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What If... 'The X-Men' Anime Intros were A TV Pilot / Pitch Videos?

Hello Dwellers and Welcome To The Basement...

And this is more of a fun 'What if...?' question... cause you see, back when The Real Ghostbusters was being prepped for the airwaves  there was a pilot music shown to build excitement and to sell the series... and it was quite different in terms of style of what the show ended up being. The pilot being more cartoony while the show (at least for it's first 13 ABC episodes and its entire Syndicated run) having a quite darker tone.

Which brings me to the X-Men 1992 series... while a great show in it's own right, it is known for having an two alternate intro sequences in Japan, with a totally different animation styles that certainly served as a contrast to show we all know and love.

Like the Real Ghostbusters pilot video, the Anime styled intros for X-Men showed a story (more or less), and certainly things on a larger scale than the show accomplished. So the question is... what if the Anime intros were the pilots for the sho…

The Temple of Evil - Tales From The TARDIS

Hello Dwellers & Welcome To The Basement! This Is Tales From The TARDIS!

This week, we’re beginning our look of the four part serial, The Aztecs which first began airing on May 23, 1964… which means if I actually started doing Tale From The TARDIS on the week of November 23 last year, we actually would be concluding the Aztecs today, But I digress (which is something I do a lot, ha-HA!)

Anyway, The Aztecs more often than not, tends to be the one complete story from the First Doctor era that ends up on most streaming services. It was on Hulu, Amazon Prime and Netflix at one point or another within the past few years… not to mention it was picked to represent the era as part BBC America’s specials of Doctor Who during the 50th Anniversary several. While it’s a good story, it’s not one I would think best represented the first season of Doctor Who as well as say The Daleks or even The Sensorites, which of course we’ll get talk about in the near future (probably around the second week …

Spotlight - Fallout 4 Mod - Macho Madness...

So earlier today, Bear of Team Shrapnel, shared with me video of a Fallout 4 Mod.... and well... one could easily SNAP INTO IT.