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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.

Netflix Drops New Trailer For The Crown Season Three

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The Crown returns to Netflix on Sunday, 17 November. I'm inexplicably excited about it because I was shocked when I found myself hooked on this monarchy-based drama. I thought it wouldn't be my cup of tea at all, but it's a great show! The monarchy is a total mess, much like modern-day Britain really.Season three kicks off with a...

The Boys Review: Amazon’s Fun Answer to the Marvel Universe

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I can't be the only one who got a little tired of the Marvel Universe, right? I wasn't even arsed watching the last instalment of The Avengers (don't worry, I'll get around to it). But let's be honest. Superhero movies and shows got a little tired. Even when The Boys first appeared in my Amazon Prime Video account, it...

Can’t Sign Into Xbox Live? You’re Not Alone

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UPDATE: They're back up and running with signins.Finally had some time to go try out this new casino in GTA so I booted up my Xbox. Strangely I was signed out of my Xbox Live account and even more strangely, I was unable to sign in at all. I took to Twitter to find I'm not alone. Is Xbox Live...

Crash Nitro-Fueled: A Blast from the Past!

There was only ever one karting game that has remotely managed to compete against the legendary Mario Kart series, and that's Crash Team Racing on the PSOne. Naughty Dog saw what Mario was on Nintendo, followed the formula and bang PlayStation success. It's one of those games that anyone from the original PlayStation remembers fondly and after the success...

Go Outside And Play: Six Things To See In Ireland

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Over the past few years, I’ve spent a handful of weekends touring Ireland. It’s really not enough because every single time I do take the time, I say “it’s the most amazing country to explore”. Do I though? Do I f…. That’s why RTÉ’s new mini docuseries really peaked my interest. I’ve watched Go Outside and Play on RTÉ...

The main announcements from E3 2019

That's it E3, the worlds biggest gaming show, is over for another year. The 3-day expo came to a close with some of the world's biggest publishers and console manufacturers showing the titles that will be coming out later in 2019 and beyond. Some games are announced for the very first time during the show, and many are available...

Simply the Best Racing Wheel: Thrustmaster TX Racing Wheel Review

There are three kinds of gamer:Gamers who game for fun and the story Gamers who prefer real-life simulation Gamers who land somewhere in the middleI'm the third kind. I like to enjoy my games, but given the right scenario, I love nothing more than a good simulator. Flight simulator with a flight control joystick was my game of...

Google Stadia: Which Games Will Launch In Ireland?

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The ultimate democratisation of gaming is here. Google Stadia will remove the need for games consoles, with Google hoping to do for gaming what Netflix did for movie rentals. Or perhaps, did to movie rentals. Serverside gaming means it doesn't matter what gear you have. All you need is a controller and a Chromecast along with a decent internet...

Google Stadia Will Launch in Ireland This November

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Time for some exciting gaming news. Google Stadia is officially launching later this year and even better still, it's coming to Ireland. Here's everything you need to know about the ultimate democratisation of gaming. What is Google Stadia? To be totally honest, I can see Google Stadia being the end of console gaming. The best way to describe Stadia is to...

Searching Movie Review: Every Parents Worst Nightmare

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Sky Cinema Premiere throws up some junk movies from time to time. In an effort to churn out regular premieres, Sky lets a few bits of junk make their way onto our screens. One of the latest movies to feature is Searching, but I've got to admit, it's quite good. What's Searching About? Searching is a 2018 thriller about a father...