Month: October 2014

Australian Game Developer Awards Nominees Announced

The Game Developers’ Association of Australia has announced the nominees of the Australian Game Developer Awards. Powerhoof Studios’ dungeon-crawler Crawl has lead the way with five nominations, including Game of the Year. Kumobius and Loveshack Entertainment each received four nominations for their games Duet and Framed. “This year’s submissions demonstrate that Australian developers are innovating

400 And Counting: Week Zero (It Begins!)

400 movies sounds like a lot. That’s because it is. An average movie is an hour and half. So 400 movies is about 36,000 minutes or 6,000 hours. That’s almost as many hours as New Game Plus has spent on Dota 2 (Editor’s note: New Game Plus’ current cumulative Dota 2 playtime is 9,580 hours…) Why

Metroid in Monster Hunter: Nintendo Direct 08/10/14

On Wednesday, Nintendo of Japan held a Direct for the upcoming 3DS game, Monster Hunter 4G. The game is due to release in Japan in just three days, and will be hitting the West under the name ‘Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate’ early next year. The Nintendo Direct was 27 minutes and contained a number of

New Game Plus At PAX Australia 2014

Soon, gamers from Australia and all around the world descend onto the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre for the second PAX Australia expo! And of course, New Game Plus will be there in force. We’ll be walking around the show floor, playing way too much Johann Sebastian Joust, and appearing on a number of panels!