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Gaming

Yet Another Dark Souls Review

Dark Souls, the dark-fantasy RPG game developed by From Software, is probably one of the most influential games of the last decade, and not for the reasons you might initially think.  It was not revolutionary in terms of graphics, storytelling or even gameplay, yet its release in late 2011 was the start of a renaissance…

Gaming

UEA’s favourite games of the academic year

Resident Evil 2 remake (PC, PS4, Xbox One) I feared that after 20 years this remake of the survival horror classic would forget everything that made the original so special, but it pulled through with excellent results. I was especially impressed by the fear-factor brought on by Mr X, who went from an easily dispatched…

Sport

UEA Hockey 2s net 10 against Dereham

UEA women’s second side produced a display of scintillating Hockey as they brushed aside struggling Dereham 3s 10-0 at the Sportspark to get back to winning ways in the Empresa Norfolk Women’s Hockey League Premier Division. First half hat-tricks from Hattie Scott-Clark and Phoebe Hartz were complimented by second-half goals from Hartz again, Natalie Beckett,…

Sport

Charity Rugby match to take place at UEA

On Saturday 16th March, the annual Potter Legacy Cup will take place at Colney Lane, raising money for two charities. The Potter Legacy Cup is the result of a collaboration between UEA Sport, UEA men’s and women’s Rugby clubs and UEA Touch Rugby. The match is played in honour of David Potter, UEA men’s Rugby…

Sport

Hat-trick of hat-tricks gives UEA women first league win

UEA’s Lacrosse women got off the mark in BUCS Midlands 2A thanks to a comfortable 14-5 win over Warwick 2s at Colney Lane in their first match back after Christmas. In front of a vociferous crowd, hat-tricks for Fiona Smith, Phoebe Hartz and man of the match Tilly Pembroke were added to by a brace…

Sport

UEA compete in mixed Dodgeball tournament

The nature of the sport of Dodgeball, in most instances, splits men and women into their gender brackets, allowing only men to play men and women to play women. The University Mixed Open occurs annually to change the entire nature of the sport itself, it allows for the differing aspects of the women’s and men’s…

Sport

UEA Womens Football 3-4 Oxford Brookes

UEA Women’s first team footballers battled hard to an unfortunate 4-3 loss at home to Oxford Brookes in their first game of 2019. The teams were evenly matched on paper, both with victories in their last games before the Christmas break, UEA overcoming Warwick 3-0 and Brookes beating Lincoln 2-0. The hosts came out of…

Sport

Concrete meets… UEA Pirates American Football

The only encounter I’ve had with American Football was two years ago, when I went to film a match at Colney Lane on a freezing day. Since then, I have been following their results and keeping up to date with how they perform as a team. In reality, I still don’t know the rules and…

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