Category Archives: Tuesday Review

“You really see all that?”
“Yeah, Man. But it is not about what I see. It’s about what YOU see.”
-Junior Beville & Yul Brenner
Cool Runnings

Anime Review: My Hero Academia

What is a hero? What makes a hero a hero? What does a hero do that makes them a hero? That is the subject of this anime, My Hero Academia. Set in a world where superpowers, or “quirks,” are abundant, … Continue reading

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Defenders Assemble!

It has happened. The first arc of Marvel’s Neflix saga has come to a conclusion. Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Danny Rand the Iron Fist, and Matthew Murdock, aka Daredevil, have come together for their first joint adventure, and it is … Continue reading

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TV Review: Heroes Reborn

I reviewed Heroes, and I followed Heroes Reborn on my weekly lineup during its brief run, but I never really reviewed the latter show as a whole. I think it’s time I fixed that! Heroes Reborn is the continuation, and … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Overlord

Overlord is mostly a fantasy action/adventure anime, but tilted on its head to tell the story from the villains’ perspective. It borrows just a little from the trope of a gamer getting stuck in a game that becomes real, but … Continue reading

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TV Review: Legends of Tomorrow

If you begin watching Legends of Tomorrow without first watching Arrow and The Flash, it will make no sense whatsoever. The first two shows do a great deal to set up the third, including introduce and develop most of the … Continue reading

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TV Review: Gotham

You never forget your first. I don’t know how many shows there are that deal with the early years of superheroes, but I am never going to escape thinking of them as another Smallville. Fortunately, the comparison is not always … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet

Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet is a science fiction anime that aired a few years ago, in 2013. The story is set in the far future and follows Ensign Ledo of the Galactic Alliance as fate plucks him from the … Continue reading

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TV Review: The Flash

So there I was, reviewing Arrow, when I thought, “Eh, I might as well cover the rest of the Arrowverse at some point, too.” In which case, I might as well do them in order. The Flash follows its titular … Continue reading

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TV Review: Doctor Who (Why We Love It)

So… Doctor Who. First airing back in 1963, the franchise slightly predates Star Trek, and ran practically without interruption until 1989. Then there was a TV movie in 1996. Finally, the series was resurrected and revamped for a modern audience … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Wolf of the North

If you’ve seen The Princess Bride – and if you have not, then I suggest you go and do so without delay – you will remember the scene at the beginning, when the grandfather, who proves to be the narrator … Continue reading

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