I Recently Finished Reading: Golden Son

This book sucked me in so much faster than the last one I read. Golden Son is a fast paced book that does a lot more than many middle books. Often, it seems like middle books are all about positioning the characters for the finale rather than about really advancing the story. This book is … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Golden Son

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Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

I really enjoy movies based on comic books, whether they be old like Superman, or new like Wonder Woman. Every time I watch one (or re-watch one) I write up a post with my thoughts. I try to be spoiler free, but the older the movie, the less careful I am. This time it was … Continue reading Comic Book Movie Rewatch: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

I Recently Finished Reading: Lucifer’s Hammer

It took me a long time to finish this book. It fell into that difficult spot where it was interesting enough to keep me reading, but not interesting enough to really draw me in. That means that I would read it on occasion, but not every chance I got. I'm not the biggest fan of … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Lucifer’s Hammer

I Recently Finished Reading: Monster Hunter International

I was looking forward to reading this book since I enjoyed the Grimnoir Chronicles so much. What I found was a good book with some big flaws. Monster Hunter International was Correia's first novel, and was originally self-published. It wasn't hard to see that the author was inexperienced, as this book used a lot of … Continue reading I Recently Finished Reading: Monster Hunter International

Strengths and Weaknesses in the DCEU and MCU

A while ago, I wrote a post comparing the DCEU approach to the MCU. I focused a lot on suspension of disbelief, and how Marvel's light hearted tone allowed for a greater level of forgiveness than DC's darker approach. Now, after each franchise has released a few more movies, I've decided to go back and … Continue reading Strengths and Weaknesses in the DCEU and MCU