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Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3 Teaser Revealed

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Treyarch and Activision revealed that Black Ops 3 will be the next instalment of the acclaimed Call of Duty series on Thursday. Whilst the teaser is rather vague, with snippets of dialogue from the series and the image a figure constructed from code looking very similar to the original Black Ops and Black Ops 2 cover art, fans have discovered extra information. The Call of Duty website has the full description of […]

Ubisoft reveals “Assassin’s Creed: Chronicles” Trilogy

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Ubisoft has unveiled a new site and video trailer for the upcoming “Assassin’s Creed: Chronicles” trilogy, with the first instalment “China” to be released April 22nd on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam. The trilogy spawns from the DLC previously available with “Assassin’s Creed: Unity” on next gen consoles through season pass. “China” was part of this, alongside “Dead Kings”, while chapters “India” and “Russia” are shiny and new. The […]

Breaking: Apple and Nintendo to join forces with new Smart Gamepad accessory

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An early, unfinished copy of tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct keynote address has leaked on the company’s US YouTube channel, and while it was quickly removed, we were able to catch a glimpse at what will likely be a major move to change the struggling company’s future. In the humble address, Nintendo described an unprecedented partnership with tech and lifestyle powerhouse, Apple, which would include the distribution of an official ‘Smart Gamepad’ accessory. Clipping onto […]

Nintendo to make new announcements tomorrow morning

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Nintendo has today announced that they have scheduled another Nintendo Direct event tomorrow. The event is said to be a global presentation hosted by Nintendo President Satoru Iwata and Nintendo of Europe President Satoru Shibata and will announce updates to the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS owners. The event will be broadcast from 9am on April 2 (Sydney time). You can catch a livestream on their website.

Halo 5: Guardians ‒ Release date & Live action trailers

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Today, two live-action Halo 5: Guardians trailers were released during (and after) the Season 5 finale of The Walking Dead. With both trailers setting up “one of the most epic showdowns in entertainment history” “The Master Chief. Spartan Locke. Who is the hunter and who is the hunted?” Said Microsoft in a press release. The trailer that aired during the TWD finale, shows Spartan Locke walking through a destroyed human city, walking […]

You’ll finally be able to use the Xbox One gamepad wirelessly with your PC later this year

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Microsoft’s Phil Spencer just took the stage at GDC, and in a small Xbox-related keynote has announced that an Xbox One wireless gamepad adapter is coming later this year. Up until this point it’s been a USB-only affair, so this is good news to hear, especially considering the gaming initiatives coming with Windows 10, such as Xbox Live integration and a feature which will allow users to use their PC […]

Pwnage Digest – Grow Home, Destiny, and the New 3DS

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Grow Home is a must-buy $9.95 USD – Windows – Steam – Played for 8+ Hours Grow Home is a beautiful game that literally came out of nowhere, and you need to play it. Built by 8 people at Ubisoft’s British studio, Reflections, Grow Home places you in a vivid, colourful, polygonal world, with a seriously infectious feeling of fun that is hard to explain. You play as B.U.D, a procedurally animated, bright […]

Mortal Kombat X – Ermac Reveal trailer

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During their Mortal Kombat X stream, NetherRealm Studios revealed another Kombatant, showing off the red ninja, Ermac. He retains his force lift, teleport, hover, and gets a handful of new abilities that are good for set-ups and GREAT for spammers. His three variations are: Mystic, which gives him the Tele Lift and Tele Push abilities Spectral, which lets him fly and perform unique attacks in the air Master of Souls which gives him […]

Armello is now available on Steam Early Access

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It’s finally here! Armello – a game we have featured twice on the site – is now available on Steam Early Access. Developed by Melbourne-based League of Geeks, Armello is a strategy/RPG game that combines a fantasy storyline with board game elements (such as cards and dice rolling combat). Oh, and let’s not forget the beautiful graphics. The game is available on Windows, Mac and Linux for US$20 on Steam. When […]

Idiots are boycotting Intel after they pledged $300m to increase diversity in IT

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It is not a big secret that the technology industry sucks when it comes to diversity, with the diversity reports released by the major tech companies reveal that most of their employees are either white or male. Some companies are trying to address this issue – with Intel joining that list. The chipmaker announced at CES that they are pledging $300 million to bring more women and minorities to the […]

Razer Forge TV wants to bring Android and PC gaming to the living room

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Razer has today announced at CES that it will be bringing out an Android TV-powered device called the Forge TV – saying that it will bring not only Android gaming to the living room, but also hardcore PC gaming. Specs include a 2.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.1 support. It also has a HDMI 1.4 port, Ethernet port, and a […]

Microsoft finally opens local Xbox Live servers

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Microsoft has announced today that it has flipped the switch on its new Australian-hosted Xbox Live servers – and just in time for the holiday season. This will mean Xbox One gamers will see a better multiplayer experience with reduced connection and ping time, centralised local hosting, and improved reliability on certain titles like Halo The Master Chief Collection and Sunset Overdrive. “We set out to deliver amazing experiences on the Xbox […]

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: Nintendo Edition

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Do you hear that on top of the house? Is it Santa Claus coming early? Nope, it’s Satoru Iwata, CEO of Nintendo providing everyone with the joy and wonders of Nintendo games. But what’s this, too many options? Don’t worry, here at TechGeek we will help by selecting a few of the best games of the year for your gift giving pleasure. Over the course of the year, Nintendo has […]

Big changes coming to ABC iView, including next-gen console apps and iTunes-powered back-catalogue access

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Despite government funding threats, the ABC has still presented an interesting 2015 launch earlier in the week, one which also detailed some expansion plans for their catch-up service. Next year iView will be launching on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. It’s still not known whether the PS4 app will just be another web browser link, like it was on the PlayStation 3, though hopefully they actually build a native PS4 interface. […]

Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta ‒ Behind the Scenes [GALLERY]

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During this year’s HaloFest, 343 Industries gave us a sneak peek at the Halo 5: Guardians beta starting next month. One of the biggest changes to the game are Spartan Abilities, giving players more maneuverability and power on the battlefield. Three new maps were revealed ‒ Truth, Empire and Crossfire, a new game-mode named Breakout, and an Energy Sword power-weapon variant named the ‘Prophet’s Bane’ There are a lot of new changes to […]