To say that 2017 was a big year for the NFL would be…. an adjective. That’s truly the best word to describe it. It wasn’t a great year for ratings, no records were chased after, and no future Hall of Famers played in their farewell season. Injuries, penalties, suspensions, and some of the worst officiating… Read More Reid’s 2016 NFL Honors Picks!
[Editor’s Note: There are some possible SPOILERS in the review below. You have been warned!] “People change after a while, and they’re no longer who you once knew.” Those words, written by Newt Scamander, in his text Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, do indeed imply that you – or another person you know… Read More Monster Reviews! Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG-13)!
If you hadn’t already heard, Persona 5 was delayed (again!) this week. The ATLUS localization team announced that the game’s United States release would be pushed back from February 14, 2017 to April 4. This is the third or fourth time the game has been delayed (it was originally announced as a winter 2014 title),… Read More Delays, More Delays, and Persona 5 or How Persona 5 Keeps Breaking Daniel’s Heart!
Our Editor-in-Chief has a big video game collection consisting of retro and modern games. This is the second installment of his Collection Chronicles as he reviews games he’s completed from his video game library. Enjoy! I liked the first installment of the Uncharted series. I finished it quite a while ago and I recall enjoying my… Read More Aaron’s Collection Chronicles #2: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS3/PS4)!
Like most fans, and all live-tweeters, I tend to suffer during the summers when my shows go on hiatus from one season to the next. However, with September well underway, all of the favorites will be returning with new plots, characters, and story arcs to keep us going until the mid-season break come December. But… Read More Jen’s Most Anticipated Fall 2017 TV Line-Up!
I have a problem. I realize that the first hurdle in fixing a problem is admitting you have one, but I’m not sure it’s one I want to fix. You see, I like collector’s editions. More specifically, I like video game collector’s editions. The same Collector’s Editions that include the regular video game, a t-shirt… Read More Collector’s Editions Are A Waste. And I’m Not Sure I Care.
Earlier, while walking across the main quad clutching a rapidly warming iced coffee in some feeble attempt to battle the combination of grad school induced sleep deprivation and the oppressive heat and humidity of the Chicago summer, I was mulling over what I could write this post about. I had considered writing about upcoming albums… Read More Monster Lists! Chris’ Most Anticipated Albums That May or May Not Actually Happen!
[Editor’s Note: Spoilers Ahead for Issue #3 of Captain America: Steve Rogers!] When we last saw Captain America, we found out that Kobik – a sentient little girl created from shards of a cosmic cube – brainwashed Steve Rogers into thinking he was a faithful follower of her childlike, idyllic Hydra. However, what is… Read More The Spinner Rack #5 ! Captain America: Steve Rogers #3 (Marvel)
Episode #20 is up and running! It’s all about sports in Episode #20 of the MOG Podcast! Our benchwarmers talk about Kevin Durant taking his talents to The Bay, Ken Griffey Jr and Mike Piazza being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, NFL Training Camp Holdouts, and our early season picks for NFC and… Read More MOG Podcast Episode #20: “Are You Ready For Some Football?!”
The days are getting longer, hotter, and more humid. The temperature has started pushing into the 90’s and the cold days of winter are long gone. This brings a smile to my face. I have always loved summer. There is something about the season that brings people closer. I don’t know if it is the… Read More Scorching Temperatures, Grass Sharp as Knives, and Great Music: Jarred Remembers the Ichthus Festival!