DC’s Crisis On Infinite Earths Review by Someone Who Has No Idea What’s Happening

Spoilers, duh. I’m not going to make out like I’m a CW DC "Arrowverse" newbie. I have watched four seasons of Arrow, two seasons of The Flash, and the first season of Legends of Tomorrow. It has, however, been a while, and to be honest, I suspected that these shows have moved on considerably since … Continue reading DC’s Crisis On Infinite Earths Review by Someone Who Has No Idea What’s Happening

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is far better than it deserves to be.

My last blog post was about Movies with Mikey, a film review series that deep dives into a film. So, I decided to do a homage. Enjoy. Spoilers. Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013), is the second instalment of the Hunger Games games quadrilogy of films, based on the books by Suzanne Collins. The film was … Continue reading The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is far better than it deserves to be.

Movies with Mikey is the best Movie essay series on YouTube.

The movie video essay has become boring. The YouTube genre popularised by the now abandoned 'Every Frame a Painting' channel, has become stale. You know the videos; slow male voice stressing certain words to add some gravitas to what is being said, onscreen graphics that ease in and out onto brightly coloured backgrounds, and chill … Continue reading Movies with Mikey is the best Movie essay series on YouTube.

Games Don’t Look “As Good” As Animated Films. Why is this?

There’s no question that games have come on a long way since the 8bit era of the NES and Megadrive. Character animations, lighting, and texture quality are at a point where they’re rivaling animated films in their quality. But they don't look quite as good as the latest Pixar or Dreamworks animation. Why is this? … Continue reading Games Don’t Look “As Good” As Animated Films. Why is this?

Kevin Feige now holds the power at Marvel and Disney.

The architect of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and head of Marvel Studios, Kevin Feige, has been given the keys to the whole Marvel empire. In 2015, Marvel Studios, the movie production arm of Marvel, was moved to be under Walt Disney Studios away from Marvel Entertainment, due to disagreements between the direction of the MCU … Continue reading Kevin Feige now holds the power at Marvel and Disney.