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Handheld PlayStations are back as Sony announces Project Q

Handheld PlayStations return as Sony announces Project Q
May 26 2023 Share

Sony has officially announced its return to the handheld console market, revealing up and coming handheld console Project Q.

The new handheld console, which is rumoured to launch in November 2023, will allow gamers to stream PlayStation 5 games onto Project Q’s 8-inch LCD screen, which also features similar Dualsense controls.

A touchpad will be integrated into the 1080p resolution screen, which will also boast a 60Hz refresh rate. The console’s announcement comes hand in hand with PlayStation’s brand new official wireless earbuds, which will deliver “lossless audio and low latency” via Bluetooth.

The handheld console market experienced a major resurgence in recent months, especially after the launch of Nintendo’s Switch console, which actually overtook the PS4 in sales.

Amongst other announcement made during Sony’s PlayStation 2023 showcase, it also was revealed that Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater will get a remake, Assassin’s Creed Mirage got an October release date and Final Fantasy XVI got a new trailer ahead of its June launch.

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Wholesome moment as police officers take photo with primary school children

Wholesome moment as police officer takes photo with primary school children
May 26 2023 Share

The Rabat Primary School children got quite a snap on Thursday morning, after taking a group photo with police officers from the Rabat Police Station.

The wholesome moment was a result the school children’s scheduled visit to the Rabat Police Station. According to a post by The Malta Police Force, the children went to grab a quick photo with the police before one of the officers went ahead and offered whether they wanted to get in the police vehicle.

“Thank you to the students and staff for the visit, it surely started our day on a positive note”, the post concluded.

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Local designer Gaetano goes shirtless for mental health awareness campaign

May 26 2023 Share

Tackling the theme of awareness, local fashion designer Gaetano posted a striking photo on his Haus Of Gaetano page, addressing the topic of men’s mental health.

In the caption, Gaetano wrote that name-calling has been commonplace throughout his career. He went on to state that because he is a man, many may think that he wouldn’t care, but the reality is that these words can break a person.

The accompanying photo, taken by Vince Bonello Pukka, featured a shirtless Gaetano with words & phrases like ‘fat’, ‘Buddha’, ‘dirty’, ‘go on a diet’, ‘pig’ and more written across his body.

“A man can also have tough times, a man can also be conscious, a man can also get hurt, a man can also be broken, a man can also feel. Do not remain silent. Speak. Search for help. You are important.” 

Followers of designer shot to the comments to congratulate the designer for the way he exhibited the powerful message, congregating in agreement with Gaetano.

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Maltese Olympian Yazmin Zammit Stevens featured on Gymshark homepage

Maltese Olympian Yazmin Zammit Stevens featured on Gymshark homepage
May 26 2023 Share

Maltese Olympian and resident weightlifting champion Yazmin Zammit Stevens has made it onto the front page of British fitness apparel brand Gymshark’s website… and she’s over the moon.

With an accumulated 8 million followers on Instagram and Facebook and a valuation of over €1 billion, being featured on the brand’s home page is quite an impressive feature for Malta’s champion.

That being said, Zammit Stevens boasts quite an impressive following of her own, telling her 208,000 Instagram followers that she was freaking out at the idea of being on the website’s front page.

The weightlifter first announced her partnership with Gymshark back in October 2021, stating that representing such a big global brand is something the never thought would become a reality.

Kudos Yaz!

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