Irish entertainment news

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.

FIFA 16 demo now available

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If you've been counting down the days to the new FIFA 16 game, just like we have, there is a new scratch for that itch. Today saw the launch of the FIFA 16 demo on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The launch of the demo, is really like pre-season in the real world of football. The FIFA 16 demo allows...

4 of Ireland’s funniest Facebook pages right now

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Smartphones and social media have given rise to the latest generation of celebrities in Ireland. For some strange reason, us Irish just seem to love a good Facebook page. Like, remember that time mass kicked off? We set out to find Ireland's funniest Facebook pages. Kilkenny: Fupin Eejits The Fupin Eejits are three Kilkenny lads who've nailed going viral. Actually, so much so...

4 signs ‘Top Gun 2’ is coming

For some time now there have been off-and-on rumours of a sequel to the 1986 classic Top Gun. A film that perfectly encapsulated elements of '80s culture and helped to launch the superstar careers of Tom Cruise and Val Kilmer, Top Gun is as beloved as ever 30 years after its release. So in some ways, a sequel makes...

Pokémon GO – Gotta catch ’em all

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There are 150 Pokémon, if anyone says otherwise they are simply not to be trusted. With that off my chest we can focus on the startlingly ageing fact that Pokémon Red and Blue are celebrating their 20th year since we first held that wonderful game in our young tender hands. We wasted hours if not days of our precious childhood...

What to watch after Making a Murderer

As if the Christmas hangover wasn't bad enough, I fear the vast majority of you out there have binged on the latest Netflix original Making a Murderer and now have no idea what to do with your life. We found ourself in the very same boat and did some digging to get us through until something else happens in the Avery...

MINI EMU: Retro Gaming Made as Easy as Pi

Whether it be Sonic, Streets of Rage or Super Mario, do you remember gaming in the good 'ol days? One of the latest Irish Kickstarter campaigns seeks to bring all those memories back to your TV. Emulation is a popular method of gaming. By downloading an Emulator, you can play games from consoles of days gone by on your computer or smartphone....

Irish app taking the App Store by storm

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Whether it's O' Leary versus Timofte or McGregor versus the world, we tend to back Irish. There is another to add to the list as Playnets by Irish gaming house Dakido has rip roared through the iTunes charts, being downloaded in over 40 countries and cracking top 10 and top 20 charts across Europe. Playnets is a simple romp that's...

Big Game Launches: Fallout 4

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It’s been a reasonably quiet year thus far for gaming, but the biggest titles of 2015 have yet to be released. We’re counting down the titles we are most excited about and have already looked at EA Sports' FIFA 16. Next up in our Big Game Launches series is the much anticipated Fallout 4. Fallout 4: What's it all about? To imagine the...

New on Netflix Ireland: Narcos

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Sex, drugs, and blood in the place of rock and roll, describes the latest Netflix Original series, with season one now available to stream. Feel like you're missing shows on Netflix? Get the Goos3DLetter straight to your inbox Pablo Escobar. Yep, you know the name. Narcos is basically based upon the exploits of Colombia's most notorious drug lord, also known as...

YouTube now supports Virtual Reality

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At the recent Web Summit, it was made abundantly clear that the likes what we consider futuristic technology, is in fact much closer than we may think. One fine example of this is virtual reality, which is now supported by YouTube. You'd be forgiven for thinking virtual reality may be here, but the headsets are far too expensive. Not the...