MOVIE REVIEW

For the Love of Spock, a look at two halves of one man, Leonard Nimoy and Mr. Spock. Why did we like this movie so much? Read it and find out!

Dan Aykroyd’s first script for Ghostbusters was set in the future and the Ghostbusters had normal jobs, such as paramedics and firemen.

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CASTING COUCH

Have you ever thought to yourself, I could cast that movie or tv show? Well so have we and this is the place where we do it. Our casting couch features some of our favorite games, comics, books and more! We choose the cast we think would look best on screen. Take a look, and let us know what you think!

Games We're Playing

Wondering what games are occupying our time? Take a look at all the different types of games, both new and old, that our staff is playing.

Wednesday's Comics

New comic books hit the shelf every Wednesday. Don’t miss out, keep up to date here. We’ll even highlight we have on our pull lists.

MOVIES & SHOW REVIEWS

Retro Review: Vexille

From the production team that brought us the latest Appleseed film, Vexille is an action packed sci-fi thriller that’s nothing short of a visual feast. Appleseed producer Sori make his return to the director’s chair for this heart pounding look into a Japanese society…

Casting Couch: Scalped

Scalped, from writer Jason Aaron and artist R.M. Guéra, was a 60 issue Vertigo series that followed the life of Native American's on the Prairie Rose Reservation. It was a gripping look at life on the reservation, and what people had to do to survive. To say that this...

Shows You’re Not Watching, But Should Be

Now we admit, some of here at 8 Bit Soul watch a lot of tv. From sports, to news, to comedies to dramas. We tend to watch it all, well most of it. There are plenty of shows we stay away from. Those god awful singing competitions, dance...

Guardians of the Galaxy

Director: James Gunn Producer: Kevin Feige Writers: James Gunn, Nicole Perlman Studio: Marvel Running Time: 122 minutes Stars: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan,...

Sukiyaki Western Django

If you’re a fan of both westerns and samurai films, then Japanese director Takashi Miike's, Sukiyaki Western Django, will be right up your alley. The movie is a tribute to Spaghetti Westerns, especially Sergio Leone's A Fistful of Dollars...

TV Spotlight: Caprica

In its heyday, Battlestar Galactica was garnishing rave reviews. It was one of the best shows on television, from the writing to the cast fans were treated to spectacular episodes. So why not take the chance to give the fans something new, but still relevant to the...

Iron Man 3

I've long been a fan of Iron Man, back in the days when he was a drunken fool that nobody really cared about. Then the powers to be at Marvel felt that he would be the perfect character to kick off their newly conceived Phase 1 of the Marvel...

Hemlock Grove

Netflix proved that a quality television show doesn't need to be aired on a network in order for viewers, and critics alike, to adore it. Earlier this year, at a Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said...

Oblivion

If there's a danger to the sci-fi genre it's that sometimes it can be too smart for its own good, or at least in the case of Oblivion, it thinks it is. Think of it as a mish mash of sci-fi epics like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Moon, with...