And walk away largely impressed the completeness of it all...
We Play the First 4 Hours of Assassin's Creed Odyssey!
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We take Your Friendly Neighbourhood Spider-Man for the review spin. Is there a new superhero king in videogame town?
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We chat with Gunfire Games about the road heavily traveled to bring Darksiders 3 out of the ashes...
Darksiders 3 Interview: Hell Hath no Fury Like a Dev Scorned
Wednesday, 19 September 2018
Post by Steve Farrelly @ 05:22pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

Which is a big deal, as part of the closure has resulted in some USD$40 million worth in projects at the studio being cancelled. The publisher cited "reviewing the allocation of its development resources" as the defining factor in the closure, according to a report over at Gamesindustry.biz.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 04:56pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

A console bundle for a free-to-play game? Yeah, this is a first. As Fortnite is currently playable and available via the Nintendo eShop for free (and doesn't require a Nintendo Switch Online subscription to play), this bundle seems to be purely a marketing thing. With a few added Fortnite goodies.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 04:40pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

As we sit here awaiting the 'maybe it's coming' announcement of the Nintendo 64 Classic Mini from Nintendo, Sony sweeps in with the welcome and awesome surprise that is the PlayStation Classic - a mini PS One console that will launch later this year pre-loaded with 20 games.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 04:07pm 19/09/18 | 2 Comments

In addition to the benefit you get from G-Sync, which is hard to go back from, once you experience an UltraWide display for any extended period of time - the feeling is the same. When it comes to PC gaming, over the past year we've been doing the majority of our own playing on an UltraWide display. So when we had the chance to check out the Alienware 34 - we knew it would be impressive.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 03:24pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

In that a new listing for a Senior Software Development Engineer was asking for "a talented, passionate, and effective Senior Software Development Engineer to drive implementation of our PC client anti-cheat and security features for Halo Infinite." Which all but confirms the game coming to PC. Naturally the job listing has since been edited to remove references to Halo Infinite, but not before the internet did its thang.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 02:56pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

And in the process regain IP control over classic game series like Earthworm Jim, Kingpin, and many more. The Bard's Tale IV: Barrows Deep, which is available now, comes from Brian Fargo and inXile Entertainment (Wasteland 2) - and brings back the series with new visuals and classic first-person role-playing.

Post by Steve Farrelly @ 02:48pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

AusGamers contributor stalwart, Nathan "nachosjustice" Lawrence recently took to the Rainbow Six Siege Paris Majors Esport event, and came away with some thoughts on how Ubisoft is going about handling their seasonal competitive shooter. This is some pretty in-depth stuff for people who follow the game, and esports in general.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 02:37pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

Headlines don't get much nerdier then that, especially when it comes to in-game visuals. But yeh, with the reveal that NVIDIA's new line of GeForce cards will introduce, for the first-time ever, real-time ray tracing - many have been left wondering what it all means. Well, in an extended demo we get to hear just how the developers behind the upcoming open world game Metro Exodus are utilising the tech.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 02:14pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

The Sega Mega Drive Classics compilation is Switch-bound this summer, which we reviewed here, containing over 50 classic games from the blast-processing 16-bit era. Including familiar names like Sonic the Hedgehog, Golden Axe, Streets of Rage, Comix Zone, Shinobi, Gunstar Heroes, and many more.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 12:53pm 19/09/18 | 0 Comments

The Australian Overwatch squad had a fantastic weekend at the Bangkok Group Stage, namely because they got through to qualify for the next stage at BlizzCon. Joining them is the team from China, who Australia faced in a nail-biting series that went down to the wire. Ultimately falling short, it was enough to secure a spot at BlizzCon.

Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Post by Steve Farrelly @ 10:05pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

And by release date, we mean GWENT is leaving beta and Game Preview and launching proper, after what feels like an eternity in the nerf kingdom. Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales is a new single-player bite-sized RPG set in the world of The Witcher, and will also be launching this year on GOG.com and later on Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Post by Steve Farrelly @ 08:48pm 18/09/18 | 1 Comments

Having now soaked up two very lengthy demos of Techland's Dying Light 2, while also speaking with Lead Game Designer Tymon Smektała, we've put together an incredibly in-depth and insightful interview feature surrounding the ambitious open-world game from a now premier Triple-A developer.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 03:17pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

Now, we've all played Tetris in one form or another. And really there's not much to it in terms of design, just pure classic puzzle action. But, Tetris Effect re-interprets the whole idea of Tetris through the lens of music and visuals. From Rez, Space Channel 5, Child of Eden, and Lumines designer Tetsuya Mizuguchi this means euphoric beats and clearing lines with reverb heavy snare hits.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 03:01pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

And hey, headlines don't get easier to understand than that - with our friends at the DRM-free haven that is GOG.com offering up four free classic games today. For anyone than can spare a few seconds to click a link and start downloading. As for what classic games - well, there's Tyrian 2000, Bio Menace, Stargunner, and Shadow Warrior. Links after the jump.

Post by Steve Farrelly @ 02:18pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

Ubisoft has added their own weight to the recent bombardment of Nintendo Switch offerings, by announcing that as early as late this month (September), the acclaimed South Park: The Stick of Truth would be coming to Nintendo's hybrid console.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 02:06pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

Conducted by the Australian Environment and Communications Reference Committee (ECRC), the survey of over 7,000 gamers comes to the conclusion that loot boxes are "psychologically akin to gambling". Adding that the results suggest a link between loot boxes and gambling-related harm.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 01:34pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

With the one-day invitational taking place on Saturday October 27 on the ESL Stage at PAX Australia. Where four of the best performing teams in the Asia Pacific region will compete for their share of the $25,000 AUD prize pool.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 01:22pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

In a new update Rockstar has given some info on seven of the locations players can expect to find in Red Dead Redemption 2. From farmland to swamps and even snowy mountains, yeah, it's just another reminder just how huge this game is going to be. So let's check them out.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 12:53pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

With Rare's Sea of Thieves getting a steady stream of updates and content since its launch earlier this year - many have been waiting for the upcoming Forsaken Shores updates originally due for release this week. Mainly because it introduces a new volcanic region to explore and new ways to play. Looks like we'll have to wait a bit longer as Rare need some extra time to polish the expansion.

Post by KostaAndreadis @ 12:42pm 18/09/18 | 0 Comments

With impressive voice work too, as it took us a few seconds to realise that a different voice actor were involved. And although we only get to see the interior rooms of the introduction to Fallout: New Vegas recreated in Fallout 4, the result is faithful to Obisian Entertainment's original.

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