Documentary, Film Reviews

REVIEW: What Drives Us (2021)

If we were to look at Dave Grohl’s directorial efforts as an unofficial trilogy on the humane qualities of music, then it seems fitting that What Drives Us feels like the culmination of his previous observations. From tracking what keeps the recording process full of…

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PLAYCast: Episode 4 – The Next Generation

Microsoft and Sony are heading into battle. Call of Duty is going to the Cold War. Join Sam, Rhys and Nick as they look at the final PlayStation 5 showcase, their day one pickups and thoughts on the Black Ops Cold War alpha. Available on: Spotify, Apple…

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PLAYCast: Episode 3 – Be The Hero

With the release of Marvel’s Avengers last week, Sam and Rob look at the difficulties of adapting superheroes into games, the genre’s successes and it’s future. Available on: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Anchor, Podbean,  Podtail + Stitcher We would love to hear your feedback, so please let us know your thoughts…

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REVIEW: SKATER XL

In the evolution of the eight generation console wave, the absence of the skateboarding genre has been felt by a dedicated fanbase that still yearn for the experiences that EA and Activision provided with their Skate and Tony Hawk franchises, respectively. The seemingly last nail…

Crime, Drama, Film Reviews

REVIEW: Ghost (2020)

The debut feature can be a frightening proving ground for new filmmakers. Filmmaker Anthony Z James, despite any limitations regarding gear or budget, forgoes this worry with Ghost standing as an impressive debut. Sporting a charming DIY approach, Ghost is an interpersonal day in the…

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OUR CONSOLE: PlayStation Portable

The luxury of portable gaming has become somewhat of a grail type crusade for the technological giants of the gaming industry. Is the pleasure of a full gaming experience actually attainable from a pocket sized perspective? Or is it just a short lived gimmick? Whilst…