Category Archives: Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Burn: Cycle, A Cyberpunk Game Wot I Wrote – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: My old friend, the musician Simon Boswell got back in touch with me recently to tell me he was holding a concert in London this coming week. Simon has serious form as a soundtrack composer and provided …

It’s A Hard Life For A Tokyo Ghoul – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, The summer anime season is coming to an end, and that includes season one of Tokyo Ghoul, a series that’s been getting a certain amount of buzz, partly because it’s one of the few horror series this …

When US Remakes Of Euro Shows Go Bad – Lost In Translation From Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I don’t know if you’re tired of hearing critics and pundits talk about the Golden Age of Television that we’re supposedly living in right now, but things are pretty interesting right now, and not always in a …

Doctor Who And The Time Lord Midlife Crisis – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, We’re just two weeks into the new season of Doctor Who and there are already interesting things happening under the hood. By the second episode, Peter Capaldi is settling into the role and is playing a darker, …

To Cop Or Not To Cop In Pop Culture – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: In the past week, the biggest thing happening in America has been the police siege of Ferguson, Missouri. Social media has given a fuller account than mainstream media of the lies, contradictions and outright violations of the …

Persona 4 Golden: New Game Plus Gets An Anime – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantmedh

Adi Tantmedh writes, In Japan, video games get adapted into anime series all the time, but this is the first time I’ve seen the second playthrough of a game get an anime that winks at the viewer. Persona 4 is …

Why You Should See Radio Free Albemuth Tonight – Look! It Moves By Adi Tantmedh

  Adi Tantimedh writes, One of my favourite Science Fiction movies of the year, the adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s Radio Free Albemuth opens theatrically in ten US cities this week after a successful Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for …

Interview With Radio Free Albemuth Writer-Director John Alan Simon – Look! It Moves! With Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I first wrote about the movie version of Philip K. Dick’s Radio Free Albemuth last year when I came across its Kickstarter campaign to raise money to self-distribute in cinemas and saw it at a screening at …

Interview With Sarah Lotz, Author Of ‘The Three’ – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, Every now and then, I get sent advance copies of books and graphic novels and offered a chance to interview the authors. The Three is one of the more interesting mainstream apocalyptic thrillers out right now, garnering …

Look! It Moves! – The Dark Comedy of Hannibal

Adi Tantimedh writes I hate serial killer dramas. I hate the exploitative nature of the genre, the salacious fascination it has for gore and sexual violence, usually against women, the insistence on artistically pretentious psychopaths who use poetry or artfully …

When Titans Attack The Kingdom Of Pop Culture – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I could have sworn I wrote about Attack on Titan last year when It began to take off, but now that it’s really taken off as a global pop culture phenomenon, it’s worth looking at it again. …

Insufficient Direction: Chronicle of an Otaku Marriage – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I’ve actually waited years to write this column. Moyoco Anno is one of my favourite creators of Josei manga, comics aimed at a 20something female readership that enjoys a huge market in Japan but is still underexploited …

A Brief Musical Tour Of Doctor Who – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: I’d been thinking about the music of Doctor Who for a while and had hoped someone would write about it. Since no one has, I thought I’d give it a try, since it’s a major component of …

Jack Ryan: Shadow Dullard – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is farcically out of touch. I only read what the plot was last week: the baddie, a Russian oligarch played by Kenneth Branagh, wants to blow up Wall Street. That was when I …

Douchey Cat Dishes on DC Comics’ Move Westward – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: So everyone is pretty much convinced that DC Comics moving its editorial offices out to California is a big game-changer in the comics industry in the coming years. For one thing, the location of both Marvel and …

When You Meet The Devil at Your Burger Joint – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

 Adi Tantimedh writes: The Devil is a Part-Timer is one of the funniest shows of this past season that just happens to be an anime. Japanese anime and manga pop culture seems to come up with effortlessly coherent high concept …

The Moment, or when Steven Moffat Created a Doctor Who Spinoff and Nobody Noticed – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

By Adi Tantimedh Before we see Matt Smith’s final episode of Doctor Who this Christmas Day, I thought I would bring up something that I didn’t see anyone else talk about in the write-ups on The Day of The Doctor. …

Anime Series Kill la Kill Keeps Killing Clichés – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: The anime series getting the most buzz this season is Kill la Kill, new studio Trigger’s postmodern deconstructionist action comedy.  You may have heard of this plot before: tomboy street brawling tough girl Kyoko Matoi transfers to …