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10 Classic Gaming Franchises You Forgot Existed

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There are those gaming franchises that we’re waiting to return, like Timesplitters, and there are those that crashed and burned with terrible entires, like Final Fight. Then there are those that just…vanished. Some of these may… Continue reading

10 Shitty Fictional Presidents Who Would Be Better Than Trump

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So. Here’s the thing. Those in the good ol’ USA would occasionally see Trump campaign ads turning up on this very site. We got some complaints and looked into taking them down, but… Continue reading

Original VS Remake Pt. 1 – ‘Dawn of the Dead’

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Hollywood doesn’t have any original ideas left. Well, that’s not entirely true…remakes and adaptations have long been part of studio output. But that’s not going to stop us comparing remakes to the originals. So… Continue reading

Top 10 Best Video Game Openings

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First impressions matter. Many video games get themselves bogged down in tutorials or long cinematics without any interaction from the player to really grab a new player. Those designers should take the time… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Arrival’

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Director: Denise Villeneuve Cast: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker Plot: Dr. Louise Banks does teachers linguistics and is haunted by memories of her deceased daughter. When 12 giant saucer-shaped craft appear across the globe… Continue reading

Top 10 Greatest Guest Stars on ‘Gravity Falls’

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During the month of Halloween it’s fun to find shows that have a spook factor but you can still watch with your kids. Or you can rewatch Gravity Falls and find more clues as… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Doctor Strange’

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Director: Scott Derrickson Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton, Rachel McAdams, Chiwetel Ejiofer, Mads Mikkelsen, Benedict Wong Plot: Dr. Stephen Strange is a brilliant neurosurgeon at the top of his field with an unchecked… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Accountant’

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Director: Gavin O’Connor Cast: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, Cynthia Assai-Robinson, John Lithgow Plot: A high-functioning autistic accountant makes a hefty pay packet uncooking the books and laundering money… Continue reading

7 Shows That Prove We’re In a Golden Age of Television

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Last week Darth Gandalf wrote about the future of cinema. I found this to be a tad optimistic as cinema seems to be determined to bury itself under a mountain of unprofitable multi-million… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Ouija: Origin of Horror’

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Director: Mike Flanagan Cast: Elizabeth Reaser, Annalise Basso, Lulu Wilson, Henry Thomas Plot: During the 1960s Los Angeles the Zander family stage seances to help pay the bills. When they add the newly… Continue reading