Tag: Batman

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 REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘What Ails You’

| January 30, 2018
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘What Ails You’

Warning: Spoilers for “What Ails You,” as well as previous episodes of “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. Telltale has always done a good job at creating the illusion of choice, following a bell-shaped approach in which your choices may lead you on different paths, but you almost always end up in a similar conclusion to […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘The Pact’ & ‘The Fractured Mask’

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Enemy Within’ – ‘The Pact’ & ‘The Fractured Mask’

Warning: Spoilers for “The Pact” & “The Fractured Mask,” as well as previous episodes of “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. After a disappointing conclusion to Telltale’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” series, I had almost forgotten how good a game from them could be. The latest two episodes of their “Batman: The Enemy Within” series serve […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’ – ‘City of Light’

| December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’ – ‘City of Light’

Warning: Spoilers for Episodes 1-4 of  “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. From the very beginning, “City of Light” fails to bring the same excitement that early episodes brought along with them. The very first scene is rushed and only serves to let Gordon take on the title of commissioner of the GCPD. While the voice […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’ – ‘Guardian of Gotham’

| November 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’ – ‘Guardian of Gotham’

Warning: Spoilers for Episodes 1-3 of  “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. While “Guardian of Gotham” doesn’t exactly forward the plot much, it mainly serves to set up what should be a fantastic season finale. At the start of the episode, Bruce awakes in Arkham Asylum, famous for holding Gotham’s most insane individuals. Since the series […]

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GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’ – ‘New World Order’

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’ – ‘New World Order’

Warning: Spoilers for Episodes one and two of “Batman: The Telltale Series” follow. After finishing “New World Order” it became apparent that Telltale Games, while being faithful to the source material, is crafting out a story that we haven’t really seen from Batman. Bruce’s parents are upstanding members of society in previous games, films and […]

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GAMING REVIEW DOUBLE FEATURE: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series Episodes One and Two’

| September 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
GAMING REVIEW DOUBLE FEATURE: ‘Batman: The Telltale Series Episodes One and Two’

Episode One: ‘Realm of Shadows’ In the past couple of years, Telltale Games has proven itself to be a more than capable story teller in games with standout titles like the “The Walking Dead” and “Tales from the Borderlands.” The first episode of “Batman: The Telltale Series” continues this trend by giving us control of […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice’

| March 26, 2016 | 1 Comment
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice’

It takes close to an hour and a half before the Dark Knight of Gotham and the Man of Steel face off for the first time. In fact, there are only two scenes in the entire two and a half hour spectacle that is actually true to “Batman v. Superman” where the two titular characters […]

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“Gotham” Slides Into the Grime of Batman’s Origins

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
“Gotham” Slides Into the Grime of Batman’s Origins

  There was a time when the city of Gotham was an even worse place, or so fans of the comics have long been told. Exploration into the period before Bruce Wayne fought his way to the top of Gotham’s underworld is rare outside of the comics though. In most cases, Wayne’s parents are shot […]

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Licensed video games that are fun and cost efficient

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Licensed video games that are fun and cost efficient

After several delays, “South Park: The Stick of Truth” was finally released on March 4. While most licensed games tend to be rushed and fail to capture the essence of the licenses they’re based on, “South Park: The Stick of Truth” stays true to the show’s construction-paper format and features the same hilarious writing with […]

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From “Batman Begins” to Batman… again?

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
From “Batman Begins” to Batman… again?

The superhero movie phenomenon continues with an upcoming roster of movies that are sure to please both fanboys and casual movie goers.  After an exciting year for both sets of the population, both Marvel and DC move on with plans for their next set of movies.  Marvel plans to continue to put their beloved characters […]

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Does the final ‘Dark Knight’ rise above expectations?

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
Does the final ‘Dark Knight’ rise above expectations?

  The Dark Knight legend has come to an end. Christopher Nolan’s concluding installment to the Dark Knight trilogy has been long awaited, to say the least. The question is: does the film live up to high expectations set by its predecessor? “The Dark Knight Rises,” the grand finale to Nolan’s Batman saga, has a […]

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