Day: 10 June 2018

Muse bring stadium rock to Tennessee for Bonnaroo’s epic Friday

June 10, 2018

2018’s Bonnaroo kicked into full gear Friday and as is the custom for this Summer Midwestern festival it was a hot one. But the sweltering sun and lack of clouds didn’t keep the bands and fans from having an incredibly packed fun filled day.  Muse Muse was Friday’s big headliner and in their first ever trip […]

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Festival Photos: Bonnaroo Highlights Day One ft. Muse, Sheryl Crow & more – Manchester, Tennessee

June 10, 2018

Bonnaroo has been celebrating its 16th anniversary out in Tennessee this weekend, with a line up that has been nothing short of epic. From honouring Tom Petty‘s musical legacy with a special Super Jam, to the likes of Muse, Sheryl Crow and more putting on unforgettable sets of their own – there’s been plenty for music fans to get […]

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E3 2018: CD Projekt Red shows off the first look at Cyberpunk 2077

June 10, 2018

Are you ready for the most hype trailer of E3 2018 so far? CD Projekt Red’s long gestating Cyberpunk 2077 finally got its moment at the Xbox E3 2018 press briefing, closing out the show in extremely awesome fashion. Check out your first glimpse of the game after the jump.

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E3 2018: Gears of War 5 is on the way

June 10, 2018

You didn’t think you’d get away without a Gears of War announcement did you? Gears 5 is coming and Xbox dropped the first look at the game today at their E3 press briefing. Check out the cinematic and gameplay trailers after the jump.

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E3 2018: Rico is still getting shot in Just Cause 4

June 10, 2018

Oh Rico, you can’t take a trick can you? Everyone’s favourite wingsuit gliding, grappling hook weilding, freedom-enabling, unkillable human wrecking ball is back in Just Cause 4.

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E3 2018: There’s a new Battletoads game on the way. This is not a joke.

June 10, 2018

Just announced at the Xbox E3 press briefing, a brand new Battletoads game is coming to Xbox One. No, we are not kidding.

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E3 2018: Dying Light 2 revealed during Xbox E3 press briefing

June 10, 2018

Dying Light 2 just had its world premiere at the Xbox 2018 E3 press brief and it looks grislier, scarier and parkour-ier than ever. Check out the trailer after the jump.

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E3 2018: Naruto’s gonna fight Frieza in Jump Force

June 10, 2018

Jump Force, a video game cross over of all your favourite anime characters from shows like Dragon Ball Z, Naruto, One Piece and even Death Note, made a bit of a splash at the Xbox E3 press brief this morning. Check out the hype reel after the jump.

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E3 2018: Devil May Cry 5 is finally, actually on the way

June 10, 2018

In an interesting meeting between the rebooted DmC title and the original Devil May Cry series, Capcom have formally announced Dante’s return in Devil May Cry 5.

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E3 2018: Brand new skate title Session revealed at Xbox press brief

June 10, 2018

I know everyone was hoping for a Skate 4 announcement at E3 this year but in lieu of that, a solid skateboarding game will do. Session was revealed at the Xbox briefing this morning and it looks like it might scratch that skateboarding itch.

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E3 2018: The Division 2 is taking the fight to Washington DC

June 10, 2018

Ubisoft have finally opened up about The Division 2 at this year’s Xbox E3 briefing, showing off a reveal trailer and a substantial chunk of gameplay.

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E3 2018: Forza Horizon 4 heads to Britain

June 10, 2018

Microsoft’s premiere arcade racer Forza Horizon 4 is heading to Britain, with new features and an entirely new environment.

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E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts 3 gets a new trailer

June 10, 2018

Following yesterday’s release date reveal, Kingdom Hearts 3 has dropped a new trailer during the Xbox E3 2018 press briefing.

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E3 2018: New Metro: Exodus trailer here to give Fallout 76 a bit of competition

June 10, 2018

Fallout 76 isn’t the only post apocalyptic shooter at E3 this year. Metro Exodus was announced at E3 2017 and is back this year with a new trailer that dropped during the Xbox E3 press briefing.

