When a remastered version of Crash Bandicoot was announced I was pretty much incredibly hyped about it. A level by level remake of a beloved Playstation classic coming to the PS4? How could I not look forward to that? So I bided my time, playing the excellent Horizon Zero Dawn and Persona 5 among other … Continue reading Quickfire – Crash Bandicoot: N Sane Trilogy
Directed by: Joe Wright Starring: Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristen Scott Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn, Ronald Pickup, Stephen Dillane I don't really like autobiography films; the sort that focus on a specific person in history and how they lived through a particular time, usually to dramatic effect. It has a tendency to glorify the individual at … Continue reading Darkest Hour – Mobilising the Nation
One of the best things that Netflix's Daredevil series did in Season 2 was the introduction of Frank Castle AKA The Punisher. The ruthless anti-hero was influential in the introduction of the dark era of comic book storytelling and retained a great deal of popularity over the years. The Punisher was a compelling character to … Continue reading Quickfire: The Punisher
Today I'm gonna do something I haven't really done before. I'm gonna promote another fledgling blog site that is just starting out, and think will be something special to read. The Kingfishers Perch is a blog that talks TV, games and Wrestling, which are three of the most essential things on this universe. He's only … Continue reading Promotion – The Kingfisher’s Perch
Directed by: Aaron Sorkin Starring: Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Michael Cera Molly's Game is an okay film. It's basically The Social Network with a bit more nuance to it and that's all fine. There are no real weak points in the story and it's an interesting one at that, covering the relatively cutthroat … Continue reading Molly’s Game – And I thought student loans were bad..
(The following was written in a fit of rage, or at least a mild annoyance that flew off into a bit of a rant, and may not make much sense consequently. Enjoy the show.) You know that one of my favourite games in 2017 was Persona 5? The stellar Japanese Role Playing Game in which … Continue reading Persona 5’s Soundtrack isn’t available in the UK.. Why?!
So, here we are, welcome to 2018. It's a time of fresh starts, new changes and looking to the future. Well that's the idea anyway, today we're gonna look back at something I wanted to write about in 2017 but never got around to. The reason for this was twofold; first, I was busy with … Continue reading Opinion – Battlefront II, Loot Box Gambling, and the Betrayal of Trust