Melissa Wellham is a weekly blogger for SBS PopAsia, writing about all things geekly. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @melissawellham.

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'Electric Dreams' is like 'Black Mirror' lite. ‘Lite’ on existential crises, that is, not quality.
Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams is like Black Mirror lite. ‘Lite’ on existential crises, that is, not quality. But don’t worry, there’s still existential ponderings and philosophical questions aplenty. Electric Dreams is a science-fiction...
Robot uprising, anyone?
Blade Runner 2049 is a beautifully shot, exceptionally aesthetically pleasing sequel. In many ways, it’s almost a replica of the original film, but it doesn’t quite have the soul. And that’s how this replica and replicants differ. The beat...
Discovery is boldly going where no Star Trek show has gone before!
Star Trek: Discovery is boldly going where no Star Trek show has gone before: airing for the first time on streaming services. CBS and Netflix released the first two episodes of Discovery together, and will be releasing one episode a week ...
We ship Punpool.
Deadpool and The Punisher don’t exactly have a lot in common. Sure, they both have painful pasts and fall into the anti-hero category more than many of their Marvel contemporaries. But as characters they inhabit very disparate comic book w...
With 'Thor: Ragnarok' hitting cinemas next month, we thought we’d catch up on Thor’s latest comic incarnation…
Thor: Ragnarok, directed by Taika Waititi, will be hitting (or should that be smashing? Or perhaps pummeling?) cinemas next month. But the Chris Hemsworth-y Thor hasn’t been worthy enough to wield the hammer for a while in the comic book u...