I'm on Endor. As I push through the foliage, red and green blaster fire erupts around me, and some Rebel scum zooms past on a stolen speeder bike, taking pot-shots at my squad mates. An AT-ST struts alongside me, trampling trees and unleashing a stream of fire that reduces the speeder bike to a cloud of sparks, smoke, and hot metal. Overhead, Ewoks scurry through the canopy, and although I take aim and try to shoot them, they quickly bolt into a nearby treehouse. I lob a Thermal detonator at a passing Twi'lek and it sends her flying through the undergrowth. The noise, the look, the feel - this is the most wonderfully accurate, brilliantly recreated Star Wars experience ever. I'm on the goddam-forest-motherf***ing-moon of Endor.
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International hacking network Anonymous has "declared war" on the "Islamic State" following Friday's fatal attacks in Paris. The movement has promised its "biggest operation" ever.In a video posted on YouTube, a man wearing a Guy Fawkes mask described the jihadist militant group as "vermin" and vowed to hunt them down."We are going to launch the biggest operation ever against you. Expect many cyberattacks. War has been declared. Get ready," the man said in French."We don't forgive and we don't forget."The promise to unleash waves of cyberattacks on "Islamic State" (IS) came after the jihadi militants claimed responsibility for a series of bombings and shootings in Paris on Friday, in which 129 people died."These attacks cannot remain unpun…Read more >
The UAE has had its fair share of A-list stars in recent weeks (Hello Orlando Bloom, Margot Robbie and Katy Perry), but nothing compares to the presence of Celebville’s most famous couple. That’s right, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are both currently in the UAE, according to The National newspaper. But you’ll have to be in Ras Al Khaimah to spot them!
The pair finally wrapped up promotion for their new movie, By The Sea, last week and jetted to the UAE where Brad is filming scenes for Netflix drama film, War Machine. And while it was initially reported that they would be renting a villa outside Abu Dhabi, they’ve ended up in Ras Al Khaimah instead. Sources told The National that the couple arrived last week, obviously keeping a very low pr…Read more >