Release roundup: Baba Yaga, Conarium, King Arthur: Knight’s Tale & Project Starship X

Where the first two weeks of 2021 were very quiet in terms of new releases, the second half of the month has certainly made up for that. Here are four that perhaps escaped your attention but are well worth checking out. Continue reading “Release roundup: Baba Yaga, Conarium, King Arthur: Knight’s Tale & Project Starship X”

Insert Coin review

First released for home audiences late last month through the Alamo on Demand platform, the arcade gaming documentary film Insert Coin heads to additional VOD platforms very soon. Coming to Amazon, iTunes, Vudu, Vimeo on Demand, Google Play, Xbox, and PlayStation, it’s a release that those who are nostalgic for the classic arcade experience will want to check out. Here’s why. Continue reading “Insert Coin review”

Insert Coin – Director Interview

As an outlet that covers the worlds of film and videogames, few things get us more excited than a good documentary about videogames. The recently released film “Insert Coin” dives into the arcade history of the Midway brand that had such a big impact on arcade gaming in the 1990s as they built on their (and Williams’) classic arcade legacy from the 1980s. It’s an era that older games fondly remember and one that helped shape today’s videogame landscape. We’ll share our review of the film soon, but also had a chat with its director Josh Tsui – which we’re sharing with you here. Continue reading “Insert Coin – Director Interview”

From Bedrooms to Billions: The PlayStation Revolution review

The third entry in the “From Bedrooms to Billions” series of documentaries is about to be publically released, and we couldn’t wait to take a look at “The PlayStation Revolution”. Here’s what we thought and why this is another excellent expose of videogame history. Continue reading “From Bedrooms to Billions: The PlayStation Revolution review”