎̥͎͚̓̍͆̔̓̋̋̑͝͝ả̴̧̲͎̻̥̊ ̷̢͚͎͉̾͆͗̾̊̀͆̓̓̚ s̷͉̩̱̥͕̻͈͌̂͊̉̈̓͒̂̒́͜ḯ̷̖̹̬̩̥͇͈̂͛̓́̋͑̀̓͂͜ţ̷̧̪̯̳̺͔̗̼̜́̊̽̅̋͂͌̿̉́̿̒ͅų̸̰͈̬̪̳̥͇̦̪͒̀͝a̸̤͍̜̠͔͙̯̺͓̲̻͚̱̟̋́́̌͌͗͛ͅt̸̫̤̝̮͊͗̓̒͛i̷̡̙̙̞̜̭̇̉͜͠͝ơ̵̮͖̬̱͔̰̩̹͚̘̥̔̒̓̅͛̍̇̈́̅̂̊̊͠͝ͅn̷̢̧͉̹͔͓̟̜̘̰̽̈́̀̅̓͗̆̓̈́̚͝ͅ ̷̣͕̠̭͙͑͊̑̔̀̒̅s̸͍̞͎͕̱͈̈́͗ṷ̶͓͙̰͉͚̭͓̪̯͙̬̩͐̑̐ͅͅc̶͔̮̭͕̜̻̹̍̕h̸̥̖͕̭̻̫̪̪̏͗̔̋̊́̐̓́̍́̊̂̚̚ ̵̺͘ã̶̼̔͌̃̃̓̀͑́͠s̶̨̢̧̛̫͓͓̼̼̣̬̮͍͉̲̮̽̄͗̊̽̅̉̉́̒͘͠ ̷̦̜̥̪̝͍͉͇͋́̀t̵̡̛͔̲̆̋͋͗́̀͆͑̒̂̈́͂͆͑h̸̛̼̩͔̝̮̏͌i̴̫͎͔̖̥̺͕̫̽̅̊̍̿͗͋̍̄s̶̡̛̛̹̗͋̌̀̈̈̒̋̚?̵̢͙̗̩̮͉̥̭͍̙͕̠͕͗͗̐ After grilling Candy Cadet and Lefty over what they knew, and finding no leads, N̸̞̜̣͔̖̐̀i̴̡̨̛͔͙̼͌̏̾͝ç̶̡̛̲̖͈̇̌k̸͙͒͆̋̆̕ ̸̳̜̻̂̕w̸̗̃̀̐̿̚ē̸̢̨̳͓̰͛͛͛͝n̶͉̊͝͠t̵͕͍̏̌ ̸̪̜̺͔̋̎͑s̷̬̟͚͈̊̓̈ṱ̶͓͑̋̊̿͘r̵̛͖͙͝a̵̡̹̯̒͋ī̶̭̳̋͋̚g̶̡͉̓͗h̶̲̩̠̘̀͠t̶̲͂̈͆̒̕ ̷͙̆̒̀t̶̥͖͊o̶̙̘̠̩͒ ̵̘̥̽́̏t̸̨̬̘̳̱́͛̀̑h̸̥̺̽̇̆̽é̶̙̮̓ … Continue reading Werewolf 123 : Five Night at Fitness 2: Sister Location Day Seven
The Smith family gets away for it all for a fun Memorial Day weekend free of “sci-fi bullshit.” Or is it actually Father’s Day? This week’s plots (except for Morty and Summer’s) were all about fatherhood. First we have Rick’s … Continue reading “Childrick of Mort” Rick and Morty S4 E9
Bamboo Blade (バンブーブレード) is a 26-episode sports series from 2007 by Studio AIC based on a manga. Synopsis Toraji Ishida is a high school kendo teacher. His friend and fellow kendo teacher makes him a bet: if Ishida can assemble … Continue reading Anime Worth Watching: Bamboo Blade
We’re down to 32! This round of voting will stay open until sometime Tuesday. Please be patient while I populate the rounds. Continue reading Best Episode of Community, round of 32 VOTING IS CLOSED
Today’s films concern angsty gays at British Boarding Schools. In fiction such schools are cauldrons of rage and lust. Lord of the Flies and Plato’s Symposium. A place where a gay man can discover his true self or be beaten … Continue reading LGBT Movies: Another Country (1984) & Maurice (1987)
The first thing one must understand about Scoob!, the latest reinvention of Warner Bros.’ seemingly evergreen Hanna-Barbera properties, is that despite what the name implies, it is not actually a Scooby-Doo movie. Beyond its origin story prologue, there are no … Continue reading Movie Review: SCOOB!
Welcome back to this special retrospective music-posting feature. Before we dive into the 2010s starting next week, let’s take one last cumulative look back on our favorites from the 00s. As a final send-off to our first 10 weeks of … Continue reading Albums By The Decade: 2000-2009
It’s time to sling some webs as the Avocado tries to determine their one and only favorite Spider-Man! Continue reading The Avocado’s Favorite Spider-Man – ROUND 1!
As gaming has matured, countless arguments have broken out over whether the medium can ever transcend itself and become art. Many people will point to Heavy Rain as tipping the scales, but that’s pointless. It’s doing something far more important, … Continue reading Late to the Party: Heavy Rain (Spoilers abound)
What games have you been playing and what do you think of them? Bonus topic: Did your parents forbid you from playing games as a kid? Did they look at ESRB ratings (if those were available)? For parents, do you … Continue reading Weekly Games Thread heeds the rating
Here are today’s contestants as we begin the Teacher’s Tournament, recorded in February of 2020: Ivory, high school social studies from Mississippi, falls down in class; Peter, 7th grade English from New York, was inspired to teach by his father; … Continue reading Jeopardy! recap for Mon., May 25 – Teachers Tournament day one
It’s round 2 of the playoffs! 512 songs remain, and will face off in groups of 32 per day. No more byes, so all the heaviest hitters are here! Since it’s the playoffs, groups will be active until 9:00 am … Continue reading Best Video Game Song Tournament, 1996-2000: Playoffs, Round 2 (Part 14 of 16)
For Memorial Day. The cartoon map below references a plan to blockade the Confederacy during the American Civil War. By what specific serpentine name did this plan come to be known? The Canadian equivalent of the Grammy awards and the … Continue reading Shoeless Trivia: Military History
It just wouldn’t stay dead. The Avocado’s Favorite Zombie Movie is Dawn of the Dead (1978). The second installment in George A. Romero’s “Dead” series upped the stakes and only improved upon his modern zombie experience. Romero maintained his ability to entangle social … Continue reading Favorite Zombie Movie Tournament (Winner)
May 25th is Towel Day, the annual tribute to Douglas Adams and The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. Celebrating is simple, just be sure you know where your towel is as you go about your day. To quote the first … Continue reading The Towel Day Thread
Happy Memorial Day Continue reading The Comic Strip Club (Mon 5/25/2020)
If you are in the U.S., your weekend is likely still going. If you’re not American, then you almost certainly get way more time off than we do in general, so don’t feel bad you have to work today. What … Continue reading What Did You Do This Weekend?
Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus One was a 94-year-old veteran of World War II who was the first of his 11 brothers to enlist in the military. One was a Vietnam veteran who lost his … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Recognizes Memorial Day
Can the first person here each day create a Results thread so it’s always first when sorted by Oldest? That will make it much easier to track results. Quiz Type: Forced Order Or visit the quiz here. Remember to post … Continue reading Triviacados: Monday, May 25, 2020