X-Men: Legends(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review X-Men: Legends for the PlayStation 2. This game follows the story of a young mutant named Alison Crestmere (Magma) as she helps the X-Men save the world from Magneto as well as from General William Kincaid.

The protagonists in this game are comprised of Alison Crestmere (Magma)(mutant power: the ability to Manipulate and Control volcanic activity and Lava skin), Scott Summers (Cyclops)(mutant power: Optic Energy Blasts), Logan (Wolverine)(mutant powers: Accelerated Healing, Heightened Senses and Adamantium Claws), Hank McCoy (Beast)(mutant powers: SuperHuman Strength, Speed and Agility), Peter Rasputin (Colossus)(mutant powers: Super Strength and Titanium skin), Emma Frost (White Queen)(mutant powers)(Telepathy and Diamond skin), Remy LeBeau (Gambit)(mutant power: Kinetic abilities), Bobby Drake (Iceman)(mutant powers: the ability to Generate and Manipulate ice/Ice skin), Jean Grey (mutant power:Telepathy and Telekinesis), Jubilation Lee (Jubilee)(mutant powers: PyroKinetic abilities), Kurt Wagner (Nightcrawler)(mutant power: line-by-sight Teleportation), Elizabeth Braddock (Psylocke)(mutant powers: Telekinesis, Telepathy and PsychoKinetic Manipulation), Anna Marie (Rogue)(mutant power: the ability to absorb the memories, abilities & powers of those she touches) & Charles Xavier (Professor X)(mutant power: Telepathy).

The antagonists in this game are comprised of General William Kincaid, Erik Lehnsherr (Magneto)(mutant power: the ability to Manipulation and Control metal), Raven Darkholme (Mystique)(mutant power: Shape-Shifting abilities) & Shadow King (mutant powers: Telepathy as well as Possessing others).

In conclusion, This game follows a new chapter in the lives of the X-Men in their quest to protect humanity (Humans & Mutants).

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LEGO Marvel: SuperHeroes 2(Preview/Review)

Hello, my name is Charles & I’m here to talk about the upcoming PlayStation 4 game LEGO Marvel: Super Heroes 2 which is a direct sequel to the PlayStation 3 & 4 Games LEGO Marvel: Super Heroes.

 

This game takes place 4 years after the events of the 1st game in a new setting called Chronopolis which spans across 18 different locations in the Marvel universe, some of which consists of Asgard, K’un-L’un, Attilan, a Hydra empire, a Noir version of New York City, Knowhere, an alternate Medieval timeline, ancient Egypt, the Old West, planet Hulk & New York City in the year 2099 as you try to stop Kang the Conqueror’s attempt to conquer the universe through the manipulation of time.

 

The cast of heroes in this game consists of A-Bomb (Blue Hulk), Ant-Man, Giant-Man, Black Cat, Black Panther, Black Widow, Blade (DayWalker), Captain America, Captain Marvel,Ms. Marvel, Daredevil, Dr. Strange, Drax the Destroyer, Elektra (Noir), Falcon, Gamora, Red Hulk, Ghost Rider, Groot (Baby/Adult), Hawkeye, Hulk, Iron Fist, Iron Man, Luke Cage, Moon Knight, Red She-Hulk, Rocket Raccoon, She-Hulk, Spider-Gwen, Spider-Man, Spider-Woman, Star Lord, Thor, Vision, War Machine, Wasp & White Tiger.

 

The cast of villains in this game consists of Attuma, Baron Zemo, Carnage, Crimson Dynamo, Dr. Octopus, Dormammu, Electro, Enchantress, Fing Fang Foom, HobGoblin, Green Goblin, Hela, Howard the Duck, Kang the Conqueror, Kingpin, Klaw, Kraven the Hunter, Loki, Madame Hydra, Man-Ape, M.O.D.O.K., Mysterio, Red Skull, Rhino, Ronan the Accuser, SandMan, Scorpion, Shocker, TaskMaster, the GrandMaster, Venom, Vulture, Winter Soldier & Yellow Jacket.

 

In conclusion, this game is due for release on November 14, 2017 tomorrow & I of course believe this game will be Marvel’s greatest achievement in video games to date.

