Ricky D Fernandes

April 7, 2018
A Way Out Split Screen

‘A Way Out’ -The Art of the Split Screen and the Long Tracking Shot

A Way out is loaded with cinematic effects that in the hands of someone less professional than Josef Fares could have come across as the work of an amateur.
April 2, 2018
Bill and Ted Review

‘Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure’ – Wyld Stallyans Rule

Since its release in 1989, Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure inspired a sequel (Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey), a Saturday morning cartoon, a comic book series, and launched actor Keanu Reeves into movie stardom.
March 21, 2018

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing! Ricky D FernandesSome people take my heart, others take my shoes, and some take me home. I write, I blog, I podcast, I edit, and I design websites. Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Goomba Stomp and […]
March 20, 2018

‘Kirby Star Allies’ — Will Win Old Fans and New Fans Alike

Director Shinya Kumazaki injects such charm and wit, such personality and nostalgia -- evident in the animation, storybook settings and pitch-perfect use of the remixed Kirby tunes -- that it's easy to forgive its shortcomings.
March 10, 2018
Goomba Stomp Newsletter

Introducing Goomba Stomp’s Newsletter

If you want us to keep you updated with the latest news, reviews, videos, and features on our website, but prefer to have it delivered directly to your inbox, then you're in luck. After two long years we've finally created The Goomba Stomp Newsletter.
March 7, 2018

‘Lowlife’ – One of the Best Movies You Will See This Year

'Lowlife' is modern exploitation done right, and a film destined to find a cult following. It’s unbelievably entertaining, outlandishly funny, and sincerely touching — and that is what ultimately separates it from Tarantino’s 'Pulp Fiction.'
March 4, 2018

Games that Changed Our Lives: ‘Earthbound,’ the Greatest Story Ever Told in a Video Game

Chock full of odd charm and humour in a genre that usually takes itself a little too serious, Earthbound is one of the weirdest, most surreal video games you'll ever have fun playing.
February 25, 2018

Games that Changed Our Lives: ‘Street Fighter II’ – Hanging at Arcades, Causing Trouble and Kicking Ass

Day after day, Street Fighter II became more than a pass time – it became an obsession. I went from playing the game during my lunch breaks to after school – and on weekends, and at times even skipping class to practice my skills.
February 24, 2018

One of the Best Video Game Soundtracks is Getting a Special Release

Kid Koala (aka Eric San) is preparing to release the Floor Kids Original Video Game Soundtrack on April 27th via Arts & Crafts – a 42-track project featuring 71 minutes of original instrumental hip-hop and break music.
February 14, 2018

‘Owlboy’ – Don’t Pass up the Opportunity to Experience Such a Work of Staggering Imagination

Owlboy is one of the best games in years – consistently charming and surprising, with an ending open to interpretation that will have fans theorizing long after the credits roll.