In 1996, Lara Croft the Tomb Raider first appeared on our consoles and fast became a fan favourite – polygons and all. But over the past twenty-two years, a number of challengers for the title of top action archaeologist have emerged (or re-emerged) in popular […]

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Last year, the Ubisoft E3 presentation seemed like a series of teasers for upcoming projects. This year, I expected the presentation to be filled with progress reports and DLC rather than the reveal of any new IP. However, Ubisoft have been known to pull a […]

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April and May were void of any Oceanic Pro League (OPL) play, but plenty of other Oceania-related League of Legends happened between the splits- Dire Wolves competed in the Mid-season Invitational playoffs, one organisation rebranded, player transfers abounded, and the 2017 Oceanic Challenger Series (OCS) […]

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Welcome to the year of the Dog. Instead of sending money for Chinese New Year, the team at Bandai Namco sent me an invitation to preview a couple of games at their offices. I think it might have been more thematic to have sent me […]

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A lot of big plays happened off the rift between the 2017 and 2018 Oceanic Pro League (OPL) competitive seasons. The Oceanic [...]

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The PAX showfloor is usually dominated by fantasy games set in a medieval or space context. One game looked to encapsulate a different fantasy – every parent’s worst nightmare. Think of the Children from Jammed Up Studios is one part “Overcooked” and one part “Who’s […]

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Day two of PAX Aus (or, Saturday, as the general public would say) is often a bit of a weird one. It occupies the space between initial hype for PAX Aus and the frantic following up of interview opportunities before the Omegathon. Let’s be honest, […]

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At some point in time, mainstream media gave up on the innocent girl next door trope and decided it would be better if we began to question whether our neighbour’s trimmer was more commonly used on hedges or heads. Films like Disturbia (2007), Kept Woman […]

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Last week, I was invited to join Scott Lowe (Senior Communications Manager, Naughty Dog) and a handful of fellow curious journalists at the Sony Headquarters in Sydney. We were lured by the promise of 45 minutes of hands-on gameplay with Naughty Dog’s upcoming title, Uncharted: […]

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Get Even Review

Get Even is a quirky, psychological thriller that can only be described as being greater than the sum of its parts. The gameplay is basic, and the plot is not particularly novel or inspired, but the atmosphere of this game is affecting. Every time I […]

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