History of Batman

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Since I was young I have always been a big fan of Batman from the various tv shows, the movies, and of course the comics. The character has had such an impact on me that I would like to show you the history of Batman while also sharing with you my personal history with the character as well.

Batman was created in 1939 by Bob Kane and Bill Finger. With the success of Superman, it prompted the editors at National Comics Publication to request more superheroes for their titles. In a direct response, Bob Kane created The Batman. Both Kane and Finger based the character off of fictional characters such as Doc Savage, The Shadow, Dick Tracy and Sherlock Holmes. Finger came up with the name Bruce Wayne, which was inspired by Scottish patriot Robert Bruce. Other inspirations for the character were The Mask of Zorro and The Phantom.

Batman made his official debut in March 1939 in Detective Comics #27. Batman proved to be such a hit character that in 1940 he received his very first solo title.  By 1940 both Batman and Superman had become the epitome of their company’s success. Both characters were featured side by side in World’s Finest comics which debuted in the fall of 1940. Over the course of several issues, many staples of the Batman mythos were added including Batman’s utility belt, the BatPlane and in issue #33 Batman’s Origins were revealed.

In Detective Comics #38, Batman’s kid sidekick Robin was introduced. Robin was created based on Bill Fingers suggestion that Batman needed a “Watson” to talk to. The first issue of Batman’s solo title introduced two of Batman’s most famous villains: The Joker and Catwoman. During the early days of Batman there was a story where Batman would shoot giant monsters to death. That story would prompt editor Whitney Ellsworth to decree that Batman would no longer kill or use a gun.

By 1942 most of the basic elements that we know about Batman had been established. During World War II, DC Comics had adopted a postwar editorial direction which focused less on social commentary and more on lighthearted fantasy. It became apparent when The Batman comics which had previously featured a bleak and menacing world of the early 1940s, had now featured Batman as respectable citizen that had now inhabited a bright and colorful environment.

During the 1950s Batman was one of the few superheroes to be continually published at a time when interest in the superhero genre had began to wane. In the storyline The Mightiest Team in the World which was featured in Superman #76, the story features Batman and Superman teaming up for the very first time.

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Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You! (Preview)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to preview the upcoming movie Pokemon: I Choose You!

 

This is the 20th Pokemon movie as well as a remake of the 1st episode of the original Pokemon series and  of the same name no less.

 

This movie features returning characters consisting of Ash Ketchum (the main character) and his partner pokemon Pikachu, Samuel Oak (a pokemon professor), Nurse Joy (a pokemon doctor) and the recurring villains of the entire series Jessie, James & their talking pokemon companion Meowth.

 

This movie also features new characters exclusive to this movie consisting of Sorrel (Ash’s new travel companion & a pokemon professor in training) and his partner pokemon Lucario, Verity (Ash’s new travel companion) and her partner pokemon Piplup, Bonzi (a mysterious old man), Cross (an arrogant trainer & Ash’s Rival) and his two partner pokemon Incineroar & Lycanroc (midnight form) as well as the legendary pokemon consisting of Ho-Oh (the pokemon equivalent of a Phoenix) & Marshadow (a new legendary pokemon exclusive to this movie).

 

In conclusion, I believe that this movie is a celebration/anniversary towards the entire Pokemon game/TV series franchise and will have an US dubbed showing in US theatres for a limited time on Sunday, November 5 & Monday, November 6 this year.

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Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite(Preview)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to preview the upcoming game Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite for the Playstation 4, XBox One & Microsoft Windows.

 

In my opinion, this is definite sequel towards Mortal Kombat VS DC Universe. But this time it involving characters from both the Marvel comics universe & the Capcom games universe.

 

In this game, Ultron (Marvel comics) allies itself with the Maverick villain Sigma (Mega Man X) and together the use the power of the Infinity stones to merge themselves into Ultron Sigma as well as forcefully merge their respective universes together. Thus the heroes & villains of both Marvel & Capcom unite to save their universes and themselves from Ultron Sigma.

 

The heroes & villains of Marvel consist of Black Panther (hero), Captain America (hero), Captain Marvel (heroine), Dr. Strange (hero), Dormammu (villain), Gamora (heroine), Ghost Rider (hero), Hawkeye (hero), Hulk (hero), Iron Man (hero), Nova (hero), Rocket Raccoon (hero), Spider-Man (hero), Thanos (villain) and Thor (hero).

