I just finished two very quick indie games that were great for completely different reasons. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcDyr7Q4T2A[/youtube]Vidiot Game is just batshit insane. It plays like an old Atari style game (or rather several games) complete with bad music, bad translations, glitchy graphics, etc. but the game just from playstyle to playstyle without any consistent pattern or meaning. It’s like a game designed by someone who was completely high the entire time. It’s a crazy non sequitur trip that really is interesting to play for 10 minutes or so. Vidiot Game is…read more
I just finished watching Fired Up! which was a lot better than I really expected from a movie about a couple highschool (American) football jocks who go to cheer camp in order to have sex with tons of chicks they’ve never met before.
A few weeks ago I saw Sarah Silverman on a show or something, and I remembered about her show The Sarah Silverman Program and decided to download the 3 seasons that have been produced so far. While looking for her show, I found a stand up special called “Jesus is Special“, so I decided to get that also. I also found a story about how she was boo’d off the stage on her first trip to the UK, because her show cost 50 quid and only lasted 40 minutes. Apparently…read more
After sitting through Appaloosa on Monday I decided to watch something a bit more entertaining, which turned out to be Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Peter (Jason Segel, also the writer) is an aspiring composer who has just broken up with his long-time girlfriend Sarah (Kristen Bell) and decides to take a vacation in Hawaii to forget her, but unfortunately finds she is there too, and she’s with a new man. I really like Jason Segel on How I Met Your Mother, I think he has a natural comedic charm that comes…read more