The second instalment of the Fantasy Basel takes place from May 5th to 7th in the Messe of Switzerland’s third largest city. And it has grown considerably compared to the last year’s inaugural fair. The growth does not only mean more visitor and booths, but also the attention of mainstream…
After the events in Sokovia, The Avengers suddenly find themselves in the spotlight not as heroes but as vigilantes with no regard for life or property. Out of this, viewers get Captain America: Civil War. Which side are you on?
The Jungle Book is one of my favourite Disney movies. So of course I was among the first in line to buy a ticket when the Jon Favreau directed live action adaptation was slated at Kitag’s site. Going in, I was excited. Coming out, I am very confused.
Horror is a difficult genre, especially in this day and age. Speculations as to why they don’t make them like they used to are a constant topic of debate. Now there’s 10 Cloverfield Lane, fuelling the discussion once more.
Today, I’m proud to be a Superman fan. Today, I’m proud to be a Batman fan. Today, I’m a fan of Wonder Woman for the first time. Today is the day I saw Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
I love Arrow. For the first time in maybe forever, Green Arrow aka Oliver Queen is relevant to a larger audience. But the CW’s hit show has its downsides. Not just in the context of the show, but in the context of the comic books that Ollie’s adventures are loosely…
The military is currently an unpopular topic in fiction. Usually, members of armed forces are the bad guys whenever they pop up. Not in Linda Nagata’s The Red trilogy. But does it make for good and engaging books? Find out!
Batman has been around since 1939, Superman has been around since 1938 and yet both of them haven’t aged, despite the world around them changing. The reason for this is called Floating Timeline.
Deadpool is here! This time, our favourite Merc with a Mouth does actually have a mouth and he uses it to great comedic effect. Is it a good movie? You bet your R-rated body parts it is!
Switzerland finally has its own epic fantasy novel. It’s called Die Stadt am Abgrund, is part of Die Chronik von Stahl und Feder. It is written not by one, but by two Swiss authors, Tädeus M. Fivaz and Peter Segmüller.
An old saying goes «If at first you don’t succeed, try again». So here we are, with two episodes of Shadowhunters available. Let’s have a look at the aborted movie series that has now become a TV show.
Seabiscuit has one of the worst trailers I have seen in my life. And because I’ve watched quite some movies that should never have been made, I watched this too, not expecting much. I was wrong.
Take out your notebooks and sharpen your pencils, boys and girls and variations thereupon, because I am about to teach you a thing about representation — what it means, and why it matters.
Ghost in the Shell is one of the groundbreaking works in Japanese Animation. Now, the movie titled Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie has aired in cinemas. Does it hold up?
Jem and the Holograms is a movie based on a cartoon. It was supposed to open in cinemas two days ago. It didn’t. The reason: Abysmal reviews. But there’s one redeeming thing about it – The movie’s director
Finally! Today, Star Wars – The Force Awakens opens in cinemas! We’ve already seen it and here’s our spoiler-free review!
Uwe Boll. To movie fans, this name sounds like fingernails on a chalkboard. His movies are so reviled that it carried over to his person. So would you believe me if I told you that he really isn’t all that bad a director? No? Well, find out why I think…
Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger revealed new facts about the closing of the Orell Füssli English Bookshop at Bahnhofstrasse in Zürich. They have essentially announced Hunger Games for employees.
Ava Orlova, I am not done with you. As it turns out, the star of the abysmal fanfiction made into a novel, Forever Red has had a comic book appearance. Read on to find out if Ava’s second stint can make a better impression.