Deadpool Review

The Good

  • The 4th wall breaking moments are fantastic
  • The hallucinations.
  • The inner voices.
  • The pop culture references.
  • Mocks itself and its own genre.
  • Stays true to its apparent lack of plot.
  • In essence: DEADPOOL (all the above)
  • Cable.
  • Every single cinematic.
  • Visually stunning.
  • Upgrades feel significant.
  • The “Old School” momentum finisher.
  • The Wolverine Slapping.
  • Rogue-pool.

The Bad

  • Some of the humor is off.
  • Strange action mapping (Dodge & Counter).
  • Repetitive enemies.
  • Shooting camera.
  • Repeats phrases a bit too much.
  • Boss fights too simple.
  • No final boss (not really). Continue reading Deadpool Review

Wolverine Review

I have to say. I dug Wolverine and this is considering I thought X-Men: The Last Stand & Wolverine Origins were shite.

The movie has everything it needs for a good Marvel AND Wolverine movie: a simple and mostly straightforward plot with maybe a twist or two you see coming a mile away, interesting characters whose actions are directed by “the rule of cool”, meaning they’ll do needless stuff if it looks cool, the last Katana fight (the one not involving Wolverine) is a perfect example of this; and of course, good momentum and pace. Continue reading Wolverine Review