The One About TV Sequels

Too much of good thing is bad? Who said that, ever?!

We can never have enough of some stories, be it TV shows or films, that’s why we have reboots and sequels! Whether they surpass the original in terms of quality and/or popularity is debatable, but they sure do get the viewer excited to see some of their favourite characters back on the screen. Continue reading “The One About TV Sequels”

The Princess Diaries: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex

Even as I write this, I’m a little annoyed at myself for being so caught-up in Her Royal Highness Meghan, Duchess of Sussex’s fairytale romance. I blame a large part of my curiosity on Google and it’s incessant updates regarding their nuptials (no Google didn’t give me these updates because I kept searching Meghan Markle, I’m a fan of Suits, a tv show she used to be a part of), the rest is all me. 😛 Continue reading “The Princess Diaries: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex”

Interview with a Cosplayer

Picture Courtesy: Neel Bose

Ever wondered about the people who dress up as characters in Comic Con? Who are they and how did they come to be? Got too many questions? Let me help you out with that!

Cosplayer is a word formed by merging the words ‘costume play’ where people dress up as specific characters and represent them in plays and conventions. There is a lot that goes into becoming a cosplayer from picking a character to making the costume to playing the part.

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Sirens, Pirates, Mermen and More…

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐

“A prince may be the subject of myth and legend,” he explains, “but he can’t live in them. He should live in the real world, where he can create them.” He looks solemn. “You should pay less mind to fairy tales, Elian, or that’s all you’ll become.”

When he leaves, I think about whether that would be awful, or beautiful. Could it really be such a bad thing, to become a story whispered to children in the dead of night? A song they sing to one another while they play.

The literary fiction world is being dominated by YA authors popping in on the scene left right and center. Amidst this overcrowded genre, the sub-genre of retold fairy tales has carved a niche for itself and authors like Sarah J. Maas and Renee Ahdieh have ensured that mark won’t fade away with the passing of time. Continue reading “Sirens, Pirates, Mermen and More…”

What’s some money in a game?

Are Micro transactions necessary?

Are you a gamer?

Come on, I’m sure you’ve played some games on your PC or your PS4 or even on your phone. Don’t be afraid to admit to that. We all do it. We play when boredom strikes or when all hell breaks loose and most importantly when we do not have Wi-Fi! But have you ever wondered what the ‘In –app purchases’ are meant for?

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What’s ‘super’ about Krypton?

Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐

SyFy’s Krypton does all that it can to hook you into the world of Els and Zods, yet something is still amiss. The ambitious show has debuted in the absolute right time, this is the Golden Age of comics! With time by its side and audience ripe for picking, why hasn’t the show fared the way The Flash, Arrow and Supergirl have? Pressing questions right?!

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Caraval Book Review

Book Name: Caraval

Author: Stephanie Garber

Genre: Fantasy, YA

Publisher: Flatiron Books

Publication Date: January 31, 2017

Ratings: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

“Welcome, Welcome to Caraval! We want you to get swept away, but be careful of being swept too far away…”

That’s exactly what happened to me. I got swept too far away in the world of Caraval with no ways of getting back, only to patiently wait for the next book – which, luckily for me came out in a few months.

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