PAX Australia 2019: Dates and More Details…

The highlight of the gaming year returns the best city in the world, Melbourne, Australia for the 11th-13th of October. For its seventh consecutive year, the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) takes over Melbourne for three days, again descending on the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre making all non-gamers at Crown look on in disbelief.

Animated D&D show ‘Critical Role’ Raises $5 Million and Counting…

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In just a few hours the Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Animated Special has smashed through its Kickstarter goal of $1 Million AUD (~$750,000 USD) and is sitting at $5.4 Million AUD (~$3.8 Million USD ) at the time of writing. Critical Role is a weekly live-streamed Dungeons &...

Fortnite Season 8’s New Volcano, Pirates, and Loot

Season 8 of Fortnite kicks off with a monstrous volcano erupting! Freed from the Ice King’s castle, the now-powerful Prisoner has brought fire and flame to Fortnite and its islands. Pirates, Ninjas and a ship load of new fighters will tussle over treasure, battle with Pirate Cannons and uncover legendary...

Apex Legends roadmap for year 1 includes Battle Passes, new Legends and more…

Battle Pass launches March, Apex Legends has taken the Internet by storm this week. Respawn's Titanfall universe 'Battle Royale' has already one million unique players within 24 hours of launching. It has even taken the coveted top spot on Twitch.tv Amid the rush of fans trying to become the...

Fortnite to land at Australian Open 2019

The largest Australian event in competitive gaming, Fortnite Summer Smash at the Australian Open, is set to take place on 26-27 January during finals weekend at the Australian Open 2019. Some of the best Fortnite players in Australia will compete in a solos tournament with a further 100 personalities from the sports, entertainment and gaming worlds taking part...

Playing Games at PAX Aus Could Win You a Trip to Thailand for the OMEN PUBG Finals

How would you like a helicopter trip to the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, or an all expenses trip to Thailand? OMEN by HP and Red Bull have thrown in together to launch a massive competition and all you need is to play some games at PAX. So crack a can of Red Bull and read on to learn how you can...

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen – Tactical Legacy Pack Now Available

Hello Commander... 2K and Firaxis Games have dropped more content for XCOM 2 in the form of a Tactical Legacy Pack, now available on PC. Fans of the series who have already purchased XCOM 2: War of the Chosen before December 3 will receive theTactical Legacy Pack for free. The XCOM 2: War of the Chosen – Tactical Legacy Pack tells the story of what happened between the events...

Everything You Need to Know About the League of Legends Worlds Championship 2018

The League of Legends World Championship of 2018 is taking shape, ready to kick off in South Korea this October. ‘Worlds’ as it’s affectionately known sees a total of 24 teams from around the world converge in Seoul, Korea for the biggest League of Legends event. Starting from the first of October 12 teams will compete in the play-in stage. From...

Melbourne International Games Week 2018 Program Announced

Melbourne International Games Week (MIGW), the biggest games festival in the Asia Pacific, today announced the 2018 program, the largest to date. Taking place from 20–28 October at locations throughout Melbourne’s CBD, MIGW brings local, national, and international games talent together for one week of creativity, networking, business/industry development and play. Melbourne is the natural home for Australia’s largest games...

PAX Australia 2018 Indie Showcase

PAX Australia 2018 is rapidly approaching 26-28th October and we're starting to get a glimpse of what to expect. As with previous years you can expect we'll be getting hands on with all the Indie darlings we can at PAX. The best Aus indies have to offer get a special place in the PAX Aus Indie Showcase. Below we've got...