Category Archives: New Zealand
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 | 04:08 BST
EA Australia has confirmed the local release date for the much-anticipated FIFA 12 demo.
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 | 08:10 BST
Almost every day, someone asks me what I did at work. And I’m like, I wrote news about video games. What did you expect me to say?
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 | 07:50 BST
Oh, balls, I did finish on time. Typical.
Mon, Aug 29, 2011 | 08:36 BST
It’s what time? Well, it’s good thing I a) like you a lot and b) have absolutely no life.
Fri, Aug 26, 2011 | 08:53 BST
See this is the bit where I should be like, “it’s work time in your time zone and Deus Ex in mine, suckers!” but my PC is still in bits on the floor. Great.
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 | 07:51 BST
Any second now, someone’s going to turn up and take over so I can go lie in a puddle of blankets and hate everything. Any. Second. Now – there we go.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 08:32 BST
Today, I learned a lot of things about video games, and also, one thing about Jodie Foster.
Tue, Aug 23, 2011 | 08:10 BST
Today was an exciting delight from start to finish.
Mon, Aug 22, 2011 | 08:20 BST
It was a beautiful day. The sun shone, birds sang, I drank a lot of cough medicine and news flew from my fingertips like nourishing rain on the earth of the Internet. One or more of these things is not true.
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 | 08:13 BST
The unusual lack of updates from the Australian desk today has nothing to do with The Sims Social. Yes sirree. Those two things are completely unrelated.
Thu, Aug 18, 2011 | 07:19 BST
The machine rumbles on and churns out some tasty chunks of news. Check it out.
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 | 07:26 BST
The AU news wrap – here’s what happened in the past of the future.
Fri, Aug 12, 2011 | 08:21 BST
Enjoy your last weekend of peace. The universe is about to start pouring so much gaming down that you’ll probably drown – happily.
Thu, Aug 11, 2011 | 15:08 BST
Looks like someone forgot to do their news wrap on schedule.
Wed, Aug 10, 2011 | 08:41 BST
If anything happened today that wasn’t games news, I missed it, because the local blogosphere was all Aussie job cuts, all the time.
Mon, Aug 08, 2011 | 01:56 BST
Warner Bros. Australia has confirmed Bastion’s local PC release date of August 17, one day behind other territories – although that’s probably a time zone thing, really, since we live in the future.
The critically-acclaimed action RPG (read: dungeon crawler) will go for $14.99, and kick off on Steam before hitting other local PS portal storefronts.
The PC version of the game has an overhauled control scheme but also supports control pads. It’s also available on Xbox Live Arcade.
Mon, Aug 01, 2011 | 23:42 BST
Warner Bros. has unveiled a schmick limited edition of Batman Arkham City, available only through EB Games stores in Australia and New Zealand.
Mon, Jul 18, 2011 | 04:56 BST
Mobile developer Gameloft is reportedly guilty of more than churning out “derivative” iOS games. According to a former employee, it’s working staff to the breaking point.
Tue, May 24, 2011 | 09:10 BST
It’s Tuesday morning in your time zone, which means it’s cocktail hour in mine. Enjoy these shorts while I slip off to the pub.
Wed, May 11, 2011 | 02:15 BST
Sam & Max: The Devil’s Playhouse has been lurking around as a downloadable title for a while now, so we’re happy to hear it is about to make the jump to retail.