The year is 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and his five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered, outgunned and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.Continue Reading "Review: Fury"
2014 will long be remembered as the year of the remasters, with The Last of Us, Halo and Grand Theft Auto V receiving next-gen upgrades. Not to mention that the majority of this year’s AAA titles have failed to live up to their high expectations (see Titanfall and Destiny).Continue Reading "25 Video Games To Look Out For In 2015"
In recent years, horror films have been heavily criticised for their reliance on CGI in an attempt to scare audiences. “The Babadook” is a refreshing reminder that the horror isn’t just about what viewers see on screen, but what they feel.Continue Reading "Review: The Babadook"
Following the success of the Tomb Raider remaster in early 2014, Square Enix announced that Sleeping Dogs would also be receiving the next-gen treatment in the form of the Definitive Edition. The Hong Kong-based Grand Theft Auto clone proved to be one of the surprise hits of 2012, but can you teach an old dog new tricks?Continue Reading "Review: Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition"
“The Judge” sees big city lawyer Hank Palmer (Robert Downey Jr.) returning to his childhood home following the death of his mother. It’s not long before Hank and his brothers discover the car belonging to their father and the town’s judge, Joseph (played by Robert Duvall), has been damaged. It later emerges that the damage was the result of a fatal hit-and-run incident. During the legal process, Hank reconnects with his estranged family, as a number of secrets are revealed.Continue Reading "Review: The Judge"
As the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo arrived in the UK, it was Example who went down a storm this past Tuesday at the Academy in Newcastle.Continue Reading "Review: Example – Live Life Living Tour (Newcastle)"