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Tabletop Review: ‘The Networks’

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Here’s a funky title that turned up at Gen-Con recently…which is on the other side of the planet from us, but fortunately we got a backer copy from the Kickstarter campaign. What caught… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Reigns’ – An iOS Game Worth a Damn

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Cast your mind back to the simple days of the iPhone 3 and 4…when everything was new and shiny and smart phones were becoming the norm…when indie developers were using this new platform… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Sausage Party’

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Director: Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon Cast: Seth Rogen, Kirsten Wiig, Michael Cera, Salma Hayek, Jonah Hill, Edward Norton, James Franco Plot: Sentient foodstuffs dream of being bought from the supermarket by the ‘gods’ and… Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Agricola: All Creatures Great and Small’ iOS Edition

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For those not part of the tabletop community, ‘Agricola’ is a multiple award winning competitive farming game with player success coming from resource management and worker placement. On each turn the players choose where… Continue reading

Tribute: Kenny Baker R.I.P.

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Right in the midst of the Star Wars revival the franchise as lost one of its original cast members, Kenny Baker. Best known for his faceless and undoubtably uncomfortable role of R2-D2, Baker had… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Bad Moms’

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Directors: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore Cast: Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Christina Applegate, Kathryn Hahn, Jada Pinkett-Smith Plot: Amy Mitchell spends her time trying to be the perfect mom, giving her kids the best extra-curricular experiences… Continue reading

Top 10 Superheroes with Disabilities

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Ah, superheroes. We love them a big huggy bunch. One thing that makes the world of superheroes so neat is the range. There’s a great deal of diversity in the market nowadays (not… Continue reading

Book (Script?) Review: ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’

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There’s something entertaining about all the online meltdowns following the release of ‘The Cursed Child’. People flipped out when they got home, opened their newly purchased hardcovers and discovered it wasn’t a new… Continue reading

What the Marketing for ‘Suicide Squad’ and DC Movies Are Doing Wrong

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Today sees the debut of DC’s latest entry in the Superhero Movie War, Suicide Squad, which promises to be a madcap, action-packed romp filled with demented and colourful characters. At least, it was promising… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Suicide Squad’

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Director: David Ayer Cast: Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Cara Delevinge, Jay Hernandez, Jai Courtney, Jared Leto Plot: A shady government agent assembles ‘Task Force X’, a mismatched crew of psychotic… Continue reading