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8ball Presents... The Ultimate Villain Squad

8ball Presents... The Ultimate Villain Squad

Evil geniuses, cunning killers and usually the most charismatic character in a movie, we all love to hate love a guy or gal with a dark side. With this in mind and as it happens to be the release date of Suicide Squad, we’ve put together the ultimate villain squad. The Injustice League? The Revengers? Either way this villain squad are definitely the worst of the worst…

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The Best Sega Mega Drive Games of All Time

The Best Sega Mega Drive Games of All Time

Britain’s favourite console may be over a quarter of a century old, but from Gunstar Heroes to James Pond through to Sonic and Knuckles, we want to know what are the best Sega Mega Drive games of all time? So sit back and relax, grab your Sega Nomad and six AA batteries while we countdown the games that we believe to be the best Sega Mega Drive games of all time...

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Halo: Is It Gaming Tees You’re Looking For?

Halo: Is It Gaming Tees You’re Looking For?

From Halo to Super Mario Bros, whether you’re an occasional gamer or a total pro, our range of new gaming tees are just for you! The range of 8ball gaming tees are for those exciting, nervous, awesome, maddening times that only gaming gives. We’ve added some great new tees inspired by some of our favourites including Final Fantasy and Halo, check it out!

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Pokémon Quiz: “Gotta catch em all?” More Like Gotta Name Them All!

Pokémon Quiz: “Gotta catch em all?” More Like Gotta Name Them All!

All 90s kids will remember the feeling of taking out their Game Boy, sticking Pokémon red, blue or yellow into the back and playing for hours collecting, levelling up and evolving your favourite Pokémon, oh the nostalgia! So, whip out your Pokédex, get out those trading cards and check out our Name The Pokémon quiz featuring some of the pocket monsters from the original series.

 

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90 Best Entertainment Blogs, Twitter Accounts & Podcasts You Need To Follow

90 Best Entertainment Blogs, Twitter Accounts & Podcasts You Need To Follow

We’ve scoured high and low to bring you the coolest pop culture websites covering movies, music, television, video games and everything in between. There are some big name entertainment sites we haven’t included, but we’ve included some you might not yet be acquainted with. Get those bookmarks at the ready and find your whole year’s worth of geek in one go…

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The Best Star Wars Fan Theories [infographic]

The Best Star Wars Fan Theories [infographic]

We couldn’t be more excited about the release of Episode VII: The Force Awakens, and to celebrate, we’ve created this sparkly infographic detailing some of the best Star Wars fan theories in the galaxy, including theories about Jar Jar Binks, Luke Skywalker’s role in Episode VII, Boba Fett and the Solo twins. 

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The Hardest Star Wars Movie Quiz You’ll (Probably) Ever Take

The Hardest Star Wars Movie Quiz You’ll (Probably) Ever Take

We’re as excited as a Rancor in a meat market about Episode VII: The Force Awakens, and with that in mind, we’ve put together a Star Wars quiz for you to try your hand at. Now, it’s not just any Star Wars Quiz – this is (probably) the hardest Star Wars movie quiz you’re ever likely to take, or that our knowledge allows us to create anyway.

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James Bond: 53 Years of Gadget Evolution

James Bond: 53 Years of Gadget Evolution

Is it his alluring charisma? Rigorous British Secret Service training? Or ability to talk his way out of any old pickle that has contributed to Bond’s survival for more than 5 decades on the silver screen? Something must be contributing to his survival of 4622 shots and we think it must be the gadgets that have actually done the doing, his charm just made the whole thing look pretty smooth.

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