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Jason Alvarez

Co-founder of CultureHead. I'm not much of a writer but I am a good talker.

GAMING

Back 4 Blood is Missing What Made Left 4 Dead

A recent dev interview with Game Informer has brought some critical info for Turtle Rock’s Black 4 Blood. My initial concerns were the threat of microtransactions. Turtle Rock Studios confirmed the game’s card system won’t be locked behind microtransactions. However, new ones arose as the developers spoke about the game’s direction, especially surrounding their PVP, […]Read More

GAMING

Exploring Resident Evil: Village’s Use of Horror Genres

A look into the many genres of horror in The latest Resident Evil  Major Spoilers ahead;  With eight main games, plenty of beloved remakes and spin-offs, Resident Evil at its core has always been survival horror. Resident Evil Village continues this tradition but in its own way, utilizing different types of the genre throughout its many […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It Review

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It is the third major installment of The Conjuring film franchise and the 7th in the franchise universe. The third film is based on an actual murderer, Arne Cheyenne Johnson, who pleads not guilty because of demonic possession. Spoiler alert that doesn’t work. Neither does this film.  I […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

One Piece World Top 100 Final Results

In celebration of the 1000th chapter of One Piece, one of the longest-running series ever, Shueisha (Publishers of Shonen Jump) And Eiichiro Oda (Author and Mangaka of One Piece) started the World Top 100 Poll. Every fan across the world could vote for their favorite One Piece characters and rank them globally after months of […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

Invincible’s Finale Is The Most Brutal in Superhero TV

Brutal Spoilers Ahead Fans of Invincible have been waiting with bated breath for this moment. This shocking finale is an adaption of Robert Kirkman’s Invincible #12. Omniman’s betrayal of Earth and Mark’s decision to defend it leads to a climactic and brutal battle across the United States. It’s the comic series’ most pivotal, most shocking, […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

How Marvel and DC Comics play Gatekeeper to New Fans

Being a newcomer to comics and trying to enter Marvel or DC comics universes is an incredibly frustrating experience. The off-chance that someone sees a Marvel movie and wants to follow up with the actual comic book series is rare.  However, what exactly are Marvel and DC comics doing to entice new readers to their […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

Mortal Kombat: Bone-Crunching and Groan Inducing

Deadly Spoilers ahead. I was incredibly excited about the new Mortal Kombat movie. I broke down the trailer and ranked the main games all in anticipation for it. I was looking forward to seeing what a modern adaptation of the series would be.  The storyline of the first game is pretty straightforward. Bad guys in […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

Isaiah Bradley, Sam Wilson, and The Shield

If you never read Truth: Red, White, and Black by Robert Morales, do yourself a favor and read it. It’s about Isaiah Bradley, the first Captain America, and he was a Black man. A forgotten hero that fought during WW2 in covert operations that would not reach the history books. His identity, his existence, is […]Read More

ENTERTAINMENT

Home #1 Review

Julio Anta‘s Home #1 begins as a real-life drama depicting an authentic immigrant experience of a mother, Mercedes, and her son, Juan. They are escaping the violence plaguing their home in Guatemala City and seeking a better life in the United States. The journey is treacherous and long. With beautiful art by Anna Wieszczyk, we […]Read More

GAMING

Every Original Mortal Kombat Game, Ranked

With the Mortal Kombat reboot coming out later this week, (check out my trailer breakdown here.) I decided to rank all the main games in the franchise. That’s the 11 main games ranked from worst to best, skipping the spin-offs no matter how good—or bad—they are.  11. Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe (2008) The MK […]Read More