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Movies Moving Forward

Living in New Zealand we have been very lucky that we locked down early and are now able to be out and about. I know in many other parts of the world this is still not possible, this brings me to movies in theatres in 2020 and moving forward. Me and my wife went to…

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New Dune Movie

One of my favourite books has a new movie coming out next year, that would be Frank Herbert’s Dune. As per Wikipedia: Dune is a 1965 science-fiction novel by American author Frank Herbert, originally published as two separate serials in Analog magazine. It tied with Roger Zelazny‘s This Immortal for the Hugo Award in 1966,[2] and it won the inaugural Nebula Award for Best Novel.[3] It is the first…

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Star Trek: Lower Decks

Lower Decks just released last week, to be honest I didn’t have high hopes for this series.,Considering how average Discovery and Picard have been so far. But after watching the first two episodes, I have to say that it is not the train wreck I thought it would be. Created by Mike McMahan who served…

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New Star Trek Show

CBS All Access the streaming network in the states for all things Trek, announced on Friday a new Star Trek Show “Strange New Worlds”. It will be starring Anson Mount as Captain Christopher Pike, Rebecca Romijn as Number One and Ethan Peck as Science Officer Spock. These three characters were in Season 2 of Discovery….


The Perfect Act

Over the years, games have reached (and in some cases surpassed) the quality of stories and characters in modern movies, leaving some players wanting more interaction with a certain character, and for those into it, cosplaying as that character. I am NOT the latter – sorry. 🙂 Take for example the three primary characters in…

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My 5 Worst Movies

I have been inspired after XPD watched the Cats movie on the weekend (he watched a full 2 minutes of it before giving up). The best horror movie of 2019: I have decided to list the 5 worst movies I have seen and will indicate if the were “so bad they were good” or just…

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Star Trek TV Shows Ranked

My Rankings: The Original Series and The Next Generation Deep Space Nine Voyager Enterprise Picard* Discovery* As we have been in lock down in New Zealand for close to 4 weeks now, me and the wifey have started watching Star Trek: The Next Generation from Season 1 again. This has inspired me to rank each…