Film

‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’: Film Review

After falling unexpectedly in love with the first film, here's what I thought of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'.

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5 Films I’m Looking Forward to Seeing in 2017

Here are the five films I can't wait to see this year.

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‘Doctor Strange’ Spoiler-Free Review

As soon as they cast Benedict Cumberbatch in the role of Stephen Strange, we all knew Marvel couldn't go far wrong with this one. Put one of the world's most beloved actors in a comic book adaptation from one of the world's most beloved comic book publishers, and you've already built a strong foundation for… Continue reading ‘Doctor Strange’ Spoiler-Free Review

Geek Culture

Day 1 at MCM London Comic Con – Cosplay Cosplay Cosplay

The first day at an MCM Comic Con tends to be the quietest. I say this as though I’m an expert – I’ve been to three conventions in my entire life, which is less than most cosplayers attend in a year. But even on the quietest day of a convention, there's plenty to see. The VidFest,… Continue reading Day 1 at MCM London Comic Con – Cosplay Cosplay Cosplay

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Is X-Men: Apocalypse Really as Bad as the Critics Say?! Spoiler-Free Review

Was it really that bad? Or are we just spoilt for choice with all the superhero movies we've seen this year?

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Captain America: Civil War Review

With gripping dialogue, intense action, and subtle nods to the comic books, Captain America: Civil War may well be my favourite Marvel film yet.

Geek Culture, Podcasts & Videos

The Geek Show: Superheroes Special

I thought I would share with you my latest project. The Geek Show was born from a shared love of all things considered "geeky" or "nerdy". I wanted to showcase geek culture, and represent what is a very large, yet under-represented community at our university, and decided that making a radio show to celebrate the best… Continue reading The Geek Show: Superheroes Special

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2015: My Geek Culture Highlights

“Nerd life is so much better than regular life.” -John Green Between grown men crying at the opening credits of the new Star Wars movie and Marvel stepping up their plans for wold domination, 2015 has to be one of the geekiest years yet. In this blog post, I’m going to tell you about some… Continue reading 2015: My Geek Culture Highlights

Television

Jessica Jones: The Anti-Hero We Needed

"Maybe it's enough that the world thinks I'm a hero. Maybe if I work long, and hard, maybe I could fool myself." This review of Jessica Jones contains no plot spoilers, but does contain very minimal spoilers on character development.

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The Science of Ant-Man

In this spoiler-free article, I look into the science behind Marvel's Ant Man and whether he (or she!) could ever really exist.