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Mank Review – a Netflix Film That Makes Us Miss the Cinema

We believe in the magic of movies. There have been various occasions throughout my life where I have walked out of a cinema or hit pause on a streaming service and had to take a […]

December 6, 2020
BooksReviews
Book Review: Rhythm of War by Brandon Sanderson (Book 4 of The Stormlight Archive)

Rhythm of War by Brandon Sanderson is out now. The fourth book of Sanderson’s epic Stormlight Archive sets up the final arc of the first half of the planned 10-book series. It is a solid […]

December 5, 2020
COMICSFeaturedMarvel
X-Men #15: X of Swords Chapter Twenty Returns to Krakoa—and a Fractured Quiet Council

The game is set. The pieces are moving. But while that’s certainly true for Saturnyne’s game in Otherworld, it’s also true for Cyclops, the Captain Commander of Krakoa. In the last chapter, he psychically talked […]

December 1, 2020
ReviewsTV Shows
HBO’s The Undoing Review – Kidman and Grant Star in Messy Crime Story

HBO’s latest crime thriller The Undoing finished up its final episode this past Sunday. For a show with two major stars and plenty of twists and turns, the largest surprise was its ongoing inconsistency. There […]

November 30, 2020
COMICSFeaturedMarvel
Cable #6: X of Swords Chapter Nineteen Is the Darkest Chapter So Far—and Another Mutant Dies (Spoilers)

After the whirlwind of challenges in Chapter Eighteen (X-Force #14), Cable #6: X of Swords Chapter Nineteen slows the action down a lot. In doing so, Gerry Duggan and Phil Noto deliver the most painful […]

November 27, 2020
BooksReviewsTV Shows
His Dark Materials Travels To A Familiar World In “The Cave” And Lyra Discovers Dark Matter

His Dark Materials is back for season 2. And so far the adaptation of the second book in the series – The Subtle Knife – is going smoothly. As we discussed in our review of the season […]

November 24, 2020
COMICSFeaturedMarvel
X-Force #14: X of Swords Chapter Seventeen Features Little Plot, Big Fun—and Another Can’t Miss Battle (So Many Spoilers!)

In the previous two chapters, Saturnyne turned the entire tournament on its head. Instead of sword fight after sword fight, the matches included a wedding, a drinking contest, and an arm-wrestling match. X-Force #14: X […]

November 23, 2020
COMICSFeaturedMarvel
Wolverine #7: X of Swords Chapter Sixteen Puts Logan Through the Multidimensional Gauntlet

The Tournament of Swords finally began in chapter sixteen (Excalibur #14). So far, the score is Arakko: 2, Krakoa: 1. Since Doug Ramsey and Bei the Blood Moon agreed to marriage, Saturnyne awarded both teams […]

November 22, 2020
COMICSFeaturedMarvel
Excalibur #14: X of Swords Chapter Fifteen Offers Both Love and Tragedy (Recap/Review with Spoilers)

At the end of X of Swords Chapter Fourteen, Saturnyne drew the first two cards to compete in the tournament: Isca the Unbeaten and Captain Britain. Immediately, there’s a sense of foreboding since Isca is, […]

November 20, 2020