Kyle Barratt

The world is full of mysterious creatures whose existence spark constant debate. Scotland have the Loch Ness monster, North America have big foot and the Himalayas have the Yeti but none can hold a candle to England's mythical beast. The Kyle Barratt has eluded scientists for decades, many doubt he even exists and is really a man from Ealing named Carl. Yet time and time again proof arrives in the form of completed and well written articles.
  • Why you should read Mark Frost’s Twin Peaks books

    The television industry is very much in a phase of recycling old shows in the hope of cashing in on fandom and the nostalgia audiences have for them. There have been failures (Heroes Reborn) and successes (The X-Files) but the return of Twin Peaks was something different from this...
  • Celebrating a Decade of Assassin’s Creed Part 2: 2013 to 2017

    What follows is the continuation and conclusion of my in-depth look at the first decade of the video game series Assassin’s Creed from Black Flag’s bold new direction to the recently released Assassin’s Creed: Origins. If you’ve not read the first part which charts the rise of the franchise...
  • Celebrating a Decade of Assassin’s Creed Part 1: 2007-2012

    For the past two console generations, Assassin’s Creed has been a premier title in AAA gaming. Ubisoft’s biggest franchise is made up of a barrage of different ideas that on paper you just wouldn’t think would work. Part modern day sci-fi conspiracy thriller, part historical epic and part high...
  • Revisiting Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood

    Originally Published 4 April 2017 The following article is not your standard game review. It’ll be informal and tangential and aimed at an audience already fairly familiar with the game in question. Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. The difficult second album. Yeah sure, Assassin’s Creed 2 was the second in the...
  • How Thor: Ragnarok Got Me Invested In The MCU Again

    Spoilers for Thor: Ragnarok incoming. About 4 years ago I was obsessed with the MCU. No doubt the bright colours and myriad of explosions kept my then teenage brain engaged but the characters and stories felt fresh and exciting. Then my enjoyment of the film series trailed off. I...
  • What Rian Johnson’s New Star Wars Trilogy Could Be

    Star Wars is here to stay. Sure, the franchise has lasted 4 decades but the following few years will cement the uncomfortable and existential fact that we will all die before seeing the franchise conclude as Disney keep us hooked on their unique blend of space opera. But hey,...
  • Hopes For Ozark Season 2

    Spoilers for Ozark season 1 incoming. While everyone else was bingeing the much anticipated second season of Stranger Things last week I was finally finishing one of Netflix’s other hit shows: Ozark. I’m late to the party I know but my love for Ozark came quite late on. Initially...
  • Why Video Game Prices SHOULD Rise

    There hasn’t been a video game related story for quite some time that has triggered an emotional reaction in me quite like EA shutting down Visceral Games. I’ve been a fan of Visceral Games for some time now, I’ve written about my love of Dead Space recently, and I...
  • Before the Storm is the Fire Walk with Me to Life is Strange’s Twin Peaks

    Spoilers incoming for the first episode of Life is Strange: Before the Storm, the entire first season of the original Life is Strange game, Twin Peaks, Fire Walk with Me and Twin Peaks: The Return. In its first season Life is Strange proved itself to be incredibly cineliterate. The...