Mortal Kombat

The 5 ‘best’ worst videogame movies

Videogame movies are terrible. You might think that’s a sweeping generalisation but it’s actually been proven by science – well, Rotten Tomatoes, at least. The highest score for a video game movie on the site is 44%, and that was for the barely bearable Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within. Yet, …

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Farming Simulator

5 Surprisingly Valuable Games

August is Gaming Month on the musicMagpie blog! As well as bringing you loads of gaming goodness, we’re also giving away an Xbox One to anyone who trades selected games this month – check out this post for more details. It’s no secret that games lose their value pretty quickly, …

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Lego Batman

The greatest LEGO games ever – have you played them all?

Lego used to be a simple toy that kids created miracles out of; spaceships made of little plastic bricks, characters with molded plastic for hair, and so on. These days, though, it is a full-on media phenomenon, with books, TV shows and a very successful Hollywood movie. And then, of …

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5 of the best games for a quick-fire session

August is Games Month on the musicMagpie blog. Throughout the month, we’ll be bringing you loads of gaming-related fun – starting with 5 of our favourite games for a quick-fire session. Most of us are too busy to sit around in our pants playing games all day, which is a …

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Inbetweeners 2

August’s New Releases

Good news: after last month’s relatively barren release schedule, things have picked up again! Check out these movies, albums and games this August… Movies Step Up: All In (1st August) You know the score by now: a bunch of fancy-dancing take on other fancy-dancing kids in a fancy-dancing competition, which …

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