October 29, 2014

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Extended Edition – Details of the New Scenes

Please note that this article contains spoilers. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Extended Edition includes twenty five minutes

October 28, 2014

LOTRO Update 15 to Launch on 5th November

Massively reported today that Update 15 for LOTRO will be released on 5th November. This is the third

October 27, 2014

Contains Moderate Peril Episode 164: The Farmers Always Win

On this week’s Contains Moderate Peril podcast, Brian makes a welcome return after a short sabbatical, joining Sean and I.  The

October 25, 2014

The Damned (1963)

The Damned starts as a curious delinquent youth drama (a popular theme at the time) and then over

October 24, 2014

Classic Movie Themes: Zeppelin

Zeppelin is an often overlooked, World War I action movie made in 1971. Michael York plays a British

October 23, 2014

Gaming Semantics Again

Language is an evolutionary thing. It changes over time, reflecting the needs of the culture that use it. Furthermore,

October 22, 2014

Fury (2014)

One of the things that immediately strikes you when watching Fury is its credibility and realism. The film

October 21, 2014

The Enigma of 2001: A Space Odyssey

“Stanley Kubrick’s philosophically ambitious, technically innovative and visually stunning cinematic milestone returns to UK cinemas this November as

October 20, 2014

Contains Moderate Peril Episode 163: One Goat, One Vote

Welcome to the one hundredth and sixty third Contains Moderate Peril podcast. Sean and I continue our conversation with fellow

October 19, 2014

Bragtoberfest 2014 – Moderate Phil and the Fudge Monkeys

As I have gotten older I have become an increasingly insular gamer. Even when I’m logged into a

October 18, 2014

London Film and Comic Con Winter 2014

Today’s London Film and Comic Con (Winter) at Earls Court was a hive of activity featuring  talks, merchandise, photo

October 17, 2014

Shadow of Mordor Photo Mode

I was sceptical about Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor when it was first announced. Let it suffice to say