Mortal Kombat Annihilation and 16-Bit Pale Ale

How are video games able to be so cinematic in nature but turning one into a film usually ends badly? Outside of the Resident Evil movies has any property been successful? In 1995 Mortal Kombat opened and started a bid for worldwide dominance not seen since those darn Ninja Turtles. What followed two years later […]

Shogun Assassin and Akari Shogun

In Tokugawa era Japan a great samurai, Itto (Tomisaburo Wakayama), served his Shogun well. There was no one better at relieving heads from fool’s necks. That was until the old Shogun got paranoid and had the Itto’s wife killed. Ordered to commit suicide by the Shogun, the Lone Wolf escapes with his son, Daigoro, and […]