Editorials

What the First Teaser Trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi Tells Us

After well over a year of waiting (and one expanded universe holdover movie), we finally have our first look at Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi! As a fan, I couldn’t help but be overwhelmed by the all the feels that were felt upon first viewing. The nostalgia of seeing Mark Hamill reprise his roll of Luke Skywalker, this time with actual dialogue, tears that welling up as the camera zoomed in on Leia (Carrie Fisher), and excitement at seeing the new characters that I grew to love in... Read More

Comic Books

It’s The Final Countdown!

We’re down to the wire with X-Men: Apocalypse, with only a handful of weeks before it hits the big screen in the US.  As promised at CinemaCon, new footage was released to the public featuring the high profile cameo of Wolverine (Hugh Jackman).  Now that we have access to a bit of new content, let’s get down to what exactly we saw.  Will the Mutant-U keep its Deadpool momentum at the box office? Starting out, we can see from the previous trailer that Xavier’s (James McEvoy) mansion... Read More

Comic Books

X-Bowl 50: Apocalypse

Whether or not you’re a big sports fan, it’s hard to deny the nerd service that the Super Bowl’s begun to give us in recent years.  In terms of trailers, movie-goers are regularly treated to new and exciting films that the studios try to build a buzz for at the big game.  This year we honestly almost reached critical mass, between Captain America: Civil War, TMNT 2, a spattering of Dawn of Justice teasers and a Coke commercial featuring Ant-Man (Paul Rudd) and The Hulk (Mark... Read More