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AboutJohn Reilly

John Reilly

John Reilly

John is Founder and Editor-in-Chief of TheEffect.Net. His favourite gaming series is Uncharted and his favourite film is Interstellar. He is also known to quote 'Father Ted' and Keith Lemon more than is normal. John@theeffect.net

Posts By John Reilly

Vhi launches Amazon Alexa skill to promote mindfulness

June 17, 2019 |

Vhi has just launched a guided mindfulness skill available via Amazon Alexa to support better sleep habits. The skill was designed specifically for use before bedtime to help users wind down and to create a better sleep routine … Read More

Bethesda @E3 2019: Watch All The Trailers Right Here

June 10, 2019 |

Bethesda were second to the stage for this year’s E3 proceedings after Microsoft’s offering and, for Irish fans anyway, the 2am start time might have resulted in many of you sleeping through what Bethesda had to show off. Fear not, … Read More

Xbox @ E3 2019: Watch All The Trailers Right Here

June 9, 2019 |

So Microsoft has just finished up their Xbox E3 2019 press conference and there’s quite a lot to unpack. With Sony deciding to skip this year’s event, Microsoft had the rule of the roost and took this unique opportunity to … Read More

Google Stadia: Launching in Ireland in November for €9.99/month

June 6, 2019 |

Google has just finished up their first ever ‘Stadia Connect’ press conference and we’ve finally gotten a lot more info on their brand new game streaming service. Below are some of the key points from this evening’s announcement.

Google has … Read More

REVIEW: RAGE 2

June 1, 2019 |

Rage 2 is depicted as a crazy, over the top game and is trying to shake the image of the grimier, more serious narrative portrayed by the original Rage all those years ago. Having played the latest title from a … Read More

Amazon Announces Echo Show 5 – Arriving Next Month in Ireland

May 29, 2019 |

Amazon has just announced the newest member to their Echo line of devices —Echo Show 5. This new compact smart video display and conferencing device packs a 5.5″ display with a HD camera and built-in camera shutter along with … Read More

REVIEW: Blood & Truth (PSVR)

May 28, 2019 |

PlayStation VR’s latest exclusive has just arrived. Blood & Truth launches for Sony’s VR headset today and we’ve been playing it for the last week. In development for a couple of years, Blood & Truth can be seen as the … Read More

REVIEW: Google Pixel 3a XL

May 22, 2019 |

About 6 years ago, the Google Nexus 5 launched. This handset was seen as the very best of Google’s smartphone software in hardware form. Not only that, it was very well priced too and delivered a pure Android experience that … Read More

OnePlus 7 Pro now available for pre-order on Three Ireland – Arriving June 5th

May 21, 2019 |

Three Ireland has announced an exclusive partnership with OnePlus which will allow Irish customers to pick the new OnePlus 7 Pro. Announced last week at mutliple launch events around the world, the new flagship handset from OnePlus is … Read More

REVIEW: Mortal Kombat 11

May 21, 2019 |

With a rich, 27-year history to tap into, NetherRealm Studios has plenty to play around with for Mortal Kombat 11, the latest title in one of gaming’s most time-honoured fighting franchises. And they most certainly do not hold back, making clear efforts to … Read More