Category: Reviews

How should we honour the dead?

The Work of the Dead: A Cultural History of Mortal Remains, Thomas Laqueur, Princeton University Press. Saint Francis told his followers to throw his dead body on the...

A Strategy Game That’s Very Hard to Put Down

Review: Fire Emblem Three Houses Fire Emblem, a turn-based combat series that was in danger of being cancelled not so long ago, was effectively reborn when Fire Emblem...

Work and family as a theological dilemma

Spoiler Alert: This piece references a YouTube video entitled Perfectly Natural, from the Dust Channel. You can watch this 12 minute short film here before reading....

Where do we find our identity?

Review: Alita Battle Angel Starring: Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Mahershala Ali, Jennifer Connelly Robert Rodriguez may not be a household name, but...

Faith to be “an important part” of Cyberpunk 2077

The highly-anticipated upcoming videogame Cyberpunk 2077 will feature faith as “an important part”. according to a recent interview. According to an interview, which...

A Buddy Cop Comedy That Delivers

Review: Stuber Starring: Dave Bautisata, Kumail Nanjiani, Iko Uwais, Betty Gilpin, Mira Sorvino, Natalie Morales, and Karen Gillan In a season of crowded cinematic...

A bruising final quarter

Review: The Final Quarter Australia is famously a sports loving nation. We see in sport a microcosm of life. The sporting contest provides a stage on which competitors...

Alan Moore Retires From Comics

Legendary comics creator Alan Moore appears to be done with the industry. Moore’s fabled 1980s series Watchmen led to a resurgence in comics aimed at mature readers....

Creation Groans

Falter: Has the human game begun to play out? Bill McKibben, Black Inc. Clear, Bright Future: A radical defence of the human being, Paul Mason, Allen Lane. Losing Earth:...

The king has returned

Review: The Lion King (PG) Donald Glover, James Earl Jones, Seth Rogen, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter The King has returned and thankfully the original magic that kept The...