New Faces, Same Eyes

The Force Awakens

It always blows my mind at the things people get pissed about. Just the other day, a vocal few let their disdain be known that they didn’t like that The Force Awakens new droid character is female. Seriously? That’s what upsets you? ...

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“Impressive. Most Impressive.” – Rebels Season 2

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Man, I just caught the latest episode of Star Wars Rebels, and I’ve got to say, I’m quite impressed. “Always Two There Are,” introduces us to the new pair of Inquisitors and man, they are devious. It was nice to see the differences in ...

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It’s Good to be Excited Again

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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I watched the recently released trailer for Episode VII while at work. And I’m not ashamed to admit, it almost brought me to tears. As the music kicked in, and the images unfolded on-screen, I felt a small sliver of excitement  and ...

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Why The Walking Dead Sucks on TV


I missed out on the last four episodes of Fear the Walking Dead due to a recent move. Having caught up on the last two episodes, I quickly found myself disgusted as I was easily able to connect the dots and realize ...

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Impressions of Broken Angels

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So I just finished Broken Angels, the sequel to Altered Carbon. Unlike its predecessor, Broken Angels lacks the pacing and twists that made Altered Carbon such a great read. The world of Takeshi Kovachs is still gritty, visceral and fascinating. From that aspect, it was a great ...

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Impressions of Altered Carbon

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I read Altered Carbon a few years back. I recently picked it up again to see if the novel was just as good as I remembered it. Well, I wasn’t disappointed. Altered Carbon still kicks ass. The premise behind the novels is basically this – ...

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Impressions of Mass Effect 3


I finally sat down years after Mass Effect 3 came out to finish Shepherd’s tale. I originally swore off Mass Effect 3 in a fit of rage at the game’s endings. Bioware somewhat amended that in the extended cut, by providing more information on what the hell the ...

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Impressions of Rocket League

Rocket League

Rocket League is a game that’s had some good word-of-mouth, and there’s a reason for that: it’s fun. From Psyonix, the same team that brought us last year’s Nosgoth, Rocket League is an interesting blend of soccer and racing cars. ...

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Impressions of Brutal Doom (UPDATE)

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When I think of my early teenage years, two things come to mind – The Offspring’s Smash and Doom. The latter sparked my passion for first person shooters. The story, was minimal. But the gore and body count sure weren’t! ...

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XCOM: The Ballad of “Deadbolt” Moreno


Damn I love XCOM. I picked up Enemy Within this week, and like most Firaxis expansions, it adds a great level of depth and complexity to an already great game. I’m currently running Classic on Iron Man as I prepare myself for my sadistic foray into The Long ...

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