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When Movies and Video Games go Hand in Hand

Ever since the dawn of video games there have been tie-ins with movies. Take, for example, the cult classic Robocop, released in 1987. It was set in the (then) near future in Detroit, Michigan which has become a dystopia on the edge of collapse due to high crime and financial ruin with big companies like […]

Spider-Man Games: With great power comes great gaming opportunity

If you’ve been feeling a little unusual recently then don’t panic – chances are it’s just your Spidey sense that’s been tingling in anticipation for the webslinger’s new film, Spider-Man: Homecoming. This is the third reboot of the franchise in the last 16 years and features rising British star Tom Holland, who plays a young […]

Solving the Mystery of Why We Like Mysteries!

Ever decided to sit back and relax in front of a good mystery movie or TV drama? You’re not alone. Most of us have done it; and there’s something exhilarating about it which keeps us all gripped. There’s an element of crossover, too, with many horror and psychological thrillers also coming into this category and […]

Jurassic World 2: What We Know And What We Hope

Since the release of the original Jurassic Park in 1993, the franchise has grown in scale and fandom. With Jurassic World 2 – known as Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – on the horizon, expected June 8th 2018 in the UK, Steven Spielberg’s beloved dinosaur franchise continues to evolve. The issue being debated is its unstable […]

Feeling Social but Uneager to Go Out? Here are the Top Social Video Games

Gaming can be a mechanism for many things, but in the past, it was never considered an apparatus for being social. That’s definitely not the case in the ’10s though and although there’s nothing wrong with being a lone gamer and pitting your wits against a computer, the social aspects of games can provide much […]

Wonder Woman Is Finally Here: Are You Ready For It?

Is it June yet? The first of June marks the day that we will finally be able to see director Patty Jenkins‘ Wonder Woman movie for ourselves. The title role will be played by Gal Gadot, who is of course no stranger to the titular character, having played her as a supporting role in many […]

Where Have Western Movies Gone?

Where Have Western Movies Gone? John Wayne’s Academy Award-winning movie True Grit was released in 1969 and took the box office by storm. It was considered that the remake of the movie in 2010 was going to perhaps resurrect western movies, bringing back a rebirth of Texas rangers, sheriffs and cowboys to the film industry. […]

Is Gaming Really a Costly Hobby? Well…

It is not obvious whether gaming is an expensive or cheap, as far as hobbies go. It is certainly not as costly as skiing or as throwing diamonds into the sea – if that is anyone’s hobby – but it is not without its requirements; it’s certainly a lot more expensive than, say, bird watching. Below […]

Pop Culture Icons Re-Imagined – as Slot Machine Games

Across the board, well-loved parts of pop culture have a way of sprouting up in unexpected places. Google Harry Potter memes and you will find such a range of weird and wonderful images that you would need a Pensieve to store them all. Just so, games become films and films become games. Books give rise […]

Bitcoin In Film: How the Cryptocurrency is Impacting Cinema

As technology continues to evolve, so too does the film industry. This symbiotic relationship is certainly impressive as we as an audience get to watch science fiction slowly become reality as the ever-developing tech makes movies more enthralling than ever. One of the most interesting relationships that we’ve seen emerge over the past few years is […]

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