Web Video / Squaresville
is a web series about best friends Esther (Kylie Sparks) and Zelda (Mary Kate Wiles
), teen social outcasts growing up in the suburbs. You can watch it here
Squaresville Provides Examples of:
- All Girls Want Bad Boys: Zelda and Wayne
- Break-Up/Make-Up Scenario: Zelda and Esther have one.
- Coming-Out Story: For Esther; she's realized that she's a lesbian by the end of season one and comes out to Zelda in the second season finale.
- Cosplay: Episode 21 features Zelda, Esther, and Percy cosplaying Star Trek, Sherlock, Harry Potter, Doctor Who, The Guild, The Joy of Painting, Adventure Time, Annie Hall, and Daria.
- Dating Sim: The group plays one called Mallscapade in Ep. 3
- Deadpan Snarker: Esther
- The Ditz: Shelly
- Foreshadowing: Esther's dream in Episode 12
- Hidden Depths: The monologue episodes reveal more aspects of certain characters who had previously seemed one-dimensional, such as Wayne and Shelly.
- Out-of-Genre Experience: Episode 6 is a melodramatic parody of teen dramas. Percy even lampshades it.
- Parody Episode: Episode 6 is one of teen dramas
- Shipper on Deck: Zelda and Esther ship the newscasters.
- Take This Job and Shove It: Zelda's sister, Sarah, does this to her coffee shop job.
- Title Drop: In episode 11, Wayne spraypaints "Squaresville" on a dumpster.
- Wild Teen Party: Ep. 22.