Last week Elon Musk dropped by E3 and showed off a preview of Beach Buggy Racing being played on the screen of a Model 3. At the time it was a neat demo, but nobody expected it to arrive so quickly. The game is available now for Tesla owners to download....
  • Call of Duty 4 Multiplayer beta – signup now

    If you’ve seen any videos from COD4, it looks amazing. They’re offering a Multiplayer beta to select people, so head over to the COD4 site on xbox.com.au and you can have a chance at playing the beta. I just registered, anxiously awaiting my invite email. Just a short beta,...
  • Free Gears of War map pack !

    It’s been a while since I’ve played GOW seem there’s been a slew of new games lately that have been keeping me busy. However with this announcement of a new free map pack, I’m definitely gunna jump back in for some killin action More @ CrunchGear...
  • Halo 3 is GOLD!!

    That’s right, it’s official, straight from Bungie, Halo 3 is officially finished. The gold status represents when a gold master is pressed to begin duplication. These days it’s more likely to be multiple originals that go 2 many, many duplication / distribution centers. So it’s time to make sure...
  • Halo Wars 10 minute gameplay video

    Looks pretty good, especially Warthogs being able to jump gaps in the terrain. The vid is a great description of the battles, explains why things are happening....
  • Xbox 360 Elite hits Aus tomorrow!

    Been hanging out for that stylish black version of the 360, or waiting for that 120GB hard drive to be included in the pack, maybe u’ve been holding off waiting for the HDMI port. Whatever reason from tomorrow you’ll be able to get your grubby little gamin mits on...
  • Even more Halo 3 vids arrive

    These vids do show off some new weapons.. like the fire grenade!! and a flamethrower.. what.. that’s crazy! And also a machine gun. Check em out. More @ Gametrailers...
  • Get your Halo 3 fix – 18 minutes from the game.

    I’m only part way through watching the vid, but it’s so sweet I thought I’d stop and share. Replays look awesome, also the 1st time I’ve seen video of the Story (single player) mode. You can play through the campaign with up to 3 mates, something new for Halo 3....
  • Skate demo review – updated

    Just finished downloading the demo and have spent about 5 minutes with it. It appears to be a completely different controller scheme than Tony Hawk, something I’ve played a fair bit of and had become very used to the controls. Now skate gets you to learn a completely new...
  • Skate demo coming next week

    Skate is EA’s answer to the massively successful Tony Hawk franchise of skating games. The demo should have been here already, but delay has meant we won’t see it till next week. Still next weeks not far away, I’m really eager to try this one out. It’ll be interesting to see how EA...
  • DiRT coming 2 the PS3 this September

    After being a big success on the Xbox 360 and PC, PS3 owners are about to get in on the action and get their dose of DiRT this September. The PS3 version is reported to have better frame rates, improved graphics and full uncompressed 7.1 audio. More @ PS3 Fanboy...
  • Xbox 360 gets price drop in Australia

    The US have recently seen a price drop on the xbox 360, so obviously the next question for us was when are we going 2 see it ? Well it’s about to arrive in Australia. The Core system currently retailing for $499 RRP will drop to $399.95 RRP. The Pro version...
  • BioShock goes gold, demo now available on Xbox Marketplace

    2K have announced that their, Genetically enhanced first-person shooter – BioShock has gone gold (into production). The demo of BioShock is now available on Xbox Live Marketplace, it’s a 1.3Gb demo. BioShock will be available in Australia and New Zealand stores on August 24, 2007. More info @ xbox.com.au...
  • Sony releases 80Gb PS3 in US

    Well it’s a shiny happy day for the US in the gaming arena, with Sony announcing it will bring the 80Gb version of the PS3 to the states. It’s going to retail for US$599 and include a copy of ‘Motorstorm’.   More @ http://www.ps3fanboy.com/2007/08/06/scea-announces-immediate-availability-of-80gb-ps3/...
  • 1st of the new Red vs Blue videos

    They’re back.. This time to transition us from Halo 2 to Halo 3. I’ve been a big fan of RvB since I found out about it. Especially like the HD ep downloadable via Marketplace....
  • Halo 3 Hoodies @ Tech.Ed

    I’ve just simply gotta have one of these !! Microsoft are giving away 50 Halo 3 hoodies @ Tech.Ed Australia next week. To get one of these babies, you have to be registered. When you check in, there’ll be TechNet stickers. Simply wear a sticker around the conference and...
  • Wiimote used in car mod as accelerometer

    Here’s one for the car enthusiasts out there.. After seeing another wiimote implementation shown in physics class, Kevin Lee from California, thought “why not use the wiimote’s built in 3-axis accelerometers to measue g-forces, acceleration and even calculate my own 0-60mph times!” Genius! There are already devices that perform this function,...
  • Laser tag – Halo 3 style! (Halo Laser Pursuit)

    I’m a big fan of laser tag, it’s a heap of of fun, with a bunch of mates and the right environment, it’s probably the closest thing to actually playing in some of the video games we all spend hours in front of. Toy maker Jasman Toys is creating...
  • Google AdSense coming to games

    In the short term, google’s AdSense will be integrated into online web-based games, however it is planned to expand into PC and even console games. More @ http://mashable.com/2007/07/20/adsense-for-games/...
  • Another way to fix a three red ring Xbox360

    Somehow I don’t think Jase will prefers this to sending the little guy back though…...
  • PS3 pack, +2 games +2 controllers for AU$999

    This new pack includes PS3 with 60GB hard drive, two controllers, and 2 games – Resistance: Fall of Man and Motorstorm. All this for $999, expect this to hit shelves on 2nd of August. Gamespot via PS3 Fanboy...

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