J’Accuse!

In literature, the phrase J’accuse is most associated with Émile Zola, who used it for the title of an essay accusing the French government of corruption and anti-Semitism in the case of Alfred Dreyfus. (Dreyfus, a Jewish artillery officer, was charged with treason in a

The Geek Show - PX21 - This is Micro!

PX21 – This is Micro!

We return to the expansive wilds of the video game world for that part of the annual release schedule that is often referred to as a barren wasteland. A quick rummage around the box of games leads to a very mixed bag of things to

4-Panel 97 – This Statue Has Tassels

While the possibility of a Watchmen TV series is being thrown around, Sony want to make more random Spider-man related movies and a grade school in Japan is being turned into the world’s largest manga library. Our featured comics are Star Trek: The Next Generation

Genocidal Organ

Genocidal Organ is one of those films that from the poster art looks to impress, we have badass army dudes looking badass in a war coloured poster, promising the viewer an amazing time with twists and turns and explosions and shooting and other action related

The Geek Show - On The Box

On The Box 78 – The Netflix Swingers Party

Apparently changing the name from The Million Pound Drop to The 100K Drop has nothing to do with Brexit the devaluation of the pound. In other news, the feud between AMC and Frank Darabont gets a little worse and it’s now a federal crime in

Android Netrunner

One of the common complaints about table-top games which fall outside of the traditional mould is that they are overcomplicated and inaccessible. While this is often unfair and causes people to miss out on some great games, there are some that, unfortunately, live up to

4-Panel 96 – The Simple Times of Billy Zane

With Jessica Chastain playing the Shi’Ar empress Lilandra in X-Men: Dark Phoenix we know that space-based mutant shenanigans are on the horizon. Meanwhile, James Gunn wants to change a little bit of canon in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe and Naoki Uresawa’s manga series Pluto gets an

The Geek Show - S14E20 - I'm Forever Milking Kaiju

S14E20 – I’m Forever Milking Kaiju

After returning from our travels we found a heap of weird technology and science news waiting for us. Kicking things off this week is NATO, who have called a particular global malware attack a declarations of war. After that we allow the strangeness to wash

The Sorrow and the Pity

We British have a very simple way of boiling down WWII in our school history lessons. We were the good-hearted nation prone to stop any violent conflict. The Nazis showed up and did evil things, we went to war with them and we won. But