2011 Narik Chase TV Show Awards

Welcome to the 2011 Narik Chase Video Game Awards, where we’re taking a look at the best tv shows of 2010. Note: this post will only consist of tv shows that I’ve personally watched and will be updated accordingly. Outstanding Narrative Breaking Bad Season 3 The Walking Dead Season 1 ♦ Pretty Little Liars Season 1 ♦ Haven Season 1 Young Justice Season 1 Best Comedy Series Raising Hope Season 1 ♦ The Office Season 7 ♦ The Boondocks Season 3 Futurama Season 6 Best Comic Book Show Smallville Season 10 ♦…

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Orange is the New Black Review

Orange is the New Black is a 2010 comedy drama web television series created by Jenji Kohan, starring Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Selenis Leyva, Kate Mulgrew, Samira Wiley, Uzo Aduba, Danielle Brooks, and Taryn Manning.  Based on the memoir Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison (2010) written by Piper Kerman, the series centers around a privileged New Yorker named Piper Chapman ends up in a women’s prison when a past crime catches up with her. Positives: Great characters Great cast and performances Awesome intro theme High budget…

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Stake Land Review

Stake Land is a 2010 post-apocalyptic horror film directed by Jim Mickle, starring Nick Damici, Connor Paolo, Michael Cerveris, Sean Nelson, Kelly McGillis, and Danielle Harris.  In a world of vampires, an expert vampire hunter and his young protégé travel toward sanctuary. Positives: Good acting Good characters Good action Good special effects Decent score Great world building Negatives: Script is riddled with problems Story isn’t compelling Plot:  The plot revolves around an orphaned young man being taken under the wing of a vampire hunter known only as “Mister”, and the battle for…

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Yu-Gi-Oh!: Bonds Beyond Time Review

Yu-Gi-Oh!: Bonds Beyond Time is a 2010 Japanese 3D animated film directed by Kenichi Takeshita, starring Yuya Miyashita, Shunsuke Kazama, KENN, Greg Abbey, Dan Green, Matthew Charles, Atsushi Tamura, and Sean Schemmel.  The story follows the evil Paradox, who is planning to kill Pegasus before he can invent Duel Monsters, and it is up to duelists Yusei Fudo, Judai Yuki, and Yugi Moto to stop him. Positives: Great voice performances Great characters Intense action Decent score Negatives: Lackluster script Stupid plot Unnecessary characters Extremely lame antagonist Plot:  The story follows…

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2011 Narik Chase Video Game Awards

Welcome to the 2011 Narik Chase Video Game Awards, where we’re taking a look at the best video games of 2010. Note: this post will only consist of video games that I’ve personally played and will be updated accordingly. Best First-Person Shooter ♦ Halo: Reach ♦ Aliens vs. Predator Call of Duty: Black Ops Fallout: New Vegas Best Third-Person Shooter Hydrophobia Fallout: New Vegas ♦ Red Dead Redemption ♦ Crackdown 2 Best Open-World ♦ Just Cause 2 ♦ Fallout: New Vegas Crackdown 2 Red Dead Redemption Best Hack and Slash/Beat ‘Em Ups Splatterhouse…

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2011 Narik Chase Movie Awards

Welcome to the 2011 Narik Chase Movie Awards where we’re taking a look at the best and worst of what 2010 has to offer.  This year has come out with some really memorable films.  Note: this list consist of movies I’ve seen and am rating. Best Ensemble ♦ For Colored Girls ♦ Why Did I Get Married Too? The Expendables The Losers Best Movie ♦ Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 ♦ The Book of Eli Inception Megamind Centurion Clash of the Titans Worst Movie ♦ The Last Airbender ♦ The…

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Review

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 action comedy film directed by Edgar Wright, starring Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin, Chris Evans, Anna Kendrick, and Alison Pill.  Based on the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O’Malley, the story follows a slack musician named Scott Pilgrim, who must battle his girlfriend Ramona’s seven evil exes. Positives: Great characters Great performances Great visuals Awesome soundtrack Good direction Interesting story Great cast Negatives: n/a Plot:  Set in Toronto, Canada the story follows bass guitarist Scott Pilgrim and…

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Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light Review

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is a 2010 action-adventure video game developed by Crystal Dynamics and published by Square Enix, released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and iOS.  A part of the Tomb Raider series, the game follows Lara Croft and a 2,000-year-old Mayan warrior named Totec who must work together in order to stop the evil spirit Xolotl and retrieve the Mirror of Smoke. Positives: Fantastic level design Great score Fun, challenging gameplay Great multiplayer Negatives: Cinematics suck Lackluster story Campaign:  The campaign is surprisingly…

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Iron Man 2 Review

Iron Man 2 is a 2010 superhero novel written by Alexander Irvine and published by Grand Central Publishing, serving as the novelization of the film of the same name.  With the world now aware that he is Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from all sides to share his technology with the military. He is reluctant to divulge the secrets of his armored suit, fearing the information will fall into the wrong hands. With Pepper Potts and “Rhodey” Rhodes by his side, Tony must forge new alliances and confront a…

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Top 10 Video Games of 2010

Thanks for checking out the post and enjoy our list of Top 10 Video Games of 2010.  Note: this post will be updated accordingly. 1. Fallout: New Vegas Developer(s): Obsidian Entertainment Publisher(s): Bethesda Softworks, Bandai Namco Entertainment Platform(s): PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows 2. Red Dead Redemption Developer(s): Rockstar San Diego, Rockstar North, Rockstar Leeds, Rockstar New England Publisher(s): Rockstar Games Platform(s): PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 3. Halo: Reach Developer(s): Bungie Publisher(s): Microsoft Game Studios Platform(s): Xbox 360 4. Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light Developer(s): Crystal Dynamics Publisher(s): Eidos Interactive Platform(s): Android, BlackBerry PlayBook, Google Chrome, iOS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 5. Assassin’s Creed…

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