From Blaine Kyllo of the Georgia Straight:
- jPod reflects real world
“jPod has plenty to say about the process of developing video games and how management can interfere to the detriment of a project. And it’s a Coupland creation, so there are tons of pop-culture references and scads of social satire. In terms of tone and theme, the television show is somewhat different: it doesn’t quite skewer consumer culture the way the book doesâ€”after all, television is an advertising mediumâ€”and it ramps up the book’s absurdity to near slapstick.” Read more.