“By The Dead!” – ‘A Little Hatred’ by Joe Abercrombie – A Review

Ooooooh boy! Let me tell you a little tid-bit about myself; I love Joe Abercrombie. He's one of the reasons I'm so into reading fantasy to this day. He was responsible for revolutionising how I viewed the genre. Picture the scene: I was in Menorca, what remains one of the most boring holidays I've ever … Continue reading “By The Dead!” – ‘A Little Hatred’ by Joe Abercrombie – A Review

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“Hope” – ‘Crowfall’ by Ed McDonald – A Review

Mild Spoilers below for 'Crowfall' and major spoilers for 'Blackwing' and 'Ravencry'. If you were to ask me books I was exited about in 2019, 'Crowfall' was easily one of my top three. I was super excited about this book, as 'Blackwing' was one of my favourite fantasy debuts I'd ever read, and 'Ravencry' soared … Continue reading “Hope” – ‘Crowfall’ by Ed McDonald – A Review

“Dust and Scars” – ‘Seven Blades in Black’ by Sam Sykes – A Review

First off; hey it's my first book review on this blog! Woohoo! Look, I do more than complain about Game of Thrones and worship Marvel films! Secondly: This is the first of Sam Sykes' books I've read, so there is no comparison or bias towards or against him. Saying that, even if there was something … Continue reading “Dust and Scars” – ‘Seven Blades in Black’ by Sam Sykes – A Review

‘Winter Has Come… For An Overnight… She’s Not Staying Long…’ – Game of Thrones ‘The Long Night’ Review

So, Full Spoilers for GoT Season 8 Episode 3 This is an episode, I'll give them that. I want to preface this review by saying that you are completely in your right to enjoy this show. You're completely in your right to love it, sing its praises, and adore every tiny detail. I do not … Continue reading ‘Winter Has Come… For An Overnight… She’s Not Staying Long…’ – Game of Thrones ‘The Long Night’ Review

Fire and Fan-Service – Game of Thrones ‘A Knight of The Seven Kingdoms’ Review

As always, Full Spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 2. I didn't mind this week as much as last. It was still stupid (but when isn't it?), but at least it was stupid with some wholesomeness thrown in for good measure. This one is a longer review than the last one, but that's … Continue reading Fire and Fan-Service – Game of Thrones ‘A Knight of The Seven Kingdoms’ Review

Oh Captain, My Captain – An Avengers: Endgame Review and A Love Letter to Marvel

Right. House Keeping moment - IF YOU HAVEN'T SEEN ENDGAME, GO AWAY I'm going to ruin the film. I'm going to spoil it all. Because I can't rant about this film without spoiling it! Because holy shit, this film took my expectations and smashed them out of the park with a Mjolnir-sized lightning bolt! Have … Continue reading Oh Captain, My Captain – An Avengers: Endgame Review and A Love Letter to Marvel

Game of Thrones: ‘Winterfell’ – An Unbridled Rage

Really should have started this blog 2 weeks ago in time for Game of Thrones coming back. Really should have started this blog some years ago when I used to fucking adore this show. But alas, times change, people change, and writing certainly takes a fucking nose dive. Okay, so this needs structure (he says … Continue reading Game of Thrones: ‘Winterfell’ – An Unbridled Rage