Dan Ewers


Writer, Reviewer, Nerd, and Chronically-Mediocre-Video-Gamer. Favourite fictional things include Neil Gaiman, Borderlands, Dark Sci-Fi, Dystopian Fiction and Fantasy Literature.


(Re) Watching the Watchmen: Dystopian Fiction and the Big Blue Superman

Arguably one of the best TV series of 2019 and prime binge-watching real estate, Watchmen (2019) offers the perfect mix of dystopian and superhero fiction to fill the hours. It is a show that grows an...

Bye-Bye Bojack: A Retrospective on Netflix’s Searching, Existential Comedy

As BoJack Horseman, Netflix's existential animated comedy comes to an end, it leaves a void in animated television that will linger for many years to come. Neither ending with a bang nor with a whimpe...

Why HBO and Sky UK’s Chernobyl Represents a Milestone in Historical Storytelling

As HBO and Sky UK's miniseries achieves widespread critical acclaim, earning a score of 9.6/10 on IMDB, a score of 96% on Rotten Tomatoes, and a score of 83 on Metacritic, Chernobyl represents a colos...

The Witcher Series Gets First Teasers Showcasing Its Three Protagonists

Netflix has issued a press release sharing the official social handles for its new The Witcher series, along with 'first looks' at its three lead characters: Geralt (played by Henry Cavill), Yennefer ...

Black Mirror: Season Five Review

Black Mirror, the dark sci-fi anthology series returns to Netflix with three new episodes for more tech-driven tales from the mind of critic, writer, and producer, Charlie Brooker. Episode 1 - Striki...

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