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King Richard – Review

When I heard there was going to be a biopic film based around Serena and Venus Williams, I was a little surprised to hear the story would focus more on their Father, Richard Williams. What I got to experience, however, was far deeper than any story focused solely on the

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Riders Republic – Review

As a gamer, the thought of going outside is a strange and foreign concept but thanks to Ubisoft, we get to digitally head to the mountains for some extreme sports. The world is your oyster with access to mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, rocket wings and glide suits set across geographically

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EA SPORTS NHL 22 – Review

EA SPORTS NHL 22 is brought to us by EA Games, is available out now, and is powered by the Frostbite engine. With this newest instalment players will learn about the newly implemented X-Factor skills they have added which will bring the league’s signature traits into play while also adding

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Knockout Home Fitness – Review

Grab your Joy Cons and get ready for some fitness with ‘Knockout Home Fitness’, published by XSEED Games and developed by Marvelous INC. This is the newest workout game for the Nintendo Switch and is available now. With four colourful personal trainers to unlock, you are taught the proper stances

WRAP UP: UFC 266: Volkanovski Vs Ortega

MAIN CARD HIGHLIGHTS Women’s Flyweight Match: Jéssica Andrade def. Cynthia Calvillo via Round 1 TKO (punches) Calvillo started out of the gate on the offensive, but Andrade started her intimidation early, taking the offensive but closing the gap. Majority of the first round was back and forth, with each competitor

6.5

SkateBIRD – Review

Published and developed by indy studio Glass Bottom Games, ‘SkateBIRD’ is a skateboarding simulation game similar to the Tony Hawk series, except with players taking control of a literal bird riding a skateboard the size of a Tech Deck instead of a pro skater. The game’s plot tells the story

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Mario Golf: Super Rush – Review

Anything Mario is gold. We all know this. Only Mario could release a consistent stream of spin-off titles successfully. Now, I haven’t played a Mario Golf game since the Nintendo 64 days, so I am going in bright-eyed and open-minded. Mario Golf: Super Rush by Nintendo is split into two

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MotoGP 21 (Xbox Series X) – Review

There are a few things in this world that will remain constant; death, taxes, and yearly installments of sports genre games. While I agree that MotoGP 21 is a racing sim, the sport itself has been thoroughly explored in the latest edition of the long-running franchise. From the three-tiered campaign

WRAP UP: UFC 260: Miocic Vs Ngannou 2

MAIN CARD HIGHLIGHTS Jamie Mullarkey def. Khama Worthy via Round 1 knockout Round 1 – Both fighters are intense straight out of the gate, with Mullarkey setting the tone of the fight with a quick opening strike combination. Worthy moving rapidly, firing off a few jabs back at Mullarkey. Mullarkey

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Table Tennis Pro – Review

Some people love table tennis. They live for the game and put their blood, sweat, and tears into it. Others think table tennis is incredibly boring, much like soccer. Or tennis. Or watching paint dry. I am neither of them. I am a gamer. So when I started playing Table

5.5

Monster Jam Steel Titans 2 – Review

Published by THQ Nordic and developed by Rainbow Studios (who are best known for their off-road racing games), Monster Jam Steel Titans 2 is based on the exciting real-life shows known as Monster Jam, bringing together the most famous monster trucks to live audiences and televised around the world, for

WRAP UP: UFC 259: Błachowicz vs. Adesanya

Aleksandar Rakic def. Thiago Santos via unanimous decision: A light heavyweight bout kicked off UFC 259, as the returning Tiago Santos took on Aleksandar Rakic. Round 1: Rakic led the fight early, pressuring Santos and cornering him against the cage early. Santos managed to counter, returning the cornering action by

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Skater XL – Review

Published and developed by Easy Day Studios PTY LTD, Skater XL is in a school of its own and is a solid simulator compared to Tony Hawk, or the Skate series. Upon starting, players will have a tutorial that teaches the basics of movement and how each thumbstick works to

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RIDE 4 (Playstation 5) – Review

RIDE 4 is a visually stunning Moto GP simulator developed and published by Milestone S.r.l. For a more in-depth look at the game, check out Shane’s review here. His opinion of the game is quite like my own. I am lucky enough to try it out on the Playstation 5,

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MXGP 2020 – Review

MXGP 2020 is the latest official Motocross video game published and developed by Milestone S.r.l. Get ready for some adrenalin filled motocross action that is both challenging and rewarding. You can become the world champion through the campaign, or just enjoy the ride in one of many different game modes.

WRAP UP: UFC 255: Figueiredo vs Perez

MAIN CARD HIGHLIGHTS Paul Craig (14-4-1) def. Shogun Rua (27-12-1) via Round 2 TKO: This rematch didn’t disappoint! Craig started the fight strong, delivering his signature kick-based offense but Rua answered back with fists of his own. A quick attempt at a chokehold by Craig brought the strikes to a

WRAP UP: UFC 254: Khabib vs. Gaethje

Here we go, UFC 254! This one is a big one, as there’s a double championship fight tonight! Plus, in the main event, both competitors are coming in with a no-loss record! Either way, one of these guys is going to cop a big L! MAIN CARD HIGHLIGHTS Magomed Ankalaev

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FIFA 21 – Review

Ladies and gents, it’s that time of year again with another release in the FIFA series, back again with the game we’ve come to love over the years, FIFA 21. Developed and published by EA, this year’s FIFA has got some great new features and some tweaked gameplay that will

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RIDE 4 – Review

Published and Developed by Milestone S.R.L, RIDE 4 is back after the last installment, RIDE 3, which was released back in 2018. So what’s new with RIDE 4, is that it features a completely revised career mode to assure the most dynamic progression, as well as a new dynamic system

Smash Ball – Preview

OK folks, put on your best Bruce Buffer impersonation and scream it with me: “LET’S GET READY TO SMAAAAASH BALLLLLLL!!!”. This 1v1 or 2v2 competitive game by GAME PILL and VRGEN is like a wild crossover between Volleyball, Air Hockey, and Rocket League. It’s fast paced, action packed, and you

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WWE 2K Battlegrounds – Review

WWE 2K Battlegrounds by Sabre Interactive and Published by 2K, is a wrestling game that has a story. Crazy right? Stone Cold is recruiting new comers for the WWE, so this is a great way for players to learn each of the play styles and learn each game mode from

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