The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie Analysis | Beyond Pictures

Spider-Man is one of the world’s most endearing comic book characters – and perhaps the most mocked superhero movie franchise. From the Sam Raimi trilogy to Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man films, and from Tobey Maguire…

Who Deserves Credit for Crash? – Crash Bandicoot Dissection | Beyond Pictures

B-Mask takes us on a history tour to determine who was the real creative genius behind the creation of one of video game’s most beloved icons, Crash Bandicoot, all the while chastising Naughty Dog for taking all the credit for themselves.

The Legend of Korra Analysis: Elemental Errors?

The Legend of Korra Analysis Review

The Legend of Korra series finished late last year, but new seasons have already been planned well in advance. Some feel that the series so far doesn’t, perhaps, hold up to its predecessor – Avatar: The…

Disney’s Frozen Analysis: Musical Missteps

Being festive, it’s only natural that song and dance are in the air, and we’ve finally found a way to apply it to analysis. Join me as I plunge into the cold shallows of this rather…

Beyond Pictures: Humanity and the Legend of Korra

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In my pontificating about animation for the last couple of years, it’s natural that one show has crossed my path more than enough times- Avatar, once The Last Airbender, now the Legend of Korra. It’s a…

Beyond Pictures: An Animation Blog

And so it begins… So the last year has been one of the most eventful of my life. Bear with me, this isn’t an egotistical puff piece so I need to elaborate. I don’t just mean…

Sly Cooper 4 Analysis: Thieves In Tits

Sly Cooper 4 Analysis: Thieves In Tits

The much praised Sly Cooper 4: Thieves in Time game has been out for a while and has for the most part enjoyed its solitude; however, B-mask believes there is more than meets the eye when…

Superior Spider-Man: An Open Letter to Dan Slott

B-Mask makes a second and possibly the last appeal to the famed Superior Spider-Man writer who has deviated from the straight and narrow when handling online criticism and just communicating with his fans in general. 16…

Ghost in the Shell: Arise FIRST IMPRESSIONS

*WARNING* This video contains spoilers. *WARNING* As a follow-up to his earlier ‘In Defense of Ghost in the Shell: Arise’ video, CineMax is joined by his good friend and fellow Ghost in the Shell aficionado, LaughingMan,…

BioShock Infinite Reaction Analysis: Piecing the Critical Puzzle

Irrational and 2K Games’ latest hit, BioShock Infinite has been met with a hell of a mixed response. From those claiming it’s the greatest FPS since… well, the original Bioshock, to those claiming that Elizabeth is…