S08E06 – The Culture Crash

Entertainment is big business, but in an age where games, cartoons, anime and movies are costing more and more money to produce, is popular media reaching critical mass? Join us as we find out if a global entertainment crisis is on the horizon – or

John Dies at the End

Originally starting life as a web serial by the appropriately monikered David Wong, John Dies at the End has grown into a published novel (and a sequel This Book Is Full of Spiders), before being developed into a film by Bubba Ho-Tep and Phantasm director

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Arcade (Retro Review)

Its “Streets of Rage” meets Animal Planet in this side scrolling arcade beat ‘em up classic based on the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” animated series. Originally released in the arcades ( Developed by Konami) in 1989 in two forms, a two player version and a deluxe

S08E05 – Anger Management

On this week’s episode we don our purple pants, so join us as we investigate gamer rage, characters that get stronger when they’re angry, and more. Reviews – Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3: Full Burst and Hannah Arendt This week’s news needs more cowbell. The Geek

Competition – Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc

This week we’re giving you the opportunity to win a digital copy of the wonderful Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc for the PS Vita. The game is a first-person point-and-click adventure with a healthy dose of visual novel and several “courtroom” minigames. Set in Hope’s Peak

The Patrol

Historically, War in cinema has come in a number of guises and styles – heroism, propaganda, the horror, anti-war and now the post-millennium pragmatism that has followed in the footsteps popularized by Katherine Bigelow’s Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty. In that flood of realistic

S08E04 – Bendystentialism

On this week’s episode we try to get our heads around world and mind-bending entertainment. Join us as we get slightly dazed and confused by the random physics flying about. Reviews – Kiss of the Damned, Hakuoki Shinsegumi Kitan Series 1 and Dragon Ball: Battle of Z Interview

Review – Tomb Raider: The Definitive Edition

Ever since her first appearance in 1996, Lara Croft’s relationship with videogames and the wider entertainment industry has been one of highs and lows. The original Tomb Raider was a breath of fresh air for action adventure games, and although the first two sequels were

“The Walking Dead” Video Game Season 2: Ep 1 (Review)

After an excruciating wait, Season 2 of Telltale’s “The Walking Dead” Video Game – based on Robert Kirkman’s Comics and the sequel to 2012’s game of the year – has arrived…in December. Nevertheless here is the review of the first episode (of five).  It is