Category "Reviews"

Book Review: The Art of LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Programming

Book Review: The Art of LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Programming

Author: Terry Griffin Paperback: 276 pages Publisher: No Starch Press ISBN-10: 1593275684 ISBN-13: 978-1593275686 Synopsis: With its colorful, block-based interface, The LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 programming language is designed to allow anyone to program intelligent robots, but its powerful features can be intimidating at first. The Art [...]

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TV Review: Ascension, Night One

TV Review: Ascension, Night One

Genre: Drama | Sci-Fi Writer: Adrian Cruz Network: Syfy Air Date/Time: December 15, 2014, 9/8 (1st 2 hours of 6, 3 consecutive nights) Synopsis: Ascension is an ambitious original drama following a covert U.S. space mission launched in the 1960’s that sent hundreds of men, [...]

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Blu-ray Review: Maleficent

Blu-ray Review: Maleficent

Genre: Action | Adventure | Family Director: Robert Stromberg Writers: Linda Woolverton with past credits to Charles Perrault, Erdman Penner, Joe Rinaldi, Winston Hibler, Bill Peet, Ted Sears, Ralph Wright, Milt Banta, Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm. MPAA Rating: PG Run Time: 97 minutes Summary: A [...]

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Blu-ray Review: Planes: Fire & Rescue

Blu-ray Review: Planes: Fire & Rescue

Genre: Animation | Adventure | Comedy Director: Roberts Gannaway Writer: Jeffrey M. Howard MPAA Rating: PG Run Time: 83 minutes Summary: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into [...]

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Book Review: The LEGO Neighborhood Book

Book Review: The LEGO Neighborhood Book

Author: Jason Lyles and Brian Lyles Paperback: 204 pages Publisher: No Starch Press ISBN-10: 1593275714 ISBN-13: 978-1593275716 Synopsis: In The LEGO Neighborhood Book, you'll create buildings with real-world details like cornices and facades, and try your hand at interior design by filling your buildings with furniture [...]

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Comic Book Review: Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #2

Comic Book Review: Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #2

Story: Al Ewing Art: Simon Fraser, Gary Caldwell Regular Cover: Alice X Zhang Publisher: Titan Comics Pages: 32 Release Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Synopsis: THE ALL-NEW ADVENTURES OF THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR CONTINUE, AS TERROR STRIKES A RECESSION-HIT PARADISE! When the Doctor last visited Rokhandi, it was a [...]

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Re-Play: DmC: Devil May Cry

Re-Play: DmC: Devil May Cry

Re-Play is a series of video game reviews that takes a look at older video games that you may have missed. Re-Play reviews speak of the game in full and so are full of spoilers. Consider yourself warned. Today I wanted to [...]

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Soundtrack Review: Snowpiercer

Soundtrack Review: Snowpiercer

Music Composed and Produced by: Marco Beltrami Release Date: May 27, 2014 Format: Audio CD or Digital Download Number of Discs: 1 Label: Varese Sarabande Overview: It’s been 17 years since we froze the earth. The few remaining humans live on the Snowpiercer, a train on [...]

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