Super Sapphic Ultra Modern Girl

By Team G.URL | June 8, 2024
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Pop culture’s ongoing sapphic explosion Written by Ashley Schofield Happy Pride Month! It’s a damn good time for sapphic representation. To put it one way, lesbians are eating good right now. For the first time in a long time, art made for and by the sapphic community is comfortably back in the mainstream, not hidden…

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Charli XCX’s “BRAT”: Hyperpop’s New Masterpiece

By Jenny O'Connor | June 7, 2024
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Happy Brat Day! Charli XCX has once again taken the pop music world by storm with the release of her latest album, “BRAT,” which dropped today, June 7, 2024. With this album, Charli firmly cements her status as a trailblazer in the hyperpop genre, delivering an electrifying collection that pushes the boundaries of contemporary music…

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Bandai Marks 20 Years of Tamagotchi with Iconic Shell Re-releases

By Team G.URL | June 5, 2024

Written by Hannah Holowaychuk Twenty years ago, Bandai Namco, Japan’s leading toy manufacturer, unveiled an innovative design for their beloved handheld virtual pet: Tamagotchi Connection (known as Tamagotchi Connexion in Europe). Like many 2000s children, I have some fond (and many not-so-fond) memories of caring for my Tamagotchi. The Tamagotchi Connection quickly became a social…

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The Met Gala 2024: Belle Law’s Experience and the “Digitine” Phenomenon

By Belle Law | May 14, 2024
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It’s 4:45pm in New York City on the 6th May, the first Monday of the month. I am hot and sweaty as I run towards cheers of adoration coming from the crowd up the street, all gazing up at one of the hotels currently housing their Met Gala idols. I strategically place myself on the…

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Laysara: Summit Kingdom Review

By Annika McCabe | May 9, 2024
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Over at G.URL, we were lucky enough to get early access to the upcoming titleLaysara: Summit Kingdom; here’s the scoop! I was honoured when G.URL approached me to review such a unique looking title; bothin style and – in comparison to the games I typically play – genre. Laysara breaks into the scene asthe debut…

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Telltale Games: A Phoenix from the Ashes?

By Belle Law | April 30, 2024
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An In-depth Review of The Batman Series and The Expanse When asked by G.URL Online to review both Batman: The Telltale Series (2016), and Telltale’s newest game The Expanse (2023), I was eager to examine the rebirth of a studio that, almost overnight, nearly vanished all together. Telltale Games’ near shutdown in 2018 resulted in…

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G.URL Magazine Issue 03: Exclusive Interview Preview with VisitNymph

By Jenny O'Connor | April 27, 2024

In an exclusive encounter with G.URL Magazine, Nicole Arroyo and Tobey Parker of VisitNymph share the compelling narrative behind their unique artistic collaboration. Known for merging nostalgia with a modern twist, Nicole and Tobey’s journey began in the bustling streets of Queens, New York, where they transformed a decade of friendship into the innovative platform…

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Stray Rats x Sonic: A Collision of Streetwear and Sega’s Icon

By Jenny O'Connor | April 21, 2024
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Stray Rats, the Miami-based streetwear iconoclast, has reinvigorated its partnership with Sonic the Hedgehog, unleashing a collection that marries ’90s video game nostalgia with the raw edge of urban fashion. This latest collaboration, which first dropped in celebration of Sonic’s 30th anniversary, has found new life with a re-launch on April 17th, much to the…

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Nintendo Waves Goodbye to Wii U and 3DS Online Services

By Jenny O'Connor | April 10, 2024

Farewell to an Era Today, in a move that feels akin to the final credits rolling on a beloved game, Nintendo bids adieu to the online services for the Wii U and 3DS platforms. This moment is significant for gamers everywhere, marking the end of online playability for iconic titles such as Splatoon and Super…

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A love letter to High School Musical: Makin’ the Cut!

By Team G.URL | April 4, 2024
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Words by Willow Najarro How “High School Musical: Makin’ the Cut” Redefined Gaming for a Generation In the heart of every gamer who grew up in the early 2000s, there’s a beat that syncs perfectly with the pulse of the High School Musical franchise. It’s a rhythm infused with the echoes of movie premieres and…

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