Islamic influence in Video games and Film

Islamic Art in its strictest form is devoid of any living entities, but through time, it has almost transformed into another genre entirely, taking influence from the wide cultures and areas of the world the faith encompasses. Islamic design and the wide array of art and architecture it yields has always naturally lent itself to

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Pokemon GO Jummah!

The release of the highly anticipated “Pokemon go” earlier this month saw hordes of diehard fans and newcomers alike rush to the streets in the race to “catch them all” or at least enough to earn bragging rights. The game utilises a real world GPS system in conjunction with augmented reality which means that anywhere

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New Captain America: Civil War Trailer Released

Marvel has released the second trailer for their upcoming movie Captain America: Civil War. Anxious fans were treated to a surprise at the end where Spider-Man makes an appearance in a new costume. However, some were less than happy as they felt it was a spoiler! Check out the trailer now!

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XCOM 2: Tactical Turn Based Action / Soldier Uniform Simulator

It’s only been a few weeks since Firaxis released the sequel to their hit game XCOM: Enemy Unknown. The game has been well received by critics and fans alike. Based on the notoriously difficult game from the mid 90’s, it puts you in charge of Earth’s defence against far technologically superior aliens.

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The Great Video Game Crash of ’83

The early 1980’s was the golden era of arcade games. The demand was insatiable and the market obliged. However, it only took a few years before things started heading south. Find out what caused the infamous crash and if something like this could ever happen again.

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These aren’t the lego pieces you are looking for

It was love at first sight. Whilst accompanying a colleague to the local Target store during our lunch break, I made the mandatory detour through the Lego aisle. This was in the lead up to Christmas and the release of the long awaited 7th episode of Star Wars, The Force Awakens.

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In Defence of Fantasy

It might seem a trivial topic – defending Fantasy – but for something that holds such major sway over the minds and imaginations of many, an exploration of why it is so influential is certainly warranted. I’ll be quite clear and fess up that I am a huge fan of the fantasy genre

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