If I had to choose a superlative to level at Disney / Pixar’s latest offering it would be… Elegant.
Of course, it’s a term that could be applied uniformly to Pixar’s output since the original Toy Story over 20 years ago, but it seems particularly applicable to Inside Out… Continue Reading
When Disney and Marvel announced that they would not have a presence at San Diego Comicon this summer, some were left scratching their heads. Many argued that the entertainment titan simply hadn’t enough content to present to justify a presence, while some brash DC fans ventured that the studio were … Continue Reading
It seems insomnia has its advantages.
The first images of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Unleashed have just leaked and are setting Twittersphere ablaze with alarming speed… Like someone dropped a lit cigarette on Endor.
As you can see the image of veteran actor Mark Hamill … Continue Reading
Despite being far better than anyone expected (far better than the depressingly mediocre cinematic outing which starred a woefully miscast Keanu Reeves) the nascent Constantine TV series was cancelled by NBC after just thirteen episodes.
Comic book properties and network television, eh?
But, as Lucifer himself will tell you, John … Continue Reading
Ever since the first teaser trailer was launched last winter fans were left speculating at the identity of the cowled figure seen igniting a curiously different kind of lightsaber.
Then a little while ago we were told that the presumed antagonist, played by Adam Driver, would be names Kylo Ren.… Continue Reading
Internet fandom is a morbidly obese child sprawled across a mountain of cushions, draped in French silk.
The walls echo with its screams for more cupcakes even as its mother and father frantically bake themselves into an early grave.
Its appetite for content is as rapacious as it is disdainful. … Continue Reading
Allow me to open with an admission…
I’m not a Fantastic Four fan. I mean, I like the Fantastic Four and I most certainly respect their importance within the context of the Marvel Universe. In terms of knowledge of the characters as written, however, I’m by no means an … Continue Reading
When Fox released the above image of its titular antagonist in X-Men: Age of Apocalypse, the voice of fandom did what the voice of fandom does. Fans took to social media, hastily assembling memes comparing the design of the character to Power Rangers villain Ivan Ooze and drawing unfavourable … Continue Reading
We might as well admit it, between the recent Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer and the recent Empire article that gave us some brand new images and some insight into the ethos of the production, our salivary glands are beginning to get stimulated.
Rumour has it that execs … Continue Reading
Like many PC gamers I’m currently lamenting the fact that I’m unable to play the (purportedly spectacular) Arkham Knight, the third and final chapter in the Arkham trilogy by plucky UK developers Rocksteady and Warner Brothers games.
It turns out that third party developer Iron Galaxy, best known for their … Continue Reading