Articles written by: Rod Petrie

Rich and Rod’s Pod #2: “The Bond Situation”

Rich and Rod’s Pod #2: “The Bond Situation”

The guys return for more cinematic chat, including further potshots at the Ghostbusters rehash, new actors as 007, the Assassin’s Creed movie, and also recommend some classics.

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Rich and Rod’s Pod #1: “Who Ya Gonna Call?”

Rich and Rod’s Pod #1: “Who Ya Gonna Call?”

Wow! Another new podcast series on our burgeoning network of entertainment delights! Rich and Rod jump on the bandwagon to bring us tales of films past, present and future. 

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GAMING GREATS: Duke Nukem Forever (2011)

GAMING GREATS: Duke Nukem Forever (2011)

Rod gets groovy with old Duke in this long-in-the-tooth shooter. Did it deserve more credit? 

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LICENSE TO THRILL?: The Mask (1995)

LICENSE TO THRILL?: The Mask (1995)

Jim Carrey’s comedy classic gets a video game makeover in this licensed SNES favourite. Rod puts on his best zoot suit to give it a whirl(wind).

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CULT CORNER: Prince of Darkness (1987)

CULT CORNER: Prince of Darkness (1987)

Rod revisits one of John Carpenter’s most undervalued efforts. It’s going to be biblical. 

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GAMING GREATS: The Secret of Monkey Island (1990)

GAMING GREATS: The Secret of Monkey Island (1990)

Thar she blows! Rod has an old-school adventure of high piracy on the PC.

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The Dark Side and the Light: Revisiting The Force Awakens

The Dark Side and the Light: Revisiting The Force Awakens

Well, it’s been out for a while now. Does Episode VII still cut it? Rod gives us a detailed analysis. 

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CINEMA CLASSICS: Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Rod returns to a galaxy far, far away for the greatest chapter. 

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May the Force Be With You: Revisiting the Super Star Wars Trilogy

May the Force Be With You: Revisiting the Super Star Wars Trilogy

Rod hopes he’s strong with the Force as he revisits a trio of challenging games from a galaxy far, far away…

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GAMING GREATS: Castlevania (1986)

GAMING GREATS: Castlevania (1986)

Rod sharpens a stake for Dracula with this NES classic. 

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