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Old 11-28-2016, 02:57 PM   #26
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Brilliant wasn't it?
Yeah, the whole blocking subplot was the terrifying part. Oh, and the cookies. (I'll never think of them in the same way again.)
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Old 01-23-2018, 10:51 AM   #27
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How did everyone like season 4?
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Old 01-23-2018, 11:37 AM   #28
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How did everyone like season 4?
Thought it was decent. Couple of weak episodes.
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Old 01-23-2018, 11:40 AM   #29
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Thought it was decent. Couple of weak episodes.
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Same. The final episode was trash.
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I was a bit underwhelmed, overall.
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I liked Crocodile the best out of the new episodes. Brutal.
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USS Callister and Hang the DJ were probably the top 2 for me.
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Hang the DJ

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anyone watch the new episode yet?
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anyone watch the new episode yet?
Yep, watched it yesterday. It certainly had novelty value, and the concept of making some decisions for the characters was fun. Not sure that that story itself was all that fantastic though.
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I forgot a new one aired. Will have to watch this tonight.
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Yep, watched it yesterday. It certainly had novelty value, and the concept of making some decisions for the characters was fun. Not sure that that story itself was all that fantastic though.
itís not about the story, itís about the journey and the concept of free will/fate. the story being only so-so is kind of the point...

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Re: Black Mirror

It was interesting to make choices for the main character, and then seeing the results knowing I could've chosen differently. I probably saw most of the endings. I may go through it again seeing as I probably missed some of the footage. A better idea than actual story though. As a Black Mirror "episode" it's bottom of the barrel. As a concept it is memorable.
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It was interesting to make choices for the main character, and then seeing the results knowing I could've chosen differently. I probably saw most of the endings. I may go through it again seeing as I probably missed some of the footage. A better idea than actual story though. As a Black Mirror "episode" it's bottom of the barrel. As a concept it is memorable.
Very much agree with this. I imagine they could of made this a 5 hour movie if they really wanted to build up the story but.
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Very much agree with this. I imagine they could of made this a 5 hour movie if they really wanted to build up the story but.
took me and my wife about 2.5 hours to get through it, and iím assuming we got the most favorable? outcome after several non-favorable ones that let us retrace our steps.
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took me and my wife about 2.5 hours to get through it, and iím assuming we got the most favorable? outcome after several non-favorable ones that let us retrace our steps.
It says its an hour and a half but my gf was like, this is taking ages. I'm pretty sure we reset a few times. I think I enjoyed the storyline more than her as well.
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