The Perth scene is one of those hidden industries, quietly making some amazing stuff without much exposure. We have such a wide variety of games being made, and the Perth Games Festival is all about putting them in one spot for all to see. We […]

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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 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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Yes, it was a fun Saturday night involving great company, affordable social lubricants, my all-time favourite Senator and some [...]

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This year the EB Expo combined two firsts for me: my first time attending an Expo and my first year experiencing it as an EB Games manager. Easily the biggest perk of the job gives nearly 500 of us the opportunity to attend the Expo […]

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“Play.” That was the motto of EA’s press conference for Gamescom, which is funny given how little of it actually happened. There was an awful lot of fluff and very little substance, some truly cringe-worthy moments, and a big “fuck you” to Mass Effect fans. […]

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Microsoft seem to have caught on that the point of a games console is games. If there was one message they wanted to send at Gamescon, it’s that they are bringing us some games. I wasn’t expecting much from the briefing, especially since I don’t […]

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REPORT: This month was our biggest line-up of games in Playup Perth history! Video games, tabletop games, mobile games, and [...]

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If you want to try to appreciate what you missed then start by picturing the Oscars, full of gorgeous and excited industry [...]

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