It’s been six years since our last outing with Captain Jack Sparrow and his lacklustre misadventure On Stranger Tides and after such a long absence, many signed the Pirates franchise to the gallows after 3 consecutive poorly received sequels. For whatever reason, Disney just haven’t been able to strike the same gold they did with… Continue reading REVIEW – Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Those who know me well – or have recently caught my hypecentric tweets – know that I adore Mass Effect. Ever since first being exposed to the series 8 years ago, I fell in love with the game series and more specifically the universe and lore of it. Taking inspiration from pretty much every great… Continue reading How Mass Effect has shown me I’m a real life Pathfinder
Like many Thursdays, I spent yesterday evening in my usual comfort zone sat in front of the football. As I grew in anticipation and speculation for Tottenham’s Wembley clash with Gent (congratulations to the Belgian side, by the way) news began to trickle from Twitter that would overshadow the match for all neutrals such as… Continue reading The new football – Is it too harsh?
The other night I caught the start of the 2008 remake of The Day The Earth Stood Still. Despite being a fan of the original classic, I wasn’t expecting much from this given the reception many remakes of the early to mid noughty’s had. For the most part I was pleasantly surprised in the 30 minutes… Continue reading Why does movie CGI age so badly?