Today I’m joined by Justin and Baker as we discuss Ridley Scott’s latest film, The Last Duel, an uneven but masterfully crafted medieval epic that’s currently bombing hard at the box-office – probably because of it sharing theaters with a certain other epic film by a master filmmaker. We ultimately recommend the film but fair warning; it deals with difficult subject matter that might be triggering to some viewers. It’s an all around brutal piece.
Next, we discuss the recent Kotaku article which pointed out that Cold Iron Studios’ Aliens: Fireteam Elite is hemorrhaging players, with currently less than 800 playing worldwide on PC. We theorize why it might not be the Aliens/colonial marines experience people wanted or expected while acknowledging it’s positive reception within the fandom.
Finally, the spice flows as we discuss our feelings regarding the long anticipated adaptation of Dune. Put frankly, we loved the hell out of it, but there are some caveats…
Check out the show tonight at 5:00 PM (EST) to hear our more in depth commentary!