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The SNES Omninbus: The Super Nintendo and Its Games, Vol 1 (A-M) Review

The SNES Omninbus: The Super Nintendo and Its Games, Vol 1 (A-M) Review

By Joel Couture - Sep 14, 2018

The SNES has a huge catalogue of titles that run through a gamut of genres and play styles.

Diablo Book of Tyrael (Book) Review

Diablo III: Book of Tyrael (Book) Review

By Helena Shlapak - Jan 9, 2017

Anyone who has ever played Blizzard Entertainment’s Diablo franchise knows that the world of Sanctuary is detailed, creative and unique.

World of Warcraft Official Cookbook (Book) Review

World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook (Book) Review

By Helena Shlapak - Jan 4, 2017

Have you ever read a fantasy novel and drooled over the descriptions of food?

Doctor Strange: The Fate of Devin Grayson 1

Doctor Strange: The Fate of Dreams (Book) Review

By Adam Chapman - Dec 6, 2016

With the recent release of Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange, it made sense that Marvel would want to release various Doctor Strange-branded products to capitalize on increased awareness of the character. …

The X-Files: The Agents, the Bureau, and the Syndicate Vol. 1 (Book) Review

The X-Files: The Agents, the Bureau, and the Syndicate Vol. 1 (Book) Review

By Cody Orme - Feb 12, 2016

There’s no doubt that in the 1990s The X-Files was at the forefront of popular culture. While it died a slow death, with its last episode airing in 2002, nine…

Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir (Book) Review 5

Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir (Book) Review

By Adam Chapman - Jan 5, 2016

Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir is quite the mouthful, and it’s a fitting title for a biography of comic book legend Stan Lee. Lee will forever be intrinsically linked…

You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost): A Memoir (Book) Review 3

You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost): A Memoir (Book) Review

By Carli Velocci - Sep 25, 2015

I knew the intern behind me was talking about conducting an interview with Felicia Day. I knew because she couldn’t pronounce Geek and Sundry and because she didn’t know much…

Mad’s Greatest Writers: Frank Jacobs (Book) Review 3

Mad’s Greatest Writers: Frank Jacobs (Book) Review

By Wayne Santos - Jun 30, 2015

In 21st century North America, it’s the online website The Onion that most people think of when it comes to satire, but for decades, Mad Magazine has been one of…

The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy (Book) Review

The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy (Book) Review

By Kate Richards - May 5, 2015

This compact, informally written girl-nerd-guide’s overall message to its reader is ‘it’s OK to be a geek and proud of it, especially if you’re a girl.’ We can agree this…

Tomb Raider: The Ten Thousand Immortals (Book) Review 1

Tomb Raider: The Ten Thousand Immortals (Book) Review

By Wayne Santos - Nov 24, 2014

With the 2013 reboot of Lara Croft in the new Tomb Raider series, current stewards of the franchise, Crystal Dynamics, decided to go right back to Lara’s origin story, and…

Super Boys Book Review 2

Super Boys Book Review

By Phil Brown - Aug 22, 2014

Unless you’re over 75 years old, then you have no idea what it’s like to live in a world without Superman. The unstoppable force in flattering spandex created the superhero…

Console Wars Book Review

Console Wars Book Review

By Cody Orme - Jun 5, 2014

For a relatively young industry, gaming has a lot of stories. Not just records of numbers and people, but rather fables of corporations and revolutionary ideas. Some don’t always go…

The Book Of Cain Review 1

The Book Of Cain Review

By Sam Cheung - Jun 27, 2012

The Book of Cain is intended to be a primer to the world of Diablo III. Designed to resemble a relic from the actual in-game universe, the book is supposedly…