Reviews

Shazam!: The Review

A review by Sarah and Peter It is a tribute to the magic of superhero movies how Shazam! can exist in 2019. It is an origin story of one of the first and most classic of superheroes, one of the most popular of the Golden Age, yet also one that has struggled to struggled to maintain his relevance today. Looking …

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Captain Marvel: The review

“Higher, Faster, Further”. As the posters would have it, the Captain Marvel movie promises the next evolutionary step in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In many ways, it is: It’s the first to be led by a female character alone, and the first to have a female director. Both epic and funny, Captain Marvel flies close to the formula perfected by …

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Civilization VI: Gathering Storm Preview

It’s weird playing Civilization VI and having it echo real life. As I’m playing North America is locked in one of the coldest weeks it’s had in recent memory, and on the opposite side of the globe Australia is sizzling. Regardless what anyone says, there’s no denying climate change is here. Not that Firaxis is trying to do that, mind. …

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Sandbox VR’s latest adventure Amber Sky is a blast to the stars

As the Virtual Reality gaming scene continues to expand in Singapore, Sandbox VR is adding a new science-fiction adventures to its library, Amber Sky 2088. It joins Sandbox VR’s two other adventures, Deadwood Mansion, a (super fun) zombie adventure, and The Curse Of Davy Jones (which we haven’t tried). With the launch earlier this month, we went down to their …

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Aquaman: The Review

These days, it’s almost unheard of for a movie trailer to accurately prepare an audience for the experience they’re about to have. Aquaman is one of those rare exceptions where you can watch a 2.5 minute trailer and know what you’re in for in the 2.5 hour movie. And that’s a good thing. So take some time to rewatch the …

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