RANKED: THE STAR WARS MOVIES FROM BEST TO WORST

The galaxy far far away has given us one of the most successful and recognizable franchises in history. Eleven movies in and we still can’t help but get excited when that famous theme song plays. Of course there is always debate about how good each movie in the franchise is when compared to one another so, here to throw more fuel on the fire, is … Continue reading RANKED: THE STAR WARS MOVIES FROM BEST TO WORST

WHY SO SERIOUS: MARVEL’S AVENGERS

Thanks to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the Avengers are easily the most popular and iconic IP on Earth right now. So when a video game based on the team was announced, the gaming community went wild. With Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics coming together to create this masterpiece in the making, there was nothing that could stop this game from coming out and shattering records … Continue reading WHY SO SERIOUS: MARVEL’S AVENGERS

IS THE NEXT VIDEO GAME CRASH UPON US?

The video game industry is currently the most profitable sector of the entertainment industry, practically out grossing every other sector combined. In 2005 the United States video game industry grossed $9.5 billion. 5 years later…$25.1 billion. By 2022, experts project that the industry will produce $196 billion in revenue. Of course, when you’re this successful, you will have your detractors. The video game industry has … Continue reading IS THE NEXT VIDEO GAME CRASH UPON US?

WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH KUROKO’S BASKETBALL

Kuroko’s Basketball (aka Kuroko no Basket) is a sports anime featuring high school basketball players. It centers on Kuroko, a member of an elite middle school basketball team whose best players split up when they move to high school. Kuroko meets up with Kagami, who had just moved from the USA, and they come together to defeat his former teammates and the best basketball players … Continue reading WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH KUROKO’S BASKETBALL

WHY SO SERIOUS: THE LAST OF US 2

Naughty Dog’s magnum opus (in terms of video game storytelling) set a standard that subsequent games have tried to reach. The world-building, character development, plot, and themes of The Last of Us came together to create a satisfactory experience (with an admittedly divisive end). To say The Last of Us II was highly anticipated would be an understatement. Fans were foaming to see the next … Continue reading WHY SO SERIOUS: THE LAST OF US 2

Captain Marvel: The Importance of a Good Backstory

Captain Marvel is, for all intents and purposes, another MCU success story. It raked in big bucks at the box office and critics raved about its story, setting, and characters. Audience reviews were a bit more…mixed. That is unsurprising, given the amount of controversy that enveloped the film before it was even released. Review bombing based on nothing but prejudice is a possible reason that … Continue reading Captain Marvel: The Importance of a Good Backstory