Trailer Things: Game is set for “Mario Tennis: Aces” this summer

https://youtu.be/yNje3jfYLl4 Mario Tennis was one of the few sports games I actually enjoyed playing. Mostly because I was good at it. So the announcement of the Mario Tennis: Aces has me saving my coins to purchase Nintendo's Switch very soon. In this fun ad Mario faces Rafael Nadal in match that shows off not only gameplay, but … Continue reading Trailer Things: Game is set for “Mario Tennis: Aces” this summer

Trailer Things: “Spider-Man: Into the Sider-Verse”, Dec. 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKt7bkHw3xk In this animated feature from Sony/Marvel, we're officially introduced to the other Spider-Man, Miles Morales. Born in the comics, Miles learns the ropes of being a superhero from Peter Parker himself as their universes merge. It looks like we'll also see a female spidey in Gwen Stacy. Another comic favorite. Morales is voiced by Shameik Moore … Continue reading Trailer Things: “Spider-Man: Into the Sider-Verse”, Dec. 2018

Trailer Things: Steve McQueen’s “Widows”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6S3phVSi0tI After much anticipation, Steve McQueen's long-awaited mob wives thriller makes waves. The trailer for Widows features four women's plan to protect what is theirs when their criminal husbands are murdered. The film stars Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Cynthia Erivo and Elizabeth Debicki as our female foursome. With a script guided by McQueen and Gillian Flynn, the … Continue reading Trailer Things: Steve McQueen’s “Widows”

(Black) Lightning Does Strike Twice

The CW threw there hat in the inclusive ring with last year's announcement of D.C.'s Black Lightning. After the success of their mostly white superhero shows - adding Supergirl two years ago- it was time D.C.'s first African American star shined. Akin to Marvel's Luke Cage, Lightning struck in the 1970s off the popularity of … Continue reading (Black) Lightning Does Strike Twice

Trailer Things: ‘Bright’ looks better this time around 

Will Smith’s big budget Netflix debut is the fantasy-action (race?) thriller Bright. The first trailer left me a bit lost, but this one looks more solid with the racial component looking more smoothed out.  Smith plays a veteran officer who is paired with the first orc to be a member of the LAPD, Joel Edgerton. … Continue reading Trailer Things: ‘Bright’ looks better this time around 

ELN: ‘Gifted’ – “eXit strategy” sets up war to come

Fox’s The Gifted saw our mutant rebels risk it all for a rescue mission.  Lorna and Reed form an unlikely alliance while Marcos visits someone from his past. The episode opens in a flashback: Marcos, Johnny and others attempt to free prisoners from Sentinel Services. They barely escape, with one mutant – Josh – being … Continue reading ELN: ‘Gifted’ – “eXit strategy” sets up war to come