I really didn't expect to be this interested in Ward. I feel like the sequence where he slips in and out of his Ward act was a meta-response to (worthwhile) criticisms of the character. I don't think it's the case, but if he was always intended to be a mole, and made intentionally boring as a cover, that would be… » 4/16/14 11:46am Wednesday 11:46am

How much more legit would it be if the girl had painted Jesus with dark skin, a nose full of busted capillaries (water to wine), tons of scars (again, hobo), and some sort of distinguishing birthmark, which was all confirmed by the other kid? The only difference between her painting and the classic, matinee idol Christ … » 4/16/14 9:37am Wednesday 9:37am

The only commendable thing about this movie is that it's designed, from start-to-finish, as a story that will wind up being an extended dream sequence (or similar disappointing mindfuckery). You keep waiting for that revelation, right up until the credits roll. But no, the aliens really do just yoink people into the… » 4/15/14 5:27am Tuesday 5:27am

What a bummer. I got a tiny look at the work they were doing, when I visited CCP in Iceland, and the emphasis they had on fashion was so cool and counter-intuitive. A lot of gamers would have flipped out, esp. after monacle-gate, about how focused they were on customization, but it made perfect sense for the setting.… » 4/14/14 2:09pm 4/14/14 2:09pm