The Sequel Slump: Shadow the Hedgehog
Features / Gaming

The Sequel Slump: Shadow the Hedgehog

Originally published 8/18/14 So far in this column, I’ve talked about quite the range of failed sequels, from an Americanized version of a Japanese classic to a revered game that most would argue shouldn’t be called a failure at all. Today, though, I’m going to restart and finish a mini-series started on the previous version of the website, taking … Continue reading

Smallville “Leech” Review (S1E12)
Comics / Reviews / TV Shows

Smallville “Leech” Review (S1E12)

Smallville delivered a firmly middle-of-the-road episode this week, giving us a solid enough weekly adventure, if not a particularly exciting one. “Leech” is the sort of midseason episode I expect to come up a lot in this retrospective, one that doesn’t do much more than was expected of television in the early 2000s. Fortunately, there … Continue reading