Saturday, May 30, 2020

Games

Games

The Pokéwalker: gone too soon

Flashy graphics, leaderboards and other bells and whistles gamify everyday exercise, enticing the average person to take strides and complete set goals. Despite this,...

THE GG PODCAST ep. 1 – Microtransactions, Loot Box Mechanics, and...

This is the first episode in The GG Podcast, brought to you by Ilman Ariffin, Jason Ngagianto, and James Bosco. The GG Podcast talks...

These games should not have a Refused Classification rating in Australia.

The Australian government and the wider video game industry have had a tumultuous relationship. Throughout the years plenty of games have caught the Oz...

Pokemon Festival a Go-er

Anyone travelling through the tranquil village of Mount Evelyn last weekend would have witnessed a large crowd of people strolling around heads down, fixated...

First impressions of Fire Emblem: Three Houses

Reviewed on Nintendo Switch Fire Emblem: Three Houses is a massive game comprising of 40+ characters, intertwined fantastical storylines and a complex battle system. Overwhelming...

Review – A Plague Tale: Innocence

Reviewed on PC It's apparent that A Plague Tale: Innocence took inspirations from the award-winning 2013 game The Last of Us, developed by Naughty Dog....

The rise of Oceanic Rocket League.

After growing from a small-time attraction to a primetime competition in just over four years, Rocket League's latest competition introduces more Oceanic talent than...

Infinite creativity on display: Super Mario Maker 2 Review

Nintendo’s Super Mario Maker 2, released last month, has put the power of creation back into the hands of the people. The game incorporates...

Australian games industry a big player in the upcoming election

Since 2012, Australia's video game industry has suffered a steady decline in interest and support from the federal government. However, this year's election could...

Review: Hollow Knight is a fulfilling experience

In 2017, an Australian independent games developer surprised everyone with its global phenomenon which has amassed more than 2.8 million players. Now, with an...