Reviews

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Preview

I think I’m on a card game run. First Android Netrunner, now Blizzard’s Hearthstone? One thing’s for certain though- Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a very different beast from Android: Netrunner. However, it is quite a similar beast to Magic. And that’s not exactly a bad thing. If you know how to play Magic, you know how to play Hearthstone. …

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Red 2: The movie review

Frank Moses and the gang are back! Red 2 is the sequel to Red, which was based on the original mini-series by writer Warren Ellis and artist Cully Hamner for DC Comics. We liked the original which combined some good action set-pieces with some very fun shenanigans, but will the sequel capture lightning in a bottle for the Retired, Extremely …

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Pacific Rim: The reviewgitation

We can build it. We have the technology. But the only way we’re going to be able to do any justice to a Pacific Rim review is by mind melding, two of us dancing in perfect unison. Do we then agree that the movie is awesome like possums? Two possums? Read on! Direcow and Kakita initiate neural handshake and risk …

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Star Trek Into Darkness – The Reviewgitation

A movie review of Star Trek Into Darkness with Direcow, Kakita and Korgath Four years after director J.J. Abrams successfully rebooted the Star Trek universe with a fresh, young cast, he’s back again directing the first sequel and the pressure is on him to prove that he’s not a flash-in-the-pan, especially since he’s also helming Disney’s Star Wars movie franchise. We’ll …

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Comics review: The Girl Under The Bed

The Hungry Ghost Month, while not a purely Singaporean affair, is something that many of us will be familiar with – for some the month is marked by devoted prayers and incense for the dearly departed, for others it’s marked by garish getai performances, huge oil drums used for burning paper money, the smell of burning in the air irritating …

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