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Critiquing and Revising…

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Warning: This article contains heavy spoilers for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. I recommend viewing the film regardless of this article as it is the kind of movie most people should see it before critiquing it. I should clear the air before starting this essay. Under no circumstance do…

The Streaming Wars…

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We all love Netflix, don’t we? It’s not perfect, but it kickstarted a wonderful avenue of consuming entertainment. Over the past few years, Netflix became a mass media empire to be reckoned with, amassing a massive library of content catering to all kinds of demographics. However, the tides are…

Dragon Quest: Your…

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If you are a fan of Dragon Quest or enjoy Dragon Ball and Final Fantasy, then this movie will be a real treat for you. Dragon Quest: Your Story is a movie adaption of the Dragon Quest 5 video game slated to release in early August. The J-RPG title…

Marvel Studios Unveils…

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The long-awaited news has arrived concerning the elusive fourth phase of the globally beloved Marvel Cinematic Universe. After the events of Endgame, the core narrative of the MCU still remains unknown, and Marvel hasn’t yet dispersed that information during their massive San Diego Comic-Con panel. For the first time…
Spider Man Far From Home Promo

Spider-Man: Far From…

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Over the past decade, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has stolen the spotlight in Hollywood, generating literally billions of dollars in the box office in addition to an incredible amount of fans of all kinds. Most recently, the MCU reached its theatrical peak with Avengers: Endgame, which delivered the most…
Disney Remaking the Past

Disney and Remaking…

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As a child, I had the biggest collection of VHS tapes, most of which were Disney movies. So it’s safe to assume I am a huge Disney fanatic. My childhood became a continuous part of my adult life when Disney started to turn classics into live-action remakes. This transition…
Sonic the Hedgehog Movie

Sonic the Hedgehog…

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The Sonic the Hedgehog movie has been teased for a while, with several images leaking online over the past few months. The Internet hasn’t been kind to the CGI rendition of Sonic, who looked even eerier than most anthropomorphic characters tend to look. Paramount Pictures dropped the first official…

Captain Marvel Review…

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Come to think of it, Captain Marvel shares a lot in common with the controversy surrounding it. It’s pitifully generic, serves little purpose to the MCU, and ends up feeling pointless at the end of the day. You’ll have the internet warriors on both sides either defending/praising or attacking…

Aquaman Review

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The DC Extended Universe has suffered very strong reactions from a lot of people. With Zack Snyder directing the majority of films in the anthology, most of DC’s big hitter ended up being critical blunders, with very few exceptions. Well, only one exception and that being Patty Jenkins’ Wonder…

Spider-Man: Into the…

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The moment I laid my eyes on the newest animated Spider-Man feature film from Sony, the visual style alone earned my cash. The vibrancy of the colors and the seamless blend with realistic CGI and exaggerated cartoon nature of a comic book never fails to amaze my eyes. Once…

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Mass Effect 2

92% of Mass Effect Players Chose Paragon

Mass Effect fans apparently error on the side of mercy… yep… this is the big story on Sick Critic for today. As a series, Mass Effect has shipped more than…

February 22, 2020, 60
Animal Crossing New Horizons Rain

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Lets You Customize ALL THE THINGS

Seeing as there’s only a month left until launch, there’s been a curious information drought for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Thankfully, today’s Nintendo Direct landed just in time to answer…

February 20, 2020, 166
Image Taken from Yacht Club Games website. depicts date and time for their new presentation in white text over an orange background

Shovel Knight Developer Yacht Club Games to Host Live Presentation

The developer of Shovel Knight, Yacht Club Games, will be holding a presentation to show off its upcoming projects. This will mark the second time the developer has made announcements…

February 19, 2020, 128
7th Sector Review

7th Sector Review – The Seventh Circle

“This city is an empty glass. Words do nothing. No one sleeps.”   Y’know what puzzle games need? Visible spectacle! Forget fancy gimmicks and sharp writing, shove it all in…

February 19, 2020, 125
Kingdom Hearts on Xbox One

Kingdom Hearts HD Collections Now Available on Xbox One

Xbox One fans have been deprived of the pre-Kingdom Hearts III games for long enough. Kingdom Hearts is finally arriving on Xbox One in full force, with Kingdom Hearts HD…

February 18, 2020, 130
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Sony Reportedly Wrestling With Expensive PlayStation 5 Parts, Uncertain Retail Price

Sony’s silence on their next-generation system has tested the patience of gamers hungry for more information, and this new report from Bloomberg may contextualize the absence of PS5 updates. Due…

February 16, 2020, 227
Pokimane

Pokimane Donates $50,000 to UC Irvine for Esports Scholarship

Pokimane (Imane Anys), a well-known Twitch streamer and YouTube personality, donated $50,000 to University of California Irvine according to an announcement by the university this past Thursday, February 13, to…

February 15, 2020, 304
FF7 Remake Opening Cinematic

Final Fantasy VII Remake’s Opening Movie Will Give You Goosebumps

Despite a lengthy development time and a handful of delays, Final Fantasy VII Remake will finally land in the hands of eager gamers on April 10. With only two months…

February 14, 2020, 149
Stardew Valley 2

Two New Games in the Works from Stardew Valley Creator

Just last month, farming simulation sensation Stardew Valley hit a 10 million units sold milestone, today the game’s creator Eric Barone (Concerned Ape) shared a little tidbit about his future ambitions.…

February 12, 2020, 153
Image of Skellboy Title Menu. Has the text "Skellboy" over a grassy backdrop

Skellboy Review – Malnourished

Skellboy is an action-adventure game that sees you taking control of a freshly risen-from-the-grave skeleton who, of course, is tasked with saving a world in peril. Developed by small studio…

February 10, 2020, 244