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Skociomatic · 1d ago

Now Playing August 2017

Beaten Lufia 2: The Fortress of Doom – I didn’t beat it, but I am done with it. I am sorry, I am going write up my experiences with the first half or so of the game.  One day I will get back...
Skociomatic · 5d ago

Lucky Logan Review

I’m not a big Steven Soderbergh fan. Not that I don’t like his movies, only that I’ve only seen the Ocean’s trilogy and those, while enjoyable and essentially perfectly crafted, didn’t leave...
Skociomatic · 2W ago

What I Read in July 2017

July was another three book month, and all three were relatively short Agatha Christie books I picked up in a recent binge.  This time I have some excuse for my paltry reading efforts, thoug...
Skociomatic · 3W ago

Summer Movie Round Up 2017

The summer movie season has ended with something like a month long whimper. July had some good stuff, including from what I hear War For the Planet of the Apes, which seems to be the only wo...
Skociomatic · 3W ago

The Dark Tower Review

I am disappointed on all fronts with The Dark Tower, as much because it is not especially bad as I am because it is not good.  I am not one, generally, to root against a movie.  I didn’t wan...
Skociomatic · 3W ago

Dunkirk Review

Dunkirk is another of Christopher Nolan’s puzzle box movies. Taking what could have been a very straightforward war movie, he does things with the timeline to make it clearly his own.  Even ...
Skociomatic · 1M ago

What I Watched July 2017

Movies Nocturnal Animals – I don’t really know what to make of this movie. It opens with deliberately off putting imagery that is almost completely disconnected from the rest of the movie be...
Skociomatic · 1M ago

Now Playing July 2017

Finished Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age – Read about it here. Ever Oasis – Read about it here. New Super Mario Bros. – Read about it here. Ongoing The Last Guardian – I barely played it a...
Skociomatic · 1M ago

Atomic Blonde Review

Atomic Blonde is directed by half of the directorial pair behind the original John Wick. Chad Stahelski continued with this spring’s excellent John Wick 2.  David Leitch moved on to Atomic B...
Skociomatic · 1M ago

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Valerian and The City of a Thousand Planets is not a movie for everybody. No movie is, but reactions to Luc Besson’s latest science fiction adventure seem to be especially divided.  It does ...