Fiction is a really interesting/powerful thing, he said in a generic/bland writer’s voice. Could there be a more generic opening to a column? I’m not sure, but it doesn’t negate the fact that sometimes the most obvious observations are the ones we often overlook. With that being said, fiction is a really interesting/powerful thing. Often times we read, watch, or even playthings for the hero … Continue reading Does The Night King Need To Speak?
After twenty films and ten years, Marvel Studios seems to be virtually unstoppable. 2018 might possibly be the studios best year yet seeing Black Panther not only change the superhero culture but also receive the studios first Oscar nomination which is no small feet. How does one follow that up, how about with a movie that brings together the last ten years of storytelling in one massive picture celebrating achievements that … Continue reading Captain Marvel Review- The MCU’s Future is Bright
With NFL free agency right around the corner, I had a strange thought today during work, where I have most of my strange thoughts. What if superheroes were like sports? What if heroes could become free agents and could be traded between companies? Was there a need for me to use the quote feature? No, probably not but I don’t use it a lot and … Continue reading What If Superheroes Were Like Sports
In case you guys missed my Stranger Things write up over at Fan Fest I’ve got it here for your eyeholes. Sorry I didn’t post last night but this took up the majority of my writing and now I’m super behind. Yay! But by all means please peep my review as it’s a love letter to a tremendous show. Aaaaaaand it’s mostly spoiler free. ***** … Continue reading Stranger Things Review- The Magic of Hawkins
I have been reading comic books for a long time. If you frequent the site then that shouldn’t really surprise you and if you’re new to the site, hiiiiiii won’t you please stick around and check out our archives. While my wallet often protests the number of comics that I read, I can’t help but ignore it. I love the medium. Comic books are where some of my … Continue reading The Very Real World of Comic Book Spoilers
How many of you out there have fallen in love with a television show? A show of hands would be fine. Alright, now how many of you have felt that same television show has betrayed you in some capacity? Keep those hands up. I would imagine if we were in a classroom environment right now we’d see kind of a 50/50 type scenario (can you … Continue reading Re-Discovering That Shine
I have to admit when constructing the Best of 2016 list, I knew the whole time what was going to be the number one spot. As a matter of fact it was the easiest item on the list. Nothing else this year captured my imagination, love for story telling, feelings of nostalgia, and sense of wonder quite like Stranger Things. For me, it is hands down … Continue reading 1. Stranger Things