I'm hijacking Moviewatch today, so that I can spotlight one of my all time favorite machinimas: Codemonkey. Jonathon Coulton's song, the fact that he released it under the Creative Commons license and Spiffworld's movie-making skills combine to make this a fun video to watch.Sure, Codemonkey is 3 y...

September 1st 2009 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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A little while ago, we asked what a good PvP video looked like, and so it's only natural that we should ask, as Relmstein did recently, what makes a good machinima? Yes, PvP vids are technically machinima, but in this case, I'd say we're talking about videos that tell a story that doesn't necessari...

August 31st 2007 at 8:06am 0 Comments

In this edition of Moviewatch, we're treated to another Spiffworld/Jonathan Coulton video. This actually originally had its World Premiere at Blizzcon 2007, but according to Spiffworld, "Everybody was going nuts for Code Monkey." While I love Code Monkey, I have to admit, the dark humor involved in...

August 24th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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What better way for a group of tireless Apple code monkeys to relax after a week of hard work than to get smashed on the train ride home? According Drinktrain, not much. Thus, a tradition consisting of just that seems to have emerged from within Cupertino. Most Friday evenings, the last car on the C...

June 10th 2006 at 9:00am 0 Comments