The RetroBeat: For the love of Rocket Knight

When talking about the best platformers of the 16-bit era, you probably hear the same names over and over again: Sonic the Hedgehog, Yoshi’s Island, Donkey Kong Country, and more. But Rocket Knight should stand with them. This series of 2D side-scrollers was Konami’s attempt at getting into the whole mascot gaming franchise thing Sonic…Read […]

Love in the Countryside: Sara Cox STUNNED as couple make bizarre revelation

The BBC Two dating programme sees city-dwellers trudging out to the countryside to find love in the peace and quiet. Radio host Sara Cox previously admitted she was eager to help provide struggling singletons with an opportunity to find their match in life, which is particularly hard for those living in areas with smaller populations. […]

Love Island 2018 line-up: Danny Dyer’s daughter Dani confirmed as first cast member?

EastEnders’ star, Danny Dyer, could be about to see his daughter on television every night. His daughter, Dani, is believed to have signed up to the ITV2 dating show.  The 22-year-old would be the first to have been confirmed for Love Island’s 2018 series.  The brunette beauty is said to get the “top billing” on […]

Avengers Infinity War ‘is really all about [SPOILER]’ – Marvel fans LOVE this theory

WARNING SPOILERS FOR AVENGERS INFINITY WAR AHEAD The Marvel epic featured themes of sacrifice and salvation, but was there a common trend among all the difficult ethical decisions for the greater good? Well one Reddit user’s theory on Avengers Infinity War has proven very popular among fans. Is this what the film is really all […]

Discover Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's love for Africa with these stunning retreats

PR Namibia offers some stunning retreats for a romantic holiday NAMIBIA “Kulala” means to sleep in Oshiwambo dialect, and with each of the 11 villas at Little Kulala Lodge boasting a rooftop bed there can be few better places to enjoy a romantic spot of stargazing under a cloudless African sky. But the spectacle is […]

Ryan Coogler Says He Would Love to Make a Female-Led ‘Black Panther’ Spin-Off

Wakanda may be ruled by a king, but Black Panther was ruled by its amazing female characters played by Danai Gurira, Lupita Nyong’o, and Letitia Wright. Their characters of Okoye, Nakia, and Shuri, respectively, stole the scenes from under Chadwick Boseman‘s T’Challa and had many fans buzzing about the possibility of an all-female Black Panther spin-off. Now, with the post-Avengers […]

Together Is About The Challenges Of Balancing Love & Personal Needs

Together places players in a loving relationship with someone they care about, but asks them how they can take care of themselves when that love starts to die, or their partner starts needing so much from them that they have little left for their own well-being. In Together, the interactions seem quite simple. Players can […]

Activision shows PC some love, plans “significant” resources for Call of Duty

Enlarge Ever since Activision removed dedicated server support from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 back in 2009 (leading to a largely ineffectual attempted boycott from PC players), the popular series has had something of a reputation as a franchise focused first on console players and second on afterthought PC ports. That’s especially true when […]

Ceress And Orea Is A Short Adventure About Overcoming Death For Love

When your heart finds someone to love, you have little power (if any) to change it. Unfortunately for the protagonist in Ceress and Orea, the one she’s fallen for has been, unwittingly, her death sentence. However, players can change their fate in this doomed love by venturing through the abyss and solving puzzles, pleasing a […]

The Heartbeat Symposium – Exploring Love, Sex, & Intimacy In Games

“I’ve always been interested in telling stories about connection – to land, to a person, to a thing, even to a point in time. Exploring connection is the focus of so many areas of creativity – especially film, art, and music – but much less so video games. Why is that, I ask myself.” says […]