All tagged FromSoftware

Mama's Brownies

Andy was in the shop for a while not long ago, on his knees as though in twisted prayer, head firmly wedged behind the Rosita. Upon parting, he gifted me with this, the most sturdy of vintage box cameras. I’m not sure why I have inherited it but can only assume I have entered into some kind of pact with his unquiet god. That being the case, I see no reason to not source film for the thing and capture some souls.

Excellent Three

E3 happened last week and the dust is still settling. We saw a load of reveals, gameplay and orchestral performances which is nice and even more things got release dates, some of them with more power to levitate your eyebrows offa your facade than others. There were also appearances from certain people to cause a heart to chorus.

The Shadow Angelic

Sekiro is the kind of thing upon which dynasties are founded and I feel like FromSoftware are actually getting their talons into my weak, reluctant hide with this one, in a way that they did not with the Soulsborne games. Those were interactions wherein I was more the mouse than the cat and I crawled beneath a sofa the very second their attention was diverted.

Catnip Marvel

I thought ‘Wonder Woman’ was fine material and I think that ‘Captain Marvel’ might be up there too. The cat alone seals it for me. I did see one bright spark claiming that the emphasis was on “captain’ being a masculine premise but I can’t really converse with that person, any more than I can hold court with a spud.

All Your Apartheid

Vinyl has been back for some time now but this AM record lets all the cats out the bag. In a sense, it never really went anywhere and has just been the elephant in the room all along.