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5 Times Video Games Saved Lives

August 6, 2019

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August 6, 2019

Over the weekend, The United States has seen 30 people killed, and many more injured, in two mass shooting within 24 hours of each other. Instead of looking into gun legislation, like any responsible leader would do, US President Donald Trump has slandered video games...

August 4, 2019

Let’s face it, PCs have always been the superior gaming platform. It’s hard for us console gamers to accept that, but it’s true. And if we’re going to compete, we need something special.

We’ve waited patiently, endured their ridicule, even wrapped ourselves in the warm...

June 11, 2019

Marvel's Avengers was finally unveiled this morning at Square Enix's conference at E3, sending fans to the brink of delirium. Those in attendance were also gifted with an exclusive clip which may have given away more than we thought.  

Proceeded by Crystal Dynamics...

June 10, 2019

A new Cyberpunk 2077 trailer was shown at the Microsoft press conference at E3, and to say it got wild would be an understatement, as it revealed none other than Mr John Wick himself, Keanu Reeves.

E3 is the biggest gaming conference in the world where developers from a...

April 27, 2019

The next gen consoles are just around the corner, which means winter is coming for load screens. Despite the horrifying fact that we may no longer have the holy tradition of running off for snacks before the game loads, there may be a silver lining here.   


February 24, 2019

The Academy Awards is a prestigious event where those who have excelled in film are honoured, but will yet another controversy rule the night?  

With the Oscars just a day away, a lot of the buzz has been about who will win best performance, with Rami Malek a strong fav...

February 1, 2019

DC’s ‘Titans’ is an excellent addition to the list of binge worthy Netflix shows, but a ‘Nightwing’ spinoff - now that would be something.

Leaving me with a mostly positive impression, the new superhero series’ engaging narrative, decent action and surprisingly impressi...

January 10, 2019

2018 was a magnificent year for film and carries a special significance, as this was the year where justice for those marginalised in Hollywood began.

The scandal exposing American film producer Harvey Weinstein’s repulsive misconduct, surfacing in late 2017, sent shock...

December 18, 2018

Gaming has been in the Australian media recently for all the wrong reasons, with emphasis on the repulsive nature which the 1% can bring to it, but rarely do games get the chance to bring real world issues to light in a positive way.

If anyone has played Spider-Man PS4...

November 14, 2018

On the 14th of November the world lost a visionary in Stan Lee, who leaves behind a legacy of stories, characters but most importantly the gift of imagination.

As the wave of tributes and outpouring of love flow in, I thought it appropriate to add my small reflection to...

October 28, 2018

Despite an air of uncertainty over the recent Marvel/Netflix cancellations, Daredevil’s latest season delivers a powerful reminder of its importance to the streaming service. 

The Devil of Hell’s Kitchen’s third season is one of the most engaging pieces of television th...

October 13, 2018

Netflix has cancelled Marvel’s Ironfist after just two seasons, making it the first Marvel series to be shelved, but was this too premature?

Marvel and Netflix released a joint statement to Deadline regarding the cancellation, saying “[w]e’re thankful to the fans who ha...

October 11, 2018

The Tom Hardy lead comic-book movie Venom was released over a week ago with critics disgusted and audiences gorging, so which palate is correct?

It’s almost impossible to be open-minded when seeing a film these days, in fact I applaud anyone who sees one without being p...

October 9, 2018

On Spetember 5th, news broke that Henry Cavill would play Geralt of Rivia in Netfilx’s new ‘Witcher’ series and a contributing factor to Cavill’s inclusion was the artwork by Australian creator Bosslogic. 

The artist himself took to Twitter to question the confirma...

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