Horror Films Are Taking Over!

It’s been a while since a horror film ruled the box office. For the past few years, horror films like The Conjuring, Insidious, and Don’t Breath were all critically acclaimed movies that ended up delivering huge profits to movie studios. However, this was mainly due to the fact that these movies had teeny tiny budgets. Well things have certainly changed as Andrés Muschietti’s 2017 adaptation of Stephen King’s novel, It, pulled in $123 million on it’s opening weekend. To put things into perspective, Deadpool made $132 million opening weekend….I think it’s safe to say that the horror genre has just made a huge comeback.

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A Guide to Fan Expo

Fan Expo is a great event that happens in Toronto every year on Labour Day weekend. You can dress up like it’s Halloween and meet your favourite TV actors, movie stars, comic book artists, and voice actors. Every year, there are different exhibitions for everyone to enjoy: Thor Ragnarak costume display, Stephen King’s It – Virtual Reality Experience, Super Mario Odyssey demo, Jim Lee Q&A panel, and Nintendo Switch’s Arm tournament just to name a few. Despite all these cool things, it is actually still possible to have a terrible time at Fan Expo but hopefully the following tips and suggestions will prevent that from ever happening to you.

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This is why I love the MCU!!

Just too damn cool to not share! Would love to see a solid DC version of something like this. Would love to see some solid DC in general :p If you have seen a sweet DC compilation similar to this please let me know! -N1

SH Figuarts Spider-Man : The definitive Spidey?

Spider-Man is arguably Marvel’s most popular character, and with great popularity comes great… merchandising? Over the years we have seen ridiculous amounts of Spidey-Merch hit shelves around the world, everything from bicycles to shampoo to breakfast cereal, and of course untold numbers of action figures! But which is the definitive Spider-Man figure currently to display as THE Spider-Man? Well if we are talking about Spidey in the MCU, the new SH Figuarts figure might be the one to beat! Read the rest »

Netflix’ Defenders : A Work in Progress

Finally the moment so many of us have been waiting for since it was first announced back in November of 2013, the Defenders are coming together! Getting to this point was one hell of a ride! A rollercoaster of feelings! Its taken us 5 Seasons of hallway brawls and slick soundtracks to get to this moment… heres hoping it does not disappoint!
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Welcome back Spidey!

Not since 2002 have I been so pumped to see Spider-Man on the big screen! To have our beloved Peter Parker back home “in’ the MCU is  a dream come true and boy does this first film deliver!! Have you seen it yet? You definitely should!!

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E3 2017: Who Won?

Isn’t the summer just great? Patio weather, new seasons of Orange is the New Black, blockbuster franchises at the movie theatres, Comic Con, and of course there’s E3: The Electronic Entertainment Expo. E3 is an annual event where all the big video game companies come out to show the world why we should buy their products. While there was nothing earth-shattering this year, there were still a few great surprises and unfortunately, some disappointments. So who won E3 2017? Sony, Microsoft, or Nintendo?

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Wonder Woman: Back to Basics

The last three DC movies were financially successful but at best, these movies received mixed responses from critics and fans. So there was A LOT of pressure on this film as not only was it Wonder Woman’s first big solo debut, this was also the first female superhero movie in a long time, and finally, it was DC’s last chance to make a film that everyone enjoys before people gave up on this superhero universe. So how was it? Wonder Woman wasn’t groundbreaking, but it was a great action-packed film with heart, optimism, and inspiration.

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Logan – The Best Superhero Movie of All Time

After 17 years and 8 movies, we finally got the Wolverine movie we’ve always wanted. It really shouldn’t have taken this long, but at least Hugh Jackman’s swan song with Logan is absolute perfection. How good was it? Well, it just might be the best superhero movie…ever.

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Resident Evil 7: Survival Horror’s Triumphant Return

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is the latest installment from one of the successful video game franchises of all time. There was a lot riding on this game as it not only had to live up to the high commercial expectations set by its predecessors Resident Evil 5 & 6 which sold 13 million copies combined; it also had to please fans and critics after years of complaints about the lack of horror from previous installments. Can Resident Evil 7 please fans, critics, AND shareholders? Let’s find out.

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