Menu

Media Reviews

A Column Of Fire Review

168
By Night He Went Ahead Of Them In A Column Of Fire. It is the year 1558, and fans of Ken Follet’s Pillars of the Earth find themselves once again in the city of Kingsbridge. Now four hundred years after the events of Pillars of the Earth, and two…
Further Associates of Sherlock Holmes

Further Associates of Sherlock Holmes Review

303
“You See, But You Do Not Observe.” There’s a remarkable fallacy that seems to be subverting the mystery genre these days. Maybe it’s just because I myself read so little of it anymore. Perhaps it’s a trait I’ve overlooked until recently. Yet I feel it needs to be brought…
IT Movie Review

IT Movie Review (2017)

520
Can’t Sleep, Clown Will Eat Me! If you’ve ever had a fear of clowns in your life (or retain one to this day) no doubt some jackass is going to jokingly suggest that you see the movie It. Based on the novel from the master of horror himself, Stephen…

The Tick Review

519
“What if you were awesome?” There are two moments that define this newest iteration of The Tick for me, and they both come in the fifth episode. In the first, the titular Tick and a series antagonist – grimdark Punisher parody Overkill – are gearing up for an Earth-shaking…
The Hike

The Hike Review

466
The Hike is a thrilling adventure of existential calamity. Imagine for a moment you’re out in the woods. The prospect of getting lost is an altogether realistic and terrifying one for certain. However, imagine if getting lost meant more than just not being able to find your way back…

Second Opinion: Ready Player One Is The Worst Thing Nerd Culture Ever Produced

2021
If you can overlook the bad writing, one-dimensional characters and stolen plot, you’ll find a story that’s also morally repugnant. This is not a series about games you haven’t heard of.  This is a series about games EVERYONE has heard of.  Games that everyone has an opinion on, regardless…

Around the Web

Review Archives

  • 2017 (353)
  • 2016 (430)
  • 2015 (174)
  • 2014 (91)
  • 2013 (28)
  • 2012 (10)
  • 2011 (8)
  • 2010 (12)

HeyPoorPlayer Archives