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The Brave is the Best Show You May Not Be Watching

by Garyon November 16, 2017
It’s ironic that a show about secret missions is this year’s best kept TV secret. The fall finale of The Brave airs this coming Monday and is likely an explosive end to an exciting first chapter. The show centres on an elite team of Defense Intelligence operators and the expert analysts who support their covert missions around […]

Ransacking the Dungeon: Chatting Dungeons and Dragons with Mike Mearls

by Garyon October 30, 2017
“As you venture further into the tunnel the sunlight dims behind you and your lantern begins casting vicious shadows against the crooked walls. You come to an intersection where the tunnel branches into opposite paths. On the right, the tunnel is slick with muck, covered in a bizarre green fungus you don’t recognize. It almost hisses […]

Working Against Time: Travelers’ Enrico Colantoni

by Garyon October 21, 2017
Travelers exploded into season 2 last week (if you missed the season premiere you can catch it Oct 21st at 10, or Oct 22 at 4:30 on Showcase) and introduced Vincent, played by veteran Canadian actor Enrico Colantoni. This article does not contain spoilers. “Vincent brings conflict,” Colantoni said from Toronto. “[But he also] brings […]

Nesta Cooper Kicks The Future in The Face: Travelers S2

by Garyon October 13, 2017
Nesta Cooper is earnestly Canadian as she talks about season two of Travelers, premiering on Showcase on Monday, October 16th. What can we expect from Season 2? Well “[m]ore” mindblowingness” she exclaims on the phone, clearly just as excited for the show’s season two return as is its rabid fan base. “The first five minutes of […]

The Demon’s Due: An Interview with Peter V. Brett

by Garyon October 10, 2017
“A great horn sounded…[a] quiet dread built in his gut as he waited in the morning stillness, hoping that it had been his imagination…” So begins The Warded Man (known as The Painted Man in the United Kingdom) the first book in the Demon Cycle, a five book series by author Peter V. Brett. We […]

SEAL Team: Heroes with Heart

by Garyon September 26, 2017
You’d be forgiven if you assumed that SEAL Team starring David Boreanaz (Buffy, Angel, Bones) would be a symphony of explosions and archetypal American heroics; it isn’t. Not completely. If the pilot is any indication, it seems that SEAL Team will take great pains to show that the sacrifices these American warriors come not only at the front […]

The Sinner Set to Kill on Showcase

by Garyon August 21, 2017
The Sinner is your not typical crime show and that’s on purpose. It’s not typical because they tell you whodunit right at the start. The information the lead detective (Bill Pullman) needs to uncover is why; why did an ordinary woman commit an unspeakable and surprising crime, seemingly with no motive or rationale? It’s a clever twist […]

Star Trek: Discovery Trailer Takes Flight at Comic Con

by Garyon July 23, 2017
Last year we were the first outlets that broke the news that CBS’ new Star Trek show would feature the adventures of the USS Discovery and since then, we’ve been anxiously awaiting any news about the new entry into the Star Trek mythos. And here it is: the first trailer for the show premiered at […]

LEGO Building The Amazing at Comic Con

by Garyon July 21, 2017
The LEGO group booth is always one of the highlights on the dealer floor at Comic Con; not only do they have amongst the most coveted exclusives available, their booth is often a spectacle on its own. Last year LEGO introduced Brickheadz, an action figure/model made out of LEGO and they’re once again offering these […]

Marvel’s Inhumans Drops New Trailer at San Diego Comic Con

by Garyon July 21, 2017
Marvel released a new trailer for the Inhumans series coming this fall to ABC and…well…you don’t need my thoughts on it, watch it!     The first two episodes will show at Imax Theatres across North America, starting September 1st and screen for two weeks.   The show will debut on ABC on Friday, September 29th, […]