As culture becomes more fixated on nostalgia, we’re going to have to spend a lot of time reassessing what happened two or three decades ago.  At the moment that means the Eighties, with everything from Stranger Things to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles drawing from The Me Decade.  Comparing


The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

At the beginning and the end of 1977’s The Hills Have Eyes – now reissued on Blu-Ray by Arrow home video – clouds of dust blow through the desert like an all-American version of Hammer’s oppressive fog. It’s an early sign that writer-director Wes Craven

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On The Box 58 – Hog Ponce and Scuppernongs

While Netflix are firmly on the superhero train with a new trailer for Luke Cage, Kryten from Red Dwarf seems to be having face problems … This week we’ve been watching things you aren’t supposed to put into your mouth in Bizarre Foods America, The


2 Sweet Wrestling 54 – Spelunking for Caveman

This week crosses all emotional levels as we get angry, upset and jubilant. Bet you can’t guess which is which. Join Jay and Rob as they look over the past week in wrestling including TNA’s potential swansong “Bound for Glory”, the ever inconsistent NXT and

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#7 – Press X for EGX 2016 Special Part 2

Here we are again with the second and concluding part of our recent excursion to Birmingham and EGX (we really do spoil you). Aside from brimming with that special post-con glow, we bring you games. After all, that’s what you’re here for! This time we’ve


Hollywood’s Greatest Underdog

The French film Elle, recently selected for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar nomination, is soon to be released next month in America, bringing the name Verhoeven back into the limelight — although, perhaps not in the way that we might expect. Paul Verhoeven elicits controversy. His


The Clan

Following his stint in the Spanish-language anthology film, 7 Days in Havana which was undertaken by several filmmakers and actors from golden boy, Benicio del Toro to Emir Kusturica. Pablo Trapero returns to the director’s chair with a kaboom in The Clan, Argentina’s entry for


Shu (PC Review)

We recently visited EGX, back in late September, while there we had a chat with Coatsink games. You can listen to the interview as well as a whole load more in part 1 of our EGX 2016 special. Here. That day they had two games


Refresh Your Trading Cards

Trading cards, from YuGiOh to Magic the Gathering and even Weiβ Schwarz and Pokemon. If you are a hardcore geek chances are you will of came into contact with them at some point. Chances are high that you will of started to collect them at