Review: ‘Transcendence’ fails to transcend into a good film

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Transcendence had all the elements to be a great movie. It had top-notch actors (Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany, Morgan Freeman, Cillian Murphy, Kate Mara), an inventive storyline, and an award-winning cinematographer debuting as a director (Wally Pfister). Even with all that, it failed to achieve greatness. The storyline is like … Continue reading

The Art of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow book review

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The Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Trilogy has come to an end, and whether you are a fan of the changes that Mercury Steam made in the reboot of the iconic Castlevania franchise or not, you have to agree that it left a pretty interesting mark on the series. Title: The … Continue reading

Ragnarok Odyssey ACE Review

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While not exactly a brand new game, Ragnarok Odyssey ACE is an updated version to 2012′s Ragnarok Odyssey, with plenty of brand new items, music, enemies, locations and features including cross saving and the ability to transfer your save file from original Ragnarok Odyssey game. Ragnarok Odyssey ACE also appears for the first time ever … Continue reading

Review: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

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At the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con, Kevin Feige introduced to the world that the sequel to Captain America would be inspired by Ed Brubaker’s incredible Winter Soldier story arc. However, when it was announced that director Joe Johnston would not return to helm the sequel, people wondered who would continue the adventures of … Continue reading

Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends Complete (PS4 review)

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The Dynasty Warriors franchise is based off the Three Kingdoms era of China, in which three states (Wei, Shu, and Wu) fought for power over China after the Han Dynasty fell. Of course like many games like this, it will never stay true to its origin. There will be embellishments … Continue reading

NR Podcast: The Walking Dead Ep 416 ‘A’ Recap and Review

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Download | Itunes | Subscribe to RSS | Previous Episodes l Twitter We haven’t done a Walking Dead podcast in a while, but since it’s the season finale, we just couldn’t resist. Join Mike Villarreal and me as we recap and review episode 416, “A”. In the finale, we follow Rick, Carl and Michonne as they encounter the … Continue reading

Review – Infamous: Second Son

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For the unaware, Infamous: Second Son was one of the earliest announced exclusives for the PS4 when the console was first announced. Infamous has been a strong franchise for Sony, and with Second Son, it has secured its place among the “It’s pretty good for a launch title” roster. Sucker … Continue reading

The Witch and the Hundred Knight – A little bit of evil doesn’t go a long way

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Meet Metallia (Metallica in Japan); She’s an evil swamp witch who has been in a battle with another rival witch. She finally comes up with a plan to finish it once and for all by summoning a creature and training it. That creature is the Hundred Knight, but the problem … Continue reading