This past weekend I had the chance to play the open beta for the latest Ghost Recon game, Wildlands. Now that I’ve got a few hours under my belt, here’s my take on it.
Mickey Rourke gives the performance of his career in this surprisingly heart-wrenching tale of an aging professional wrestler.
Fascinating characters abound in this stark, atmospheric interpretation of Thomas Harris’s Red Dragon.
When it comes to video games I can’t resist a bargain. I’ll spend months scraping together some coin because I know that if a good deal is put in front of me, I have to have it. The Steam sales are the bane of my life – and don’t even get me started on Microsoft’s Games With Gold promotion.
“Even if you hate ball sports and racing, you should definitely check this out. Simply brilliant.”
Pre-orders are bad.
Oh, you wanted more? Okay, here goes…
The PC versus Console debate is a constant in the world of video games. Regardless of your personal stance on the topic, there are a couple of points that nobody can really argue with; PCs will always have the edge in terms of power and graphical prowess, whereas consoles have always been much more convenient.
Despite being unsure of its own intentions, The Family is a consistently entertaining action-comedy thanks to an exceptional cast and Luc Besson’s confident direction.
Thanks very much to Michel over at Raistlin0903 for including me in this challenge! If you haven’t yet checked out his blog then please do so, it’s full of interesting content and is a real joy to read.
The challenge here is to describe five movies in exactly six words each. No more, no less.
- Choose five movies that you like.
- Create a six word synopsis for each movie.
- Include the above image.
- Tag five other bloggers and inform them.
- Have fun!
Nothing is safe in this effective but opinion-polarising parody. Team America pokes fun at everything from global stereotypes, to USA’s foreign policy, to anything even slightly left of right-wing politics. It’s an all-out war on political correctness, and its weapon of choice is bad taste. You’ll either be offended or you’ll laugh your arse off.