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The X-Files Revisited: Episodes 2 and 3

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“Deep Throat” S1E2 No, the title of this episode does not refer back to the now infamous porno. It refers to the informant who was blowing the whistle on the Nixon administration to… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Review: Planet of Giants

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The latest missing serial from the early seasons to surface will certainly be a thrill for fans of the series, being an exceptional serial for the first era. The debut story for the… Continue reading

The X-Files Retro Review: The Pilot

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“Pilot” S1E1 At the FBI, a young nubile 25 year old Special Agent Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson), reminiscent of Jodie Foster in The Silence of the Lambs, struts into the office to receive… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews – Vol. 4.6

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The Talons of Weng-Chiang Given that this particular serial now comes in one of the ‘Revisitations’ box-sets and comes with a whopping 2-discs of bonus materials, we were expecting something a little more… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews Vol. 4.5

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With the departure of Sarah Jane we have a return to Gallifrey, an old foe and a new companion! The Deadly Assassin With the departure of Sarah Jane the Doctor sets a course… Continue reading

The ‘Community’ Christmas Specials – A Retrospective

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In yesterdays article, which you may have missed due to reasons of apocalypse, we commented on the general piss-poor quality of television holiday specials where many shows will forget what they’re supposed to… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews – Volume 4.3

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The adventures of the most bat-shit crazy Doctor and Sarah Jane continue… The Pyramids of Mars Whilst on their way back to Earth Sarah Jane sees an apparition of a jackal. Following the… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews – Volume 4.2

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The Fourth Doctor is well into the swing of things along with his companions Sarah Jane Smith and Harry Sullivan. Since leaving Earth in the TARDIS they’ve been working alongside the survivors of… Continue reading

007 Case File: ‘Licence to Kill’

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It’s time to go rogue! The Mission: Breaking from traditional Bond is not assigned an official case by MI6. Instead he’s out for revenge against drug dealer Sanchez who has murdered Felix Lieter’s… Continue reading

Retro Gameplay Does Have a Place in Modern Gaming After All!

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If you haven’t already heard, XCOM has quite a shot to be the game of the year. Look at it’s Metacritic score: it’s sitting happily at 89 right now. It’s fun and addictive… Continue reading