The situation is tense. You’ve been battling away at the game for hours on end. Finally, the trophy pops and then there’s a massive sigh of relief. When it comes to PlayStation games I’m one of those people that refer to themselves as trophy hunters or completionists. I’m in by no means a professional but […]

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Compiled by Jade Bennett October is just around the corner, and that means a new month of deals, sales and games with gold. The new games just got announced, so here’s a quick rundown of the games you’re receiving with your Xbox Gold membership. Overcooked Overcooked is a local co-op cooking simulator developed by Ghost […]

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October is just around the corner and while we have already been pleasantly surprised by Sony’s crossplay news, we mustn’t forget some of the regular things that are happening in the PlayStation calendar! That’s right, the PlayStation Plus (PS Plus) games have been announced too. One of the most curious games is Friday the 13th – […]

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After years of requests from players across the world, it seems like Sony is finally opening its arms to crossplay across multiple platforms, starting with Fortnite! While crossplay has been available between PS4 and PC, it had gotten to a stage where players had accepted that they may never see play with Xbox gamers. Announced on their […]

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The latest DLC chapter of the popular multiplayer game Dead by Daylight dropped September 18th, roughly two weeks after the close of the player test build (PTB) aka beta testing.  As always, the latest DLC was surrounded by speculation right up until the player test build. The first look players received was a trailer dubbed “First Cut”, which confirmed that there would […]

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Hello friends! This Saturday, September 22nd, we, The Republic of Players gaming team, are hosting a 24-hour charity stream from the Maudlin’s Hotel in Kildare. We will be going on live on our Twitch page at 9am that morning until the following morning. There will be tons of giveaways throughout the stream, spot prizes, forfeits and whole lot […]

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Article written by Jade Bennett Kickstarter has become increasingly popular as of late to fund independently developed games, although not all projects backed by this type of crowd-funding even make it to completion. Countless projects started on Kickstarter that currently remain unreleased, or that didn’t manage to reach their goal (as well as those that […]

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Written By Brian Quigley Every few years or so there is a change in how people consume media. From written word to sequential art to moving picture, to video game, there is a constant evolution to how stories can be told, content consumed, and ideas shared.  Science Fiction, for example, has often been used to […]

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Written by Kevin O’Connell Until recently I never paid much notice to “Smart Pills”, or Nootropics. I knew it was a bunch of people experimenting with different compounds to improve their focus, reactions, memory and more. Sounds all good right? Not really, when you could just buy coffee for the same effect as most of […]

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Article written by Jade Bennett With the interest in video games in Ireland steadily growing and the rise in gamers, communities, and gaming related events coming to the fore, our content creator Jade Bennett decided to take a step back and look at some of the best Irish characters in video games that she has […]

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