The Best Movies and TV Series of 2017

*WARNING! SMALL SPOILERS AHEAD!* 2017 was an incredible year for both the big screen and the small screen. Yes, there were some disappointments (namely Justice League and The Defenders), that I had previously had high hopes for, but overall the quality was outstanding. Here’s what I considered to be the crème de le crème of TV… Continue reading The Best Movies and TV Series of 2017

3 more insane matches that prove that pro wrestlers are the toughest mother*ckers on earth

In a previous blog post, I highlighted 3 pro wrestling matches that showcased the brute determination of pro wrestlers to finish a match, regardless of concussions, broken bones, or even their eyeballs popping out of their skull. That post only scraped the surface however, and there’s plenty more awe-inspiring examples of wrestlers refusing to stop… Continue reading 3 more insane matches that prove that pro wrestlers are the toughest mother*ckers on earth

What men today can learn from comic book heroes

Hurting? Just laugh it off – Deadpool Deadpool can survive just about everything, including but not limited to; loss of limbs, incineration and having his head pulverised by the Hulk. Each of these excruciating injuries is usually accompanied by a witty quip. My generation (I hate to use the buzz word millennials) has a reputation for growing up… Continue reading What men today can learn from comic book heroes

The Spy Game – The making of Goldeneye and Perfect Dark

  As I discussed in my previous blog When did video games stop being fun?, I don’t play video games quite as much as I used to. But I do still enjoy reading about them, specifically the stories of game design and how classic games came to be. This blog breaks down the creative process… Continue reading The Spy Game – The making of Goldeneye and Perfect Dark

Fitness tips for newbies – Or what I wish I knew when I started out

For some reason, I’ve had a few people recently approach me asking for “fitness tips” or “how do you get x?” (where x is toned abs, broad shoulders, improved general fitness or motivation). Most of these questions unfortunately don’t have simple, sound-bite answers and it’s not helped that results will often vary wildly from person to person. That said, I’ve tried… Continue reading Fitness tips for newbies – Or what I wish I knew when I started out

The Horror Half-Dozen – 6 Movies to watch on Halloween that you probably haven’t seen

    Trick R Treat This film had a non theatrical release in 2007 to little to no fanfare. It’s sort of the Pulp Fiction of the Horror genre – Four loosely connected tales all occurring on one Halloween night. What I love most about this film is that it is first and foremost a Halloween… Continue reading The Horror Half-Dozen – 6 Movies to watch on Halloween that you probably haven’t seen