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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’

| September 17, 2018 | 1 Comment
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’

Warning: The following review contains minor plot and character elements from early on in the story. The history of games involving “Spider-Man” is a long one, beginning with a modest title on the Atari 2600, which focused on the hero simply scaling a building to reach Green Goblin at the top. Jump forward to when […]

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Gaming Roundup: September 2018

| September 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gaming Roundup: September 2018

“Marvel’s Spider-Man” – September 7 for PS4 Kicking off the month of September is Sony’s next tentpole exclusive, “Spider-Man,” finally giving the Marvel hero’s license to capable hands in Insomniac Games. The studio is home to the minds behind the great action-platformer series “Ratchet & Clank,” as well as the Xbox One debut title “Sunset […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘The Walking Dead: The Final Season’ – ‘Done Running’

| August 24, 2018 | 2 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘The Walking Dead: The Final Season’ – ‘Done Running’

Warning: Only minor plot points will be discussed from “Done Running,” though spoilers from prior episodes of Telltale’s “The Walking Dead” will follow. The first season of Telltale’s “The Walking Dead” was a rarity in games when it was released in 2012. Despite not offering much in real gameplay but a number of bugs and […]

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Gaming Roundup: Summer Edition 2018

| August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gaming Roundup: Summer Edition 2018

“Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion” – June 14 for Switch Starting off the month of June is the release of a giant expansion for the Nintendo-exclusive shooter “Splatoon 2.” The game regularly receives new maps, weapons and clothes for free on its multiplayer side, but with this DLC adding a new campaign of 80 levels, the […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ delivers a great introduction to one of the saga’s most beloved characters

| June 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ delivers a great introduction to one of the saga’s most beloved characters

A Brief Note: If you are like me and enjoy going into these films with as little information as possible, this review will only contain very early plot points and character names, though I will still try to be as vague as possible. If that is you, then it may be best to go see the film […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘Same Stitch’

| May 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘Same Stitch’

Warning: Spoilers for “Same Stitch,” as well as previous episodes of “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. One of my favorite parts about “Batman: The Telltale Series” thus far has been how Telltale has subverted expectations in many interesting ways all throughout the series. This finale finds John Doe finally becoming the Joker officially, either as […]

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Gaming Roundup: April/May 2018

| May 25, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gaming Roundup: April/May 2018

“God of War” – Apr. 20 for PS4 Headlining April is the return of one of Sony’s biggest franchises, “God of War.” This new iteration of the game is a soft reboot, making some significant changes to both the gameplay and the main character Kratos. No longer in the land of Sparta and the Greek […]

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A Year of Impact

| May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
A Year of Impact

Jeffrey Kopp Every once in a while, I discover a show that really sits with me in a way unlike any other. I watch a lot of television shows, so it takes a lot to really blow me away, but “The Leftovers” managed to do just that. I decided to binge the three-season HBO series […]

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The Ten Most Impactful Episodes of ‘Star Wars Rebels’

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Ten Most Impactful Episodes of ‘Star Wars Rebels’

One of the things that I enjoy most about “Star Wars” is seeing how all of its multiple pieces connect together through books, shows, comics and films. Much of this is thanks to one unified story group at Lucasfilm who comb through whatever media is being released, and make sure none of it contradicts anything […]

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Gaming Roundup: March 2018

| March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gaming Roundup: March 2018

“Kirby Star Allies” – Mar. 16 for Nintendo Switch A console debut for the lovable pink ball, “Kirby Star Allies” brings a new cooperative platforming adventure for Kirby, joined this time by a number of friends both old and new. If you are new to “Kirby” games in general, the somewhat dark twist for our […]

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Standout Titles From Early Access

| March 13, 2018 | 0 Comments
Standout Titles From Early Access

The early access ‘genre’ has proven to be an effective tool in the hands of the right developers, gaining a popularity primarily among PC players on Steam. Early access gives developers the opportunity to get player feedback on an early build of the game, usually with frequent updates and back and forth with what players […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – ‘A Fool’s Hope’ & ‘Family Reunion – and Farewell’

| March 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – ‘A Fool’s Hope’ & ‘Family Reunion – and Farewell’

Spoiler Warning: The following review contains major spoilers for “A Fool’s Hope” & “Family Reunion – and Farewell,” as well as previous episodes of “Star Wars Rebels.” It is hard to believe that “Star Wars Rebels” has reached it’s final episode; beginning back in 2014 as the first piece of on-screen content we got after […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – ‘Wolves and a Door’ & ‘A World Between Worlds’

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – ‘Wolves and a Door’ & ‘A World Between Worlds’

Spoiler Warning: The following review contains major spoilers for “Wolves and a Door” & “A World Between Worlds” as well as previous episodes of “Star Wars Rebels.” Some of the most entertaining segments from any part of “Star Wars” come when we get a deeper dive into The Force and its mysteries. These episodes delve […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – ‘Jedi Night’ & ‘DUME’

| February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – ‘Jedi Night’ & ‘DUME’

Spoiler Warning: The following review contains major spoilers for “Jedi Night” & “DUME” as well as previous episodes of “Star Wars Rebels.” Finally back from the break for winter and the release of “The Last Jedi,” “Rebels” now begins its debut of its final episodes. While we got a fantastic addition to the mainline saga […]

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