• Interweb
    Kindle Unlimited – come on Amazon – be fair!

    As a recent member of Kindle Unlimited – by the way and completely unrelated do you feel that Canadian’s and for that matter anyone not from the US gets gypped by Amazon?  I mean Amazon Prime is actually quite cool … in the States.  There you get Video (similar to Netflix but probably not as good) and […]

  • Doctor Who
    Dr. Who – Last Christmas (S8 Christmas Special)

    It’s a long story … well no, not really, its actually not that long at all so stick with me.  Santa Claus is real – well you already knew that right? … well, maybe he’s real and maybe not.  OK, I know – pretty wishy/washy, but what do you expect … it is Doctor Who […]

  • Action/Adventure
    Pulp Comic Characters: Remembering The Forgotten Icons

    It’s 2015 and names like Batman and Spider-man are as well known as Homer Simpson or Santa Claus. The names that are becoming harder and harder to remember are those of the pulpy characters that helped shaped these modern day superheroes.  i’m not that old, but it seems that unless you’re over the age of […]

  • Doctor Who
    DR. WHO – BIG BANG (S5E13)

    Not with a bang but a whimper … While I know that it would have been very difficult for Moffat to exceed the thrills and spills of last week’s episode, this week’s just did not provide the same level of satisfaction. We ended with The Doctor trapped in the Pandorica, River Song and the Tardis getting […]

  • Console
    Destiny – more than a game

    I’m late to the whole console gaming thing … I know.  I’ve always been a PC Gamer and very much dismissed the console especially in its earlier incarnations and with the games that they had then.  I’d always been more of a strategy gamer with titles like Civilization, Master of Orion etc… and actually wasn’t […]

  • Agents of Shield
    AGENTS OF SHIELD: RAINA’S FUTURE

    Well the long awaited day has almost arrived … AOS is coming back tomorrow!  While Agent Carter definitely helped to tide us over with some excellent episodes over the past 7 weeks, I’m sure that you were as eager for the return of Coulson and the Agents of Shield as I was.  So where were […]

  • Books
    Star Trek – Double, double

    This novel serves as a continuation of the original series episode ‘What little girls are made of’. In the episode, Kirk and Christine Chapel beam down to Exo III to meet the long missing Dr. Roger Korby who is also Christine’s fiancée. Korby tells Kirk that he has made an amazing breakthrough after deciphering the […]

  • Comic Book
    5 Comics series/ characters that need their own TV series.

    You certainly can’t say there aren’t enough superheroes on TV these days. With the success of shows like The Flash, Arrow and Agents of S.H.I.E.LD. it seems that the powers that be of the TV world have decided to keep pumping out shows based on comics or comic characters. There are currently six comics related […]

  • Games
    Warzone 2100: A hidden gem repolished

      Warzone 2100 is a real-time strategy/ real-time tactics game originally released in 1999 by long defunct developer Pumpkin Studios and published by Eidos. Its initial release included PC and Playstation 1 versions of the game in April and May of 1999 respectively. Unfortunately, within a year of release Pumpkin studios had dropped support of […]

  • Agents of Shield
    Agents of Shield – The moment when everyone gasped …

    Last weeks episode of Shield didn’t really give us any great shocks or surprises did it?  I mean we all knew that Skye was Daisy Johnson (Quake) … we all knew that Raina was something different, something new and we all knew that Tripp was dead.  What we didn’t know however was how the team […]

  • SciFi
    BATTLE EARTH

    I know, I know … another end of the world monsters invade saga … you’d think I would get tired of reading them but absolutely not! I guess I’m just a glutton for punishment! 🙂 Battle Earth – listed as a trilogy is actually a sequence of 5 books as you can see on Amazon with the […]

  • Books
    Star Trek Excelsior – Forged in Fire

    Forged in Fire takes place between the movies Star Trek 5 and 6, it describes how Hikaru Sulu becomes Captain of the U.S.S. Excelsior. During Sulu’s youth, we learn that he narrowly saved himself and his parents from being killed by a bloodthirsty, albino Klingon who is forced to live as an outlaw. In the […]

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