Reviews

Blade Runner 2049: The review

Set 30 years after the Blade Runner, fans of the iconic movie will definitely find similarities in Blade Runner 2049. Now, the original corporation that created replicants is gone, replaced with a new one run by Niander Wallace (Jared Leto). Replicants are now more commonplace on Earth as Wallace’s new replicants have also been ‘programmed’ to be completely subservient to humans. …

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XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Review

When I try to rush off a review so I can get back to playing, I know I’ve found a good game. XCOM 2: War of the Chosen is that good game. Technically a DLC, War of the Chosen is an expansion to XCOM 2, but it is so meaty that it could be considered another game. It adds three …

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Review: Valerian is the wrong Star Wars on Crystal Meth

Fifth Element is one of the most memorable sci-fi films out there. A memorable mishmash of pop culture and Jean Paul Gaultier fashion, it is a cult classic, one of the best Luc Besson films out there and a show that I regularly rewatch. Imagine how hopeful I was when Luc Besson announced he was doing Valerian and the City …

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Spider-Man: Homecoming review – The superior Peter Parker

Spider-Man: Homecoming knows the secret of rebooting this well-known series – you don’t need to show Uncle Ben being killed again. Shrugging off the baggage of the past films, Spider-Man: Homecoming is a very fun re-introduction into the Spider-Man universe, now part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). With great cast chemistry and the best Peter Parker on film, this …

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Superheroes Decoded: The Review

Superheroes Decoded

Just looking at the past decade alone, with superheroes earning billions of dollars at the box office, you’d be forgiven if you thought that at no time in history have superheroes had this kind of mainstream influence before. But a newly released 2-part documentary hopes to change that impression. Called Superheroes Decoded, it is a fascinating look at the ups …

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