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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.

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...

What is EA Access?

What is EA Access
Founded in 1982, Electronic Arts (EA) have survived more than a few changes in the gaming industry. One of the most recent shifts in the industry has been towards direct purchases from your console. Spotting the trend shift, EA created EA Access, a hybrid between Netflix and popping down to your local GameStop.Only Xbox One users need apply So the name...

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...

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...

6 Signs You’re Addicted to Netflix

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It's usually when the "Are you still watching" question pops up in Netflix that we all briefly question how many more episodes is acceptable to watch in one night. Here's the 6 signs that show you are addicted to Netflix. (Click images if they don't move)1. Watching an episode a week feels wrongBack in the day, people could only...

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...

Who will play who in the Making a Murderer Movie

Making a Murderer Movie
If you haven't already seen Making a Murderer you know you can try Netflix for free right? Netflix are bound to eventually make this into the most epic of all courtroom movies, but who'll play who in the eventual Hollywood blockbuster that will be the Making a Murderer Movie? Please note, from here on in there will be spoilers.Steven Avery...

Making a Murderer: Anonymous Account a Fake

Anonymous Making a Murderer
Following a spate of articles from reputable sources such as The Next Web and a supporting Twitter account, many believed that infamous hacktivist group Anonymous were hot on the heals of the men the internet believes framed Steven Avery. It would appear that the internet's excitement and desire to have more information on the Making a Murderer case has lead...

What’s on Netflix: Making a Murderer

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Once upon a time, Netflix provided us with a selection of well known TV shows and movies, however in recent times the online streaming service have began churning out top quality original programmes. One of the latest such programmes is Making a Murderer, and boy is it amazing. Making a Murderer surrounds the true story and court case of Steven...

Google – Awaken the Force Within

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Indeed, the world has gone Star Wars mad to the point where everyone needs a Chrome extension to block movie spoilers. Google are involved in one of the coolest features to emerge from the blockbuster movie release that is Star Wars: The Force Awakens, as they have created an interactive mini game called Awaken the Force Within. Google are known...