Erik Kain
A newsletter about what makes life worth living. The best video games, TV shows, movies, novels, board games and all the rest.
Created 14 Jun 2021
  • I do not recommend 'Fear Street: 1994'
    06 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    In my latest YouTube video, I discuss Fear Street Part 1: 1994 and why it’s a pretty bad slasher flick compared to many of its influences such as Scream or It Follows or The Blair Witch Project. In ma...
  • You Really Need To Watch 'Bo Burnham: Inside'
    27 Jun 2021 1 0
    It’s hard to describe exactly what Bo Burnham: Inside really is because there’s nothing else quite like it, at least nothing I’ve ever seen. It’s a comedy but it’s also a musical; it’s hilarious but i...
  • 'Pig' Looks Like The Kind Of Film That Could Put Nicolas Cage Back On The Map
    23 Jun 2021 3 1
    When I first heard that Nicolas Cage was in a movie called Pig I thought “Well that’s strange. People are actually talking about a Nicolas Cage movie!” It’s not that Cage hasn’t been making movies. It...
  • Is 'Abandoned' A New Hideo Kojima Silent Hills Game In Disguise?
    18 Jun 2021 1 1
    Is Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima up to something? There’s a very long, detailed reddit thread with lots of links pointing to what may or may not be clues about a mysterious upcoming game calle...
  • welcome to fantastical! ᚠ
    15 Jun 2021 10 11
    "Soul of the mind, key to life's ether. Soul of the lost, withdrawn from its vessel. Let strength be granted, so the world might be mended... so the world might be mended..." ~ The Maiden in Black, De...
  • games, movies, fiction and the imagination
    14 Jun 2021 3 0
    Welcome to fantastical by me, Erik Kain. Mostly evil. Mostly. Sign up now so you don’t miss the first issue. Subscribe now In the meantime, tell your friends!
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