Hello chum! Sit down and have a nice glass of water and a pack of Bombay mix. That’s how we greet our closest friends on the RPS podcast, the Electronic Wireless Show. This week, best pals John and Brendan discuss how friendship is handled in videogames, and what characters felt most like close buddies. John felt a kinship with Alistair from Dragon Age: Origins, and sees Lydia from Skyrim as Wilson the football from Castaway. Whereas Brendan felt a habitual closeness to the undead woman in Dark Souls who sold him poisonous arrows. Takes all sorts, really. John also enthuses about animated adventure Chuchel and a new retro shooter from 3D Realms, Ion Maiden. And Brendan comes up with some fictional friend-forming scenarios between iconic videogame characters. Would JC Denton get along with Adam Jenson? Listen to find out. You can listen above, or go straight to Soundcloud where you can download it for later. You can also get the RSS feed here or find it on iTunes, Stitcher or … [Read more...] about Podcast: Who are our best friends?
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Gal Gadot bought Wonder Woman to life last year in one of the best movies of 2017, but while everyone can’t stop talking about the incredible actress, there’s still a few things you probably don’t know about Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman. It’s time to test your fan knowledge and impress your friends with these five little-known facts about leading-lady Gadot and the role which made her famous. 1. Gal Gadot was 5 months pregnant during reshoots for Wonder Woman Talk about a work ethic! When Gal Gadot returned to finish some reshoots for Wonder Woman, she was just months away from giving birth to her second child. While she had no problem balancing impending motherhood with played the kick-ass heroine, her baby bump was well and truly showing by then so the special effects team had to cover her stomach with a bright green cloth, so that it could be edited out in post-production. “On close-up I looked very much like Wonder Woman,” Gadot told EW. … [Read more...] about 5 things you didn’t know about Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman
Some movies start their lives as scripts. Others as TV shows that someone, somewhere, decides to turn into film (with varying degrees of success). Not these movies though. Oh no... once upon a time, these stories only existed in book form. Now they've been adapted for the big screen, with some staying true to their source material and others using a bit of artistic licence to make the story work for cinema lovers. They've all got one thing in common though; they're all great adaptations. We've gathered up the top 30 book to movie adaptations you should definitely watch (and read). Oh, and they're also pretty good movies even without the added pedigree of their book heritage. You'll find some of these in our best Netflix movies list And some on our best Amazon Prime Video movies list 30. Hidden Figures (2016) The Book: Based on the book of the same name, Hidden Figures tells the story of Katherine Goble Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson, NASA's … [Read more...] about The 30 best book to movie adaptations you’ll want to watch AND read
Monster Hunter World allows players to finally play cooperatively with their friends, however, it does take some steps to get there. Players can tackle Monster Hunter World on their own, but it seems to be more fun to do with friends. The first step for players is to complete the opening quest before they are able to hunt for monsters with friends. After finishing the quest, Jagras of the Ancient Forest, players will be able to begin the process of playing cooperatively. Step 1: Create a Squad To do so, players will have to create a Squad. Think of these Squads as clans or groups from any other online game. When looking to create a Squad, find the large elevator lift by the back of Astera and find the Gaming Hub, which is on Level 4. Step 2: Invite a Friend After reaching the Gaming Hub, players are going to want to find a woman behind a desk. She is player’s Squad Manager. After players have invited their friends to join their Squad, players can open their menus where they can … [Read more...] about Monster Hunter World: How to Play Quests Co-Op With Friends
Sometimes when you come out of a movie screening, you feel empty inside. You've just sat through 2(ish) hours of visual delights, thrilling escapades, or a heart-wrenching examination of the human condition. And now it's over. Well, not really. Thanks to the ingenious medium of paper, waiting in a dusty library are the same worlds that captivated you on the big screen. Except this time instead of pictures, you have to read words. Dozens of tiny little details that weren't included in the movies can be found in these tomes, making them perfect for anyone wanting to dig deep into some of the best movies of all time. We've rounded up the top 30 book to movie adaptations around, perfect for libraries of both DVD and book variety. You'll find some of these in our best Netflix movies list. And some on our best Amazon Prime Video movies list. 30. Hidden Figures (2016) The Book: Based on the book of the same name, Hidden Figures tells the story of … [Read more...] about The 30 best book to movie adaptations… for when the credits roll but you’re left wanting more