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Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor Sequel in the works

By Callum-James Parkin September 2014, it was the height of the summer and the release list of games was running dry. Many games were re-makes and re-releases and things were starting to look dull for the month of September. However, on the 30th, suddenly, gamers were treated to a stunning experience. The release of Middle-Earth: […]

 Angus Saul

Review: The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies

Review: The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies

If I were to review The Battle of the Five Armies in one sentence it would be this: Decent final instalment brings satisfying close to above-average trilogy. If it were an Ofsted report it would be: 2 = Good, with elements of outstanding. That’s the thing with the whole Hobbit trilogy. It was good, and […]

 Angus Saul

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – Jackson's concluding chapter arrives this week

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – Jackson's concluding chapter arrives this week

The much-awaited final instalment of Peter Jackson’s trilogy is finally about to reach the big screen. The trailer promises battle, and five armies worth of it, and if the previous two films have fallen a little flat, this one certainly won’t. Sceptics of the one-book/three-film premise will have their doubts blown away by the ferocity of Five Armies, […]

 Angus Saul

Review: The Hobbit – The Desolation Of Smaug

Review: The Hobbit – The Desolation Of Smaug

The Desolation of Smaug struggles to get going initially, but quickly improves. The party is thrust into peril almost immediately, and this is the kind of action that was missing in the first film. Director Peter Jackson will certainly be relieved with the more positive reception this film is receiving. It’s darker, and there’s much […]

 Angus Saul

Preview: The Hobbit – The Desolation Of Smaug

Preview: The Hobbit – The Desolation Of Smaug

The second part of the Hobbit trilogy rolls over the hill this weekend

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was met with mostly positive reviews, but it was still some way off the dizzying heights Lord of the Rings trilogy. Much was expected of it, but 11 Oscars for The Return of the King would always be hard to match. Where the Lord of the Rings kept faithful to […]