ADVENTURE TIME – DISTANT LANDS [Obsidian Review]: Be My Monster.

Adventure Time: Distant Lands is this wonderful epilogue to what Adventure Time means to its fans after ten gloriously algebraic seasons. HBO Max revived Adventure Time for the Distant Lands miniseries that is only four episodes total with each episode running 45 minutes each. Obsidian expands on the relationship between Marceline and Princess Bubblegum. They’re …

REAVER [Comic Review]: Not Your Usual Game OF Thrones!

It’s literally Game of Thrones meets Suicide Squad! The Dirty Dozen meets D&D! It’s REAVER! A new ongoing series from Image via Skybound by Justin (Luther Strode/Spread) Jordan, and Rebekah (Buffy) Issacs! The Emperor is losing ground to the enemy in a long war campaign, so he tasks a group of cowards, liars, thieves, turncoats, …

FANTASTIC BEASTS – THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD [Review]: Monstrously Underwhelming.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them attempted to capitalize on the nostalgic gap Harry Potter fans have craved since the franchise ended five years prior, but the eccentric supporting cast, the vibrant beasts Newt kept in his briefcase, and Eddie Redmayne’s exceptionally peculiar behavior weren’t enough to support the film’s obsession with formulaic ridiculousness …

DEATH NOTE [Retrospective]: Girlish Screams and Apple Cores.

Adam Wingard’s American live-action version of Death Note based on the original manga by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata was just released to Netflix last week, but in addition to the 37 episode anime series the source material was also adapted into four live-action Japanese films (the most recent was released in 2016) and a …