Review: Johnny English Strikes Again

Some 7 years after the second Johnny English film and 15 whole years after the first, Rowan Atkinson is back with his back with the character in Johnny English Reborn. After a handful of cyber-attacks on the United Kingdom and with all other MI7 agents outed, Prime Minister Emma Thompson is forced to bring Johnny English out of retirement to help. The main gimmick of … Continue reading Review: Johnny English Strikes Again

Review: Bad Times At The El Royale

Remember that great but Bizarre film from 2012 called Cabin In The Woods? The project between Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard that managed to turn a common horror about teenagers in some spooky woods into a thriller about an illuminati-like organisation and the apocalypse? Well while Whedon had since gone on to Avengers (2012) and oddly enough, Justice League (2017) fame, Goddard had remained largely … Continue reading Review: Bad Times At The El Royale

Tom Odell – O2 Guildhall 26.10.18

With the release of his 3rd album ‘Jubilee Road’ on the same day, Tom Odell’s gig at Southampton’s O2 Guildhall is a celebratory achievement and he provided the crowd charisma and poise. Having topped the charts with his debut album in 2013 ‘Long Way Down,’ and gained more popularity with the cover of The Beatles’ ‘Real Love’ for 2014’s John Lewis’ Christmas ad campaign, Odell … Continue reading Tom Odell – O2 Guildhall 26.10.18

Album Review: Jubilee Road – Tom Odell

In an era of mainly Trap and House bops, our Sussex lad Tom Odell is back with his third album Jubilee Road. As expected, accompanied by his keyboard through every single song, a duo that should be considered part of the national heritage. Although there is nothing more than tenderness and simplicity at first glimpse of its cover, when you dive in its tracks you … Continue reading Album Review: Jubilee Road – Tom Odell

Black Ops 4 Review: A Return to Form for a Juggernaut of the Video Game Industry

Call of Duty is one of the longest and most successful franchises in video game history. You’ll struggle to find someone who hasn’t at least tried playing a Call of Duty game before. In recent memory however, the games have continued to dip in sales year after year. As of January 2018, 2011’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is the highest selling game in franchise … Continue reading Black Ops 4 Review: A Return to Form for a Juggernaut of the Video Game Industry

Storytelling in Games

There is so much potential for games to become an engaging storytelling medium. This potential is not being fulfilled. Most games seem to fall into two categories when it comes to writing. They either do not understand storytelling techniques, and fail to tell an intriguing story, or try to imitate film, which can come across like it can not decide what it wants to be … Continue reading Storytelling in Games

Medusa, an interview with a serial killer, gone sexual badass

It’s erotic, it’s untamed and it’s outright raucous. Medusa is a ingenious take on the classic gorgon tale, emulating the troubles of a contemporary star who just happens to have a snakes for hair and a gaze that turns men into a shadow of themselves. Except their penises have just dropped off and then subsequently used for bowling pins – this show is wild. Medusa … Continue reading Medusa, an interview with a serial killer, gone sexual badass