We’ve Got To Wait A Bit Longer For Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Collector’s Editions (EU + UK)

Image: Nintendo / Monolith Soft While those in America and Canada are starting to get hold of their Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Collector’s Editions, the UK and Europe will have to wait a bit longer to even pre-order them. Pre-orders were due to open in September, however, customers have started to receive emails confirming that the … Read more

Why Liz Truss is right to go to first meeting of Macron’s ‘shadow EU’

What on Earth is the Prime Minister doing getting enmeshed in one of Emmanuel Macron’s grand visions for Europe? Liz Truss joining the first meeting of the European Political Community (EPC) of EU and non-EU nations isn’t betraying Brexit –  it is common sense and good politics.  The French president’s pet project was dismissed by … Read more

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Starts Listing stock in Europe, priced at 1999 to 2549 EUR

GeForce RTX 4090 is listing at Europe based retailer, Proshop. The shop has more models available than the American colleagues at Newegg. With a starting price of 1,999 EUR, the NVIDIA RTX 4090 is only 50 EUR more than the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (or the price for Founders Edition). It is worth … Read more

Nintendo’s Huge Switch eShop Sale Ends This Weekend, Up to 75% Off 1000+ Games (Europe)

Image: Nintendo Life Update: Here’s a friendly reminder that Nintendo’s huge eShop sale is coming to an end this Sunday, 2nd October. If you want to take advantage of the sale, make sure to top up your account with our discounted eShop credit (details below), and buy any games that catch your eye before time … Read more

Macron threatens to ‘instantly’ dissolve parliament if MPs block his pension reforms

Emmanuel Macron has threatened to “instantly” dissolve parliament if French MPs block the pension reforms on which he has staked his political legacy. The threat, which has drawn comparisons to Boris Johnson’s proroguing of parliament, came as French schools, trains and businesses were hit on Thursday by the first major call for strikes since Mr … Read more

Giorgia Meloni ‘had no contact’ with drug-smuggling father for decades

The businessman told the court that he had agreed to transport the cannabis for a payment in pesetas equivalent to 300,000 euros or £268,000 GBP. Mr Meloni died of leukaemia  Three other people were arrested in the drugs bust, including two of his stepchildren. They were sentenced to four years in jail, despite his claims … Read more

Putin’s own propagandists turn on draft sending ‘hairdressers and teachers’ to Ukrainian front

Olga Skabeyeva, one of the most prominent state TV hosts, on Tuesday also lashed out at the mobilisation drive, urging criminal prosecution for those who abuse their powers in drafting men. Even Russia’s most blood-thirsty war reporters from state TV have expressed dismay over what appears to be a completely random choice of conscripts. Alexander … Read more

How Albanian gangs took control of Britain’s cocaine

Every day between 5pm and 9pm children as young as 10 gather on the concrete football pitch in the northern Pascuales district of Guayaqui to learn how to murder. For four hours as the sun sets over the port city in Ecuador, the ‘school for sicarios’ teaches its pupils to load their weapons, track their … Read more

How far-Right Sweden Democrats are bringing Trump’s America to a small country town

It overtook Sweden’s former farmers’ party, Centre, as the most popular party among agricultural workers, it rivals the Moderates as the most popular party among business owners and is challenging the Social Democrats as the most popular party for blue-collar workers. It was as popular among young first-time voters as it was among pensioners. As … Read more

Putin sacks another military general as he takes hands-on approach to war from Moscow

On top of the fast-developing eastern front, Russia is also under pressure in the south – but Mr Putin has reportedly ignored pleas from his commanders to take action to minimise losses before it is too late, according to American officials briefed on highly sensitive intelligence.  Thousands of Russian troops may soon be surrounded in … Read more