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)

She Stole My Heart (ft. Ocean's 8)

June 11th, 2018

What makes a good heist movie? Is 'Ocean's 8' fun or flat? And what's the next random selection for our Patreon podcast, the Random Media Mini-cast? Find… Go to Episode

Walking Simulators (ft. Detroit: Become Human & Visual Novels)

June 4th, 2018

Are visual novels cinematic experiences or passive propaganda? Did David Cage do it again or is Detroit: Become Human his first dud? Go to Episode

Solo: A Prequel Story (Star Wars and Origin Stories)

May 28th, 2018

Are prequels fan service or world-building? Also, what makes Solo so good, and "The Prequels" (aka Episodes 1, 2, and 3 of the Star Wars saga,) so bad? Go to Episode

My World's on Fire (ft. HBO's Fahrenheit 451)

May 20th, 2018

Are dystopian novels propaganda, or something more? Learn about speculative fiction and get our take on the HBO adaptation of Fahrenheit 451. Go to Episode