Physical vs. Digital – Video Games

For a long time I have been a big supporter of physical media. The ability to hold a tangible, real product in one’s hands brings me much more joy than downloading a few strands of code from the cloud. I prefer physical copies of most media – books, music, movies, games… But that isn’t something […]

Top Five Best Comedy Horror Films

It’s the end of October! It’s also Halloween, and I know many people who are more than happy that it falls on a Friday this year. My family doesn’t celebrate Halloween for religious reasons – some of which, after studying the lore, I can understand. But I do enjoy the autumn scenery, and being a […]

‘Horror’, ‘Terror’, and everything in-between

When people think of the two separate words, ‘horror’ and ‘terror’, they usually think of them as interchangeable. Horror seems to be the prevailing term, as the go-to term for everything deemed frightening, whether movie, book, or music. There really isn’t a ‘terror’ movie genre, but instead ‘horror’ movies that are terrifying. Horror is usually […]

Fear, Fright, and The Top Five Best Horror Films

Horror. I love it. Horror is my favorite genre of film, it is my favorite genre of book… I grew up with R.L. Stein’s Goosebump series, moved through his teenage books, and graduated to Stephen King, my favorite author of all time. Video games that include horror usually rank higher than others… Bioshock and the original Half-Life are two […]