Anime, ARTICLES, Cartoons, Fantasy, Shakyra Dunn, superheroes, Television Series

My Hero Academia – Review

I decided to cover a popular anime, My Hero Academia, which is a shonen anime. Shonen anime refers to young boys under the age of fifteen. Thus, shonen anime and manga are aimed at that demographic. A lot of these anime and manga have a young male hero and are focused on action, adventure, and fighting. My Hero Academia follows this archetype by exploring Izuku “Deku” Midoriya quest to become a hero.

ARTICLES, Fantasy, Gods/ Goddesses, Luna Nyx Frost

Hermes Greek God

In ancient Greece Thebes was nicknamed the city of thieves being home to the shady characters of the ancient world. Many heroes went to the city hoping to make a name for themselves. It’s no surprise that many of the town believed in a God that was the trickster and messenger of the Gods named Hermes. This winged shoe God was prayed to by travelers and by those that considered themselves to be thieves.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K Rowling
ARTICLES, Emberly Lily Summers, Fantasy, Film, Harry Potter, Mermaids, Novels & Series, Wizards & Magic, writing

Mermaids in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Luna was the first to introduce me to the realm of Harry Potter. I was sold on the idea of possessing magic and even more excited of the existence of a school for wizards. During middle school I was beginning to lose my sight and had lost interest in reading, so having a book Luna and I enjoyed helped me find a new love for reading. Despite the series being set in a fantasy realm the scenery come from inspirations from London, England.

ARTICLES, Cartoons, Emberly Lily Summers, nintendo, Television Series, Video Games

Pokémon Fan

Every kid that grew up in the 1990s holds some nostalgia for the things they loved during that time. For me it was Saturday morning cartoons. I had just gotten into anime after watching sailor Moon and was intrigued by the idea behind Pokémon. Pokémon featured portal pocket monsters that a trainer could hunt and collect to battle against Pokémon. The series is still running strong with new characters, songs, and challenges for the characters to endure.

Unforsaken - Cassie Laelyn
ARTICLES, Authors, Cassie Laelyn, Emberly Lily Summers, Fantasy, Novels & Series, writing

Unforsaken by Cassie Laelyn

Growing up, Cassie was fortunate enough to live in many different places across Australia, and had a childhood filled with crazy adventures. Now though, she calls coastal Queensland home, with her husband and two super energetic boys. As a teen, Cassie has been borderline obsessed with the paranormal world. She has a passion for crafting stories involving otherworldly characters, where strong loyalty, passion and redemption, blend across every page.

ARTICLES, Cartoons, Comic Books, Emberly Lily Summers, Fantasy, Film, Marvel, Reviews, superheroes

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Film Review

Spider-Man is a huge iconic character within the Marvel Universe appearing in numerous Marvel comics and was added to the Marvel’s cinematic universe (MCU) by being introduced in Marvel’s Avengers: Civil War in 2016. Many Spider-Man fans have accepted the third attempt of bringing the character to the big screen after Sam Raimi and Marc Webb adaption of the character.

ARTICLES, Fantasy, Gods/ Goddesses, Luna Nyx Frost, Novels & Series

Nyx the Goddess of Darkness

Many know of my enjoyment of ancient mythology to the point where the middle part of my name is a dedication to the Greek Goddess of the night. Nyx was one of the first Gods created in the universe and is the mother of numerous minor gods. She is one of the few goddesses that is feared by Zeus and is part of the cycle between day and night time.

ARTICLES, Cartoons, Disney, Fables/ Folklore, Fantasy, Film, Luna Nyx Frost

Pinocchio: Wooden Doll to a Real Child

Many fables have found a home within the creative videos of Walt Disney. One that is known throughout generations is the tale of a wooden puppet becoming a real boy. The tale was created into an animated film by Disney but there has been other artistic creation of the tale. Besides being an animated feature, Pinocchio has been a live-action film, animated film, and adapted from novels.

Goblin Slayer
Anime, ARTICLES, Cartoons, Fantasy, Monsters, Reviews, Shakyra Dunn, Television Series

Goblin Slayer

There are various types of anime in ant genre making it easy to find one to suit any palate. Even with fantasy and paranormal all sub-genres are covered to suit any gender or age group. I was intrigued by the design of Goblin Slayer and decided to give it a try. Featured below are my thoughts after watching episode one of the series.

ARTICLES, Comic Books, Fantasy, Film, Gods/ Goddesses, Reviews, superheroes, Winter Lawrence

Aquaman – Film Review

It’s no surprise that cinemas feature superhero films each year with its growing popularity. DC comics has always kept up with Marvel comics, one of its biggest competitors by producing numerous movies and television shows featuring the characters from their comic books. Currently, Aquaman is in theaters and I have decided to give it a review.