Rick and Morty Rewatch – s1e5

By | July 14th, 2016|Pop Culture, Rick and Morty, Rick and Morty Rewatch, Television, Tom's Posts|

"Meeseeks and Destroy” In this episode, Morty takes over and leads Rick on a whimsical adventure. Jerry, Beth, and Summer all try to use the strange Mr. Meeseeks box to improve themselves. “I just killed my family!” This episode has an opening scene that ends up having almost nothing to do with the rest of [...]

Dr. Orchid and Riri: The New Characters in Classic Franchises

By | July 13th, 2016|Comics, Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

Recently, Hasbro and Marvel both announced a new change in their classic lineups. Iron Man, a moniker previously held by Tony Stark, will become Iron Woman at the end of Civil War II, and Mrs. White, a character in the classic Clue franchise, will be replaced by a character named Dr. Orchid, a biologist who [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 59 – “Into the Feywild”

By | July 12th, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 59 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 58 can be found here. Vox Machina ventures forth and takes their first steps in the mystical but dangerous Feywild. Previously on Critical Role After surviving a surprise attack from the rakshasa and his hired band of [...]

Pretty Little Liars Recap: Season 7 Episode 3– “The Talented Mr. Rollins”

By | July 11th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture, Television|

What's been happening Season 7 started with Hannah's abduction and torture at the hands of AD. This helped introduce the audience to AD, the bigger, badder uber A. We were also introduced to Mary Drake, Jessica DiLaurentis's secret twin sister and Charlotte's biological mother who has been secretly terrorizing Alison along with Elliot, Alison's new [...]

Mystery Science Theater 3000 IS BACK!

By | July 8th, 2016|Movies, Pop Culture, Tanner's Posts|

Mystery Science Theater 3000 has returned and I, for one, am the happiest son of a bitch on this planet! For some of our younger readers who might know of the awesome sauce that is MST3K, MST3K is the original riff show in which Joel Hodsgon/Mike Nelson and their robot friends on board the Satellite [...]

NTSOE: Project Derailed’s Worst Tabletop RPG Experiences

By | July 7th, 2016|Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts|

On this episode of NTSOE, the Project Derailed crew discuss some of the worst experiences they ever had while playing tabletop RPGs. They talk about a wide variety of painful moments that include player error, dungeon master error, and error attributed to gameplay mechanics. https://soundcloud.com/ntsoe/episode-22-the-worst-tabletop-rpg-experiences Image Source: Wizards of the Coast

Classic Movie Review: Creature from the Black Lagoon

By | July 7th, 2016|Movies|

Some movies have every storytelling element clearly present throughout the film. Such is the case with Creature from the Black Lagoon. The film begins by giving us exposition the audience can easily relate to because it is our own history. In this film, no character needs to introduce us to the world. We know from [...]

Rick and Morty Rewatch – S1E4

By | July 6th, 2016|Pop Culture, Rick and Morty, Rick and Morty Rewatch, Television, Tom's Posts|

“M. Night Shaym-Aliens” In this episode, aliens use a simulated world to try and scam Rick out of his secrets. Jerry is taken by accident, and ends up having the most meaningful day of his life inside the simulation. “Careful guys, you're gonna burn out the CPU on this one.” A clever bit I hadn't [...]

Project: Derailed Gets Sorted Into Ilvermorny Houses

By | July 5th, 2016|Pop Culture|

Fiona Hogwarts House: Gryffindor (but really Gryffinclaw) Ilvermorny House: Pukwudgie at first, then Horned Serpent Wand: English Oak wood with a Phoenix feather core 14 ½" and Rigid flexibility I was bad and took the quiz multiple times. I've also taken several unofficial quizzes. The breakdown goes 2 for Wampus (both unofficial quizzes), 2 for [...]

Roll For Initiative: Overwatch – Part 1

By | July 1st, 2016|Game Mastering, Nick's Posts, Roleplaying Games, Roll For Initiative|

Hey everyone! Welcome to my new blog series, Roll For Initiative! Here I plan on grabbing all sorts of characters, creatures, items, or whatever from various pop culture source and, for shits and giggles, generating stats for them for the Fifth Edition of Dungeons & Dragons! Its no secret that us here at Derailed are [...]