Showing posts from September, 2016

Empire Season 3 Episodes 1 & 2 Review

Every time I watch this show I get more and more disappointed, I felt like they had a good start with season 1 but it just went downhill from there. When Empire first debuted, there was no show like it and while it had some flaws with story / plot, it was very entertaining especially the music. I didn't like Bunky's ghost scene because I feel like it takes the realism out the show but the finale was good. Season 2 was a convoluted mess, its like they ran out of ideas and there was no constancy. They introduced too many characters, random things kept happening, they made jail seem like a fun place, cookie in a gorilla suit?! I don't know who thought all of that was a good idea, on top of that the season 2 finale barely made sense. I didn't understand why Hakeem's fiancĂ© would leave him because this guy messed up the wedding. 

      So they left on another cliffhanger, Rhonda or Anika, really I was hoping that both of them fell because they're characters are …

Nintendo Wii U & Nintendo NX

Having only played the Wii U a couple of times, I feel funny calling it a failure but it basically ended up in the same situation as the PS vita - a device that came out at the wrong time. Now there is a lot of speculation about the NX and whether it will be more powerful than the ps4 or cartridge based or portable / hybrid. No matter what it is, this is most likely Nintendo's last shot at making a console, and if it's not successful I don't think we'll see another one from them.

I think Nintendo was overconfident from the Wii sales when they put out the Wii U, they forgot what made the Wii a success in the first place - it was accessible to everyone. When they introduced the tablet controller , it became inaccessible, it was complicated , it wasn't simple like the Wiimote. They basically alienated the casual fans and only had the hardcore fan base left to purchase (the casual consumer didn't even know it was separate console).

Nintendo NX is most likely going …