If you are like me, your first experience of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was the 1987 cartoon series which was produced by Fred Wolf. I was about 5 years old when this series premiered and was the second cartoon franchise I religiously watched. I had a few of the toys – a Raphael complete […]Read more "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season #1"
As I was interviewing Pat Mills about his Charley’s war series – a series which depicts with great acclaimed accuracy events and the environmental conditions of the First World War. He mentioned to me that Marvel had produced a similar series regarding the Vietnam War – called The ‘Nam. I later found and purchased the […]Read more "Marvel’s Finest – The ‘Nam"
The webcomic is a genre which has become increasingly prevalent in the last decade, it’s a natural progression from the famous newspaper funnies which produce pithy, satirical and occasionally wiry page fillers for popular printed newspaper and magazines. But it’s an incredibly skillful ability to be able to tell a story in as little as […]Read more
Wolfenstein is one of the most venerable names in the computer (video) game industry, it’s sometimes labelled as the grandfather of all first person shooter game genres, and alongside the Doom label, has perhaps seen more attempts at reboots than others. Despite a few lackluster attempts, ID software brought the franchise back in 2014’s memorable […]Read more "Wolfenstein Vol 1: Descent into Madness"
It’s very difficult to be unique in an industry which is obsessed with churning out mono-genre games by the truck load each year, big name franchises with hype and consumer expectation abound during the winter months for the next squad shooter or the next instalment of a football franchise. Overlord was a game I had […]Read more "Overlord: Proving it’s Good to be Bad!"
Sex, revenge, murder and political coverups – I loved this collection of four narratives revolving around genius hitman Mike Fallon. In The Complete Accident Man there’s page turning glee at how the hits are carried out, it’s one thing to kill hundreds if not thousands during a comic book run – it’s quite another to have […]Read more "It’s an Accident …Honest: Accident Man"
Alien Hominid has it’s origins as a flash game, a humble online game with a serious level of addictive gameplay in it’s back pocket. This is a game about a tiny, but lethal alien, who has to dodge on-coming attacks by FBI Agents and frantically gun them down as you try to find your crashed […]Read more "Alien Hominid: Frantic and Fun!"