I felt palpable fear, I was swallowed by a demonic looking door, it’s large painted clownface like something from my deepest nightmares. The rollercoaster cart was swallowed whole as I descended at a ferocious speed into the darkness, all the while cackling laughter filled my ears. Rush of Blood is a powerful VR experience which […]Read more "Until Dawn : Rush of Blood VR Review"
I was sceptical and absolutely dreading this latest season of Doctor Who. I can freely admit that I didn’t think the gender change was going to work. I was worried about the writing and I was worried about the loss of self identity. Growing up, for me, there was no greater hero than the Doctor. […]Read more "Doctor Who : The Girl Who Fell to Earth"
This is an incredibly powerful narrative, possibly one of the most brutal and sickening stories ever written in the Marvel universe. That’s certainly not to say that it’s not well told and gripping, the writer has won the Bram Stoker writing award multiple times and really does the main character justice. Jonathan Maberry began his […]Read more "Punisher : Naked Kill"
In memory of a Batman fan called Darran. Years ago I had played bits of Batman Arkham Asylum, I had been very busy when the game was first released and it gathered dust over the years and I never got around to finishing it. I picked it up again yesterday and after 10 hours have […]Read more "Batman Arkham Asylum GOTY Edition"
Without a doubt this is one of the greatest Doctor Who story ever made in the classic series era. It’s a rare piece of science fiction which doesn’t actually feature aliens and at the end, the viewer is left wondering if the humans weren’t the monsters in the story all along. An important research station is […]Read more "Doctor Who : The Silurians"
Coming up to the spooky spectacular that is Halloween, I love to read some great horror comics. Fiends of the Eastern Front is a classic 2000AD classic. It was written by the mighty team of writer Gerry Finley-Day and illustrated by the mighty Carlos Ezquerra, whom we unfortunately lost recently. It’s a World War II […]Read more "Halloween 2018: Fiends of the Eastern Front"
Those eagle eyed readers of Talking Comics will have realised that this is my second feature on the In Print series. This is a web comic featuring various incarnations of Doctor Who with a delightfully humorous edge. This time we are focusing on the narrative of the series and the writer himself – Alasdair Shaw. […]Read more "Doctor Who – In Print by Alasdair Shaw"