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Warcraft: The Beginning Review

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Warcraft is the long-running real-time strategy game franchise turned into an MMORPG themepark experience as developed by Blizzard Entertainment. The franchise revolves around the war between members of the Alliance of Humans, Dwarves and Elves against the Horde armies comprising of Orcs, Trolls and other monsters. This movie, Warcraft: The Beginning, details the plot of the Orc incursion into Azeroth through the Dark Portal while also going through the Human armies own concerns with their guardian hero. The adventures of the Kirin Tor mage, Khadgar, are the primary focus of this film. As a bit of a warning, you would be best to think of this film as an alternative retelling of the events in Warcraft and treating it as … Continue reading

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The Heroic Legend of Arslan Season 1 Part 1 Review

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Hiromu Arakawa, best known for her work on Fullmetal Alchemist, has released a new manga series called Arslan Senki. This manga series has since been adapted into an anime series by the same name, but is released as The Heroic Legend of Arslan here in the western market. The story follows the young prince of Pars, Arslan, during a time of strife and war in his kingdom. Considering the story is set over 52 episodes, and that this collection only covers 13 of those, some people might find that this particular section isn’t as meaty as most anime series at this point. The story begins with our Prince, Arslan, being instructed in the ways of the sword. But first, before … Continue reading

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