A look at Stay in the Light, from one-man studio Sunside Games. Designed specifically for NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics cards.
Stay in the Light – Indie Horror Powered by Ray-Tracing
198X is endearing, and how it presents a compilation of sorts of an era is something that leaves a positive if not lasting impression.
198X Review - Coming of Age in the Arcade Era
We sit down with Blizzard to discuss the creation of its visually striking new zones – Nazjatar and Mechagon.
From Concept to Screen – World of Warcraft's Rise of Azshara
Techland's next parkour leap into Dying Light takes 'post-apocalyptia' to a new level as we explore...
Dying Light 2 - Renaissance Mad Max
Riot Games Introduces Standardised Rules for League of Legends
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 Riot Games Introduces Standardised Rules for League of Legends
New standardised rules have been introduced into LCS and Global Leagues by Riot Games for League of Legends, designed to formalise the competition more, and to create a level of transparency around conduct from competitors. Read More
Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Circuit to Kick-Off with Spring Championship
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Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Circuit to Kick-Off with Spring Championship
Blizzard's plans for taking its MOBA hit Heroes of the Storm and positioning it as a global esports event have begun. And then some. With the first of three planned seasonal cups taking place this year, the Spring Championship will see the top Heroes of the Storm players from around the globe competing for the big prize, $500,000 USD. But before that event takes place in April, there's a bunch of regional (and open) qualifiers taking place, including one for Australia and New Zealand later this month.

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Activision Acquires eSports Giant MLG
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Activision Acquires eSports Giant MLG
Activision has confirmed its acquisition of Major League Gaming to work towards creating the "ESPN of eSports".

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Riot Announces OPL Grand Final as League of Legends' New Season Begins
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Riot Announces OPL Grand Final as League of Legends' New Season Begins
Well, on January 18 it begins, but we're close enough. Also, for a host of our regular readers, the announcement of Brisbane as being the Grand Final host city should come as some very good news.

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EA's Competitive Gaming Division is All About the eSports
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EA's Competitive Gaming Division is All About the eSports
And it'll be headed up by Peter Moore, who's job title will be changing ever so slightly from Chief Operating Officer to Chief Competition Officer. This new division, called the EA Competitive Gaming Division, will, "enable global eSports competitions in our biggest franchises including FIFA, Madden NFL, Battlefield and more." Here's hoping they somehow find a way to fit The Sims in there.

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Last-Gen Black Ops 3 Ships Sans Campaign, Weapon Paint Shop and eSports Tools
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Last-Gen Black Ops 3 Ships Sans Campaign, Weapon Paint Shop and eSports Tools
If you've managed to avoid making the jump from last-gen to new-gen, here's another timely reminder that last-gen machines are lower priorities than their new-gen siblings. Picking up Call of Duty: Black Ops III on Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 means you won't be playing the campaign, as those respective platforms "will feature Multiplayer and Zombies gameplay only".

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Activision Ups the Ante for Call of Duty eSports
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Activision Ups the Ante for Call of Duty eSports
It's not long until Call of Duty: Black Ops III hits shelves. In the lead-up to the latest title in the yearly iterating series, Activision has announced both big bucks and multiple ways for CoD contenders to win big.

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Smite the Record - PAX Aus SMITE eSports Showdown Reaps Big Bucks
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Smite the Record - PAX Aus SMITE eSports Showdown Reaps Big Bucks
PAX Aus just got a little bigger. Four SMITE finalist teams will share in $65,000 of sweet Australian cash which, we're told, is the "largest single day event prize in Australian eSports history". The showdown for the popular free-to-play MOBA will take place on the 31st of October atop the PAX Aus ESL eSports stage.

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More Aussie eSports Growth as ESL Heads to PAX Aus for Three Massive Days of Competition
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More Aussie eSports Growth as ESL Heads to PAX Aus for Three Massive Days of Competition
PAX Aus and the Australian Cyber League (ACL) have announced that a purpose-built arena on the PAX Aus showfloor will play host to ESL presenting a diverse range of competitive games across all three days.

