David Farrier's interview with Diablo and Diablo 2 creator David Brevik, in Auckland for the New Zealand Game Developers Conference.
Kate Rodger reviews two of this week's new releases, Michael Bay's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Indian film The Lunchbox.
Whichever way the Scotland votes tomorrow, they will always be brave and full of mist, whiskey and bagpipes - to celebrate, Scottish tribal group Clan Celtica played in the TV3 studios.
2K Games has released new videos for NBA 2K15 that run fans through the game's face scan feature, promising to bring "more realism than any system before".
Bethesda has released a new trailer for Shinji Mikami's horror game The Evil Within to celebrate the Tokyo Game Show.
Mariah Carey's Kiwi fans may have hoped that one sweet day they'd see the pop diva perform here, and now that fantasy's come true.
Described as opera's greatest anti-hero, Don Giovanni is the story of the flirtatious bad-boy of opera - claiming to have had 2,065 conquests.
One of New Zealand's most iconic musicians says he'll take time out from touring once his current road trip ends.
Iconic Kiwi entertainers the Topp Twins chat about their Grand Old Topp'ry tour, the election and their careers.
Daniel Rutledge discusses the latest Kanye West controversy, the Sound of Music and the Hunger Games: Mockingjay trailer.
A funeral home in the US now offers a drive-thru service to mourn lost loved ones.
David Farrier talks with Rima Te Wiata at the Dunedin premiere of Housebound about the film and her career.
Publishers of Eminem's copyrights have filed for damages over alleged copyright infringement by the New Zealand National Party.
Minecraft is changing hands, but fans hope that's the only change.
EA Sports has released a new live action trailer for FIFA 15 that has players jumping out of their seats and getting kicked across the room.
The first full-length trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 has been released ahead of the film's November release.
The Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra is releasing its debut album in November, before touring New Zealand for the first time in two years.
Rockstar has announced Grand Theft Auto V will hit PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on November 18, before PC on January 27 with a new trailer.
The two key performances from are the highlight for me, showing a range and depth which elevate both actors to a whole new level.
Sam Taylor-Johnson was given unprecedented access to the private rooms above Coco Chanel's boutique.
Shihad are giving back to Christchurch kids in a history-making gig tonight.
Robert Downey Jr stars as big city lawyer Hank Palmer, who returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town's judge (Robert Duvall), is suspected of murder.
The marriage of two heterosexual men to win tickets to 2015 Rugby World Cup in London in a radio show promotion is horrifying gay rights and conservative groups.
To celebrate its 30th anniversary, acclaimed game developer Naughty Dog is releasing a documentary and hosting an art show.
Colin Craig likes Dave Dobbyn or the Police (despite the latter being distinctly British), John Key's a fan of Lorde and David Cunliffe likes Shihad - but what about Winston Peters?
Ubisoft has released a new demo video for Assassin's Creed: Unity, showing two players taking on a co-op heist mission.
A new, full trailer has been released for upcoming Maori action epic The Dead Lands ahead of its October 30 release.
Film3 critic Kate Rodger reviews new releases Wish I Was Here and The Skeleton Twins.
Byrne is in New Zealand for one show only AAA he returns to Auckland with an encore performance, You Name The Show.
Proceeds from the event being donated to Woolston Primary's music department, where there is no shortage of Shihad fans.
Iconic James Bond villain Richard Kiel, who portrayed Jaws in The Spy Who Loved Me and Moonraker, has died.
A singer and a video designer have taken the Electoral Commission to court to try to reverse the ban on their song 'Planet Key'.
Stan Walker has today announced he will be returning as a judge for the 2015 season of the X Factor NZ.
David Farrier talks with David Cronenberg, Robert Pattinson, Sarah Gadon and Evan Bird at the TIFF premiere of Maps to the Stars.
You'll need a little patience, but it will be worth the wait, with legendary Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash set to play two shows in New Zealand.
The New Zealand gaming industry says it has more than doubled its worth to $80 million in just two years.
Brad Pitt is Sergeant Wardaddy in this WWII action drama, the master and commander of a Sherman tank and her crew.
David Farrier talks with Benedict Cumberbatch and Morten Tyldum at the TIFF premiere of their film The Imitation Game.
Brooke Fraser discusses her new single 'Psychosocial' and moving from a mostly acoustic sound and incorporating some electronic elements.
Daniel Rutledge talks much-hyped sci-fi multiplayer shooter Destiny, Shihad's historic gig in Christchurch and Metallica's new world record.
Two art exhibitions in the UK pit warring artists against each other in death, as they were in life.
Director Bennett Miller is a pro at telling a true story, with Capote and Moneyball already under his belt. This film is superior to both.
G-Unit star Lloyd Banks had a scuffle with security at a weekend concert in Hungary and video of the incident is now online.
Exercising in public is part of the daily routine for millions of elderly people in China, but their loud music is driving the neighbours crazy.
Prince William wants people to "focus on the big news" after a mini media frenzy greeted the announcement he and Catherine are expecting a second child.
A video wrap of the stories making headlines from September 1 AAA 7.
An audience with Mark Rayment, who is playing the stern Captain von Trapp in the musical opening in Wellington this week.
David Farrier talks to The Dead Lands director Toa Fraser at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.
An amateur sleuth is claiming to have solved one of history's greatest crime mysteries, naming a Polish-born hairdresser as the real Jack the Ripper.
An extremely rare and well-preserved 17th century American coin found in the UK is expected to be auctioned off for nearly $2 million.
Bill Murray took to the red carpet in Toronto donning a crown and sash, but insists the day wasn't his idea.
Sarah Jessica Parker, Kelly Osbourne and Whoopi Goldberg were among the A-list stars who attended Joan Rivers' funeral.
An international booking agent is in New Zealand looking to sign up Kiwi acts for music festivals around the world.
I asked how his adaptation of Greg Sestero's The Disaster Artist (a book about the making of cult film The Room) was coming along.
Housebound takes a well-trodden genre and delivers it with a fresh modern and entirely Kiwi twist and I just loved it.
Toa FraserAAAs The Dead Lands is an utterly spellbinding and, at times, incredibly violent film.
New Zealand's longest piano has arrived in Auckland - it was built from scratch in a Timaru farming shed by local teenager Adrian Mann.
Joseph Kosinski has directed a live-action trailer for Destiny ahead of the game's release next week.
Kate Rodger discusses Kiwi instant cult classic Housebound as it opens in cinemas nationwide.
David Farrier reports from Toronto before the world premiere of Toa Fraser's Maori action epic The Dead Lands.