Monthly Archives: June 2014

Terrorist plans turn to shattered glass-24:Live Another Day Episode 9 recap

This episode was good. I mean really good. Back to the best of 24. But it completely and utterly made the previous episode redundant, as well as leaving us to fill in the blanks. The previous episode dedicated essentially all … Continue reading

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 review

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2. I had fun with this. Rather stupidly, I picked it up having always meant to play the others but never quite getting around to it. The plot is notoriously complex yet brilliant story(Hideo Kojima, the … Continue reading

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“Too tough to fall” – Bastion: The Workmen Ward

This is the second in our series of level-by-level analyses of Supergiant Games’ Bastion. To find the earlier entries in the series, you can click the “Bastion” tag at the bottom of this post. Previously on these articles: After getting … Continue reading

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Sacrifice-24: Live Another Day Episode 8 recap

With an episode that revolved mostly around the sacrifice of a regular character, this episode really didn’t provided much in the way of action or tension, with most of the episode acting as a set up for the final five … Continue reading

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Summer Rewatch: LA X Part 2 (Lost)

  Cian: Goddammit Lost! Last week you were at your wacky, thrilling, intriguing best and I almost had Noel won around. And then you follow up with this? Noel, buddy, welcome to the First Truth of watching Lost: if you … Continue reading

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“The young prey on the old” – The Children (Game of Thrones)

It’s rare for an episode of television to declare its theme as clearly as this week’s Game of Thrones. This is an hour all about the clash between generations, the young’s desire to supplant the old, and the damage that … Continue reading

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Summer Rewatch: LA X Part 1 (Lost)

  Our motto here is “The unexamined hobby is not worth having”, but we find sometimes that a 1000 word article just isn’t enough space to dig as deep into a piece of pop culture as we’d like. With that … Continue reading

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