Gabriel Huynh

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Gabriel Huynh joins the list of TechGeek editors as a new addition to the new Pwnage section. Loving Nintendo with all his life and he also owns an Xbox 360 and is currently playing any Xbox 360 games for achievements. Beating me in any game is not really an accomplishment. (sorry)

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GIVEAWAY: Win one of five PAX AUS 2014 exclusive Smite skin code

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Love Smite, the free to play online MOBA, and didn’t have the chance going to PAX AUS this year? Today’s your lucky day. Thanks to Hi-Rez Studios, The exclusive skin is He Bo’s Sydney Shredder, where he trades his Chinese robes for something more fitting: a wetsuit and a crocodile. Note, this skin is currently not available within the marketplace, making this highly valuable. Be quick, the competition closes Wednesday, […]

HANDS ON: Bonza shows that I can’t spell coz I’m Smrt

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A brief description of the Bonza could be a combination between crosswords and Scrabble, as player must make words from a set number of pieces. Although the game sounds simple by moving pieces until they connect, it is actually more difficult. While it easy to drag pieces until they connect, Bonza fixes this issue by only connecting piece if the right word is formed. So no lucky guesses people. I had […]

PAX AUS 2014: Hands on with Tesuro Keyboards

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This year at PAX Australia, TechGeek had the chance to try a few of Tesuro flagship mechanical keyboards.  Available at this year’s convention, attendees were able to view their Colada Saint, Lobera Supreme and their Tizona model. When trying each of the keyboards it was apparent that Tesuro caters for a wide range of gamers. For example, the Colada Saint is primarily made from aluminium – trading weight for sturdiness; […]

HANDS ON: Fight the Dragon isn’t always about the dragon

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Fight the Dragon can be described as the love child between LittleBigPlanet and Diablo 3. It combines the creativity freedom of LittleBigPlanet and the main RPG mechanics from the Diablo franchise. The game features four unique classes each with special traits, the warrior, the rouge, an ice warrior and a fire wizard. Players are able to have up to twelve different characters. The game does not a underlying story, just […]

HANDS ON: Primal Carnage: Extinction is the closest thing to Jurassic Park

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Primal Carnage: Extinction is an updated version of the original game: Primal Carnage, originally released in 2012. It’s a player-verse-player (PvP) multiplayer game which pits humans against dinosaurs in various gamemode. For players who played the original game, Extinction rectified many of the previous issues by updated graphics and improved controls, without compromising the gameplay. At launch the game will feature nine unique dinosaurs and five human classes that suit any […]

PAX AUS 2014: Hands on with Logitech Orion Spark

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RBG keyboards have been taking the gaming world by storm, allowing gamers freedom to customise their appearance of their gaming rig. Logitech has just announced their contender: the Logitech G910 Orion Spark. Made from the combined input from gamers and eSport athletes, this keyboard was specifically design to provide that competitive edge. Using the latest and exclusive Romer-G Mechanical Switches, input lag is now a thing of the past – […]

GIVEAWAY: Win one of ten PAX AUS exclusive League of Legends skin codes

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Missed the chance to go to PAX AUS this year?  Don’t worry, we’re here to help. Thanks to our friends at Riot Games, people who didn’t attend this year will have the chance of winning one of their exclusive skin codes. This time round the skins available are Riot Kayle and Arcade Miss Fortune. These codes will expire FIVE DAYS once PAX Australia is over, so you better be quick. Also, these codes will […]

Lucina and Robin enters in the upcoming Super Smash Bros games

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Nintendo has revealed that Lucina and Robin from Fire Emblem franchise will be playable in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. games for the Wii U and 3DS. Both first appearing in Fire Emblem Awakening, both characters will be suitable contenders in the Super Smash Bros. franchise. The announcement trailer is located at the bottom of the article. Robin is able to cast various elemental spells, based on the colour of […]

Nintendo to reveal new Super Smash Bros. character on July 15

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  Nintendo has updated the official Super Smash Bros. site teasing a new Fighter for the upcoming game on the Wii U and 3DS. This three-minute video is set for a worldwide release at 12am July 15 AEST. It is currently unknown what character Nintendo has planned for the video, whether it is a character from a first-party franchise, i.e. Mario or Link; or featuring a three-party franchise’s character – […]

Nintendo reveals more details about Super Smash Bros – 3DS version coming first this Winter

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Nintendo has revealed more details about their highly anticipated Super Smash Bros game for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U in their latest Nintendo Direct presentation – including a release window (but not date). The 3DS version will be released first, coming this Winter 2014 (or Summer in North America/Europe). The Wii U version won’t be coming out until Summer 2014 (Winter in America/Europe). It did not give any reasons why […]

Titanfall: Xbox 360 Edition drops April 10 for Oceanic regions

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For those who are unable to join the recent Titanfall hype – either not owning a Xbox One or a decent gaming PC, good news. EA has just announced that the Xbox 360 Edition of Titanfall will be coming to Australia and New Zealand on April 10. Despite not being developed by Respawn Entertainment, Bluepoint Games promises that the Xbox 360 Edition will have the same addictive and fun gameplay as […]

Plants vs. Zombie: Garden Warfare to get free downloadable content

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The latest edition to the Plants vs. Zombies franchise Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare will be getting free downloadable content, coming March 19. Titled ‘Garden Variety Pack’, this free downloadable content will be featuring a plethora of ability upgrades, a new map – Chomp Town, new enemies, and a new gamemode – “Gnome Bomb”. “Gnome Bomb” is a 8 vs. 8 objective-style gamemode, where players must cooperate with their teammates to successful destroy […]

Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs launches May 27

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For anyone wondering when this game is going to launch, good news. The highly awaited open-world action-adventure sandbox game Watch Dogs has finally received a launch date: May 27. The game follows the vigilante Aiden Pearce, hacking his way though Chicago’s central operating system, controlling every technological aspect of the city – via the use of his smart phone. The announcement trailer for the game is located at the bottom. Previously, the […]

Batman: Arkham Knight announced for later this year

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Rocksteady Games have just announced their upcoming project, Batman: Arkham Knight, acting as the finale of the critically acclaimed Batman: Arkham series. The game will featured the return of Scarecrow, who apparently survives his encounter with Killer Croc after Batman: Arkham Asylum, uniting Batman’s greatest foes for one giant act – to destroy the Dark Knight forever. The announcement trailer is located at the bottom. Also returning from previous games […]

Razer lets you store PC game saves in the cloud, by using Dropbox’s servers

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Razer is about to make storing your PC game saves and settings in the cloud much easier, with the announcement of a brand new software called the Game Booster’s Save Game Manager. However, Razer isn’t using their own cloud servers. Instead, it will piggyback off Dropbox’s own servers, with more providers to be added later on. It will also support more than 2,000 games – including the Batman Arkham series and Mass […]