13th Doctor: Why the Controversy?

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This weekend the BBC gave us the name and look of the 13th Doctor- and for some reason this seems to have caused a stir all over the internet, and not simply the positive one I was expecting. So with that being said lets look at what all this controversy is about and whether its really needed. Continue reading

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American Gods Character Posters

The American Gods premiere date is inching ever closer, with a mere month to go until we get to see Bryan Fullers adaption of Neil Gaiman’s bestselling novel – WAH.. so much excitement! To tide us over, the kind people of Starz have released a series of character posters – and they are stunning. Seriously. The colourful posters depict 10 of the main […]

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Who Trained Luke Skywalker?

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We all know Luke Skywalker was trained by Ben Kenobi and Yoda (that’s one hell of a pairing) but at the end of ‘Empire Strikes Back’ Luke was a very struggling Jedi still in training despite training under Yoda- yet at the start of ‘Return of the Jedi’ we see a full Jedi trained Luke. So what happened? Well here are some thoughts based on the ever growing current continuity. Continue reading

Rogue One has a link to Rebels in new trailer

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At this point in time were not sure how closely the time frames are linked between ‘Star Wars: Rebels’ and ‘Rogue One’ but it appears they may be close together if the new TV spot is anything to go by- as there is a great Easter egg. Continue reading

Comic Books: Is Over Sexualisation Ruining the Medium

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This is an article I never felt I was going to write, but with more and more scrutiny coming on the comic book medium recently with its portrayal of women- now feels like the time to address this as a long time comic book fan- or at least to share my thoughts on this. Continue reading