Except that stylistically, nearly everything about the show's universe adopted a vaguely post-medieval, Central European look. The only anime that could possibly be more Germanic than this show is Fullmetal Alchemist, and only because the first anime eventually dumps the Elric brothers in Nazi Germany. » 11/20/14 1:09am 11/20/14 1:09am

Ok, am I the only one who thinks the CG work this episode has been just laughably bad? Just compare Girder's effects to say, Absorbing Man's on Agents of SHIELD. Hell, even previous episodes of this show are miles ahead in terms of their FX money shots. Barry's first supersonic punch is just ugh. It should've been as… » 11/19/14 1:23pm 11/19/14 1:23pm

I blame the human mind's need for social acceptance. We feel the need to belong to something, for something to belong to us. When someone challenges the merit of something that we've identified with, we interpret that as if we're being told that our identity is fundamentally wrong. It's the "you like shitty stuff,… » 11/04/14 6:12pm 11/04/14 6:12pm