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Screen Savers: The Notebook

Listen you’re going to have to watch this at some point in your life! Suck it up and deal with it! I did! And I’m a whole lot better for doing so! So grab that Ryan Gosling band-aid and rip it off, don’t peel, just rip! This is ‘Screensavers; and I’m watching The Notebook. F*ck Valentine’s’Day! What’s it […]

Fictional Feelings: Lauren’s Lads

Do you know how hard it is to choose just five fictional characters?! Seriously?! Incredibly difficult!  I changed this list numerous times, feeling bad whenever I left someone out. Maybe it’s because I watch so many different tv shows, or because I obsess over certain fandoms, or even play too many games. Bottom line, I guess I […]

Fictional Feelings: Dave’s Dalliances

I’m a happily married man. I’m also a human being with emotions and urges. Though instead of cute co-workers or glamorous movie stars, the only competition my wife faces are fictional characters some person made up. I’ve told her this on several occasions and, as someone who fancies Legolas way more than Orlando Bloom, she […]

Fictional Feelings: Laura’s Loves

Since we’re all about the love this week on The Arcade, we’re swamped by our feelings and we’re all fantasizing about our favourite fictional crushes, haunted by the love that can never be because they’re imaginary. I’m guilty of more than a few fictional crushes in my lifetime, spanning from the world of games to […]

EwTube: Nothing Like Romance

Whether you are celebrating the upcoming Valentine’s Day, a day set aside every year for those that you love and something about a guy named Valentine, or you are celebrating Deadpool day! For those of you celebrating the latter option, you may agree that there are few things in life better than seeing romantic fails. It […]

Review: Love Is Strange

Romance films so regularly bask in their own saccharine lust and poetic tragedy that they often forget to tell any kind of memorable story. Ira Sachs’ latest effort Love Is Strange aims to go against that curve, turning away from dramatic speeches and superfluous ultimatums and focusing on what can make films about love so […]

Viz Media Announces Two New Manga Titles

Viz Media have announced two notable manga series for August, launched in print on August 5th. They invite you to try and savour the delicious new series FOOD WARS!: SHOKUGEKI NO SOMA. A comedic manga series based around a talented aspiring young chef Soma Yukihira who enrols at an exclusive culinary school which has been […]