Film · Reviews

Paradox Review – Wilson Yip and Sammo Hung Return To Reignite a Franchise

Thriller in Thailand It’s been 14 years since Wilson Yip masterminded one of the best martial arts thrillers of recent times, Kill Zone. Known as Sha Po Lang in the east, Kill Zone aided in propelling the careers of both Yip and its action star, Donnie Yen. Both are of course most famous for the… Continue reading Paradox Review – Wilson Yip and Sammo Hung Return To Reignite a Franchise

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Dragon Ball Super: Broly Review – The Ever-Soaring Franchise Hits Further Heights

Its Over 9000, etc etc There has never been a better time to be a Dragon Ball fan. Following Dragon Ball’s resurrection after almost 20 years with Dragon Ball Super, there has been a resurgence for Akira Toriyama's franchise like never before. And while that series has now ended, there is no sign of a let… Continue reading Dragon Ball Super: Broly Review – The Ever-Soaring Franchise Hits Further Heights

Film · News

Donnie Yen’s Ip Man 4 Instagram Reveal

#areyouready The production of Donnie Yen's latest upcoming flick, Ip Man 4, was revealed some months back now. Now fans, like me, eagerly await details of its impending release since production wrapped up in July last year. Thanks to the series' star, Donnie Yen, with a clever use of the latest social media craze, one… Continue reading Donnie Yen’s Ip Man 4 Instagram Reveal

Features · Video Games

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time at 20 – An Experience for the Ages

20 years ago, Nintendo released what would become one of the most influential video games for the next 20 years.  From slashing monsters to solving dungeon mazes, from open-world exploration to creating a destiny. Its a game that had everything. Who knew a 32MB cartridge could hold so much magic? There are many words to… Continue reading The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time at 20 – An Experience for the Ages

Features · TV

The 9 Best Episodes Of ‘Batman: The Animated Series’

Remember, remember the 5th of November. A significant date for the ages. No, I’m not talking about Guy Fawkes or bonfire night. Instead I’m talking about the release of something special: Batman: The Animated Series has come to Blu-Ray. This is not a review of that box-set, as I am not yet fortunate enough to… Continue reading The 9 Best Episodes Of ‘Batman: The Animated Series’

Film

Teen Titans Go! To the Movies – An Upbeat Inspirational Superhero Movie

This past month I decided to treat my daughter to my local cinema’s “Movies for Juniors” promotion. £2.50 a ticket gets you into an early doors family movie showing, in the biggest screen the complex has to offer. Can’t say fairer than that. But this trip was met with initial caution and scepticism. Having used… Continue reading Teen Titans Go! To the Movies – An Upbeat Inspirational Superhero Movie

Features · Video Games

The Trinkets and Kinship of Shenmue

Originally posted on Hey Poor Player:- I have always had a thing for little trinkets. Back when I had to work in an office, my desk accommodated a Lego character here, a Marvel miniature there, an overall undeniable youthful spirit everywhere. My desk at home is a similar fixture, except now it consists of upgrades… Continue reading The Trinkets and Kinship of Shenmue

Reviews · Video Games

SHAQ FU: A LEGEND REBORN REVIEW (PS4)

I’m not entirely sure how it’s come to this: a sequel to Shaq Fu, the now-infamous 24-year-old fighter. Actually, I am sure; Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn came from a successful crowd-funding programme. Which leads to a more important question: why is Shaq Fu back? On the basis of this, some demons are laid to rest. And in some ways,… Continue reading SHAQ FU: A LEGEND REBORN REVIEW (PS4)