Adaptations in storytelling - Storytelling podcast #9

December 13th, 2018

Every medium has its own strengths and weaknesses to tell certain kinds of stories. In this episode, we discuss how adaptations into a different medium can work, how you could make a Tetris movie work and why Peter Jackson has to make the Witch Hunter movie.

WARNING: there is an overabundance of The Lord of the Rings & The Hobbit in this episode.

Mentioned in this episode:

  • The Lord of the Rings (a LOT)
  • The Hobbit (also a LOT)
  • The Lego Movie
  • The Lego Batman Movie
  • Dune
  • Arrival
  • The Name of the Rose
  • The Chronicles of Narnia
  • The Shining
  • The Mist
  • Star Wars
  • Tomb Raider
  • Silent Hill
  • Warcraft
  • Knights of the Old Republic
  • Mass Effect
  • Skyrim
  • Diablo
  • Tetris
  • Batman
  • Man of Steel
  • War of the Worlds
  • Harry Potter
  • Pirates of the Caribbean

The hero in storytelling - Storytelling podcast #8

December 6th, 2018

Frodo Baggins, Superman, Luke Skywalker... Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, but what is the defining characteristic that binds them? In this episode, we get into that topic and also go on a bit of a tangent about Belgian comic book characters and how they are massively different from American ones. Listen to find out why Eline didn't like the ending to The Dark Knight and what Domien's favourite female fictional character is.

Mentioned in this episode:

  • Superman
  • Batman
  • The Hulk
  • Spider-man
  • Aquaman
  • Wolverine
  • Thor
  • The Lord of the Rings (like in every episode)
  • The Hobbit
  • Star Wars
  • Suske & Wiske
  • Jommeke
  • The Secret of N.I.M.H
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • The X-Files
  • The Will of the Woods
  • Witch Hunter
  • Avatar
  • Dances With Wolves
  • Hercules
  • Achilles