The weekend is here, Australians! Swallow these last little nibbles and punch out.
- Rift developer Trion Games has hired Age of Empires veteran David Luehmann.
- The US military has expressed interest in unusual RTS game Achron, which allows players to use time travel.
- There will soon be DLC for the recently-released Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet.
- Siliconera has some details on Metal Max 2 Reloaded, the revamp coming to DS.
- Here's a trailer for Skylanders: Spyro's Adventures, the one with the toys you plug into the game.
- Has Australia quietly launched its R18+ category without telling anyone? No.
- Sony's put out a casting call for Season Three of The Tester, which nets the winner a job at Sony Santa Monica.
- Shift 2: Unleashed is out now on iOS, and CVG has some screens. Looks alright.