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Entertainment is much more than just Glenroe on a Sunday evening these days. We look at the latest movie trailers and Netflix binge-worthy shows to bring you the best entertainment news.

13 Reasons Why Review: A totally binge-worthy high school drama

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Have you ever had one of those days that never seems to end? When finally they do, you're so worn out, broken and just ready for bed that you collapse on your couch. 13 Reasons Why is perfect for evenings like this. Though, with the heavy nature of the show it would probably be better to leave it for...

Irish PlayStation VR Launch: First look and release information

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What else would you be doing of a Tuesday evening except getting hands on with the latest VR headset at the Irish PlayStation VR launch. We've already looked at the heavy hitters in the VR space, like HTC Vive, and the entry level experiences, like Samsung Gear VR and Freefly VR. In the middle of it all, there was this...

We’ve been to Token in Dublin. Spoiler alert, it’s amazing

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I remember a few years back when Lyrath, a five-star hotel in Kilkenny, opened for the first time. Joe Dolan played and the crowds swarmed into an unfinished venue. It was a disaster, with door handles coming off and cars getting beached after parking on grass. In Dublin, there's a brand new bar currently in a Beta phase after only...

FeiyuTech Vimble 2 Review: The Perfect Gimbal for Most

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I'm a massive fan of gimbals. These little gadgets hold your phone steady when recording video shots. I'd argue they are fast becoming a holiday essential. The videos you record with a gimbal look stunning. So ahead of the Dublin Smartphone Film Festival, I got to thinking. If there was one accessory that could up your movie making game,...

HTC Vive: Review

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Oculus were one of the main companies innovating virtual reality technology, yet much of the buzz around this new media platform comes thanks to the HTC Vive. We have experienced the Vive first hand and here's what we think. Background of the HTC Vive Many of you will be more than familiar with Taiwanese manufacturer, HTC. They have been a leading...

Experience Review: The Stella Theatre – A Trip Back in Time

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Going to the cinema isn't much of an experience these days. Messy seats, crap nachos and popcorn which, if bought by the ton, would require a mortgage style loan. Thankfully, retro is hot right now and it's leading to some great alternatives. Token is one of the coolest experiences in Dublin with great food, beer and tons of retro...

VR Games: Gunjack – EVE review

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Gunjack is a spin-off title from the enormous EVE Online series, designed from the ground up for virtual reality. EVE Online EVE Online boasts one of the largest online gamer bases in the world, with over half a million users subscribing to the game. The game sees players participate in several different in-game professions from mining to piracy, where the goal is...

FIFA 18: The Most Beautiful Game

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The beast is back! Quite possibly the biggest video game franchise in the world has returned with it's the latest instalment and in short FIFA 18 delivers in bucket loads. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QV7PK8AVEKA While Konami has doubled down on PES, improving its on-field mechanics and fluidity we still find it difficult to look beyond FIFA each year for some very simple reasons. All...

Spiderman Homecoming Review: Third Time Lucky for Spidey?

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Spiderman Homecoming represents something of a watershed for MCU. Yes, there have been Spidey movies before Homecoming. But this represents Marvels first run out with one of their most iconic characters. How did they get on? Read on. But be warned, there are some (minor) spoilers! What's it all about? Spiderman Homecoming kicks off with some back story for the Vulture,...

Rogue One spoiler free review

Rogue One is finally here, and it was refreshing..... where do I begin? The Rogue One story Rogue One tells the story of how The Rebels got a hold of the evil Empires Death Star plans in Episode IV A New Hope. Given the massive scale of such a powerful battle station, it is difficult to see how a rather small...