Kamron Kent

Review: Pokemon – Detective Pikachu

Review: Pokemon – Detective Pikachu

Credit: @detectivepikachumovie (Instagram) Ryan Reynolds stars as the small, fluffy and cute pokemon, Pikachu. I will warn you, this review won’t go to heavily into detail of the film, but it will be discussing the good and the bad points – and the plot hole – in this film. Consider this your SPOILER WARNING. Credit: […]

 Jordan Davidson

Reasons 2016 Didn’t Suck!

Reasons 2016 Didn’t Suck!

Wow, what a year we’ve had. 2016 has been fraught with political upset and celebrity deaths, but don’t let that fool you, 2016 has actually had some pretty dizzying high points too… Crash is back! It was announced during E3 2016 that our childhood favourite Crash Bandicoot is finally getting the rejuvenation he deserves in […]

 Jordan Davidson

Pokémon Go, in defence of a gaming and social phenomenon

The UK has finally been graced with the official release of Pokémon Go, and it’s already shaping up to be one of the biggest social phenomena that I’ve witnessed as a gamer. However, it has also attracted some criticism, such as this article which labelled the game as ‘terrifying’ and ‘proof that ‘The Matrix is […]

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Pokémon celebrates 20th Anniversary, what’s next?

Pokémon celebrates 20th Anniversary, what’s next?

February marked the official 20th anniversary of Nintendo’s original Japanese release of Pokémon Red and Green games. To celebrate this milestone, Nintendo & GameFreak released new 2DS Pokémon bundles including a pre-installed Yellow, Red or Blue version game depending on which version you choose. Pokémon is the second best selling game franchise, coming in just […]

 Adam Bloomfield

10 childhood films which will fill you with nostalgia

10 childhood films which will fill you with nostalgia

As a child, I loved going to the movies at Manors, Newcastle, the Metro Centre or getting a new VHS tape, or DVD, to watch films, so here is my pick of 10 films that were by far my favourite.   Pokemon: The First Movie (1999) When this movie came out I begged my parents […]

 Jonathan 'Kit' Shaw

Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Direct

Much joy has arisen after the recent Nintendo Direct as it has been announced that the Generation 1 Pokemon games Red, Blue, Yellow and the Japanese only Green are being released for both the 3DS and Wii U virtual console. Originally released back in 1996 (1999 in the UK) the games were revealed to be […]

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What is the best Christmas gift you have ever received? 

What is the best Christmas gift you have ever received? 

As you get older, it becomes glaringly obvious that receiving presents is only a tiny part of Christmas (especially after seeing your pile under the tree shrink year on year). Yet we still have fond memories over our favourite gifts. Here’s the team’s top Christmas present picks from previous years (yes we’re aware Christmas was […]