The Sadness of Louise Belcher

I love Bob’s Burgers. I know a lot of people don’t like the show, but it’s a house favorite around these parts. A lot of people who do like the show name Louise, the youngest daughter, as their favorite character. It’s easy to see why. She’s the psychopath with a heart of gold. A little…

Nintendo and D&D Part 2: Media Blitz

The life of the animated works of D&D and Nintendo are very different beasts. 1989 saw the explosion of Nintendo multimedia with several cartoons and a film about playing Nintendo. This was already well into the lifespan of the product, and was used to more as brand and product awareness boosts rather than product introduction….

Nintendo and D&D Part 1: 1989 Nintendo

“Well excuuuuuuuuuuuuuuse me, Princess!” -Link the Asshole The year is 1989. President Reagan gives his farewell address, and President George Bush, Sr. takes over. Emperor Hirohito passes away, and the Heisei period begins in Japan. It was a year of change for both the United States of America, and for Japan. Luckily, Nintendo was here…