Das Hat

I've been a nerd since my mom first showed me Star Wars and I am damn proud of it. With a range of nerdly expertise from print media to table top gaming I can show you a whole new way of looking at the world, usually involving several people in spandex with super powers.

Spider-Man: Far From Home Spoiler Free Review
Spider-Man: Far From Home Spoiler Free Review

Why are you even reading this? You know you're going to go watch the movie. This is the first film from Marvel after Endgame, of course, you're going to see... Read More

Spiderman Into the Spider-Verse Spoiler Free Review
Spiderman Into the Spider-Verse Spoiler Free Review

This film is perfect. Go watch it. Stop reading this now. I'm dead serious. Why are you still here? Buy your tickets online, reserve your seating and then tab back... Read More

The Rookie First Impressions
The Rookie First Impressions

The latest offering from Nathan Fillion follows a recent divorcee towards the end of the life he's known. At the bank of his small town to iron out some final... Read More

Venom No Spoilers Review
Venom No Spoilers Review

Let's get this out of the way right now. I don't trust Sony Pictures. They have a very long track record of mediocrity and are directly to blame for the... Read More

Venom and the Rotten Tomatoes Problem
Venom and the Rotten Tomatoes Problem

Let's start things off by admitting that an apple is an apple. Venom is not a good movie. The reasons are many and have been gone over by literally hundreds... Read More

The Real Problem with Netflix's Avatar Announcement
The Real Problem with Netflix's Avatar Announcement

Netflix made major waves as the announcement came down that the beloved animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender was being re-imagined and produced to air on Netflix as a live... Read More

Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors Spoiler Free Review
Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors Spoiler Free Review

A new offering by Marvel's animation studios set to air on September 30th on both Disney Channel and Disney XD, Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors is a film that has a... Read More

What J.J. Abrams Needs to Learn From The Last Jedi: 4 Don'ts and 1 Do
What J.J. Abrams Needs to Learn From The Last Jedi: 4 Don'ts and 1 Do

Star Wars made me into an obsessive nerd. Sure, it wasn't my first foray into nerdom but it was the first nerdy thing to ignite my passion. Space was cool,... Read More

The Predator Spoiler Free Review
The Predator Spoiler Free Review

The Predator, while iconic, has been a troublesome property since its sequel. You see, the Predators have never been evil, just different. They are game hunters and the inherently interesting... Read More

Painful Entertainment: A Silent Voice Retrospective Review
Painful Entertainment: A Silent Voice Retrospective Review

By most measures, human beings are strange creatures. Doubly so when we look into how we enjoy ourselves. In the modern day, we can actively seek out pleasure for entertainment.... Read More

Darkest Minds Spoiler Free Review
Darkest Minds Spoiler Free Review

Teenagers are a difficult market to intentionally capture so when an idea lodges into the minds of that market space, everyone jumps on board. We've seen this over and over... Read More

Who is America: Initial Thoughts
Who is America: Initial Thoughts

Sacha Baron Cohen is back with a mini-series shot over the last few months in which he took on several new personas which, at the time of writing, will be... Read More

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Spoiler Free Review
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Spoiler Free Review

Few things are more irritating than having to play follow up to a person or thing that is a roaring success. Plenty of people have had to speak at a... Read More

Deadpool 2 Spoiler Free Review
Deadpool 2 Spoiler Free Review

The following contains no spoilers for Deadpool 2.How in god's name is it possible that I'm writing this? How is it possible that you're reading this? Comic book fans had... Read More

Cloak and Dagger Early Impressions
Cloak and Dagger Early Impressions

The golden age of nerdom trudges on showering us with gifts to excite fans of all stripes. The slew of Marvel IP shows like Agents of Shield, Inhumans and Legion... Read More

The Dark Tower Spoiler Free Review
The Dark Tower Spoiler Free Review

So this one exploded. Stephen King adaptations have a long history of being either astounding or forgettable. The original It, Misery, and The Shining were glorious hallmarks of the psychological... Read More

Spider Sense on Screen
Spider Sense on Screen

There is a monumental amount of love being thrown at Spiderman Homecoming and with good reason. Not since Spiderman 2 has the web slinger stood so tall in praise. The... Read More

Spiderman Homecoming Spoiler Free Review
Spiderman Homecoming Spoiler Free Review

The following contains no major spoilers I'm honestly not sure that this review is entirely necessary considering the level of hype surrounding this film. Fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe will... Read More

The Big Sick Movie Review
The Big Sick Movie Review

A comedy bio pic about Kumail Nanjiani's family and relationships The Big Sick is one of the more challenging films I've had to review for some time. That's not because... Read More

Wonder Woman's Unique Place in Media
Wonder Woman's Unique Place in Media

Over the past several weeks I've had the joy of watching my friends and family lose their minds after watching Wonder Woman for the first time. It's easy to see... Read More

Dafne Keen and the Future of Wolverine
Dafne Keen and the Future of Wolverine

I've gushed about Logan almost non-stop since the film's release, I've done it here, at weddings, on soundcloud and my friends and family are really sick and tired of it.... Read More

Overwatch: One Year On
Overwatch: One Year On

Months ago I wrote an editorial about Blizzard in general and their ability to iterate upon established mechanics in order to build something bigger and better than their competitors. They've... Read More

Snatched Movie Review
Snatched Movie Review

A new comedic offering from Amy Schumer after the, let's say mixed response, of her Netflix Leather Special; Snatched pairs her with Goldie Hawn as a mother daughter duo that... Read More

Alien Covenant Spoiler Free Review
Alien Covenant Spoiler Free Review

In 2012 we celebrated Ridley Scott's return to the helm of the Aliens franchise with the release of Prometheus. Fan speculation and rumour mongering pointed to it as being a... Read More