Eagle-eyed YouTuber discovers ongoing EA online-matchmaking shenanigans

Enlarge / Recently discovered EA research aims to keep players “engaged” with its single-player and multiplayer products. The methods explored in published papers are a little subtler than the above illustration. (credit: EA / Aurich) The practice of incorporating microtransactions and loot boxes into video games has grown from sporadic to omnipresent in recent years. […]

Game of Thrones season 7: Stark family reunion confirmed? Eagle-eyed fans spot MAJOR clue

HBO have released a three-and-a-half minute behind-the-scenes video, which shows costume designer Michele Clapton speaking about working on the series and eagle-eyed fans have spotted some major clues about the new series.  Perhaps the most exciting spoiler is one that features Sansa Stark (played by Sophie Turner) and her sister Arya (Maisie Williams).  Sophie can […]

Grantchester: Eagle-eyed viewers notice something VERY familiar about Sidney’s coat

Many were thrilled to see James Norton’s character would appear in the latest instalment as he tracked down Ronnie Maguire (Charlie Higson) after he had stolen money from Mrs Maguire (Tessa Peake-Jones).  However, Ronnie wasn’t around long enough to answer Sidney’s questions as he was brutally murdered.  His death prompted Mrs Maguire to find out […]

The Walking Dead season 7: Eagle-eyed fans spot flying ‘plane’ behind Rick Grimes

But many eagle-eyed fans were a little distracted by a flying object in the background instead of the aftermath of the dramatic showdown. There are very few survivors in the apocalyptic world leading to speculation whether it was a plane that has a meaning for future episodes. Viewers were quick to notice the black object […]

Casualty: Eagle-eyed viewer spots Connie’s epic mobile phone FAIL

In the closing seconds of the episode, Connie Beauchamp (played by Amanda Mealing) was seen making a phone call on her mobile phone. She was heard asking the person on the other end of the phone: “I’d like to request a visiting order, please. Stephanie Sims.” However, Connie appeared to have actually forgotten to press […]