No, Hollywood. Ignore Lucy. Please.

Lots of people are talking about how well Lucy did this past weekend, beating out all competition. And while normally I'd be excited to see a female-led film in the top spot (despite my rampant and deep-seated dislike for Scarlett Johansson), I want us all to pretend that Lucy never happened. » 7/28/14 4:22pm Today 4:22pm

What Movies and Shows Count As Soft Reboots?

Over the past few decades we've gotten used to the idea of movie, TV, and other media franchises undergoing total reboots, with the creators breaking continuity with the original series to create new stories using the same core concepts and characters. It's pretty much taken for granted that whenever a new team takes… » 7/28/14 1:08pm Today 1:08pm

Do I Have a Future in eBook Cover Art?

I was laying in bed last night, thinking about my stalled career prospects, when an idea crept into my head. I've been designing posters, websites, DVD covers, for various projects for the past ten or fifteen years, all self-taught, but because I don't have the ongoing experience and qualifications that employers… » 7/28/14 10:41am Today 10:41am