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God of War wins the battle for Game of the Year, but what are the fans thoughts?

God of War wins the battle for Game of the Year, but what are the fans thoughts?

Arts, Entertainment, Video games
God of War wins Game of the Year over expected winner Red Dead Redemption 2, but are the fans happy with the reboots victory? This year has seen many long-awaited games finally being released, from the next generation, standalone Spider-Man game to the hugely hyped and awaited Rockstar prequel Red Dead Redemption 2. So many anticipated and great games were celebrated yesterday in Los Angeles at The Game Awards. One of the most talked about, streaming and memed games of the year, Fortnite, got two awards for Best Multiplayer Game and Best Ongoing Game. Red Dead Redemption 2 did get three awards. One for its Score, another for its audio design and a final award for its narrative. However, the game that won the big award of the night, was God of War, created by Sony’s Santa Mon

Guess who’s back, back again!: Eminem set to make a comeback performance at this years EMA’s.

Entertainment, Featured
Words: Stella Akinwumi | Subbing: Bella Dawe Prepare to lose yourself! Eminem will be making his comeback at this Sunday’s MTV European Music Awards in London. There have been talks about Eminem releasing a new album for several years, and it looks like the wait may finally be over. The rapper confirmed his ninth studio album, reportedly named ‘REVIVAL’, and will be debut new material at the SSE Arena in  Wembley. A source told The Sun “It will be a massive performance, this is Eminem fully relaunching his career, after a few years out and gathering his thoughts.” Eminem recently made headlines with a BET freestyle about President Donald Trump, which was followed by album adverts, teasing fans with new music. The star

Rome Film Festival: A taste of the awards season and the changing industry

Entertainment, Film & TV
Words: Lavinia Petrucci | Subbing: Marija Tomsone Rome Film Festival is bringing Hollywood stars to the Italian capital to present films that will have an important spot at the approaching Awards Season. Along with the London Film Festival, the two events shed a light on the importance of female representation. The 12th edition of the Rome Film Festival opened on October 26th and will end on November 5th . With the longest red carpet in the world and a star-studded line up it has become a key event leading up to the Oscars. Last year the festival had opened with Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight, this year the first premiere was Scott Copper’s Hostiles, an alternative western set in 1892 starring Rosamund Pike and Wes Studi. Jake Gyllenhaal presented Stro

Grammy Awards: Beyoncé leads the way with nine nominations

Celebrity, Music, Uncategorized
Beyoncé tips the most nominations for the 59th annual Grammys for her album “Lemonade” including Best Album and Record Of The Year, but she’ll have to battle Adele whom is nominated for album “25”. Reporter: Andrew Whiteford | Sub-Editor: Hannah Grafton Adele and Beyoncé both experienced extreme commercial and critical success in 2016. Beyoncé’s visual album “Lemonade” tackled adultery and racial segregation whilst being sonically experimental. Adele’s “25” sold over 10,000,000 copies worldwide and spawned successful singles such as “Hello”, “When We Were Young” and “Send My Love”. This year the Grammy Awards will mostly accolade the biggest pop hits on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart — itself a prominent change for the award ceremony, which typically awarded veterans of the music ind