The Banana Splits are returning….

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So it seems the Banana Splits are coming back though not how you may expect….

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I’ve finally seen ‘Braveheart’

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Maybe I wasn’t as in to my historical epics at age eight as I am now. That’s why I wasn’t queuing up on day one to see Mel Gibson’s epic about freedom, Scotland, freedom, liberty, freedom, young love and most importantly; freedom. Since then I have hung around to many would be historians to have seen it since. After all it is considered by some to be a bigger affront to historical accuracy than this documentary on Chruchill. But with nothing better to do right now I’ve finally seen…….

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What is wrong with disliking ‘The Last Jedi’?

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There’s something I’ve noticed in nerd circles for a small while now. See we’re coming out of our Mum’s basements and some are even showering. We’re having to in order to see the new Marvel and Star Wars movies and in order to get close enough to get a picture of that smexy cosplayer so that we can put that picture on our facebook later and claim we made out with them. The other thing we’re learning in all this is to be nice. Just because someone hasn’t read all the comics we’re learning to let them in the theatre and even have the good seats if they’ve paid for them. I like to think that part of the reason for this is my “award winning” post on letting the newbs bring money and attention into our fandom so that we can get more cool stuff. The problem is that I worry we’re becoming too nice.

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What is wrong with ‘Tom Holland’s Spiderman’?

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I saw the new Spiderman last night and I can see why people are raving about Michael Keaton’s portrayal of an flying creature based comic book character. Slightly less so Tom Holland’s version of old web head himself. Now don’t get me wrong he’s probably the best one yet. Toby could do a decent Peter but failed when it came to Spiderman, while Andrew Could pull off the web slinger but was a miserable Parker. Tom is truly the guy who can do both. But if there’s one thing I’ve figured out is that you don’t get anywhere by being nice on the internet. Thus this is what’s wrong with…………..

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