The Secret War: Achtung! Cthulhu gets a movie


When did you first hear about Modiphius Entertainment? The London-based publisher first got attention with promises of Achtung! Cthulhu, a setting that merged the horror of war with horrors from beyond time and space, and then smashed targets at Kickstarter. Then came Mutant Chroncies as Modiphius targeted the sleeping giant, promising enough new life to […]

Oni v Samurai: Legend of the Millennium Dragon review


The first thing I noticed about Legend of the Millennium Dragon was the alternative anime style. I’m used to anime characters having larger heads and eyes than their body size would suggest but this movie took it a little further. The drawing style was different too and most noticeable in the way characters’ faces looked. […]

Dragonriders of Pern could head to the big screen


Fancy another Harry Potter style blockbuster series? The Chronicles of Narnia didn’t quite do it. Even The Hobbit series is getting mixed reviews. Warner Bros certainly fancy another bash at the market. They’ve optioned Anne McCaffrey’s Dragonriders of Pern series. This means the 22 books (that’s a lot) could become a movie. Or two. The […]

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies trailer


It’s been a great few days for trailers. Here’s another and it is all the way from Middle Earth. Thorin wrestles with friendship, honour and great big piles of loot while Sauron smuggles hordes of orcs over to the Lonely Mountain. If you’ve not see Lord of the Rings then just assume it all works […]

The price of eternal life: A review of Fairy Tail the Movie – Phoenix Priestess

Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess

Some anime moves make for an excellent catch up and introduction for fans. Only recently, for example, I suggested that Strong World was a great way to introduce people to One Piece. Sure; you didn’t know the background to all the characters but you still got a flavour for the series. Fairy Tail the Movie: […]

Trailer for the new Mad Max – Fury Road


Here’s another red hot trailer out of San Diego Comic Con. This one is for Warner Bros’ Mad Max reboot. The film is due out in 2015 and will star Tom Hardy as Max, Charlize Theron as Imperator Furiosa, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley (Transformers: Dark of the Moon) as Splendid, Nathan Jones (Troy, Conan the Barbarian) as […]