 

The heroes & villains of Capcom consist of Arthur (Ghosts ‘n Goblins) (hero), Chris Redfield (Resident Evil) (hero), Chun-Li (Street Fighter) (heroine), Dante (Devil May Cry) (hero), Firebrand (Ghosts ‘n Goblins) (villain), Frank West (Dead Rising) (hero), Jedah Dohma (Darkstalkers) (villain), X (Mega Man X) (hero), Mike Haggar (Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3) (hero), Morrigan Aensland (Darkstalkers) (heroine), the Nemesis (Resident Evil) (villain), Rad Spencer (Bionic Commando) (hero), Ryu (Street Fighter) (hero), Strider Hiryu (Strider) (hero) and Zero (Mega Man X) (hero).

 

In conclusion, I believe that this game will be an even bigger success than Mortal Kombat VS DC Universe in all manner of entertainment.

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Spider-Man

Spider-man has been my favorite superhero since I was 11 years old.

He appeared as a comic book character in 1962 created by Stan Lee, the creator of the Avengers like Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, the Mighty Thor, and Captain America. Even the X-Men.

 Spider-man started out as a normal nerdy high school teenager named Peter Parker. He lived with his Aunt May and Uncle Ben growing up in Queens, after his parents died in a plane crash.

He had a difficult life fitting into high school, dealing with bullies like Flash Thompson and Peter’s family never had much money.

One day his life changes forever, he and the other students are on a field trip to a science lab for tech research. Once there, a spider that got exposed to gamma radiation came down and bites Peter.

At first he thought he was dying, but instead it gives him spider powers that make him a different person.

When he starts using his powers, he couldn’t handle it at all, he was selfish with it. He was reckless at the time.

Peter realizes that the spider that bit him was radioactive.

He developed web shooters that shoot out of his wrist to catch objects.

His Uncle Ben then teaches him lessons about responsibilities and tough choices by figuring things out and getting advice from a person or suggestions. Even inspiration. Uncle Ben told his nephew he was different from the world.

While he was looking through his magazine, Peter thought he could get money by using his powers. He read that anyone who stays and beats the wrestler in 3 minutes wins. He made a homemade costume and a mask to hide his face to go into the ring.

He won against the brute wrestler, but he got just a bit of the money. He was upset about it, he just wanted to have fame. He didn’t even bother stopping a burglar that robbed the fight promoter’s office. The police officers didn’t catch him on time.

They asked Peter why they let him go, he said “It’s not my problem. It’s yours.”

When he got back home and saw police cars surrounding his house. He learned that his uncle was shot and killed by a burglar who broke into his house.

Driven by vengeance, Peter decides take down the burglar by switching his old homemade costume to a new fancy costume. He traps him in the warehouse and beats him.

When he looked at his face, he realizes that the burglar was the same man who robbed the fight promoter’s office and killed his Uncle Ben. Peter restrains him in webs and the police took him away after.

Feeling guilty and responsible for letting a burglar loose and having his uncle dead, he finally learned what it means to be a man and decided to use those powers for good after hearing his uncle’s powerful words “With great power, comes great responsibility”.

And now the legend was born, Peter Parker took the name SPIDER-MAN.

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Transformers: The Last Knight(Preview)

 

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to preview the upcoming movie Transformers: The Last Knight.

 

This is the 5th live-action Transformers movie as well as the final film in the Transformers franchise.

 

The cast of Transformers: The Last Knight consists of Optimus Prime(Autobot Leader), Bumblebee(Autobot Scout), Hound(Autobot Commando/Field Medic), Drift(Autobot Tactician/Samurai), Megatron(Decepticon Leader) and Grimlock(Dinobot Leader).

 

Also, this movie introduces us to both Optimus Prime’s Creators and HotRod(Bumblebee’s French accented brother-in-arms) as well as reintroduces us to Barricade(Decepticon Scout) from the 1st Transformers movie.
In conclusion, I personally believe this movie will bring a climatic finish to the Transformers film franchise as well as teach us how important it is to value everyone’s existence and not just your own.

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