Monday Gaming News – 02/09/13

September 2, 2013

  • Sydney-folk who missed out on PAX Australia still have the EB Games Expo to look forward to in October, and several key events have recently been announced for this year’s show. Wargaming’s WCG Australian National Final will be held on October 5th at the Expo, while Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, and EA’s The Sims 4 have both been confirmed to be making appearances as well. In what is sure to be an intense battle of the shooty shooters, Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty: Ghosts booths will square off against each other in the Exhibition Hall on opposite walls. To check out the full map, head to the official website.
  • If there’s some games you’ve been wanting to pick up for a while, but couldn’t due to a lack of plastic notes or metal tokens denoting currency, then you may be in luck. Our mates at Dungeon Crawl are running a Facebook competition where you can win a $250 gift voucher for their store!
  • Square is running a new behind-the-scenes series on Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, check it out below:

  • Football Manager 2014 is releasing a series of video blogs about the game and its development. If you want to check them out, you can start with the first entry about the game’s User Interface!