Tag Archives: 1Q2014

Property review: Spider-Man 3

Spider-Man 3 Colum­bia Pic­tures, 2007 Webcrawler stum­bles a third time Let’s get some­thing straight from the begin­ning: Tobey Maguire, in no way, failed the Spider-Man fran­chise. There’s plenty of blame to go around out­side of the cast of the once-juggernaut film … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Property review | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Marvel character highlight #16: War Machine

Name: James Rupert “Rhodey” Rhodes Affil­i­a­tion: United States Marine Corps, Stark Enter­prises, Avengers, West Coast Avengers, Iron Legion, Secret Defend­ers, Sen­tinel Squad O*N*E, The Ini­tia­tive, Team War Machine, Secret Avengers, United States Depart­ment of Defense Spe­cial abil­i­ties: Rhodes wears an … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Marvel character highlight | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anime Lounge #07: Myself; Yourself

Series: Myself; Your­self Episodes: 1 to 13 Premise: Hold on to your hat, folks, this one gets really dark, really fast. A young boy, Hidaka Sana, is sur­rounded by four child­hood friends — Yat­sushiro Nanaka, Oribe Aoi and brother/sister pair Wakat­suki … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in anime lounge | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Top 5 on The Strip: Marvel supers edition

Cable, “Time Flip” Cable is game-breaking. Cable is top tier. Cable is one of the few char­ac­ters that can coun­ter­act him­self in the game’s tier rank­ings. So, when his least usable super is shouted, you’re prob­a­bly going to be shocked enough … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Top 5 list | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Otaku Corner: Onimusha: Night of Genesis

Cap­com manga con­tin­ues Onimusha saga Wel­come back to Otaku Cor­ner, where we bring you the finest anime and manga this side of the North­ern Hemi­sphere. Pre­vi­ously, I reviewed the first install­ment of Capcom’s samu­rai adven­ture series Onimusha. It did not … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Otaku Corner | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Strip Talk #17: When the X-Men ruled the weekend

I grew up in a house­hold where Sat­ur­days were prized affairs of lazi­ness and doing absolutely as lit­tle as pos­si­ble. Mostly, we sat around read­ing romance nov­els (my mom), play­ing cards or board games or doing a lit­tle house­work well … Con­tinue read­ing

Posted in Strip Talk | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment