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PREVIEW: EEP! SHOW

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With a combo of pop, sugar, and a hint of peep, EEP! Show may satisfy your sweet tooth yet. Continue reading

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EARTH PRIME TIME: USAGI YOJIMBO: WAY OF THE RONIN GAME & LECTURE AT MFA

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Stan Sakai created the rabbit ronin Usagi Yojimbo nearly 30 years ago. Usagi may seem familiar to hardcore fans of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for his guest appearances there. This weekend, as part of a special event and samurai exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Sensei Sakai and game developer Mike Levine of HappyGiant are slated to talk about the first Usagi video game in over 25 years, Usagi Yogimbo: Way of The Ronin (iOS / Android). We spoke with Mike about what to expect about from the game, developing a special boss battle level of the game for MFA visitors to unlock, the MFA’s Samurai Saturdays talk with Stan Sakai, and about working with a master of the comic book form by way of bringing this fun side-scrolling sword and slashing game to market.

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Film 

THE BEST FILMS OF 2012

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That Affleck’s first Oscar was shared with Matt Damon sums up the first stage of his doomed career. That he looks poised to beat Wes Anderson and Steven Spielberg for Best Director sums up his meteoric re-rise as one of Hollywood’s best “Who Knew” stories. Continue reading

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CALM DOWN: BRAVE IT OUT

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It’s a movie, people.

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