Modern Roguelikes And The Value Of Life For the third year in a row, ACP will be presenting panels at Connecticon! Brooklyn Nine Nine, And Breaking The Mold [SPOILERS] A Link Between Worlds, And The Euthyphro Dilemma Check out the latest ACP podcast! (Episode 8)
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PANEL REPORT: The Fathers Of How I Met Your Mother, And How They Mold Ted’s Story

We've done panels at quite a few cons now, but Connecticon will always remain my favorite. Ever since we've started receiving invitations to attend cons, we've gone to Connecticon every year, so the staff consider it a bit of a ...

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On the Edge of Tomorrow: Tom Cruise’s Groundhog Day

On our recent podcast, we talked about time travel. We probably will again, because time travel is cool, and repetition is part of the theme. Speaking of repetition, I’ll be going a bit more in-depth on the summer action flick ...

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ACP Podcast Episode 8: Tom Travelers

In this episode, we talk about time travel in our favorite games and movies, including Days of Future's Past, Edge of Tomorrow, Back To The Future, Chrono Cross, Virtue's Last Reward, and Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. Also, Marten ...

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A Fantasy of Responsibility: The Goblin Emperor

The Goblin Emperor begins where a number of fantasy and quest sagas end.  After many years suffering the abuse of his disgraced cousin, eighteen-year old Maia is crowned Emperor of Elfland.  He's brought to the royal court, given valets, outfitted in ...

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Modern Roguelikes and the Value of Life

I recently beat the game Risk of Rain. It took me about 75 minutes to beat it. That may not seem impressive, especially when the newest world record for beating the original Super Mario Bros. is 4:57.69, but this was not ...

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[SPOILERS] On Orange Is The New Black, And Dealing With The Past

I hope that by waiting this amount of time before discussing the anticipated Season 2 of Orange Is The New Black that there is just enough time passed where those taking their time have had a chance to watch most ...

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[Spoilers] On NBC’s Hannibal, and What We All Know

Hannibal Lecter kills and eats people. This is, I think, a fairly well-known fact of pop culture. James Bond prefers his martinis shaken, not stirred; Batman’s parents are dead; Hannibal Lecter kills and eats people. Certainly, excepting particularly devoted Mads Mikkelsen fans, ...

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SITE UPDATE: We’re going to Connecticon 2014!

It's official: The ACP will be returning to Connecticon for 2014! As a bit of background, this is our third time giving panels at Connecticon, located in scenic Hartford, Connecticut. If you're in the area, be sure to stop by! Here are ...

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[Project: Couch Surfing] What if Boba Fett Didn’t Die?

Editor's note: This guest piece was selected as part of a special project we just started called Project: Couch Surfing, in which we attempt to find writers from as many different states and locations as possible. Read more about the ...

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What Happens When Episodes Flanderizes Matt LeBlanc As Himself

A little over a year ago, I wrote an article discussing Matt LeBlanc, and how much he actually overlaps with the version of himself he portrays in the HBO smash Episodes. We have one more season under our belts, and ...