Unboxing Story


Two fans of classic sci-fi, fantasy, and horror dissect pop culture from the fringes, using basic storytelling know-how to celebrate or eviscerate the latest films, novels, and RPGs.

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Title: Does Outrage Culture Bug You? (ft. Ant-Man & The Wasp)

Girl Power Gone Wild ft. Tyler Perry's Acrimony

April 15th, 2018

Jon mansplains female-centric thrillers to Melissa. Will she be able to contain her rage? Also, what is a "muffin movie?" Go to Episode

Annihil-ism and Lovecraftian Horror

April 9th, 2018

The unknowable invades this episode! Also, Melissa and Jon correctly pronounce their last name, and talk Lovecraft. Go to Episode

Kicked in the Feels ft. Ready Player One

April 2nd, 2018

Does nostalgia ruin story? Join Melissa and Jon's discussion on Ready Player One, the blockbuster video game adventure that tackles escapism, nihilism,… Go to Episode