Phantasmal is a game that GameCloud’s Paddy Waring looked at during last year’s PAXAus through the splits in his fingers, hands on his face, shielding his eyes from the unrelenting horror and lighting glitches. A year later, the glitches are gone but the horror remains […]

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When not disrespecting the likes of Chrono Trigger and Final Fantasy I-VI with terms like “dumbed down mechanics,” Paddy spent a lot [...]

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Transhumanism, at its core, is about enhancing the human mind and body through the use of technology. Not using stuff like educational [...]

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During PAX I attended a panel called “Boss Level: Meet the Brains in Charge of the Aussie Games Industry,” which was a Q&A between the audience and several individuals that influence the Australian gaming industry, including WA Greens Senator Scott Ludlam. Scott was once an […]

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I hated Tri Force Heroes so much that I returned it to the store; in my mind, there’s nothing redeeming about this game. I don’t know how this cracked out pipe-dream of a game made it through play testing with all involved saying “this is […]

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PAXAus 2015 is over for another year and our weary reporters have slunk off to their beds to sleep for a week. (We hear Nick sleeps upside down like a bat, and Ellis has some kind of re-breather chamber. No on wants to venture into […]

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The sun is setting on PAXAus 2015 and it’s been an amazing few days according to our intrepid reporters – Paddy, Nick and Ellis. They’re presenting the last of the shiniest of shinies and prettiest of baubles that they’ve uncovered from across the convention floors. […]

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The weekend has landed and day two of PAX saw the halls of the Melbourne Exhibition Center overflowing with gaming enthusiasts of all varieties! Once more unto the breach we unleashed our fearless reporters – Nick, Paddy and Ellis – to take in the sights, […]

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It’s that time of year again, folks: PAX time! Can you feel that in the air? That electric feeling of thousands of gamers converging upon a single place to celebrate the culture! Something more of a festival than a convention, PAXAus offers a not-quite-literal smorgasbord […]

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ATTENTION READER, SPOILERS!: This is part 2 of an ongoing series of articles, click here for the first in the series. I won’t be going out of my way to spoil major plot details, however, due to the nature of these articles, some details are […]

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