Movie Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

+ Evangeline Lily as Tauriel was not nearly as annoying in this film, compared to the last. I actually wish she did more badass stuff + Martin Freeman as Bilbo, Richard Armitage as Thorin and Lee Pace as Thranduil are standouts, making the most of a bland and uninspired script + Smaug's destruction and mannerisms, … Continue reading Movie Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

Column: My Favourite Games Part II: Dark Souls

Let me get this out-of-the-way right now: I really fucking hate Dark Souls. That said... Dark Souls is an absolutely fantastic lesson in sadism. The game is punishingly hard, has clunky controls (but perhaps 'imaginative' is the better word) and is masterful at the subtle story telling lacking in modern entertainment. Virtually nothing is outright … Continue reading Column: My Favourite Games Part II: Dark Souls