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E3 2013: Nintendo Direct

In lieu of a live press conference at E3 2013, Nintendo has decided to go ahead and host a Nintendo Direct. We’ve got it covered here. Watch: http://www.nintendo.com.au/nintendodirect —————&#...
 
 
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E3 2013: Sony PlayStation Conference

Watch: http://e3.eu.playstation.com/ ——————————- 11:00 – Eleven! Hasn’t started! 11:05 – Still loading people into the theatre, apparently. Running l...
 

 
 
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E3 2013: Ubisoft Conference

Watch: http://www.youtube.com/user/ubisoft ——————————— 8:00 – We’re ready. But Ubisoft is not. Waiting! 8:01 – And we’re off! With Jerry ...
 
 
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E3 2013: EA Games Conference

Watch: http://www.ea.com/au/e3/live-stream ————————————————————————- 5:55 – F...
 

 
 
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E3 2013: Microsoft Xbox Conference

Watch – http://www.xbox.com Xbox go! ———————————— 2:24 – Waiting. Waiting. Waiting. 2:30 – !!! 2:32 – Various feed are up. Now it&#...
 
 
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Rocket Chainsaw E3 2013 Guide

E3 2013 IS HERE!!! IT’S HERE!!! YESSS!!! OH MY GOD!!!! It’s almost here. So relax, take a deep breath, sit the fuck down, and pay attention for a moment. While it is Monday in Australia, Los Angeles is wrapping up i...
 

 
 
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E3 2013: Konami Presentation Recap

Kicking things off before everybody else, Konami has just held their annual pre-E3 press conference. Taking a leaf out of Nintendo Direct, the event was a pre-recorded affair covering the likes of Pro Evolution Soccer 2014, Met...
 
 
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June in Gaming

Try not to let E3 2013 distract you. Despite June’s focus directed towards Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo, along with every third party under the sun, and their wealth of unannounced, unreleased games, there’s actual...
 

 
 
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Metro: Last Light: The Power of Place

To me, the setting is probably the most important aspect of playing a game. If I think about all the games I like, they have one thing in common: a well-realised setting in which they take place. From the classic Shenmue throug...
 
 
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Planning Ahead: The DLC Dilemma

When I’m considering making a DLC purchase, I often weigh up a number of key factors before digging into my virtual wallet. Firstly, is the price of the DLC justified by the content on offer? Secondly, is the DLC integral to th...
 

 
 
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Preview: Remember Me

When it came to previewing Remember Me at Microsoft’s Sydney office, I knew nothing about it until I picked up my controller. Was it going to be an action adventure game? A fighter? An RPG? As it turned out, Remember Me h...
 
 
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Preview: Grid 2

With just under a month until its release, racing fans are revving up their engines for Grid 2. Coming five years after the original Grid, this sequel so far seems to have kept the fun spirit of the original. We were lucky enou...
 

 
 
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May in Gaming

May could be seen as a symbolic month, as it marks the point where legendary and controversial series Mortal Kombat is greenlit for Australian audiences. Much in thanks to our new R18+ for video games, 2011’s Mortal Komba...
 
 
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A Perspective on PlayStation Plus

Although I try to keep a positive, open perspective towards the ins-and-outs of this joyous medium we call gaming, I won’t deny that years of experience have developed stubborn precedents. Try as I might to shake them, th...
 

 
 
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April in Gaming

Today might be a joke, but April’s release schedule isn’t. Certainly quieter than March, April is not without a good few games worth looking into. If you’ve got any cash left over from stocking up on chocolate...
 
 
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Battlefield 4 – Preparing For Battle

Battlefield 4 is set to continue the trademark open-war mayhem of the Battlefield franchise, with the game officially announced earlier this week in a trailer titled ‘Fishing in Baku’. With DICE still at the helm fo...
 

 
 
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Obscure Retroness #5

Welcome one and all to another edition of Obscure Retroness. For those wondering about the massive gap in postings, there are many possible reasons I could claim. Sickness, injury, misadventure – all would be true or none...
 
 
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GAME COPS #3: At Least It’s Not About Dicks

Anthony, Adam, and Jarrod reunite once again to discuss the finer points of interactive moving image. In episode 3 we cover everything from Jarrod’s newly acquired paper weight, to which of the two GoWs you should spend y...