Talking Movies: Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City

Released: 24 November 2021Director: Johannes RobertsDistributor: Sony Pictures ReleasingBudget: $25 millionStars: Kaya Scodelario, Avan Jogia, Donal Logue, Robbie Amell, Hannah John-Kamen, Tom Hopper, and Neal McDonough The Plot:In the year 1998, the grim post-industrial town of Raccoon City has just lost its biggest employer, the Umbrella Corporation. While college student Claire Redfield (Scodelario) believes Umbrella … Continue reading Talking Movies: Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City

Back Issues: Resident Evil (2009)

Issue OneStory Title: One if by Land, Two if by Space…Published: May 2009Writer: Ricardo SanchezArtists: Kevin Sharpe, Jim Clark, et al Issue TwoStory Title: Dirty JobsPublished: June 2009Writer: Ricardo SanchezArtists: Kevin Sharpe, Gabe Eltaed, and Randy Mayor Issue ThreeStory Titles: If You Meet the Zombie on the Road… and Holiday Sugarman: Special Operations AgentPublished: January … Continue reading Back Issues: Resident Evil (2009)

Game Corner: Ōkami HD (Xbox One)

Released: 12 December 2017Originally Released: 20 April 2006Developer: Capcom/HexaDriveOriginal Developer: Clover StudioAlso Available For: Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 (HD) and Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2 (Original) The Background:Originally released for the Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 2 back in 2006, Ōkami was the result of many combined ideas from the staff at Clover Studio. … Continue reading Game Corner: Ōkami HD (Xbox One)

Game Corner [Bite-Size]: Devil May Cry 4 (Xbox 360)

Released: January 2008Developer: CapcomAlso Available For: Mobile, PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 (Remaster), Xbox One (Remaster) A Brief Background:Long before the God of War franchise (Various, 2005 to present) cornered the market when it came to hack and slash videogames, Capcom released a trilogy of titles that saw you cutting demons and angels alike into … Continue reading Game Corner [Bite-Size]: Devil May Cry 4 (Xbox 360)

Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #4

Well, we’re in the last week of October and Halloween is this weekend. If you’ve been following my blog this month, you’ll know that, as a means to generate some fitting content for the season, I’ve been taking a look back at Resident Evil: Fire and Ice, a four-issue comic book series published by WildStorm … Continue reading Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #4

Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #3

It’s October and Halloween is right around the corner and what better way to mark the occasion and bring some extra views of any self-respecting content creator’s blog than by taking a look back at Resident Evil: Fire and Ice, a four-part comic book series published by WildStorm between 2000 and 2001. WildStorm had previously … Continue reading Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #3

Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #2

It’s October, which means it’s Halloween and it’s the duty of every content creator to do some kind of horror-themed content. As a result, I’m taking a look back at WildStorm’s second series of Resident Evil comic books, the four-issue Fire and Ice series published between 2000 and 2001. This time around, WildStorm have ditched … Continue reading Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #2

Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #1

Earlier this year, in a shameless attempt to grab more views around the release of the slightly disappointing Resident Evil 3 remake (Capcom, 2020), I did a weekly review of a five-issue comic series based on Capcom’s popular survival horror franchise which was published between 1998 and 1999. The original comics struggled a bit with … Continue reading Back Issues: Resident Evil: Fire and Ice #1

Game Corner: Resident Evil (2002; Xbox One)

Released: 2015Originally Released: March 2002Developer: CapcomOriginal Developer: Capcom Production Studio 4Also Available For: GameCube, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and Xbox 360 The Background:I mean…you’ve heard of Resident Evil (Capcom, 1996), right? It was one of the seminal titles for Sony’s burgeoning PlayStation and, through its atmospheric horror and stringent emphasis … Continue reading Game Corner: Resident Evil (2002; Xbox One)

Game Corner: Strider (2014; Xbox One)

Released: February 2014Developer: Double Helix Games and Capcom Osaka StudioAlso Available For: PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and Xbox 360 The Background:Capcom’s fast-paced, slash-‘em-up Strider (Capcom, 1989) first debuted as an arcade game; notable for its frenetic hack-and-slash action, the series saw numerous ports and sequels released to home consoles throughout the years, with main … Continue reading Game Corner: Strider (2014; Xbox One)