In its fifth season, 'My Hero Academia' returns to its bright and colourful cast and showcases its best quality... growth. As Class 1-A and Class 1-B go head to head in a Joint Training Battle, we get to see how far these characters have come not only physically but also emotionally. The show has a … Continue reading ‘My Hero Academia’ Hits An Exciting Turning Point In Season 5.
Despite the main series ending in 2018, Finn and Jake return to our screens one last time for what could arguably be called the true finale to 'Adventure Time'. Having had the pleasure of growing up with these characters for the past eleven years, watching this episode felt like a full-circle moment. There's a surrealness … Continue reading ‘Together Again’ Is The Culmination of Finn and Jake’s Greatest Adventure.
Growing up, I never saw animation as anything but a medium to tell any story the mind can conjure up. However, there's this idiotic notion that once you're past the age of 12, animation supposedly becomes a thing of childhood never to be seen again until you have your own children. With every decade bringing … Continue reading The New Generation of Animation.
Netflix's 'Castlevania' emerges from the darkness one last time with its fourth and final season. Creator Warren Ellis and his crew have come together to create a mighty satisfying, jaw-dropping epic with the ambition of a theatrical blockbuster. If there ever was a case of something too good to be true, this final season just … Continue reading ‘Castlevania’ Delivers An Unbelievably Glorious Finale.
Superheroes... What a concept! Hollywood seems to think that they're pretty neat as demonstrated by the overwhelming output of superhero content for the past decade. The discussion of superhero fatigue has naturally followed but has never seemed more relevant till now. There hasn't been a major superhero blockbuster since February 2020 and there won't be … Continue reading If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It: Invincible’s Take on the Superhero Genre.
When it came to watching 'The Falcon and The Winter Soldier' every week, the show proved to be an entertaining and thrilling ride. However once I had some time to really process that finale, it became clear to me just how big of a mess this show was. While the show does get its most … Continue reading ‘The Falcon and The Winter Soldier’ Is Flawed But It Gets One Thing Right.
HBO Max's hidden gem, 'Infinity Train' constantly strives to break the stigmatization against western animation. Amongst many of his fellow creators, Owen Dennis (creator of 'Infinity Train') aims for a future where mature animated storytelling is consumed by all ages. The undeniable truth is that both teens and adults love animation just as much as … Continue reading ‘Infinity Train’ Demands To Reach Its Full Potential.
As she steps into the black-and-white sheen of the sitcom she had just created, Wanda Maximoff enters a world of ignorant bliss, free from the cruel pain the real world had to offer her. A sense of unknowing relief washes over her as she meets with her true lover, Vision. Her soul broken down with … Continue reading How ‘WandaVision’ Explores Identity In The Face of Grief.
The unique and diverse cast of 'Adventure Time' allows it to truly tell any story it wants. The many themes of the show are told successfully through the use of its many different characters. Despite Finn and Jake being the core of the show, there are many relationships throughout which have the same amount of … Continue reading How ‘I Remember You’ Embodies All of ‘Adventure Time’.
In some shape or form, every piece of modern entertainment circles back to nostalgia. Whether it's the synth and disco returning to the radio, the Disney classics returning to the big-screen or our favourite childhood shows getting unnecessarily rebooted by Netflix, the entertainment industry is recycling harder than Greta Thunberg. This has been happening for … Continue reading our childhoods deserve better than becoming a live-action travesty.