Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World
Despite siring a major motion picture, a corresponding video game and toys, Bryan Lee O'Malley's "Scott Pilgrim" hadn't quite made the leap to animation...until now! Slashfilm reports that at around midnight on August 12 Cartoon Network's Adult Swim block will air, "Scott Pilgrim vs the Animation," during the commercial brea
Adaptations of an original work traditionally follow a pretty standard path: Comic becomes movie, movie becomes video game. In the case of the anything-but-conventional "Scott Pilgrim" series by Bryan Lee O'Malley, however, tradition takes a back seat to creativity, with the comic, movie and video game each feeding off of one another in ways sure to please fans
As exciting as the robust "Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World" soundtrack is, my chiptunes obsession ultimately pushes any and all news about the Anamanaguchi scored "Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World: The Game" to the forefront of my mind, heart and soul. It's not that I don't like both soundtracks, but only
All things considered, I think it's fair to say that this year's San Diego Comic-Con was Scott Pilgrim's show.
Not only did the convention coincide with the release of the sixth and final graphic novel in Bryan Lee O'Malley's series, "Scott Pilgrim's Finest Hour," but there was an incredible amount of anticipation and promotion for Edgar Wright's film version, which hits theaters on August 13. The Bayfront Hilton was draped in a massive version of the poster that covered a good ten floors, buses were decked out in ads, "The Scott Pilgrim Experience" was happening across the street from the convention center -- you couldn't get away from it.Bigger than those, though, were the actual screenings of the film. Fans waited in line for hours for it, and as one of the perks of the Fourth Estate, I managed to get in and see it myself. The short version is that I thought it was great, but for the longer version, I've got my ten thoughts on the movie.