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We Have The Superhero Movies, So Where Are All The Games?

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With the never-ending conveyor belt of superhero films having no end in sight, the respective studios capitalising on the merchandising is inevitable. Toys, TV series tie-ins and just about anything else has been created by Marvel/Disney… Continue reading

5 Star Wars Spin-Offs I’d Like to See

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  With the acquisition of all things Star Wars by the House of Mouse a few years ago, the worm officially turned.  Up until that point, fans had resigned themselves to Revenge of… Continue reading

Taking Off the ‘Star Wars’ Goggles: A Critical Look At ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

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***WARNING MAJOR SPOILERS BELOW!!!  IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN ROGUE ONE TURN BACK NOW!!!!***   When it comes to Star Wars, fans are passionate and that’s putting it mildly.  Obsessive, fervent, adamant, and defensive… Continue reading

In Memorium: Carrie Fisher (1956-2016)

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It’s a sad day for Star Wars fans. Carrie Fisher, whose iconic character of Princess Leia made her famous, died early this morning in Los Angeles, California four days after suffering a major… Continue reading

The Art of Avoiding Spoilers: 5 Top Tips

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If you’re a Star Wars fan like me and haven’t yet got around to seeing Rogue One you’re probably in a constant state of paranoia about encountering some spoilers. Before you decide to go all… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

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  ***WARNING:  MINOR SPOILERS BELOW*** Plot:  Nineteen years after the founding of the Galactic Empire, the Rebellion enlists the help of renegade Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) to lead a ragtag team to steal… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Rogue One’ (From a ‘Star Wars’ Hater)

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Director: Gareth Edwards Cast: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, James Earl Jones Plot: Jyn lost her family as a child.… Continue reading

10 Characters Who Wore (Entirely Pointless) Capes

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Superman’s cape is part of his iconic costume, and it carries a symbolic meaning. It’s part of the clothing he travelled to Earth in and, according to early stories, functioned as a giant pocket… 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

12 Best Robots in TV & Film

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There are certain elements of science fiction that can make a movie or TV show memorable for the masses. A cool ship, a kick-ass weapon, or an awesome robot. The right human made… Continue reading