Guardians of the Galaxy – Brief Thoughts

I finally saw Guardians of the Galaxy.  I liked it, but not as much as I thought I would.  I thought it worked best as a comedy and not as much everywhere else.  I’m going to watch it again as I was kind of tired when I watched it and I think it merits another […]

Rise of Tiamat Part 2 – Another Goddamn White Dragon?

At the end of the Council Meeting, the players have two hooks to follow.  The lead Harper Remi Haventree asks the PCs to go after Varram, the Cult of the Dragon’s keeper of the White Dragon Mask.  In order to summon Tiamat, the Cult needs 5 Dragon masks and this guy has one, so that’s […]

Gotham Episode 3

Foreshadowing is a tough business but I am of the opinion too little or too subtle is always better than too much. In the first five minutes of the episode, we’re introduced to a thieving white color criminal and a Gotham police lieutenant who beats suspects. If this were a novel, you can introduce a […]

Gotham – Law of Conservation of Detail is a Two-Faced Bitch.

Gotham is a delightfully well made piece of trash. I loved yelling at the bad writing. I’m probably going to keep watching because its bad but goddamn I had fun with it. On Monday Penny Arcade got in on the action making a comic about something I called out on Twitter. As I see it, […]

Hoard of the Dragon Queen Review – Part 1

Hoard of the Dragon Queen is the first official adventure of 5th Edition D&D. Thus far I have been a very big fan of the previous adventures intended for use with the playtest rules. After the conclusion of the playtest releases, Murder in Baldur’s Gate and Legacy of the Crystal Shard were both great campaign […]

Godzilla – Updated with Backpedaling

After this movie, I’ve come to the conclusion that this genre of giant things beating up other giant things just isn’t my thing. I didn’t like Pacific Rim and I didn’t like this, despite them being very different movies. So in a way, it was good for me to see this movie because in a […]