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Gaming : Game Masters 2012

Game News - Game Masters 2012

Currently open to the public at the Australian Center for the Moving Image (ACMI), Federation Square in Melbourne, Game Masters is an exhibition celebrating the history of videogames, as well as the works of some of the industry's most prominent figures.

Game News - Jak, Daxter and Cole MacGrath Join PS All-Stars

Superbot have announced the inclusion of Jak & Daxter and Cole MacGrath in PlayStation All-Stars. Following the recent announcement of Heihachi Mishima and Toro Inoue joining Playstation All-Stars, Jak, Dax and Cole have joined the party.

ak, Daxter and Cole MacGrath Join PS All-Stars

Gaming : Quick Time Events : Time For A Change

Game News - Quick Time Events : Time For A Change

Our games guru Stephen Pastic takes a look at Quick Time Events in Gaming. That part of a game that really gives hardcore gamers the irrits. How can we fix it? Pastic gives it a crack here.

Game News - Dead Space 3 Arriving 2013

Delivering award-winning suspense, horror, action and audio, Dead Space 3 will send players on an exhilarating and hair-raising new adventure in the dead of winter 2013.

Dead Space 3 Arriving 2013

Gaming : Is EB Doomed to Follow Blockbuster into Oblivion?

Game News - Is EB Doomed to Follow Blockbuster into Oblivion?

Our games guru gives an insightful opinion into the future of Video Game Stores. Are they doomed to follow the path of Music and DVD stores and head down the path toward oblivion.

Game News - FIFA 13 Coming Soon

Electronic Arts have unveiled five game-changing innovations that will bring revolutionary changes to FIFA 13 along with the largest and deepest feature set in the history of the franchise.

FIFA 13 Coming Soon

Gaming : 12 Step Program to Day One Purchases

Game News - Gaming : 12 Step Program to Day One Purchases

Stephen Pastic is back with his humorous rants on all things gaming. This time he tackles the issue that we have all come across. The need to buy a game the minute it hits the shelf

Game News - How to Start a Flame War on a Gaming Site

Games Guru Stephen Pastic gives us a guide on how to become what all gamers aim to become. The Worlds greatest online Troll. Let's take a look at Trolling 101.

Trolling

Ni No Kuni : Wrath of the White Witch

Game News - Ni No Kuni : Wrath of the White Witch

Namco Bandai games have announced that the massive role-playing success of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch will be localised from beginning to end.

Game News - Command & Conquer : Tiberium Alliances Beta Arrives

Phenomic, the Electronic Arts Inc studio dedicated to developing best-in-class free-to-play games has announced that Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances is now in open beta.

Tiberium Alliances

The Dark Room : John Robertson

Game News - YouTube Choose Your Own Adventure : The Dark Room

The Dark Room isn't exactly a game, more a clever construction of jokes and verbal abuse in the basic set up of a Choose Your Own Adventure Game.

Game News - Sony Dominates Platform Sales

Sony Computer Entertainment Australia have announced solid results for calendar year 2011. Official NPD Group Australia data confirming that PlayStation console sales outperformed the competition.

PS3 Number 1 Console

Bioshock take fans back to 1999

Game News - Bioshock take fans back to 1999

2K Games have announced that BioShock Infinite from Irrational Games will feature a new form of play- the brutally hard 1999 Mode.

Game News - Sony 3D Headset Coming Soon

Sony Australia has announced pre-orders of its Personal 3D Viewer will begin on Friday, 27 January 2012. It offers a spectacular new style of viewing for both 2D and 3D content in the luxury of your living room.

Sony 3D Headset : PS3 , XBox 360, PC

The Darkness II Approaching

Game News - Darkness II Approaching

2K Games have announced that on January 25, 2012, a Darkness II demo will become available worldwide for Xbox, Windows PC and PlayStation 3 gamers.

Game News - Mass Effect 3 : Preorder Bonuses

EA Games and Bioware are offering gamers who preorder Mass Effect 3 from select Australian and New Zealand retailers a selection of goodies in anticipation for one of 2012's biggest games.

Mass Effect 3 : Preorder Bonuses : PS3 , XBox 360, PC

Naughty Dogs : The Last Of Us

Game News - Naughty Dogs : The Last Of Us

Sony have announced "The Last of Us", a new franchise created exclusively for PlayStation 3. Developed by the creators of the highly acclaimed and best-selling Uncharted series, Naughty Dog.

Game News - Vidzone Revamped for PS3

VidZone’s fresh new interface will provide users with an improved, seamless and simple music experience. Available for the PS3.

Vidzone Revamped for PS3

Rainbow Six Patriots in Development

Game News - Rainbow Six Patriots in Development

Ubisoft has announced the development of the latest edition of its best-selling Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 franchise, Rainbow 6 Patriots.

Game News - Playstation 3 Number 1 Console in Australia

Sony Computer Entertainment Australia has confirmed that PlayStation 3 has hit the number 1 spot for home console sales in 2011.

PS3 Number 1 Console

Female Gamers on the Rise

Game News - Female Gamers on the Rise

Females make up 47% of the total gaming population according to a recent survey conducted by Digital Australia.

