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Nachos at the cinema. Just Why??

Warning! Mini rant incoming. So when we go to the cinema many of us like to enjoy a confectionary snack while we are there. Popcorn and pick ‘n mix are classic go to options that have become synonymous with the cinema experience. In recent times however, cinema chains have expanded their options to include more variety. I have a serious issue with one of those options in particular, nachos. Now don’t get me wrong I love nachos! I will happily order them when I am out at a restaurant and… Read more Nachos at the cinema. Just Why??

Power Rangers with Hasbro – What does the future hold?

This week Hasbro completed the $522 million purchase to the rights a several properties including Popples, Treehouse Detectives and most notably the Power Rangers. Power Rangers is franchise with over a quarter of a century of rich history including films, toys and the iconic TV series. With this recent acquisition Hasbro will now be the creative driving force for the future of the franchise while its previous owner, Haim Saban, works with them as a consultant. The Power Rangers toy line continues to be extremely lucrative which is largely why… Read more Power Rangers with Hasbro – What does the future hold?

The MCU Phase 4 problem

Marvel’s Avengers Infinity War is the first part of an Avengers story line that will culminate May 2019 with the, as of yet, untitled Avengers 4. This two part saga will see the conclusion of Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the culmination of an 11 year project set in motion with 2008’s Iron Man. By the end of Avengers 4 Marvel will have released 22 movies woven together across various story arcs to form what we know as the MCU. Throughout these films the we have slowly… Read more The MCU Phase 4 problem

PlayStation TV Shows

With the recent success of God of War, both critically and commercially, Sony seems to have once again added a ‘must have’ exclusive to their first party line up of games on the PlayStation 4. What is arguably more impressive however is how the latest instalment in the long running franchise is not only being applauded for great game play but also its moving story and impactful character development. Santa Monica Studios, the team behind the God of War series since the PlayStation 2, has consistently delivered on fun action… Read more PlayStation TV Shows

Marvel Cinematic Universe – 10 Years in the making

With the release of Infinity War Marvel has arrived at a destination 10 years in the making and stuck the landing of one of the most ambitious projects in cinematic history. From the debut of Iron Man in 2008 that kickstarted the Marvel Cinematic Universe, to the landmark culmination of Phase 1 in Avengers Assemble, Marvel has been steadily crafting an web of stories and characters that has spanned 19 movies and changed the face of cinema in the process. When Samual L. Jackson’s Nick Fury showed up in the… Read more Marvel Cinematic Universe – 10 Years in the making

Should you trust review scores?

In the fast paced world we now live in, review scores give us an immediate indication if a film or video game is good. Whether it be a score out of 10, a star rating or a lettering grade, these scores can dictate the content we consume and sometime eradicate any interest we previously had in a product. How often have you seen a trailer for a film, kept track of it with the intention of going to the cinema to see it, only to see critics review scores and… Read more Should you trust review scores?