No Gods, No Kings, Only the Mouse

2017 came to a close with one of the most notable acquisitions in entertainment history, with Disney seeking to acquire 21st Century Fox. In an industry that Disney have stomped through for the last decade and transformed through buying big franchises, the question has to be asked: will we have Marvel and Star Wars films…

Marvel Should Be Making Better Games

Everyone remembers the days, not too long ago, when every action- or animated-movie had a licensed game to go along with it. Most of them were pretty terrible, but a fair number of them were actually good. Games like Shrek 2, Ratatouille, and countless James Bond games were all brilliant. The idea of making these…

Review: Jessica Jones Season 1

Jessica Jones is the second Netflix Original Series being made using Marvel properties, the first being this year’s Daredevil. In many ways this now show follows in the footsteps of Daredevil, it’s gritty tone, it’s New York setting, less fantastical protagonist and antagonists and generally it’s air of quiet detachment from the bombast and larger…