Nintendo might have scored a hit with the explosive debut of Pokemon Go this year. On its home turf, however, Sony has quietly dispatched its rival with a popular mobile game called 'Fate/Grand Order'.
US comedian and talk show host Jimmy Kimmel is to host the 2017 Oscars ceremony, Hollywood trade publications Variety and The Hollywood Reporter said on Monday (local time).
The show of the moment, the only one that grips me tightly and drags me on a difficult and confusing ride to a place I'm not sure even exists, is 'The Affair'.
Pinstripe suits may be out and casual wear in, but even so Mafia III is a respectable addition to the franchise, at least on the surface.
The gaming world is full of buzzwords, and 2016 was no exception. VR, HDR, and 4K dominated the gaming news. Along with that, there was, of course, a bevy of games released. Simon...
Amy Schumer has cancelled her upcoming Auckland show over an unspecified illness.
Nickelback have taken extreme offence to police threatening to play the band's music as a punishment for drunk drivers, and had a representative put a stop to it.
A sequel to The Last of Us, a game widely considered among the best ever made, is coming. And it will be all about "hate".
Love, sex, death and writing feature in this collection of stories by one of New Zealand's finest, writes Cushla McKinney.
Variety abounds in this collection of stories, writes Willie Campbell.
Two fast-paced novellas offer a taste of Mexico, writes Peter Stupples.
A little black book whets the appetite for Dunedin, writes ODT books editor Helen Speirs.
A story of an orphaned child's growth into adulthood is thoughtful and affecting, writes Margaret Bannister.
Small Holes in the Silence. Norman Meehan (piano), Hannah Griffin (voice), Hayden Chisholm (saxophone). Rattle CD
Having arrived on a wave of attention last year courtesy of bombastic singles Lydia and Bloodfeather and a debut album, Mister Asylum, that led to two Grammy nominations, this former covers band...
Auckland-based producer KINGS’ self-titled debut arrives after a raft of collaborations over the past several years (BulletProof, Dan Aux and Dick Johnson, to name a few) and continues his fusion...
In 2014, Englishwoman Kate Bush embarked on her first concerts in more than three decades. Fans might have almost thought the wait worthwhile given each Before The Dawn show was a three-act,...
Jeremy Quinn finds Sunset Song a bit too long and underwhelming.
Christine Powley reviews the 'frequently freaky' children's movie Trolls.
New Zealand-born country singer Keith Urban is giving emergency workers free tickets to his Wellington concert to recognise their work after the recent quake.