The Flash: The Haunting of Barry Allen Review

The Flash: The Haunting of Barry Allen is a 2016 superhero novel written by Susan Griffith and Clay Griffith and published by Titan Books.  Based on the Warner Bros. tv show The Flash, the plot follows Barry Allen aka the Flash who enlist the aid of Oliver Queen to deal with five members of Barry’s Rogues Gallery. Positives: Great characters Descriptively written Compelling story Good pacing Well-written action Negatives: Flat antagonists Plot: The story follows Barry Allen as the Flash as he attempts to stop Central City from being destroyed by five…

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Magi: Adventure of Sinbad Review

Magi: Adventure of Sinbad is a 2016 action adventure Japanese anime created by Shinobu Ohtaka and directed by Yoshikazu Miyao, starring voice performances by Daisuke Ono, Akira Ishida, Tomokazu Sugita, Ai Kayano, Katsuyuki Konishi, Yōko Hikasa, and Takehito Koyasu. Set as a spin-off/prequel to Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic and based on the Adventures of Sinbad manga, the story follows young warrior Sinbad sets who himself on the path to his destiny, encountering both friends and foes, and changing the world on his way. Positives: Interesting story Good animation style Good voice performances Negatives: Exceptionally…

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Batman: The Telltale Series Review

Batman: The Telltale Series is a 2016 superhero graphic episodic adventure video game developed and published Telltale Games, released for Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.  The plot follows the exploits of Bruce Wayne, billionaire-by-day who fights crime at night as Batman, who must stop Gotham City from falling into anarchy of the rise of the Children of Arkham. Positives: Great voice performances Great soundtrack Compelling story Great characters Negatives: Occasional freezes Occasional lag Long loading times Campaign: The campaign is quite extensive…

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Kubo and the Two Strings Review

Kubo and the Two Strings is a 2016 3D stop-motion fantasy action-adventure film directed by Travis Knight, starring Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Ralph Fiennes, Rooney Mara, George Takei, and Matthew McConaughey.  The plot revolves around Kubo, who has magical powers, who is accompanied by Monkey and Beetle, he must subdue the Sisters, Raiden the Moon King and his army of evil spirits. Positives: Good visuals Great voice performances Good music Great characters Compelling story Negatives: n/a Plot: The story starts off with Kubo taking care of his ill mother, Sariatu.…

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Minecraft: Story Mode Review

Minecraft: Story Mode is an episodic point-and-click graphic adventure video game developed and published by Telltale Games, and released for Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.  Based on the sandbox video game Minecraft, the game centers around a new character, named Jesse, who can be either male or female, as they and their allies attempt to save their world by defeating the Wither Storm. Positives: Terrific characters Great soundtrack Extensive campaign Very compelling story Great voice performances…

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The Best Movies of 2016

Welcome to yet another great post here on NarikChase.com.  In this post we’re listing the best films of 2016 and believe us there have been quite a few.  Some of the most prominent films surrounding comic book (Captain America: Civil War, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice) as well as some really good science fiction films (Arrival, Spectral), fantasy (The Jungle Book, Kubo and the Two Strings), and animation (Zootopia, Moana, Finding Dory). This list will continuously be updated.  1. The Jungle Book Rating: 4 out of 5 Director: Jon…

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Vote For Best Comic Book Movies of 2016

The year of 2016 definitively has had some really awesome comic book movies and if there is anything that we like it is a great comic book movie. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Directed by: Dave Green After facing Shredder, who has joined forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and henchmen Bebop and Rocksteady to take over the world, the Turtles must confront an even greater nemesis: the notorious Krang. X-Men: Apocalypse Directed by: Bryan Singer After the re-emergence of the world’s first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the…

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Resident Evil: The Final Chapter Review

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter is a 2016 science fiction action horror film directed by Paul W. S. Anderson, starring Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts, Ruby Rose, Eoin Macken, William Levy, and Iain Glen.  Loosely based on the video game series of the same name, serving as the sixth and final installment in the Resident Evil film series the film follows Alice and her friends who are betrayed by Albert Wesker, who gathers the entire forces of Umbrella into one final strike against the apocalypse survivors. Positives: Great characters…

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Warcraft Review

Warcraft is a 2016 action, fantasy film directed by Duncan Jones (Source Code), starring Travis Fimmel (Maggie’s Plan), Paula Patton (Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol), Ben Foster (X-Men: The Last Stand), Dominic Cooper (Captain America: The First Avenger), Toby Kebbell (Fantastic Four), Ben Schnetzer (Pride), Robert Kazinsky (Pacific Rim), and Daniel Wu (Into the Badlands).  Based on the game and novels of the same, the plot follows the peaceful realm of Azeroth which stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: Orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. Positives:…

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The Rezort Review

The Rezort is a 2016 zombie horror film directed by Stever Barker, starring Dougray Scott (Mission: Impossible II), Jessica De Gouw (These Final Hours), Martin McCann (The Survivalist), and Claire Goose (Secret Smile).  After a global zombie war, the living dead are confined to a luxury island resort and hunted by tourists on safari — until the security system fails. Positives: Interesting story Great makeup effects Good performances Negatives: Lackluster characters Lackluster performances Lackluster characters Poor script Poor direction Plot: After a global zombie war, the living dead are confined…

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