Review: Trollhunters

By | January 25th, 2017|Nick's Posts, Television|

Mild Spoilers for Netflix's Trollhunters, obviously. A little over a month ago, the first season of the Netflix Original DreamWorks-animated show Trollhunters debuted. I heard of it and thought it looked interesting, but when I learned it was a Guillermo del Toro project (based on the young adult novel del Toro co-penned with Daniel Kraus) [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 82 – “Deadly Echoes”

By | January 24th, 2017|Critical Role Recap, Fiona's Posts, Nick's Posts|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 82 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 81 can be found here. Vox Machina Previously on Critical Role After Raishan escaped with Thordak's corpse, Vox Machina and friends alerted the troops on the ground. In the process, they found that all of their [...]

Review: A Series of Unfortunate Events season 1

By | January 19th, 2017|Fiona's Posts, Television|

Warning: Spoilers for A Series of Unfortunate Events (both the books and the show) contained within Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events is unlike most children's books. It has plentiful references to morbid literary figures, and expertly crafts a story that has no happy ending, even though the reader so desperately wants it to. [...]

The Thing About Nostalgia Revivals

By | January 18th, 2017|Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

Warning: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life spoilers within Recently, there has been a substantial increase in big companies like Netflix rebooting or reviving cult classic television shows and making beloved books into movies and television series [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 81 – “What Lies Beneath the Surface”

By | January 17th, 2017|Critical Role Recap, Fiona's Posts, Roleplaying Games|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 81 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 80 can be found here. Vox Machina loots Thordak's lair and returns to Whitestone. Previously on Critical Role Vox Machina and friends, after defeating Thordak, followed Raishan further into Thordak's lair. There, they engaged in battle with [...]

The Worst Movies of 2016

By | January 16th, 2017|Lists, Movies, Tanner's Posts|

Here it is! Finally, after making it halfway through January, it is time to deal with the epitome of suck; The WORST Movies of 2016. All things considered, this year was rather good to me. I certainly saw more good movies than bad movies or at least movies that fell into the passable category. Though [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 80 – “Raishan”

By | January 12th, 2017|Critical Role Recap, Fiona's Posts, Roleplaying Games|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 80 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 79 can be found here. Vox Machina fights Raishan, The Diseased Deceiver. Previously on Critical Role Vox Machina and friends engaged in a battle with Thordak, the Cinder King. Vex shattered the gem in his chest, [...]

The Best and Worst Video Games of 2016

By | January 11th, 2017|Lists, Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth, News, Tanner's Posts, Video Games|

It is a new year! As such, it is time to look back at the video games of 2016 and decide which games deserve to be held on high and which games deserve to roast in the pits of hell! https://soundcloud.com/ntsoe/the-best-and-worst-video-games-of-2016

Review: Degrassi Next Class Season 3

By | January 11th, 2017|Fiona's Posts, Television|

Spoilers for Degrassi: Next Class season 3 within. I am a little ashamed to admit that I've once again watched the latest season of Degrassi: Next Class as soon as it was put on Netflix. I genuinely think that the original Degrassi series, with Degrassi: The Next Generation (just like Star Trek) being the stand-out [...]

The Haunted Asylum: Mental Illness in Horror

By | January 6th, 2017|Fiona's Posts, Movies, Pop Culture, Television|

Every horror fan has seen the scene before: the main character or characters wanders around the old asylum. It's night time and the building has long since been abandoned, but they're on the search for clues. Maybe they'll get chased around. Perhaps they'll meet a lover which will give the film makers an excuse to [...]