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Yug goes Speed Dating

Speed dating. Amongst the large majority of us these two words conjure up scenes of awkward forced conversations between socially inept desperate 30 something year olds with physical or emotional defects worthy of a Judd Apatow ...

The New Old Republic

EA held an event to celebrate Star Wars The Old Republic launching alongside with local servers powering up. A much lower key event than more recent EA fare, the location was a stark white room with ...

Mosh Pit Etiquette

On Wednesday night I was invited along by mate Leigh to the Soundwave sideshow for Bad Religion. I knew very little about the band itself (growing up Christian I tended to avoid bands with a crossed out ...

Charting the Abyss

I’m a recent fan of the Nathan Drake series of Uncharted games on the PlayStation 3, and like many of you out there I’m sure that a new Uncharted title launching alongside the PlayStation Vita is ...

Massively effective

EA held a media event for the soon to be released Mass Effect 3 in Sydney where guests were invited to play the game on Xbox 360, sit down for a chat with BioWare Associate Producer Robyn ...

I’m on a boat

Sony held a launch event for the PlayStation Vita this week in Sydney, where what felt like the entire videogame industry was shuttled out into the middle of the Sydney Harbour and dropped onto a Vita ...

I swear, I let her win.

I finally got around to uploading a video feature on the Mana Bar Melbourne, where a lovely reporter visited the bar late last year for the Channel 7 show Coxy’s Big Break. As you can obviously ...

Videogame community website DO’s and DON’T’s

In mid-2009 I wrote a piece for Jason Hill’s Screenplay blog about the realisms of creating a video game website. Although most of the points raised are still relevant, I felt a bit of an update ...

Twisted Black Beta

IGN AU and PlayStation Australia held a VIP ‘Black Beta’ event for the upcoming Twisted Metal game at the Oxford Art Factory. Free drinks, free gourmet hotdogs, a networked Twisted Metal competition with a Playstation Vita ...

A Grand Slam

EA held a media event for the recently released Grand Slam Tennis 2 game in Sydney where guests were invited to play the game on Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 Move, compete in a tournament, and play ...