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Tickets for the First League of Legends International Wild Card All-Stars Event On Sale Now, to be Hosted in Melbourne
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Tickets for the First League of Legends International Wild Card All-Stars Event On Sale Now, to be Hosted in Melbourne
Riot Games Oceania -- hot off the success of their OPL grand final held at Luna Park in Sydney, announced the first International Wild Card All-Stars event for League of Legends, to be held at the home of the Australian Open for Tennis, Margaret Court Arena.

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League of Legends Aussie-Based OPL Grand Final Event Wrap-Up
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League of Legends Aussie-Based OPL Grand Final Event Wrap-Up
Joaby recently went out to one of Australia's largest eSporting events -- the OPL Grand Final -- and came away with a greater sense of the growth of eSports in Australia, and the smell of eCigarettes in his nostrils.

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Opinion: How a Low Skill Floor Makes Rocket League Amazing
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Opinion: How a Low Skill Floor Makes Rocket League Amazing
I'm back with another Video Editorial, this week taking a look at the ultra-popular Rocket League. Read More
SMITE ANZ Regional Finals at PAX Australia, $50,000 Prize Pool
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SMITE ANZ Regional Finals at PAX Australia, $50,000 Prize Pool
The SMITE World Championships are taking place January 7-10 next year, and they will include a team from the Oceania qualifying region. On top of that, the Regional Finals for SMITE will take place at PAX Australia, held in Melbourne from October 30 to November 1 this year, and teams will compete for a $50,000 prize pool.

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Taking Heroes of the Storm to a Young Aussie eSports Scene
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Taking Heroes of the Storm to a Young Aussie eSports Scene
Joaby had a chance recently to have a chat with Heroes of the Storm's Chris Sigaty about the game's shift into final release territory, as well as the challenges that come with the Australian eSports scene.

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ESPN Radio Host Threatens to "Retire" if Ever "Forced" to Cover eSports and Videogames
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ESPN Radio Host Threatens to
After last night's seemingly successful Fox Fans League FIFA 15 Championships here in Australia, marking eSports making it to something of a mainstream platform, an ESPN radio host in the US has berated the phenomenon and threatened to retire if he's ever forced to cover it.

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Tonight: Oceanic Pro League Finals - Chiefs versus Dire Wolves Streaming on Twitch from 6pm Right Here on AusGamers
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Tonight: Oceanic Pro League Finals - Chiefs versus Dire Wolves Streaming on Twitch from 6pm Right Here on AusGamers
As our burgeoning local eSports scene grows, so too does the enthusiasm from competing teams to have their glories watched and cheered upon, as will be the case tonight when the Chiefs take on the Dire Wolves in the Split 1 Championships of the Oceanic Pro League for League of Legends.

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Aussie Call of Duty Team Plantronics.Mindfreak Places 6th in CoD Championships - Only Non-US Team to Place in the Top 10
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Aussie Call of Duty Team Plantronics.Mindfreak Places 6th in CoD Championships - Only Non-US Team to Place in the Top 10
Aussie eSports outfit Plantronics.Mindfreak not only placed 6th in the Call of Duty World Championships over the weekend, they were the only non-US team to break into the top 10.

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Team Legacy Slides into OPL Semi Finals this Week, and We Chat with One of Legacy's Stars, Aaron 'ChuChuZ" Bland
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Team Legacy Slides into OPL Semi Finals this Week, and We Chat with One of Legacy's Stars, Aaron 'ChuChuZ
Last week Crash went out to have a 'Meet Meats' with one of Australia's top OPL competitors, Aaron 'ChuChuZ' Bland to talk about the state of eSports in Australia, Riot setting up shop, the challenges Aussies face on the global stage and much, much more. Then this week Team Legacy who ChuChuZ represents made it through to the semi-finals -- we'd like to think it was Crash's good luck that helped out with that.

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London to Open UK's First eSports Arena Next Month
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London to Open UK's First eSports Arena Next Month
There is no questioning how big eSports is in North America and East Asia, with thousands upon thousands of fans pouring into stadiums across the year to catch a glimpse of their favourite players. That sentiment isn't exactly common in the UK, though it looks to be changing next month when London opens its first eSports arena.

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Vox Eminor Representing Australia in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ESL One Katowice
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Vox Eminor Representing Australia in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ESL One Katowice
Australian Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team Vox Eminor has seen success in the qualifiers for upcoming eSports comp ESL One Katowice, meaning the team will now be heading to the main event in March.

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