A tourist among tourists

Days before the New York Comic Con, my colleague and I talked about the Con’s exorbitant price of entry. The cheapest tickets sat at 50 dollars apiece. Though less than Rihanna concert tickets, 50 dollars is st...

Rainy day reads

People who claim that “print is dead” have never experienced the joy of reading a book during a rainy day. With the stormy season well underway, snuggling with a book under gloomy skies proves a more relaxing p...

Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp

When superheroes team up, there will always be a weak link. Whether in movies or in comics, there will always be a hero who won’t get as fanfare as the others. For the DC Universe, that unfortunate role falls o...

Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story

The astute sci-fi and fantasy fan will inevitably come across the expansive world of J. R. R. Tolkien. As Tolkien fans would know, the Middle Earth saga starts with the essential Lord of the Rings trilogy and T...
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Test: God of War

Eight years have passed since we last saw Kratos. In his last showing, the god of war butchered the entire Greek pantheon into submission. Now with crusted blood on his hands, Kratos finds himself older, with a...

Review: Avengers: Infinity War

In 2008, an entire generation was defined. Barack Obama started his first of two presidential terms. Beijing hosted the 2008 Olympic Games. Steve Jobs was still alive. And in the world of movies, Iron Man kicks...

Review: Lost in Space

As they say, space is the final frontier. Filled with unknown perils and terrors, space can offer up the most harrowing narratives in survivalist sci-fi. Lost in Space embraces danger to create a thrill-a-minut...

Review: A Quiet Place

What’s worse than living in a world with a monster that kills whenever you make a sound? Being the only American family with both a pregnant wife and a deaf child in a world with such a monster. A Quiet Plac...