When the first Injustice game launched in early 2013, it was a pleasant surprise. It wasn’t just a reskin of the current gen Mortal Kombat games with DC characters like many expected, it was a totally unique game with a deep story, great characters and some of the best fighting in a recent game. As […]Read more "Injustice 2 Review"
Here are the highlights (and lowlights) from the past week in movies, television and gaming… MOVIES: After a 35 year(!!!) wait, the sequel to Blade Runner is just a few short months away from being released, and we finally have a full-length trailer. The 1982 original wasn’t a huge hit when it was released, but […]Read more "Weekly Highlights May 8-14"
One thing I’ve learned in my 30+ years of going to movies is to try and keep your expectations in check. If you set them too high, there is a very good chance disappointment will follow. If you go into a movie with low expectations, you may be pleasantly surprised and enjoy it more than […]Read more "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Review"
Maybe I’m getting old. It wasn’t that long ago that I could go into a raunchy comedy and enjoy what I was watching. There was no sex joke that was too perverted. No gross out scene was too extreme. Almost every pratfall, no matter how stupid, made me laugh. Every R-rated comedy I’ve seen over […]Read more "Snatched Review"
Here are the weekly highlights (and lowlights) from the world of movies, television and gaming: MOVIES: After years in development, The Dark Tower is finally ready to be released and it has a shiny new trailer to prove it. Stephen King movie adaptations aren’t always the most successful endeavors, but if this is even half […]Read more "Weekly Highlights May 1-7"
Pretty much anyone over the age of 30 can tell you how far gaming has come since the early 80’s. We’ve gone from white rectangles hitting a white square across the screen to movie-quality graphics and deep storytelling. There have been dozens of home consoles released since the mid-70s, but things didn’t really catch on […]Read more "The History (and Future) of Home Consoles"
Since Marvel Studios has been creating their cinematic universe, the only real question mark they really had was the first Guardians of the Galaxy. While all their other films were based on well known characters, the Guardians were relatively obscure and only known by die hard comic book fans. Luckily, something unexpected happened, and the […]Read more "Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2 Review"