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  • Penguins of Madagascar 2014
    Review - Penguins of Madagascar
    Penguins of Madagascar is the kind of movie one would expect to come from the director of the first three Madagascar films (Eric Darnell) and a co-director who made Bee Movie; overlong, often annoying and occasionally funny. The film takes one of...
  • Abbie and Jenny learn the truth about Mama.
    ‘Sleepy Hollow’ recap: Mama said
    Wow Sleepy Heads! “Sleepy Hollow” delivered another stellar episode with “Mama.” Damian Kindler penned an intensely moving and illuminating hour of television which shed some much needed light on the Mills’ tumultuous...
  • Alien: Isolation
    Holiday Gamer's Gift Guide: 'Alien: Isolation' eventually delivers thrills
    Don't let the previous debacle of an Aliens game deter you. Alien: Isolation is a whole other ball game.Taking place in the year 2137, a decade-and-a-half after the original 1979 Alien film, the player is thrust into the role of Amanda Ripley,...
  • Review: 'Assassins Creed Unity' shakes up franchise by going back to its roots
    Review: 'Assassins Creed Unity' shakes up franchise by going back to its roots
    Ubisoft’s epic time-warping adventure series is one of the gaming world’s most celebrated franchises, and for good reason. Its games have sold tens of millions of copies, and the Assassin’s Creed brand spans video games, books,...
  • Atari: Game Over
    Review: 'Atari: Game Over' digs down into video gaming's 1980s implosion
    While the video game industry today has grown to revenues that trump even the biggest summer blockbuster films, there was once an ugly spot on the industry. After years of almost unbelievable success, the video game industry in North America...
  • Mockingjay Part 1
    Review - The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
    The revolution has begun. Well, it’s sort of begun and is sort of in a stand still too. That’s where we begin with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, the third in the series which splits Suzanne Collins best-seller into two...
  • Randal's Monday
    Indie Game Review: Randal's Monday
    Randal's Monday is an oddball adventure game form the masters at Daedelic Entertainment. There is no doubt that the company has created a comedic adventure game (Deponia) but Randal's Monday is a whole different kind of animal. As...
  • Review of The Orange Squirrel in Bloomfield, New Jersey
    Review of The Orange Squirrel in Bloomfield, New Jersey
    I had the pleasure of visiting The Orange Squirrel in Bloomfield, and Chef Andy Watterson is a genius, and frankly, so is Francesco Palmieri (owner and Executive Chef) for hiring him. Our waiter, AJ, along with bartender Sarah, delivered excellent...
  • Cloud sandals by Rider
    Walk on the wild side with Rider Sandals from Brazil: Review
    Cloud flip-flops fromRider Sandals, with theircushy soles, arch support and special materials that soothe the feet, are the result of years of R&D into shoe comfort. Sandals can mean vacation, weekends, casual, summer—anything but work,...
  • Brigadeiros from Brigadeiros Bakery in NYC
    Review of Brigadeiros from Brigadeiro Bakery
    I've never hadBrigadeiros before, and actually, I've never even heard of them until I had the chance to give them a try from Brigadeiro Bakery in NYC.They stem fromSão Paulo, Brazil, and are often found at kid's birthday parties. They...
  • Ingrid pays the ultimate price.
    ‘Once Upon A Time’ recap: The price of sisterly love
    Ingrid’s plan is right on track, Oncers. “The Snow Queen” reveals this frigid villain’s sob story and it is another “Once Upon a Time” doozy. But does it justify Ingrid’s irrational desire to rebuild the...
  • camp x-ray
    Review - Camp X-Ray
    Writer-director Peter Sattler’s debut feature Camp X-Ray may not be saying anything new, but it’s the kind of movie with a central pairing that is compelling enough to make the whole worthwhile.That pairing is between the newbie...
  • Lords of the Fallen (PS4)
    PlayStation 4 'Lords of the Fallen' review
    Article first published asPlayStation 4 Review: ‘Lords of the Fallen’on Blogcritics."Lords of the Fallen" was to me one of the most interesting games at the 2014 E3 Expo. While most of the attention was given to long running...
  • Pac Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2
    Xbox 360 'Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2' review
    Article first published asXbox 360 Review: ‘Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2′on Blogcritics."Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2"harks back to the original "Pac-Man"video game, which was theAngry Birdsof the...
  • iClever Himbox Bluetooth Car Kit
    iClever Himbox Bluetooth Car Kit [Review]
    The iClever Himbox Bluetooth Car Kit,a device that basically allows your calls, music, and audio from your smartphone to be outputted and heard from your vehicle's sound system. In other words, this device turns your car into a hands-free...