Celebrate the Decade

The decision: LeBron James’ move to Miami

Outside of Tim Tebow and Colin Kaepernick kneeling for their respective beliefs, nothing in the world of sports over the last decade was more polarizing than LeBron James’ decision—THE Decision. On July 8, 2010, 10 million people tuned in to ESPN to find out whether LeBron James, then an unrestricted free agent, would re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, where he had been drafted and spent seven seasons, or sign elsewhere. To put it in perspective, that is roughly the same ...

Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 2010s

The 2010s saw some of the best sci-fi movies ever produced. Hollywood brought us engaging new franchises, exciting and experimental one-offs, and sequels in series that were long dormant. Picking just ten films to represent the last decade’s best in genre was tough. Still, our spread has something that should please even the most discerning sci-fi aficionado. Annihilation (2018) Annihilation is one of the few sci-fi films with an ensemble cast of women. Natalie Portman and Jennifer Jason Leigh shine ...

The Disappearance of Tech from Public Knowledge

Think back to your youth. Was there a particular piece of technology that excited you most? Maybe the heaviness of the iPod Classic, or getting your hands on a Motown vinyl and then watching it spin in your record player. Were you the kid who chased the coolest camcorder, shot videos in your backyard, and played them on the VCR at family reunions? Those were the days.  However, if you’re wondering if VCR stands for virtual reality helmet, you’re wrong ...

Exploring the Greatest RPGs of the Decade

Role-playing fans have had an excellent ten years of high-quality video games. In fact, the past decade has been exceedingly kind to most genres, from shooters to adventure games. But RPGs have been especially prosperous. As we head into 2020, looking ahead to massive heavy-hitters like Square Enix’s Final Fantasy VII Remake, as well as CD Projekt RED’s Cyberpunk 2077, it’s time to take a look back at some of the most exciting and influential RPGs of the 2010s.  Though there ...