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July’s New Releases

It’s officially summer, which means everyone’s gone outside, gone on holiday or gone to a festival. As such, there isn’t much in the way of new games or music releases this month – although there are plenty of summer blockbusters. Music   Trouble in Paradise – La Roux You remember …

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Which of this summer’s blockbusters will be worth watching?

We’re in the thick of the 2014 blockbuster season, with Godzilla, Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Maleficent  already arriving on our cinema screens in a hail of stomps, explosions and Angelina Jolie’s razor-sharp cheekbones. But there’s still plenty to come. We decided to find out which are worth your money (based …

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Have you conquered gaming’s hardest achievements?

It used be that the biggest achievement in a video game was completing it. Since the introduction of achievements and trophies, however, a game is never truly finished  until you’ve managed to strike off all its achievements. And while this is easy enough with some games, others require a near …

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Playlist: musicMagpie’s official sounds of the summer

It’s summer, which means more or less everyone has packed away their moody music for the year (or sold it to us) and replaced it with lovely happy summer music. So, we thought we’d have a bash at predicting the big summer hits of 2014. We can almost guarantee that …

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