Noncast.27 – Missing The Point


You’ve heard the rest, now hear it from the chest! The Nonplayable crew shoots the breeze this¬†week as only multiple people of color can.

This Week

  • Senator Armstrong was the bad guy, remember?
  • Is Metal Gear Revengeance the new “Simpsons did it”?
  • What was the ultimate message of Star Trek?
  • Why did you gravitate toward Star Trek?
  • At this point, who doesn’t know what X-Men is *really* about?
  • If we all had access to the same material, how did anyone miss the point regarding these franchises?
  • Is fantasy the only acceptable way to deliver social commentary in nerd culture?
  • If our peers didn’t see what we saw in these franchises, what did they see?
  • If the culture is for everyone, what’s the problem with everyone having a voice?
  • If nerds and geeks are so smart, why is resistance to cultural education so common?
  • Can you create quality media without connecting to people?
  • Notch: A case study in missing the point.


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Majoring in savage studies, RD created Nonplayable. He was among the several miserable Knicks fans who booed the drafting of Kristaps Porzingis. He has since rescinded said boos.

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