With Australia's number one team, Mindfreak, making the cut that includes the top sixteen teams in Call of Duty esports from North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. The nine week series will see the teams compete for the playoffs and a slice of the $500,000 USD prize pool. A tasty, juicy, slice.
Taking to Twitter to make the announcement, famed game creator and one of the key programmers on the original Sonic the Hedgehog Yuji Naka has joined Square Enix. In a game development role. At Sega he was also instrumental in a number of other classics like Alex Kidd in Miracle World, Phantasy Stas and more.
The dystopian procedurally-generated first-person adventure game, We Happy Few, from Compulsion Games has been in Game Preview and Early Access for a while now. The studio had originally planned to launch this coming April, but despite being "Content Complete", has decided they need more time to polish.
Last week the Australian Open commenced, and to coincide with the beginning of the first grand slam tennis tournament of the year developer Big Ant Studios released AO Tennis. The first high-profile tennis game in quite sometime, and one that aimed to provide a deep and rewarding simulation take on the sport.
Delayed due to the little thing that happened over the break, called Spectre and Meltdown. And no we're not talking about a buddy-cop comedy set in the Mass Effect Universe. But, a world-wide CPU hardware security flaw that resulted in just about every PC suffering from some form of performance anxiety. And so we bring you, our full benchmarks of the AusGamers 3000 from 1080p through to UltraWide 1440p. And 4K.