Month: October 2012

New Game Plus – S01E28

Another week, and another week of great games. We take a look at X:COM: Enemy Unknown, Split and Dishonored, continuing the sleeper hit success of 2012. The Rocket Chainsaw boys return for Halloween, we interview Bruce Boxleitner, famous for Tron and Babylon 5, as well as Conrad form the recent Spec Ops game. Don comes

Retro City Rampage Coming Exclusively to PS Vita in AU

For the last few weeks now, the long awaited indie game Retro City Rampage has been out there in the world and, depending on how you feel about the 8-bit era of gaming, is either the best thing or the worst thing. While it’s been out on Steam here for Australians, the game hasn’t seen

Opinion – Trading & Saving: My EB Expo Experience

I have a problem with conventions. Not so much the general concept, but pop-culture expos don’t interest or excite me, even in the slightest. Most of it has to do with the fact that they focus on TV shows or comic books that I either haven’t quite gotten in to or care to get in to.

Zynga Closes Studios, Ends Games, Lays off 100 Employees

It seems that whenever Zynga is brought up nowadays, it’s never a good sign. Last month, the creators of Words With Friends left the company. Now, probably the biggest blow to the ailing social gaming company in quite a while – the company is laying off 100 employees from its Austin studio (around 5% of

New Game Plus – S01E27

Kicking things off with a new intro tune, Jason reviews Resident Evil 6, Tim reviews Torchlight 2 and previews the new Need for Speed installment, plus Kirsty reviews the ABC news app. We also have a wrap of everything that took place at EB Expo. All this, plus more on episode 27 of New Game

PAX Australia Officially Coming To Melbourne

The previously announced Penny Arcade Expo will be coming to Melbourne for 2013 and 2014. The event will be held at the Melbourne Showgrounds on July 19-21 2013, confirming details that had previously leaked. The confirmation was made at the Game Connect Asia Pacific 2012 conference by Penny Arcade President Robert Khoo and Minister for Innovation, Services and