Video games have earned their fair share of bad rap due to the grisly violence in certain game genres. But studies have shown that video games can be beneficial as well.
Multiplayer games encourage teamwork, while strategy games hone the players’ abilities to make decisions. Some games require concentration and puzzle-solving skills, while others set timed challenges that demand quick response time and critical thinking. Most importantly, video gaming is one of the ways to reduce stress!
Video games have evolved tremendously over the past few decades, from arcade games to home video games and desktop gaming to handheld games and mobile gaming. 8 July is Video Game Day, a day dedicated to appreciate video games — and your excuse to buy new or more gaming gadgets!
Resident Evil is one of the most famous video game franchises of all time. The zombie horror world it created has a fan following of its own. Other than the numerous games, there are 12 Resident Evil movies and shows, which, in a chronological order, would help even those who haven’t played any of the games clearly understand the core storyline. Developed by Japanese game developer Capcom, the franchise began with the first Resident Evil game in 1996. The hugely successful game was followed by R
For as long as I can remember, Beach Road Prawn Noodle House has been such an iconic prawn noodle shop, especially if you’re talking about those within the East. I’m not even kidding when I say that I’ve been dining here since I was a kid. My primary school is right next door, and my […] The post Beach Road Prawn Noodle House: Legendary prawn mee spanning 4 generations since 1986 appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
Mirko Febbrile, ex-chef at Michelin-starred Braci, will be hosting a hawker pop-up from 17 August to 17 September 2022. The hawker pop-up will be located at Chinatown Complex within the stall Nudedles.4, which is run by Clarence Chooi, who used to work at several Michelin-starred establishments like Jaan by Kirk Westaway and the now-defunct Joel […] The post Michelin-starred Chef Mirko Febbrile hosting hawker pop-up with handmade pasta from $7 and soft-serve Burrata Ice Cream appeared first on S
Phrom Phong is popular during the day, and equally busy during the evening. It’s full of shopping malls, food spots, hip bars, amazing bakeries, and more. There’s even relaxing wellness spots in the area for some R&R. Give yourself a few days at least if you want to visit all the wonders that Phrom Phong has to offer, and knowing how to get the best as you’re walking down there will certainly do you good. Let us help – here is our pick of nine reasons why you should visit this buzzing neighbourh
Luxury British automobile manufacturer McLaren is entering the footwear business with a limited-edition running trainer line named HySpeed. McLaren has partnered with sports apparel giant Athletic Propulsion Labs (APL) for the line, which marks the car marquee’s first footwear collaboration. One of the prominent teams in Formula 1, McLaren has previously collaborated with the likes of SunGod, Belstaff and Rhude to bring unique fashion and streetwear products such as shades and jackets. Here are
Here’s a collaboration Eddie Munson fans will surely want to get their hands on. Legendary metal band Metallica has teamed up with Netflix hit series Stranger Things on an official collection of Hellfire Club merchandise. The line comprises a raglan shirt, black T-shirt and hoodie, all of which are emblazoned with Metallica’s distinctive logo and feature the Hellfire Club emblem flanked by blazing guitars. For the uninitiated, Metallica recently saw a resurgence of mainstream interest after the
Starting Friday, 12 August, arrivals to Hong Kong will undergo a three-day hotel quarantine with four days of health monitoring. Here’s what you need to know. It’s about time: the Hong Kong government has announced the biggest loosening of its COVID-19 quarantine regulations since the pandemic began. In this morning’s briefing, Chief Executive John Lee announced that the seven-day mandatory hotel quarantine currently in place will be cut to three days, with four days of “health monitoring” to fo
For many of us, kicking off the day with a drink is an essential morning ritual. And while some folks might opt for beverages like orange juice or plain water, most people reach for tea or coffee. These drinks, after all, are some of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Even the act of consuming each brew offers its own unique experience. But when it comes to health and wellness, is one better than the other? To find out, we spoke to registered dietitians to find out which drink come
The first tourbillon was created by Abraham-Louis Breguet in 1801, with the patent application being filed on June 26 of that year. In that time, the tourbillon has captured the imagination of watch connoisseurs everywhere with a gravity defying escapement. Presented in 2005, the Breguet Tradition collection pays tribute to the brand’s heritage by ingeniously blending tradition with modernity in a surprising way. Breguet’s latest Tradition 7047 Tourbillon Waltz is such an exemplar combining Breg
Here’s a collaboration Eddie Munson, Metallica, and Stranger Things fans will surely want to get their hands on. The legendary metal band has teamed up with the Netflix hit series on an official collection of Hellfire Club merchandise. The line comprises a raglan shirt, black T-shirt, and hoodie, all of which are emblazoned with Metallica’s distinctive logo and feature the Hellfire Club emblem flanked by blazing guitars. (Image credit: Netflix) For the uninitiated, Metallica recently saw a resur
Your home’s small space, awkward layout, or dual-purpose areas shouldn’t prevent you from celebrating: Even the tiniest and most cramped houses or apartments can play host to memorable parties with the right planning and coordination. “Hosting parties in smaller spaces can limit your guest list, planned activities, decorating, and entertainment—but you can create intimate impactful gatherings if you use those challenges to your advantage,” says Michiel Perry, founder of Black Southern Belle. “Wi
Lady Gaga is officially part of Joker: Folie à Deux, the sequel to Joker (2019). The singer-songwriter confirmed the news with a musical teaser on social media on 4 August. She also revealed that Joker 2 is set for release on 4 October 2024. Gaga is the first major name confirmed to star in the highly anticipated film, in which Joaquin Phoenix returns to play the ‘Clown Prince of Crime’. Here’s what we know so far about the Joker sequel Lady Gaga shares the news on social media The post shared b