REVIEW: Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey (2018)

For what felt like the longest time, I was a die-hard fan of Ubisoft’s sandbox action-adventure game series, Assassin’s Creed. Their blend of exploration-focused gameplay with enticing stealth and battle mechanics were an instant hit for the type of gaming experience that I was looking for. Unfortunately, as befalls many a publisher these days, sales…

REVIEW: A Star is Born (2018)

Some movies get remade because studios believe that nostalgia can squeeze more money out of a property, other movies get remade because a director sees a way to add something new to an already established story; A Star is Born is definitely in that latter category. We’ve seen this movie done several times, but with Bradley…

Batwoman Costume Revealed

The shadow of a bat has been cast over the internet as the first image of Ruby Rose as the CW’s Batwoman has emerged online. Rose will first play Kate “Batwoman” Kane on the now-annual DC crossover event later this year, then reprise the role for a pilot that will hopefully be picked up for…

James Gunn Hired for Suicide Squad Sequel

Warner Bros. is hooked on a feeling as Deadline reports that the studio has hired to James Gunn to write and possibly direct the sequel to Suicide Squad. Disney fired the director of the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies Guardians of the Galaxy and Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2 in July amid much controversy over…

You Should Be Watching: Paranorman (2012)

“I didn’t ask to be born this way.” “Funny, neither did we.” Welcome back to You Should Be Watching, where I recommend movies and TV shows that deserve more attention than they’ve gotten. In keeping with the Halloween theme I’ve adopted for the season, this week we’ll be communing with ghosts in the town of…

REVIEW: Big Hero 6: The Series – Season 1, Episodes 21 and 22 “The Bot-Fighter” and “Obake Yashiki”

“All I’m saying is if you like something and you’re good at it, why deny yourself?” *Spoilers* “The Bot-Fighter” opens with Fred, Hiro and Baymax battling a tiny three-headed robot in a diner. Hiro dispatches it, but another robot managed to steal the register during the scuffle. The heroes locate a dog-shaped logo on the…

REVIEW: Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Driving and racing games have captured the speed demon residing within gamers of all ages for decades. Whether it’s been the arcade racing of Cruisin’ USA, the high-octane chases of Need for Speed, or the crash test explosiveness of the Burnout franchise, we all love to drive cool cars. For the longest time, Gran Turismo…

REVIEW: The Last Line – Issue 1 (2018)

As the mainstream comics industry lags in sales, independent comics are on the rise, with controversial figures like Ethan Van Sciver and Richard C. Meyer the most prominent faces of the burgeoning market. One enterprising new company hoping to make a name for themselves on the indie comics circuit is Constant Hustle Comics, and they’re…