The Real History of Monsters


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When you think of monsters, the first word that probably pops into mind is “scary.” But what if there’s way more history and nuance to our favorite cast of weirdo creatures? And what if we can best understand the complexity of monsters through examining your favorite monster-hunting video game? We’ll explain in this Wisecrack Edition on the Philosophy of Monsters (ft. Monster Hunter Rise).

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00:00 – Intro
00:49 – Monsters as Science
05:01 – Monsters as Gifts
08:52 – Monsters as Cultural Anxiety

Written by Amanda Scherker
Hosted by Michael Burns
Directed by Michael Luxemburg
Motion Graphics by Riley A
Original Illustrations by J.R. Fleming
Editing and Additional Animation by Andrew Nishimura
Video Title Card by Amanda Murphy
Produced by Evan Yee

Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound

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