South Park The Complete Twentieth Season Blu-ray, DVD Review

These days, the only reason to buy a TV show on Blu-ray or DVD is if you’re old school (like me) or you like the extras. So I have some good news, and some bad news, for fans of South ...CONTINUE

Nex Machina Review

Nex Machina

For more than twenty years, the good people at Housemarque have made a career out of top-down, twin-stick shooters. But while they’ve constantly pushed this genre’s conventions, they’ve also kept many of them alive, as evidenced by how their latest ...CONTINUE

The LEGO Batman Movie Blu-ray, DVD Review

The LEGO Batman Movie

Like The LEGO Movie from which it was spawned, The LEGO Batman Movie is a weird and clever stop-motion animated movie that’s like the Robot Chicken DC Comics episodes if that show had a bigger budget, a longer runtime, and ...CONTINUE

John Wick Chapter 2 Blu-ray, DVD Review

John Wick Chapter 2 Blu-ray DVD

Thanks to some wild action conducted by a sympathetic character with perfect aim and acute situational awareness, 2014’s John Wick was not only one of the best real-world action movies — i.e. not sci-fi, not comic book — since 1997’s ...CONTINUE

Ambrose Akinmusire: A Rift In Decorum: Live At The Village Vanguard Review

When it comes to jazz, the oeuvres of John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, and Dexter Gordon guarantee that there’s more than enough albums by sax-led quartets to go around. And when it comes to sax- and trumpet-led quintets, well, once you ...CONTINUE

Arms Review

Arms Nintendo Switch

Nintendo is usually good about bringing its biggest franchises to every game system they make. But while you may have thought it was more a matter of when than if they’d make a new Punch-Out!! to the Switch, well, ...CONTINUE