Tag Archives: TV

Peter Capaldi’s Doctor

Netflix has added season 8 of the revived Doctor Who, the one with Peter Capaldi has the Doctor. My wife and I had enjoyed the revived Doctor Who but lost track somewhere around Matt Smith’s second or third season. I … Continue reading

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Netflix’s Daredevil: A Review

When I first got into comics, it was just after Frank Miller’s run on Daredevil, but it was because of his work – and specifically the run collected in the Born Again graphic novel – that Daredevil was on my … Continue reading

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Star Wars: Rebels Review

When it comes to Star Wars, I’m pretty easy to please: it’s got to feel like Star Wars (AKA A New Hope), be fun, and not be horrible. That leaves out the pre-sequels. Hey-Oh! The trailers for Star Wars: Rebels … Continue reading

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Far Strike Cry Back

Last week was a bit odd. I had an intersection of TV, computer games, and Africa. I got a chance to see the first two episodes of season three of Strike Back and I picked up the game Far Cry … Continue reading

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Sunday Six for June 1, 2014 Part the Deux

Here are the final two to make up the Sunday Six. I already fired off four because Great Pharaohs of Egypt was on sale and I wanted to let everyone know. Speaking of sales . . . Darklands. Man, I … Continue reading

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Review: the Archer – Fugitive from the Empire

During my trip, I’ve had a chance to view some movies I otherwise likely wouldn’t have. One of those was an old pilot from way back called the Archer: Fugitive from the Empire. It was an attempt to do a … Continue reading

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Fallout From Video Games (see what I did there?)

Okay, cut the cricket sounds. I get it, I get it. I’ve been neglecting my blog. But see, there’s a really good reason for that. I’m addicted to a video game. Oh, and a TV series. I’ve made mention before … Continue reading

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Community: Advanced Dungeons & Dragons

I’m main-lining Community right now, and I’m up to the episode “Advanced Dungeons & Dragons.” Being a role-player – as in someone who plays role-playing games, such as Dungeons & Dragons, rather than some other possible meaning for that term … Continue reading

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Netflix Addiction

Netflix can be dangerous. We recently cancelled our cable. We had it as part of an intro package, and the special pricing recently ended. Without that deal, we weren’t willing to pay $40 for it. Cable had been useful for … Continue reading

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The Wire

I’m on the third season of the Wire, an HBO series from the early 00s. The first season really rocked my socks, from the fully realized characters, to the consistent and believable portrayals of police and criminal processes, to the … Continue reading

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