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Australian’s Xbox Durango seller SuperDaE raided in a ‘prank’ gone wrong

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“I’m never going to see you again, am I?” Gizmodo Australia’s Luke Hopewell has been given the inside scoop on SuperDaE, the man who tried to sell an Xbox Durango (a codename for the next Xbox) development kit, in what he describes as a prank. Instead of laughes, he was today raided by Western Australian Police, leaving his home bare and he and his girlfriend in a panic, as quoted above. While […]

Watch Dogs – PS4 Announcement Demo

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During the announcement of the PS4 today Sony featured many demo’s from both exclusive and cross-platform games. One of those games was Ubisoft’s new IP Watch Dogs first featured at last year’s E3. So how does this now revealed next-gen game handle on the PS4?

Review: Halo 4 Spartan Ops – Season 1

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In its first ever introduction in a Halo game Spartan Ops offered episodic cooperative gameplay which advanced the story of Halo 4 long after the campaign credits ended, but would Firefight have been a better alternative or is Spartan Ops here to stay?

Sony announces PlayStation 4

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DEVELOPING: In order to compete with the current next-generation consoles, Sony announce their plans to release the highly anticipated PlayStation 4. The early console specs are a supercharged PC architecture, “state of the art”  x86 CPU, 8 GB unified memory, enhanced PC GPU, and local HDD. Rivalling the current Nintendo’s Wii U, the PlayStation 4 will promises to “surpass gamers’ wildest expectations.” Sony has also said that they got feedback from game […]

GALLERY: Majestic Map Pack

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Majestic Map Pack – the second of three Halo 4 DLC doesn’t release until the 25th of February, in the meantime, Halo Waypoint have released some new screenshots, showing off the three new small to medium maps Monolith, Landfall and Skyline. You can flick through these screenshots after the jump. Gallery

Gears of War: Judgment’s Multiplayer features trailer

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Gears of War: Judgment takes you back before events of the original Gears of War trilogy to the immediate aftermath of Emergence Day, which is the defining event of the GoW universe. Along with an action packed campaign, Judgments multiplayer looks to be the most intense and challenging GoW game yet, with a new arsenal of weapons and gadgets, multiplayer maps with more verticality and new competitive and co-operative game […]

Majestic Pack Pack – Coming February 25th

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Halo Waypoint have just released new screenshots and a Behind the Scenes video of the upcoming Majestic map pack, which includes Landfall, Monolith and Skyline, two small and one medium sized maps. Pushing fun, close quarters combat, the Majestic map pack may be the answer to the current map rotation in War Games and get players back on Halo 4 multiplayer

Destiny ViDoc: Pathways Out of Darkness

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Its finally February 17th, and what better way to start the week with a reveal of Bungies new game, Destiny. In form of a Video Documentary, Bungie finally shows us what they have been up to in the past few years, with concept art, character designs, in-game graphics and gameplay. Striving to create a game with a rich universe and unique gameplay experience, Bungie aims to create a universe just […]

Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition coming to Australia!

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FINALLY!! Almost two years after Mortal Kombat was refused classification, NetherRealm have received approval that Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition can be sold on our shores. Given an R18+ rating for its “high impact violence, blood and gore, and moderate impact language and themes”, The Komplete Edition comes with ALL downloadable content, including four characters and classic skins. Being one of the most talked about games in the past year, Mortal Kombat […]

Nintendo Direct for the 3DS scheduled for 1am Tomorrow

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Nintendo has today announced that there will be another Nintendo Direct event scheduled for 1am tomorrow. Presented by Nintendo’s president Satoru Iwata and Nintedo of Europe’s president Satoru Shibata, this event is focused all on the Nintendo 3DS. This announcement, I’m guessing, will be game announcements (similar to the Wii U Nintendo Direct event they held earlier). You can watch the entire event at Nintendo’s website.

Bungie reveals ‘Destiny’ – February 17th

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With 343 taking care of the Halo franchise, what has Bungie been doing in the last year or so? Well in a few days time we’ll be treated with a big reveal of their new game Destiny. The game will be published by Activision, as of Bungie’s ten year publishing deal with them, on the Xbox 360 and PS3, or possibly next gen. So…what is Destiny? The name Destiny first emerged […]

Pokemon TV app launches on Android and iOS – for free

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Another Pokemon story – I know. This time, it might interest you if you have little kids who are a bit obsessed with the show (and if you want to keep them entertained on long trips on the road). It has today launched its Pokemon TV app for Android and iOS devices, and you can watch selected episodes for free. The app will come with 50 selected episodes of the […]

Nintendo brings Meloetta to Australia – only if you see the new Pokemon movie at Hoyts

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Nintendo will be bringing this Pokemon on the right – Meloetta – to Australian and New Zealand owners of Pokemon Black and White (or their sequels). The only catch is that you will have to see the new Pokemon movie Kyurem vs The Sword of Justice at a selected Hoyts cinema on February 23 and 24. Meloetta, while listed in the official Pokedex in this generation of Pokemon games, is […]