How Music Supports Gaming | XS Noize | Online Music Magazine

As anyone who listens to music knows, it’s a powerful tool that can impact everything from your emotions to athletic performance. It’s also a key component of video gaming. While everyone assumes that the visuals make a game the most appealing, in reality, it’s a mix of visuals, interactivity and the right sound – or, … Read more

Film Review: Jennifer Lawrence’s stirring performance punches through Causeway’s subtle nature – The AU Review

A low-key slice of independent cinema that you imagine wouldn’t be given as big of a spotlight had it not been for lead Jennifer Lawrence, Causeway nonetheless deserves its attention as it’s a determined and moving picture about one’s healing, both emotionally and physically. Adhering to the stripped-away mentality that drove her to her first … Read more

Triangle of Sadness is a wicked and subtlety-free satire that takes aim at the wealthy: Brisbane International Film Festival Review – The AU Review

The rich eat, but then suffer mercilessly in Ruben Östlund’s Triangle of Sadness, a wicked, at-times horrifically and humorously gross, satire that takes aim at the wealthy in a manner that is deliciously void of any subtlety. Divided into three chapters – all linked by a young, glamorous couple – the film promises one observation … Read more

HHW Gaming Review: ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II’s Campaign Proves They Still Matter

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Infinity Ward / Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Call of Duty is now best known for its multiplayer, but what made the Modern Warfare franchise special was the campaign, and in 2022’s Modern Warfare II, that continues. There isn’t a first-person shooter video game franchise that accurately depicts intricacies … Read more

Austin City Limits wraps up with a female dominated lineup and a little Californication – The AU Review

Austin City Limits closed out its second weekend Sunday with a lineup led by spectacular performers, with the overwhelming majority being women-led bands. As day three wound down, we saw some of our favorite performances of the weekend. The biggest name on Sunday was rock legend’s Red Hot Chili Peppers. It has been 10 years … Read more

Win a double in-season pass to see Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam – The AU Review

Win a double in-season pass to see Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam – The AU Review Thanks to Warner Bros. Australia we have 5 double in-season passes (Admit 2) to see the new DC’s newest superhero Black Adam, starring Dwayne Johnson. Dwayne Johnson stars in the action adventure “Black Adam.”  The first-ever feature … Read more

HHW Gaming: MTN DEW Launches Real Deal Challenge To Elevate & Highlight Black HBCU Gamers

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: MTN DEW / Real Change Challenge MTN DEW is continuing its promise to help level the playing field, plus elevate and highlight Black gamers in the process. MTN Dew launched its Real Change Opportunity Fund in 2021, “a commitment from the brand to make tangible investment in Black entrepreneurs through … Read more

PODCAST: Reimagined Logitech G502 X gaming mouse launching in SA soon [Review] | The Citizen

Logitech Gaming revived its legendary gaming mouse, the G502, with a fresh design and new features to ensure the best possible gaming experience.  The Citizen’s tech crew were given the G502 X, and we were pleasantly surprised. Give our Podcast a listen, and keep scrolling for the full review. Listen: Tech Check with K podcast … Read more

HHW Gaming: Here Is How Xbox Is Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Xbox / Xbox Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month Xbox continues to push the message that all gamers matter. The Microsoft-owned company announced a series of initiatives it is doing to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Thursday (Sept.15), Xbox announced in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, it would celebrate  Hispanic and Latino communities … Read more