KFC buckets have taken over the cricket, Big Macs feature prominantley on the screens of the AFL, and now you may be offered a Whopper with your Pentakill.Hungry Jack's has carved out their niche in the Aussie esports scene by partnering with the League of Legends Oceanic Pro League (OPL).
Steven “Bajo” O’Donnell has moved on from Good Game and Good Game Spawn Point (Announced Tuesday night) to focus on livestreaming.We caught up with him at PAX AUS to discuss how he’s finding the transition into Twitch streaming and his plans for the future.
DESTINY 2 ‘SUPPAWTS’ AUSTRALIAN WORKING DOG RESCUE INT AT PAX AUS, TO RAISE AWARENESS ‘FOR THE PUPPIES’ Tomorrow, Activision is bringing the iconic line from the Destiny 2 live action trailer ‘For The Puppies’ to life by helping raise awareness for non profit charity, Australian Working Dog Rescue Int (AWDRI). As part of the partnership, Activision and AWDRI will be bringing real-life […]
Can You Recommend a Panel? The PAX AUS schedule for 2017 is now available online, details of each panel, tournaments and all the events within events are up for viewing. Click here, you can browse or search the schedule to find items of interest. There’s an update on previous years that shows a handy notification where you can […]
If you're in Melbourne this weekend get a taste of the PAX Australia experience with the pop-up event in Fed Square. This Friday and Saturday, 1-2 Sept., everyone can come down and play some games, hear some talks or maybe win some prizes.The takeover of Federation square will include tournaments on a massive screen, some of the hottest recently released games and competitions to win PAX Aus 3-day badges. PAX Aus is more than video games so there's expected to be plenty of cosplay and board games in the hear...
Strap on your team colours and get your drinking hand ready, Australia’s first esports bar opens in August. GG EZ Bar will be the first of its kind in Australia to offer a ‘sports bar’ vibe focused solely on esports. The Melbourne bar boasts custom cocktails, restaurant-quality food and the of course ‘state-of-the-art’ screens for […]
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy is out now and the reception has been great so far. In fact, there are already strong hints that this could be just the beginning of a new era of Crash games. Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg left the door wide open to more Crash in an interview published this week by GamesIndustry.biz. […]
Wargaming, maker of World of Tanks, World of Warships, and World of whatever else has announced the formation of Wargaming Mobile, a new division focused on the development and publishing of mobile games―including third-party titles via the Wargaming Mobile Publishing Program.
Bethesda came in late for the E3 press conference of 2017, bringing us a late-night event from BethesdaLand, their own self-styled amusement park. Among other things they debuted sequels to Wolfenstein and The Evil Within, along with a new Dishonored game. This year there weren’t any massive surprises. Mostly ideas tacked on to older games giving them […]
Solo Aussie Dev’s Action Sidescroller Launches After 2 Years Early Access. Armed with Wings: Rearmed has officially launched on Steam. The stylish black and white platformer exits early access after 2 years of beta. We spoke with the sole developer Daniel Sun at PAX Australia a few years ago, you may remember we looked at an early […]
Anyone even remotely interested in gaming news in the last three weeks will know about Outlast 2‘s situation in Australia. For everyone else, the Department of Classification and the Arts refused to classify Outlast 2. The result? The game is banned in Australia. It was refused classification for implied sexual assault. It has since been […]
IS THE WORLD READY FOR ANOTHER WITCHER GAME? CD Projekt RED is considering The Witcher 4, the developer admitted as it unveiled financial results in a recorded video last week. Admitting that their vision for The Witcher was a neat trilogy, CD Projekt RED went on to say it was thinking about the possibility of a fourth game. Fans of […]
Middle Earth: Shadow of War Leaked Well it looks like the rumoured sequel to Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor has been leaked early by Target. An image and description showed up on the site’s page today which you can see below. Rumours of been flying for a while and now we know Middle Earth: Shadow […]