Animation Break: The Hollow S1 (Spoilers!)

Western animated kids shows are sometimes hit or miss with me, but sometimes, there comes along a show that intriguing and just up my alley, that I can’t help but take note of it. And recently,  I couldn’t help but notice that Netflix has been churning out some pretty interesting animated offerings for kids. “The Hollow” is a great animated show geared towards tweens, with an interesting … Continue reading Animation Break: The Hollow S1 (Spoilers!)

Animation Break: The Dragon Prince S1 (Spoilers!)

Good animated shows that appeal  to both adults and kids are hard to find, so, when one comes that is very much up my alley, I immediately take a chance on it. Ever since “The Dragon Prince” was first announced,  I was excited about it, especially as it’s creative team includes “Avatar: The Last Airbender” veterans Aaron Ehasz and Giancarlo Volpe. While the first season on Netflix is way … Continue reading Animation Break: The Dragon Prince S1 (Spoilers!)

Book Review: The Return of the King by JRR Tolkien

Just as every great story has a beginning, every great story also has a great ending. The difficulty with the last book in a series or in the season finale of a television show is that you don’t want the story to end just yet; and you hope beyond hope that the writers will be able to wrap everything up and give you a satisfying … Continue reading Book Review: The Return of the King by JRR Tolkien

The Kat’s Guide: A Quick Guide to “The Lord of the Rings” Trilogy (Movie + Books)

For most fans of the fantasy genre, whether it be in literature or cinema, there is no denying that JRR Tolkien’s “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy is the best of the genre. In the realm of fantasy literature, this epic story defined it and influenced authors who would go on to create epic works of fantasy of their own; and in the realm of … Continue reading The Kat’s Guide: A Quick Guide to “The Lord of the Rings” Trilogy (Movie + Books)

Updates: January 2018 Highlights & February 2018 Preview

This year, as I am in the habit of reviewing all the events, the things that I did, and all the things that I liked and disliked for each month as it goes by, I decided to do a version of that over here. In these update posts, I will be doing a rundown of everything that happened to me in the month with regards … Continue reading Updates: January 2018 Highlights & February 2018 Preview

TV Review: Trollhunters Season 1

Since last year, I have been pleasantly surprised to discover that Netflix and Dreamworks have been teaming up to come up with quality animated shows, that can be enjoyed by both kids and adults alike. First, it was the remake of “Voltron: Legendary Defender”, a remake of an old anime; and now, there is Guillermo del Toro’s “Trollhunters”. For me, as a fan of animated … Continue reading TV Review: Trollhunters Season 1

Update Post: Goodbye 2016, Here’s To 2017!

Finally, it’s that time of year again, when everyone takes a step back in order to reflect on the year that was, and to look forward to the year that will come. This year, we lost several great legends and luminaries in the entertainment industry, but among all of them, the ones that hit me the hardest were Alan Rickman’s and Carrie Fisher’s passing. Rickman, … Continue reading Update Post: Goodbye 2016, Here’s To 2017!

TV Review: My Girlfriend is a Gumiho (Kdrama) (Spoilers!)

I can’t believe that it’s only been a little more than a month since I’ve last posted anything here. I keep on telling myself that I’ll post, but I keep on forgetting, or sometimes, I’m busy or I’m having fun with friends or family that I end up with no time for posting. So, for the meantime, I’ll leave you with one out of the … Continue reading TV Review: My Girlfriend is a Gumiho (Kdrama) (Spoilers!)