Tag Archive: rant

10 Times Gamers Got Burned By Pre-Orders

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Yesterday I found myself in the local outlet of that massive games retailer (you know the one) exchanging the new Lego Dimension’s ‘Harry Potter’ Team Pack. We’d bought it the previous day but… Continue reading

Watching the Franchises I Hate: The ‘Percy Jackson’ Series

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If you didn’t catch my first foray into pointlessness, here’s Transformers. My interest in the Percy Jackson movie series at their time of release was…nonexistent. I hadn’t read the books and they blurred into the many… 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

Watching the Franchises I Hate: ‘Transformers’

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The current Hollywood system orbits around one goal: finding the next hit franchise. The Marvel Cinematic Universe, the ‘Bond’ series, the ‘Harry Potter’ series…every studio is looking to launch the next big franchise… Continue reading

On Not Being A Hypocrite and Hating Prequels: An ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ Review

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I’m a hypocrite. I’ve been rallying against the Ghostbusters hate, not because I think it’s going to be a good movie but because I think we should give it a chance. Any film deserves… Continue reading

Why I’ll Never Buy a Funko Pop Vinyl Figure (By A Compulsive Collector)

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On the weekend we went to a collector’s fair. My primary goal was to buy Lego characters, but we put aside a couple of hours to browse through all the stalls, checking out… Continue reading

10 Sequels and Reboots Way More Offensive to Fans Than ‘Ghostbusters’

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The internet is caught in a cycle. A new piece of news or a trailer for Ghostbusters comes out, a bunch of pissy man-children indignantly bellow about how much they hate it and then… Continue reading

10 ‘Whitewashing’ Casting Controversies

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Now here’s a term that’s getting thrown about a whole lot, and it does draw controversy whenever it happens. There’s two sides to this…on the one hand we shouldn’t remain completely bound to… Continue reading

This Guy REALLY Wants Me to Promote Gambling and The 5 Shittiest Pieces of Marvel Merchandise

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Ok, I know what you’re thinking…what is with that title? Gambling promotion and shitty Marvel merchandise are not related topics. Stay with me on this though, I promise a fun time. To begin… Continue reading

Fan Behaviours That Need to Stop

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In the past we’ve spoken about some of the more…troubling…groups of fans you may have encountered. Most people liked the article, some people (read: Bronies) did not appreciate it so much. I’ve often considered… Continue reading