Australia’s strongest man wins 8-tonne tank pull world record

Australia’s strongest man Eddie Williams from the Central Coast, New South Wales, has won the ‘World of Tanks PC Tank Pull’ at the Arnold Pro Strongman Australia in Melbourne in front of a massive crowd, including proud tank-owner Arnold Schwarzenegger. To celebrate the upcoming launch of World of Tanks 1.0, eleven of the world’s strongest men were challenged to pull...

Games Industry Responds to The White House Violence Montage With Their Own Video

88 seconds of video games, not violence Games for Change has hit back at The White House after earlier this month the US Government released a graphic, violent video games montage that seems to reflect its stance on violence in gaming today. In their statement they point out that games are more than 'ultra-violent' and how they wished to share a different...

Arnold Pro Strongmen to Pull World of Tanks for a World Record 💪

World of Tanks PC to set Tank Pull GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS at Arnold Pro Strongman Australia When you think of a team-up, World of Tanks and Weight Lifters make unlikely allies, however they're joining forces in Melbourne this weekend to attempt a Guinness World Record. The title on the line is for the fastest individual to pull a tank 10 metres. Though...

Activision to release more remasters of existing IP in 2018

First Crash now Spyro The Dragon? Activision has teased remasters from its library of IP as part of a Form 10K filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. “We expect to release World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth and our latest Call of Duty game in the second half of 2018,” “In addition, we expect to deliver… releases of...

League of Legends OPL lands Whopper of a Sponsorship in Hungry Jack’s

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).

Bajo on the Future of Twitch Streaming After Good Game – PAX Australia 2017

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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.

Puppies at PAX Aus thanks to Activision & Australian Working Dog Rescue

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 puppies to PAX AUS, Australia’s largest gaming...

PAX AUS Schedule Now Available Online

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 see what other events are in...

PAX Aus is Teasing Us With a Pop-Up at Fed Square This Weekend

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 heart of Melbourne.

The Impressive List of PAX Unplugged Exhibitors

PAX Unplugged 2017, the first tabletop-focused PAXevent, will host a stable of prominent exhibitors, including Wizards of the Coast, Paizo, Fantasy Flight, Asmodee, and CMON, among many others.