Finally: A reboot that does it right. And it makes perfect sense that Animaniacs - an already meta, self-referential, topical episodic comedy show would work in today’s age where every children’s cartoon reboot seems to be a meta, self-referential, topical episodic comedy show. Nothing has to change! Okay, maybe a few things do - but… Continue reading “Animaniacs” 2020 – A reboot done right.
I was away from my laptop for FIVE MINUTES the other day and suddenly some CW exec has announced they’re planning a...gritty live-action Powerpuff Girls reboot. Supposedly, it will explore the girls as 20-somethings who are recognizing that their childhoods were stolen by crime-fighting, This not only shows these people are totally out of ideas,… Continue reading Seriously, a live-action Powerpuff Girls? Another rant.
Some shows would benefit from a reboot, or sequel series- maybe it’s because they have messages that would be even more relevant now than when they aired or because the original didn’t end in a satisfying matter due to the network. And since we’re all still stuck inside until the foreseeable future, it’s a good… Continue reading 4 Shows We Should Revive After Quarantine is Over