The Mancunion

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Daily Archives: 5th December 2017

Photo: Mark Hill

Mark Hill’s team take Manchester

The top styling team from is heading to Market Street this week, dishing out hair tips and free blow dries

Photo: The Mancunion

Review: Northern Soul’s Xmas menu

Christmas-time can only mean one thing: delicious seasonal menus

Photo: Marco Verch @ Wikimedia Commons

Traps to watch out for in the AAA space

A publisher-by-publisher guide for what to guard against in the coming years

Photo: BagoGames @flickr

Battle royale mode coming to Call of Duty

CoD fans are excited at the prospect of PUBG-styled gameplay

Photo Credit: The Other Richard

Review: Nativity! The Musical

Izzy Lewis gets in the Christmas spirit with Nativity! The Musical at The Palace

Photo: Sledgehammer Games

In defence of toxic behaviour in online gaming

To really enjoy a game, sometimes you have to make sure others don’t

Yang Yongliang, The Night of Perpetual Day, 2014 image courtesy of Constantin Brosteanu

Review: Digital Matters – The Earth Behind the Screen

The CFCCA document the lesser known routes of global supply chains, inviting us to question our role as consumers


Why FIFA is the root of the lootbox infection

‘It’s in the game’ has never sounded more sinister

Photo: Maurizio Pesce @ Flickr

Virtual reality in the classroom

Eventual adds a shared virtual reality experience for classrooms to their VR Platform

Alex Tayler (Image: University of Manchester Students' Union)

Students’ Union General Secretary defends manifesto

Alex Tayler was elected on a manifesto promising cheaper food, an increased bursary fund for masters students and an affordable ‘Stagecoach-First’ bus pass

Photo: Yassine Hariss

A student life: ‘the University of Gyalchester’ clothing brand

Pierre-Leo Rouat talks to Yassine, who is one of three UoM students whose drunk idea at a party is coming to life

Photo: Samuel Pigott @ The Mancunion

Review: Armenia Taverna

A fantastic glimpse into a wonderful cuisine