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E3 2018: Terry Crews returns for yet another Crackdown 3 trailer

June 10, 2018

The good news: Crackdown 3 has a new trailer with a ton of gameplay. The bad news: It’s definitely been delayed until 2019.

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E3 2018: Xbox drops first glimpse of Fallout 4 ahead of Bethesda showcase

June 10, 2018

Bethesda’s Todd Howard took the stage ahead of tonight’s Bethesda E3 showcase to give a glimpse of Fallout 76. Details remained scarce, though Howard did talk about a couple of key points.

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E3 2018: From Software’s next game is Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

June 10, 2018

From Software are working with Activision on a samurai epic. The game was announced this morning during the Xbox E3 press briefing.

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E3 2018: Ori and the Will of the Wisps gets a big new trailer

June 10, 2018

Ori and the Will of the Wisps, the sequel to the wildy popular Ori and the Blind Forest, got a new trailer at this morning’s Xbox brief.

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E3 2018: Microsoft announces Halo Infinite

June 10, 2018

Master Chief is back, and perhaps not in the way anyone expected (but maybe should have). The first trailer out of this morning’s Xbox E3 presentation, Halo Infinite.

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Film Review: Hereditary (USA, 2018) is the dictionary definition of horror

June 10, 2018

When light finally filled the theatre at Austin’s Alamo Drafthouse Cinema I could see that the older man sitting next to me was visibly shaken. In fact, I could see many people who looked like they were in desperate need of a good, long hug and maybe a bathtub full of bright yellow rubber ducks […]

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Sydney Film Festival Review: Chef Flynn (USA, 2018) is as neat & tidy as an entrée but you will probably be left wanting more

June 10, 2018

It’s fair to say that most of us home cooks are more like Nailed It! contestants than MasterChefs. So imagine how surprising it is to see a young child cooking up fine dining dishes with aplomb. Chef Flynn is a documentary about Flynn McGarry, this particular child prodigy. While it’s an entertaining story you can’t […]

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Sydney Film Festival Review: Nico, 1988 (Italy, 2017) shows the songstress left behind after all tomorrow’s parties

June 10, 2018

A bio-pic can be a tricky beast. When a person has achieved so much in their lifetime what part of the story do you focus on? If you’re Italian director, Susanna Nicchiarelli you eschew the obvious and omit the lauded days. Nicchiarelli instead focuses on later life and this is precisely the scene we are […]

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E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts 3 has a release date. This is not a drill.

June 10, 2018

Two days ahead of their E3 2018 press conference, and in the dead of bloody night, Square Enix have announced a release date for the long awaited third installment of the Kingdom Hearts franchise.

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Sydney Film Festival Review: Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist (UK, 2018) is about a style iconoclast & punk who became one fine dame

June 10, 2018

Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist shares some things in common with David Bowie’s song, “Fashion” and not just for the obvious fact that Vivienne Westwood is a fashion designer. Consider Bowie’s “Listen to me- don’t listen to me/Talk to me- don’t talk to me/Dance with me- don’t dance with me, no” lyrics. It’s a curious dance […]

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Sydney Film Festival Review: Beirut (USA, 2018) is an absorbing thriller that doesn’t break convention

June 10, 2018

Aided by a sense of retro charm and bathed in a yellowy hue that appears to be the go-to filter for Hollywood’s take on anything Middle East, Brad Anderson‘s Beirut is an absorbing thriller that doesn’t break convention, but manages a certain robustness that keeps it sailing along with intrigue. Opening in 1972, the titular […]

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Sydney Film Festival Review: The Breaker Upperers (New Zealand, 2018) is immensely entertaining, genuinely hilarious, and wonderfully heartfelt

June 10, 2018

Given that we can almost outsource every chore, errand, and activity that come our way, it only makes sense that the unfortunate responsibility that is breaking up with someone be a lucrative business too.  Enter The Breaker Upperers, a duo of frozen-hearted, screwed-over singletons who appear more than happy to break the heart of someone […]

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