Great Treasures at Gametraders – July 2012

It has been a while since we have given an update on our favourite store, so here are some of the goodies that are available this month!!

TRADING CARD GAMES

Gametraders Blacktown is your one-stop shop for Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, Vanguard and Magic: The Gathering.   The store is even holding weekly competitions for each of these games.   The Yu-Gi-Oh comps have been running the longest, with a special month long-competition occurring in store for the month of August, with special prizes available at the end in addition to the regular weekly prizes.   Magic and Pokemon tournaments have recently started, with Vanguard also set to commence this Saturday.   Feel free to write to Revenge of the Film Nerds, or talk to the friendly staff at Gametraders, for more details.

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The Amazing Spider-Man – A Review by Film Nerd

Director: Marc Webb

Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Sally Field, Martin Sheen

Synopsis: A reboot of the successful Spider-Man film franchise that many considered had come too early, this version follows the story from the original comic source much more closely.   Similarities with Sam Raimi’s original film do exist, but these are always inescapable.   Webb here manages to make a film that is clearly distinguished from its predecessors.   Time shall tell which version, if either, proves the most popular.

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