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Review: Lipstick & Barbed Wire

Lipstick & Barbed Wire by Eric Stuart Band (2013) –  When I first discovered that Eric Stuart, voice actor behind two of anime’s greatest characters – Brock and James from Pokémon – was a country singer, it was mainly out … Continue reading

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Review: The Old Kingdom Series

The Old Kingdom Series by Garth Nix For my birthday this year, my girlfriend got me The Old Kingdom novels, a series of three books that would, apparently, “make me cry like a baby”. The last book she recommended was … Continue reading

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Review: A Trilogy of Spring Blockbusters

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a film review, despite having been to the cinema several times in the intermediate months. So to make up for that, I’m going to give you three reviews for the price of one. … Continue reading

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Review: Neverwhere

Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman (1996) –  Neverwhere is an odd book. That might seem like a fairly redundant thing to say about something written by Neil Gaiman, but what makes Neverwhere so odd is not just its content, but also … Continue reading

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Review: Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated

Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (2010-2013) –  Every once in a while, a TV show comes along that raises the bar. I’m talking about programs like 24 and Band of Brothers, shows that really glue you to your television set and make you … Continue reading

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Review: StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm

StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (2013) –  I am considered to be something of an oddity within the gaming world, and not just because I liked the ending of Mass Effect 3 or think Carth Onasi is a great … Continue reading

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Review: Temeraire and Throne of Jade

Temeraire by Naomi Novik (2007) –   It was based on the recommendations of both my girlfriend and my older brother that I decided to pick up a copy of Naomi Novik’s Temeraire – and obviously, the quote of endorsement … Continue reading

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