Entries Tagged as 'TV'

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Narcos Season 4 and the Rise of the Mexican Cartels

The hit Netflix series Narcos saw it’s third season drop, which followed on from the death of Columbian cocaine kingpin and Medellin Cartel leader, Pablo Escobar. With him gone a new group rose to power, the Cali cartel led by the ‘four kings’ Gilberto Rodriguez Orejuela, his brother Miguel Rodriguez Orejuela, Pacho Herrera, and [...]

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Recreating Game Of Thrones’ Dragon Battle

The epic dragon battle scene, called the Loot Train Attack, where Daenerys Targaryen’s dragons took on Jaime Lannister in ‘The Spoils of War’ episode was one of the highlights of season 7 of ‘Game of Thrones’. It was epic and the kind of spectacle that the series does incredibly well.

Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

‘Stranger Things’ as an 80s RPG Video Game

The second season of Stranger Thing begins streaming on 27 October 2017, which isn’t too far off considering it’s been teased since around February this year. To celebrate it’s upcoming premiere Netflix have reimagined the first season’s events as though they were part of an 1980s style supernatural horror RPG video game.

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Game of Thrones Loot Train Attack

In a recent episode of Game of Thrones fans got to see Daenerys riding Drogon into battle against the Lannister army, including Jamie Lannister as they were taking their haul from the sacking of Highgarden back to King’s Landing. It was an epic battle with Daenerys’ dragons laying waste to scores of soldiers by turning [...]

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Game of Thrones — How to Evoke Emotion

In this video from Lessons from the Screenplay the channel looks at how Game of Thrones manages to evoke such strong emotional reactions from its audience. In particular it looks at the episode Battle of the Bastards where bastard Jon Snow took on bastard Ramsay Bolton, showing how every scene has a compelling value transition.

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

An Explanation of the Silicon Valley Title Sequence

There are a lot of great title sequences in modern TV shows, from Game of Thrones to True Detective. But none perhaps quite as stacked full of detail as the title opening for HBO’s Silicon Valley. Sure there are the obvious tech company logos but there are some incredibly subtle references too. You’ll never catch [...]

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

#WinterIsHere New Trailer for Game of Thrones Season 7 Looks Epic

Fans have been waiting a long time for season 7 of Game of Thrones, but it’s now not far away and fans will be even more eargerly awaiting it after the epic as f*ck new trailer which shows that some big ass wars are coming. There’s so much to get excited about in the new [...]

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Watch Game Of Thrones Cast Sing ‘Ice Ice Baby’

It might seem like a strange juxtaposition, and well it is, but here is the cast of Game of Thrones, in character of course, rapping the lyrics to 90s classic, Vanilla Ice’s song ‘Ice, Ice Baby.’ The mashup was put together by video editor Swede Mason and it’s quite bizarre to hear George RR Martin’s [...]

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland’s Drunk Rick Method Acting

There’s method acting and then there’s Rick and Morty showrunner and voice actor Justin Roiland. In a video released by Adult Swim Roiland is filming a scene for the season 3 and doing his drunk Rick. But to totally get in character he necks shots of tequila. So many that he has trouble remembering his [...]

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Daredevil Season 3 Teaser Trailer

The devil of Hell’s Kitchen is all set to return for a new season, but you might have to wait awhile before it’s available to stream on Netflix. The teaser doesn’t give much away, but there have been rumors of various characters returning, like Wilson Fisk who spent most of Daredevil season 2 behind bars.

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Here’s Why Binge Watching is Bad For You

With Netflix and streaming and the ability to record TV shows, binge watching has become the way most people enjoy their favorite TV series. Which is why nobody wants to hear about why it’s bad for us. Because laying in your underwear eating pizza while ploughing through Daredevil season 2 is how we like to [...]