Posts Tagged ‘review’

Book Review: Butterfly Skin


Some people like science fiction, some like action, but if a thriller is what you are looking for – Butterfly Skin by Sergey Kuznetsov and Andrew Bromfield will be right up your alley. Butterfly Skin follows Ksenia, a young editor for an online news publisher as she attempts to trap a serial killer. This particular

Read On

Book Review: Adventure Time – The Original Cartoon Title Cards


Titan Book has released Adventure Time: The Original Cartoon Title Cards Vol. 1 and it’s everything you would want from a title like that and more. It’s not just images form the show in a boring episode by episode page by page reveal, it has 52 full-color cards from seasons one and two of the

Read On

Book Review – Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show


The job title Showrunner says a lot; if you have ever been watching TV and stopped to think about all the hard work and dedication that goes into keeping your favorite programs exciting, you’re thinking of a showrunner. We usually don’t think about all the work that’s done behind the scenes for shows to run

Read On

Book Review – Alien: Sea of Sorrows by James A. Moore


Titan books sent along a copy of Alien: Sea of Sorrows by James A. Moore for review. Overview:  As a deputy commissioner for the ICC, Alan Decker’s job is to make sure the settlements on LV178 follow all the rules, keeping the colonists safe. But the planet known as New Galveston holds secrets, lurking deep beneath the

Read On

Book Review: Brainquake by Samuel Fuller


Titan books sent along a copy of Brainquake by Samuel Fuller for review. Overview: The bagmen who transport money for organized crime live by a set of rules: no personal relationships, no ties…no alcohol, no women…no talking…and never, ever look inside the bag you’re carrying. For more than ten years, Paul Page was the perfect

Read On

Cut To The Chase Review: Guardians of the Galaxy; Marvel’s Star Wars


Cut To The Chase Reviews from COF are spoiler free reviews ‘abridged for your pleasure’. Quick, concise, and sometimes entertaining opinions on the go! Setup:  I watched the movie in 3D and with assigned seating (due to an advanced ticket purchase) I was able to select my favorite spot:  back row, in the middle. It

Read On

The Transformers: The Movie: The Review

Transformers 6

There are definitely bigger fans of The Transformers out there than I.  Even though I born in their heyday I never gave them a lot of thought.  I never watched the show.  I never had any of the toys.  I never wanted to be Optimus Prime for Halloween.  However, I do recall seeing the 1986

Read On

Book Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – Firestorm


Titan Books sent us a copy of the official movie prequel to the eagerly anticipated Dawn of the Planet of the Apes movie, scheduled for release in July 2014. The book is in available now. New York Times bestselling author Greg Keyes brings us the original Apes story. He bridges the gap between the events

Read On

Book Review: Resistance by Samit Basu


Titan Books sent us an advanced copy of Resistance by Samit Basu, here is our review. In Resistance it’s been eleven years since the events in Samit Basu’s Turbulence. It’s 2020 and the world is overrun with supers. Some use their powers for good, others for evil, and unsurprisingly some just want to destroy monuments

Read On

Book Review: Godzilla – The Official Movie Novelization


Titan books sent along the official novelization of Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla by Greg Cox. The movie was released on May 16, 2014 and this book is available now. This summer saw the epic rebirth of Toho’s iconic Godzilla; this spectacular adventure pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific

Read On