Dark and gritty has been film’s go-to solution for reboots for too long. Going grimdark can work well, so long as the world is
Issue 13 : The ReBoot
What it means when creative types decide the keys that they’re most interested in mashing are Ctrl+At+Del, and what it means to restart the universe.
NiWitty Review : No Man’s Sky
I don’t know what to think about No Man’s Sky. From a mechanical perspective, there’s not enough of a game to make a judgment.
Rediscovery of an Icon: Tomb Raider
Everything I knew about Lara Croft I had learned from magazine ads. Croft and her well-endowed polygons had an inescapable association with the adolescent
The Re-Write : Fantastic 4
There are a lot of reasons why a movie doesn’t work. Maybe it’s the wrong cast, or the wrong director or whatever. For most
Reboot the Universe
What would you do if you could do something again? Think about it for a moment, and imagine going back in time and change
Star Trek Beyond Review
Space folds into self as the Enterprise rides hyper waves in warp 5. Aboard the bridge a young and tired Captain Kirk muses on
Exploring the Appeal of Lo-Fi Production in Black Metal
Most of today’s extreme metal music is hard to ignore. Guitar riffs rip through speakers with teeth-clenching sonic clarity. Snare drums crack like lightning
NitWitty Review : Ghostbusters
Somewhere along the way, the Ghostbusters became a thing. But honestly I never understood why. The original is quotable yes, but the actual movie
Mangaka Masterwork: Yotsuba&!
We’re off all week, but that just means that we get to share some of our favorite pieces from Volume 1 of NitWitty Magazine.
Manufactured Fear: How Horror Game Music Makes You Scared
After 12 issues of NitWitty, we’re finally taking a week off. But don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. This article originally appeared in
Nostalgia and Why Your Feelings Are Wrong
We’re still off this week. But that means we get to share this gem from way back in Issue 6 : Looking Back. Hopefully
NitWitty’s Inside Man: Dungeons and Dragons
We’re off this week, so we’re using this as an excuse to run some of our favorite articles. This one was written as part