Teasing Teasers and DLC: The Dangers of Media Capitalism

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Blog

Modern Media Capitalism Media capitalism has steadily increased its drain on the video game and film industries. While money-making exercises have existed for decades in the media industry, today’s media capitalism displays increasing signs of vacuousness. And keen-eyed consumers are worried about what this means for the future of media content consumption. This post is […]

Overwatch – 2016 Game of the Year Review

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Game View - Game Reviews, Reviews

Overwatch Overview Blizzard’s multiplayer hero-shooter Overwatch was the winner of over 100 game of the year awards in 2016. So what makes this multi-console game so excellent and why should you consider joining its ranks of players? To start with Overwatch is deceptively simple. It lacks a set story, but this is easily covered by the media tie-in content. […]

Book It In

Fantasy Review: With Blood Upon the Sand

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Book It In - Book Reviews, Reviews

Overview Bradley P. Beaulieu wrote the excellent fantasy novel The Twelve Kings of Sharakhai which we previously reviewed. However, as noted in our review there were a few shaky series’ beginning issues with this fictional work. So how does With Blood Upon the Sand compare as a fantasy sequel?     Plotting With Blood Upon the Sand continues to develop […]

Book It In

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead: A Play Script Review

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Book It In - Book Reviews, Reviews

The Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Play Review Sam: Did you hear Tom? Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead? Tom: Really dead? Sam: Really dead. Tom: Really? Sam: Really, really. Tom: Really, really, really? Sam: Really, really, really. Tom: Really, really, really, really? Sam: Would you stop that? Rosencrantz is dead as dead can be – which is actually pretty dead. Tom: Pretty dead indeed. Sam: But (pauses) they’re […]

Viewer Alert

Voltron: Legendary Defender – Seasons 1-3 a Review

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Reviews, Viewer Alert - Film and TV Reviews

Voltron: Legendary Defender has now run through three seasons of high quality animation on Netflix. For fans of shows such as Avatar: The Last Airbender or Star Wars: The Clone Wars/Rebels this is worthy viewing, as each series develops the characters to greater extents.   Voltron’s Premise Voltron: Legendary Defender follows five human heroes, who discover they are the next paladins […]