Archive for the ‘Featured’ Category
Man of Steel Review
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 15, 2013 under Featured, News, Reviews
When news comes along of a new Superman reboot, I immediately switch into defensive mode. As a lifetime Superman fan, who could blame me? Ever since the Donner movies; Warner has tried to breathe new life into the Man of Steel on the big screen. In the 90s, they hired Kevin Smith who actually produced an excellent, and very true to the comics, script that drew from the Death of Superman storyline.... more.
Man of Steel Myth: Superman and Killing (Spoilers)
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 14, 2013 under Comics, Featured, News
Warning, this rant will have spoilers for the ending of Man of Steel. If you haven't seen it yet, tread carefully. So Man of Steel is out, and the movie is immediately becoming an incredibly divisive subject across social media. One of the biggest complaints that's really making me facepalm and wonder if any of these idiots have ever read Superman comics or saw the Donner movies is the compla... more.
E3 2013: The 5 Best and 5 Worst
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 11, 2013 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
E3 is going on this week, and it kicks off a new generation of consoles. Both Sony and Microsoft are showing off their new systems and a bunch of new games, but who came out a winner or loser this year? Here are our picks for the five best things at E3, as well as the five worst things: Best PlayStation 4 S... more.
5 Things DC’s Shared Cinematic Universe Needs
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 31, 2013 under Comics, Featured, Lists
Man of Steel is just two weeks away, and a lot of people are going to pay a lot of attention to how it performs as Warner's hopes and dreams of a Justice League movie hinges on how Superman does at the box office. Zack Snyder's reboot will be to DC what the first Iron Man was to Marvel; the movie that will kick off and help established a shared cinematic universe. Here are five things DC needs t... more.
5 Things Microsoft MUST Fix on the Xbox One
3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 24, 2013 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
On Tuesday, Microsoft officially unveiled their new Xbox system called Xbox One. Following a presentation that focused more on how you can watch The Price is Right on the system than play games, the backlash online was so negative it even surprised the out-of-touch Microsoft. In the wake of the announcement, more details have come out about the system and none of them are making anyone any happi... more.
10 Things Wrong With Star Trek Into Darkness (SPOILERS)
4 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 17, 2013 under Featured, Lists
Star Trek Into Darkness is finally in theaters, and while some people are enjoying an action movie pretending to be Star Trek; others are seeing the numerous problems the dumb script of the movie produced. Where Star Trek 2009 got away with a lot of stuff thanks to a better script, the dumbness of Into Darkness really jumps out at you. Here are just ten things that are wrong with the movie... ... more.
Star Trek Into Darkness Review
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 16, 2013 under Featured, News, Reviews
When JJ Abrams Star Trek came out in 2009 I, like many others, really liked it. I actually saw it three times in theaters with one showing being on IMAX. Purists had a lot of problems with the movie, but it worked as a fun reboot and the cast nailed the characters perfectly. So there were high hopes for the sequel, Star Trek Into Darkness, but unfortunately the movie falls flat on its face at warp... more.
The 10 Best Star Trek Novels
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 8, 2013 under Featured, Lists
Unlike Expanded Universe Star Wars novels, which are really highly regarded by fans as a solid form of "canon", the Star Trek novels are really just licensed fan fiction and have absolute no bearing on the actual canon of Star Trek. As a result you can get some really awesome stories being told in the novels, some of which could never happen on film or television. With a new Star Trek movie on t... more.
66 Behind the Scenes Images from The Empire Strikes Back
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 1, 2013 under Featured, Pics, Star Wars
[imagebrowser id=71] It's always cool to see behind the scenes images from the production of a movie, and it's even cooler when the movie is as legendary as The Empire Strikes Back. This gallery contains 66 images collected from various sources of the production of the best Star Wars movie ever made. There are some real gems in here, and some powerful ones that will give fans chills. Did you kn... more.
Five Reasons Wrath of Khan Should Not Be Remade
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 27, 2013 under Featured, Lists
We're only a couple of weeks away from a new Star Trek movie coming out, and ever since Star Trek: Nemesis killed off the Next Generation film franchise; it seems like every hotshot Hollywood writer seems to think that in order to be cool and edgy they need to rip off or remake The Wrath of Khan. Nicholas Meyer's Trek not only revitalized the Star Trek film franchise after a slight disappointmen... more.