The Pacific Rim theme performed with piano and violin. It’s outstanding.
This sounds so fucking tranquil and calm on actual non digital instruments….
Like 99% of the original fan fic tropes came from Star Trek I’m not even joking
- fuck or die
- alien sex pollen
- evil alternate mirror au
- time travel au
- sped up ageing
- stuck in a frozen cave
- body heat sharing
- alien drunk disease
- body swap
- this man is my exact double
like there are so man more and I always see people being like ‘wtf where did the sex pollen trope even come from’ and the answer is Star Trek
The Octavia Butler Bibliography
the reviews say “gritty realism” but the heart whispers “suburban straight boy libertarian fantasy with a limited color palette”
It never ceases to amaze and horrify me that there is apparently a significant subset of people who thought it over and decided they would rather watch their own children die in agony of easily preventable diseases than have those same kids turn out a little weird.