Category Archives: New Zealand
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.
Fri, Feb 25, 2011 | 14:29 GMT
Wed, Jan 26, 2011 | 04:43 GMT
Katamari Damacy creator Keita Takahashi has put together a video keynote for the IGDA’s Global Game Jam 2011.
“What just happened?” said Global Game Jam founder Gorm Lai after viewing the presentation. Should be worth watching, then.
Tue, Apr 20, 2010 | 13:59 BST
Mon, Apr 19, 2010 | 08:36 BST
When you start pointing fake plastic guns at civilians like you’re Sam Fisher, it’s not going to end well.
Thu, Jan 07, 2010 | 22:20 GMT
According to a Microsoft fact sheet, ten more countries will be getting the Xbox Live Video Marketplace this fall.