Chess seems to be gaining more and more attention in the media. Grandmaster chess players like Hikaru have been successful at live streaming over the past year. The Netflix Original series The Queen’s Gambit came right as chess is gaining momentum and popularity. How good is the series?Continue reading
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The Mandalorian Season 2
Let’s be honest. The Star Wars franchise is struggling. A large part of the fanbase has voiced discontent after the sequel trilogy. The Mandalorian proved to be a beacon of hope for the franchise in its first season. Earlier this week, the second season came to a conclusion when the season finale was released on Disney+.Continue reading
The Boys Season 2
Last week I posted my review of season 1. The Boys provided a refreshing and dark take on superheroes in its first season. Let’s see if season 2 lived up to the hype!Continue reading
The Boys Season 1
In an industry where Disney and Netflix dominate the headlines, Amazon Originals are struggling to get the same attention. The Boys does exactly that, it grabs your attention. It grabbed my attention a bit too well and I binged it over 2 days. Mild spoilers ahead.Continue reading
The Haunting of Bly Manor
Horror is a genre filled with cheap jumpscares and other devices that aren’t really terrifying at all. The Haunting of Hill House delivered real, exciting horror two years ago. How does the second season, The Haunting of Bly Manor, compare?Continue reading
The Expanse Season 4
In the first three seasons, The Expanse established itself as one of the best shows out there. After SyFy decided to cancel the show, Amazon stepped in and bought the rights to produce a fourth season.
The fourth season picks up a few months after season three ended. The Ring has opened up the way to undiscovered parts of the universe. Earth, Mars and the OPA are all looking to explore new worlds, but are dealing with problems. Secretary-General of the UN Avasarala takes a cautious approach and sends research teams to analyze new planets first before allowing refugees to settle. Continue reading
After Life Season 1
Ricky Gervais’ latest show is After Life, is a drama/comedy about Tony (Ricky Gervais) who falls into depression after his wife dies of cancer. Gervais delivers a well done series that is a nice watch despite its sad and depressed tone.