The Terminator Movie Review
Movies / November 30, 2015

The Terminator [DVD] The Terminator’s been out for a rather long time and I must have watched it countless times in the past. However I got a new 4k TV a few months ago and decided to watch it. I know the PS4 doesn’t upscale to 4K but that didn’t matter. My new TV gave the movie a new sense of depth and colour that you just wouldn’t expect from a movie made in 1984. The plot of the the movie is well known. Sarah Connor is a normal everyday young woman, waitressing to earn a living. Unknown to her she is also the soon to be mother of future human resistance leader John Connor. She is targeted by Skynet that sends a Terminator back in time to eliminate her. If she dies John Connor will never have been born and thus humanity will perish. Fortunately a lone soldier; Kyle Reese is sent back to protect her rescuing Sarah just in time from the clutches of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s character. The two find they are attracted to one another and share an intimate night that leads to Sarah becoming pregnant. The Terminator is relentlessly in its persuit of the pair and…

Fallout 4 PS4 Review
Games / November 27, 2015

Fallout 4 (PS4) Fallout 4 is a post-apocalyptic open world game from Bethesda Game Studios set in a future that has been decimated by nuclear war. If like me you have played previous titles before Fallout 4 then you will know pretty much what to expect. In this case you are a dweller of vault 111, frozen as the bombs dropped above, with your wife or husband and child. At some point you are defrosted but only long enough to see your spouse killed and your baby stolen in front of you while you are locked inside a freezer unable to help and are soon refrozen when the kidnappers leave. Of course you’re not frozen forever and soon walk out into the hellish, wasteland of the Commonwealth to find your child and avenge the death of your spouse. Having played previous titles I found it was more like I was slipping back into Fallout 4 rather than playing an entirely new game; Fallout 4 is after all set in the same universe so I wasn’t expecting a vast difference. As you would expect the commonwealth is a vast wasteland full of ruins, settlers, raiders, ghouls and monsters all of whom…