“Fullmetal Alchemist”: Joint Review with ‘Comicdom Wrecks’

I was talking with a co-worker, a few weeks ago, about getting back into watching anime. She suggested a few shows for me; one of them was Fullmetal Alchemist. I am currently about 17 episodes into the 51-episode series. I originally was going to recap and review the first couple of episodes on the website Comicdom … Continue reading “Fullmetal Alchemist”: Joint Review with ‘Comicdom Wrecks’

Review: ‘Samurai Spirit’

Designer: Antoine Bauza Publishers: Funforge, Gem Klub Fit, Hobby World, and many others Players: 1-7 Ages: 9+ (probably should be 12+) Time: 30-60 minutes With Finals completed, it's time to work on some Books and Games reviews that have been sitting on the sidelines since July. First up, an interesting game called 'Samurai Spirit'. Samurai … Continue reading Review: ‘Samurai Spirit’

“Saturday Morning Cartoons”: Reviews and Recaps

Back in March, "Comicdom Wrecks" co-founder, J.R., started a feature on the site called "Saturday Morning Cartoons", one of the first big review projects I took part in. 4 writers (now 3) would pick an episode or 2 of a cartoon, watch it, write a review and/or recap on it, and post it by noon … Continue reading “Saturday Morning Cartoons”: Reviews and Recaps

“Chew”: A Strange (But Interesting) Comic Book Series

I purchased a series of comic books (digital) called "Chew". They follow the adventures of police officer-turned-Federal Agent Tony Chu, who uses a unique set of skills to solve crimes. I have read and recapped/reviewed the first 3 Chapters of Volume 1 - hope you enjoy! Volume 1, Chapter 1: LINK Volume 1, Chapter 2: … Continue reading “Chew”: A Strange (But Interesting) Comic Book Series

Review: “Halloween (2018)”

There's been so much hype about the newest installment in the Halloween franchise, "Halloween (2018)". I watched it on Saturday night. Was it worth it? Read below. There will be a few minor spoilers. The first thing to realize about Halloween (2018) is that it's a direct sequel to the original Halloween (1978), Halloween II, … Continue reading Review: “Halloween (2018)”

Review: “Secret Hitler”

Scum bag Socialists! Filthy Fascists! Which one of you is secretly Adolph Hitler? How to find and expose Hitler, after the Break. Designers: Mike Boxleiter, Tommy Maranges, Max Temkin Artist: Mackenzie Schubert Publishers: Goat Wolf & Cabbage, Print & Play Productions Players: 5-10, but the closer to 10 you get, the better Ages: 13+ Play … Continue reading Review: “Secret Hitler”

Review: “Tiny Epic Zombies”

Interesting characters. Interesting mechanics. 5 Game Modes. "Tiny Epic Zombies" offers quite a bit to the gamer... just don't assume that all of it will be easy. Echo Ridge Mall is the setting; survival is the objective. Designer: Scott Almes Publisher: Gamelyn Games, Reflexshop Ages: 14 and up Players: 1-5 Play Time: about 25-45 minutes The 1st thing that hooked … Continue reading Review: “Tiny Epic Zombies”