Game News - Latest News from Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts has released Screenshots and news for a few upcoming games expected to arrive in Australia in 2012. 

EA Games

Ezio Joins Soulcalibur V

Game News - Ezio Auditore Joins SoulCalibur V

NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe and Ubisoft have announced that the wall climbing, roof jumping Ezio Auditore from the Assassins Creed series will be a playable guest character in SoulCalibur V.

Game News - Playstation Vita Arriving in Australia: February 2012

Sony Computer Entertainment Australia and New Zealand confirmed that the highly anticipated PS Vita will launch early 2012.

Playstation Vita

Burnout Crash : iPad : iPhone : Playstation 3 : xBox 360

Game News - Burnout Crash coming to iPhone and iPad

Criterion Games, an Electronic Arts Inc studio have announced that Burnout Crash will be launching on the iPad, iPad 2 and iPhone 4 later this year.

Game News - The Sims 3 : Pets Expansion Pack

Become a dogs best friend in this life simulation game. From playing tug-o-war or riding through town on horseback this game has a variety of games, activities and challenges.

The Sims 3 Pets

Glee

Game News - Karaoke Revolution Glee: Volume 3 Announced

Volume 3 will feature 35 chart-topping hits and exclusive footage from Season 2 of the hit television show, GLEE. Available December 1 on the Nintendo Wii.

Game News - Shank 2 Announced

Taking charge of Shank, a former mob hitman with a dark and vengeful past. Gamers are thrust into action when the lives of those close to Shank are endangered.

shank 2

NCIS

Game Trailers - Latest Trailers and Upcoming Games

Check out the latest trailers and screenshots here. We have the upcoming NCIS Video Game, The latest on The Darkness II and much more.

Game News - NBA 2K12 Demo Out Now

2K Sports has announced that a demo for NBA 2K12 is now available on XBox Live Marketplace and Playstation Network.

nba 2k12

Battlefield 3

Game News - Battlefield 3 Arriving Soon

The highly anticipated 'most realistic' first person shooter; Battlefield 3 will hit stores across Australia on October 27 this year.

Game News - Ubisoft Unveil PS Vita Titles

Ubisoft has announced at the recent Tokyo Games show that Rayman Origins, Lumines and Michael Jackson: The Experience are coming to the PS Vita.

The Experience

metal gear solid collection

Game News - Metal Gear Solid HD Collection

Konami Digital Entertainment has revealed the depth of content that will form its Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.

Game News - PES 2012 Demo Out Now on PS Network

Konami Digital Entertainment has released a new demo for its PES 2012 title that will hit stores later this year. It is available for the Playstation 3, XBox 360 and Windows PC now.

Revelations

Syndicate Revived

Game News - Syndicate Franchise Revived

Electronic Arts Inc and Starbreeze Studios have announced the reinvention of the cult classic franchise Syndicate.

Game News - AC Revelations Box Revealed

Ubisofts fourth game in the Assassins Creed franchise, Assassins Creed: Revelations will be hitting stores on November 15, 2011. In anticipation Ubisoft has revealed the Collector Box.

Revelations

fifa 2012

Game News - Fifa 2012 Soundtrack

The eclectic selection of music on FIFA 12 includes artists from right around the globe representing the widespread passion for the FIFA franchise.

Mobile App News - Barkin' Buddy

Barkin' Buddy is the newest and most unique mobile app we've see in awhile. The application allows dog lovers to connect via a social networking enviornment.

Barkin' Buddy Mobile App

Call Of The Dead

Game News Call Of The Dead

Activision and Treyarch have revealed that famed horror and action stars Robert Englund, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Michael Rooker and Danny Trejo have joined the cast of Call of Duty: Black Ops Escalation's zombie level, Call of the Dead.

Game News - The Smurfs on Facebook

The Smurfs and Co is a social network game based on the world renowned comic book brand that allows anyone to play as a smurf.

the smurfs

Mind GameThe Fanboy Phenomenon

What is a Fanboy? Perhaps a more appropriate question would be, when does a fan become into a Fanboy? Sandra Maksimovic has taken time out of her videogame development studies to take a closer look at the Fanboy (Fan-people?) phenomenon, and some of the possible reasons for their one-eyed love of Nintendo, Sega, Sony, or Microsoft. And sometimes Atari.

Mind Game - Console Wars: Innovation or Stagnation?

We've got a new writer and she's got a new bi-monthly column - but what's it all about? Well, seeing as how Sandra is currently studying game development at a top secret laboratory that floats in the clouds and can only be accessed by headbutting a floating block of masonry that reveals a  strange bean stalk, she offers her opinion on all topical games industry issues, such as the looming Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii, and Xbox 360 console war.

Mind Game

Mind GameTime & Punishment

Do you ever tire of games? Have you thought the frustration and punishment you must endure just to beat a game is obscene? Offensive? In her regular gaming column, Sandra Maksimovic writes that she has gamer-over phobia. This often wrongly diagnosed fear of digital failure affects one in every three gamers, and like Bird Flu there is no cure...

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