Originally posted 2015-09-23 12:30:42. Title: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Published: August 16, 2011 Pages: 374 Genre: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Dystopia Kid Friendly Rating: 14+ for some trash talk language that includes the F-word; video game violence. Click here for the Common Sense Media Rating. 

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Originally posted 2015-09-05 12:21:42. Title: The Book of Life Director: Jorge R. Gutierrez Release Date: October 17, 2014 Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy MPAA Rating: PG Running Time: 95 minutes Starring: ● Diego Luna ● Zoe Saldana ● Channing Tatum Kid Friendly Rating: A good Disney analog is the animated Hercules (1997). The film delves significantly into…

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Originally posted 2015-07-01 16:00:47. Title: The Book of Three Author: Lloyd Alexander Published: March 12,1964 Pages: 217 Genre: Fantasy Series:  The Chronicles of Prydain Kid Friendly Rating: Ages 8+ (Reading level is the main reason)

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Originally posted 2015-06-25 15:38:26. Title: Rifts Developer: Palladium Books Platform(s): Tabletop RPG Release Date(s):1990 – Present Genre: Sci-fi/Fantasy Players: As many as a GM can emotionally handle. Kid Friendly Rating: Perhaps 10, if rules are kept light and the appropriate setting is used. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and After the Bomb could be a fun setting considering the relevance of…

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Originally posted 2015-06-24 15:58:29. Title: Off to be the Wizard Author: Scott Meyer Published:  March 18th 2014 Pages: 372 Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Humor Series:  Magic 2.0 Kid Friendly Rating:  10+ Mild Language worst being “bitchin”, mild cartoony violence. A mention or two of sexual things, but nothing really notable and they are not overt. There are some references to 80’s…

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Originally posted 2015-05-23 12:28:28. Title: Labyrinth Director: Jim Henson Release Date: June 27, 1986 Genre: Musical, Fantasy, Adventure, Family MPAA Rating  – PG Running Time: 101 minutes

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  Title: Kushiel’s Dart Author: Jacqueline Carey Published: September 5th 2003 by Tor Fantasy Pages: 1015 Genre:Fantasy/ Young Adult / High Fantasy/ Adult/ Fiction/ Romance Series: Kushiel’s Universe #1 Kid Friendly Rating: 18+ Not for children Synopsis: The land of Terre d’Ange is a place of unsurpassing beauty and grace. It is said that angels…

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Series: The Underland Chronicles Titles: Gregor the Overlander; Gregor and the Prophesy of Bane; Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods; Gregor and the Marks of Secret; Gregor and the Code of Claw Author: Suzanne Collins Published: 2003 – 2007 Pages: 336; 320; 304; 352; 416 (from Amazon data, but I think these are based on small pages with a…

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Title: Fant4stick(Fantastic Four) Run Time: 100 Minutes Studio: Fox(Marvel) Rating: PG-13(Minor Violence and Language) Grade: D+ Synopsis: A young Reed Richards(Miles Teller) has been awarded an offer to join the Baxter Foundation for his work on a cymatic matter shuffler, a teleporter. Put alongside some of NYC’s brightest and youngest scientists, Teller and company crack inter-dimensional travel….

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I have been waiting for Open Beta to launch since I discovered this game on my Steam Queue. For as long as I can remember, I have been obsessed with pets, and once I started playing World of Warcraft and was introduced to BM Hunters, my world was forever changed.  Sadly, my passion for WoW…

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Title: As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales From the Making of the Princess Bride Author: Cary Elwes Length: 245 Published: 2014 —— “Mawwage..Mwwage is what bwrings us togevah today. Mawwage, that bwessed awwangement, that dweam wifin a dream…” If this quote doesn’t put a smile on your face, this review isn’t for you. If you’re still…

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Watchmen(Graphic Novel Review) Written By: Alan Moore Illustrations By: Dave Gibbons Rating: R Synopsis (No Spoilers) Reminding you that comic books aren’t just for kids, Alan Moore’s graphic novel Watchmen is mystery thrill-ride for any adult reader. Set in an alternate version of 1985, the United States and Soviet Union are on the brink of…

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Title: The BFG Author: Roald Dahl Published: 1982 Pages: 240 Genre: Fairy Tale/Adventure Kid Friendly Rating: 6+ Click here for the Common Sense Media guide! The book may be a bit violent by current kid’s book standards considering the Giants’ general habit of eating humans, but it is not any more grisly than many traditional fairy tales….

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Jessica Jones Series Review Netflix Original Series Grade: B Synopsis (No Spoilers): Delving deeper into the Marvel Universe we’re treated to meeting the delightful (sarcasm) Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter). A cold, rude, alcoholic personal investigator, Jones spends most of her nights chasing cheating husbands around Hell’s Kitchen. Only requiring the slightest background in comic books…

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