• Price wars: Amazon selling Nintendo Switch for $399 and free shipping

    With Amazon now in Australia, people are busily scouring the site for bargains. One of the best right now is the Nintendo Switch which has been frustratingly expensive. Amazon are selling it for just A$399.. while retailers like EB Games and JB Hi-Fi sell it for A$469.00 a full...
  • Motum Simulation holding eSports event for Project Cars 2 today!

    While the rain is keeping most Australians indoors today, there’s few better ways I can think of to spend your time than on a racing simulator, in VR. That’s exactly what Motum Simulation is offering today with an contest for the best driver. You can grab all the details...
  • Could voice assistants replace the Kinect? Destiny2 and Alexa think so

    When Microsoft announced they were killing off Kinect, many of us who enjoyed the voice commands were pretty disappointed. It seems there is a new alternative in sight. Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant just got a new skill – Destiny 2 Ghost. If you have an Amazon Echo, or Alex-enabled...
  • Elgato launch their 4K60 Pro capture card for 4K gamers

    Elgato Gaming announced today the launch of 4K60 Pro, their latest high-end capture card. 4K60 Pro is the first consumer-priced capture card that allows content creators to record the stunning 4K visuals coming out of a modern gaming rig, at 60 frames per second. You can also opt to...
  • F1 eSports series final narrows 65,000 gamers to find the best in the world

    This year Formula 1 got series about eSports with a competition to find the best racer in the world. There was an impressive 65,000 entrants but as the season has progressed, the field has been narrowed to the top 20. With the final round of the F1 seasons approaching,...
  • Trends that will shape the future of PC gaming

    With the launch of the new Xbox One X console this week, there has been a lot of focus on console gaming in the media. However, for many people, the PC is still the most powerful way to play games, and high-end gaming machines are a major sector of...
  • Xbox One X Enhanced titles continue to roll out

    As we approach the release date of the Xbox One X, developers are delivering ‘Enhanced’ updates to their titles. While new games will simply come with 4K assets, new visual effects and refinements in overall lighting, shadows, and reflections, existing titles will and are receiving updates. To see which of your...
  • Review: Xbox One X is stunning visually and economically, 4K HDR console gaming now a reality

    The most powerful console ever created is sitting in my living room. Its the Xbox One X and its a serious performer. Be in no doubt, Microsoft’s claims of its ability to deliver smooth gaming in amazing quality isn’t a pipe dream or a sales pitch, its a reality....
  • Unboxing: Vertagear SL5000 racing chair

    Vertagear is a chair company that focuses on gaming their SL5000 is designed for a high level of comfort even during long sessions. I’ll spend some more time with it before delivering you a full review of the chair, but for now, here’s an unboxing that shows the process...
  • Unboxing of the Xbox One X

    Some days are better than others. Today is one of the good ones. The Xbox One X arrived and ahead of a full review, I recorded an unboxing of what you get if you decide to buy Microsoft’s 4K HDR console. Microsoft have included a large number of games...
  • Xbox ‘Stay and Play’ lets Sydney experience Xbox One X ahead of release

    The Xbox One X is coming out on November 7th and to get people excited, Microsoft Australia are creating a 2-story popup building known as Xbox Stay N’ Play. This is a unique, gaming-themed sleepover experience that will give its guests unhindered access to the Xbox One X, days before its...
  • Grand Theft Auto Online Transform Races, change vehicles-mid race

    The Grand Theft Auto franchise is massive as is the GTA community. Since the release of GTA V all the way back in September of 2013, we’ve seen some amazing mods created by that community and it seems the latest update from Rockstar Games draws from that crazy insanity....
  • Scott McLaughlin wins the Forza 7 Supercars Bathurst challenge

    Driver of the #17 Shell V-Power Racing Ford Falcon, Scott McLaughlin has taken out the inaugural Harvey Norman Supercars Challenge. It’s the Wednesday night ahead of the Bathurst 1000 and the day after Forza Motorsport 7 was released to the world. That’s a brilliant piece of timing, given the...
  • Gran Turismo Sport offering 4-day demo from Oct 9th

    Playstation’s big racing game, Gran Turismo Sport will have a 4-day demo to get racers excited about the latest GT title. Available via PlayStation Store from 9th October 8pm (AEDT) through 13th October 12am (AEDT) with pre-download available from Saturday 7th October at 8pm (AEDT). The Gran Turismo Sport demo will...
  • The Xbox Onsie is back, is now a Porsche-backed Forza 7 race suit

    Last August, Australia’s Xbox Apparel team got worldwide attention when they introduced the Xbox Onesie to the world. In incredibly limited supply, many missed out, but fear not, there’s a new version. The new Xbox Onsie Forza Motorsport 7 Performance Edition is more race suit than a onsie and...
  • Hands-on: First impressions of Forza Motorsport 7

    Normally when Forza Motorsport launch a new edition of their successful franchise, it dominates the gaming landscape, but this year the competition has never been tougher with F1 2017, Project Cars 2 and WRC7 all launching recently. This year the developers needed to step up their game and boy...
  • Got that NBN ready? Games are 100GB now.

    Australia’s part-way through rolling out their National Broadband Network and some struggled to articulate why we need high-speed broadband, particularly FTTP and spending billions of dollars of tax payer’s money. Last night I downloaded Forza Motorsport 7. That game is massive, on the PC and eventually on the Xbox...
  • WRC 7 developers detail their updated physics engine

    Developers of the upcoming rally game, WRC 7 have opened up about their brand new physics engine for the next release. Bigben and Kylotonn Racing Games share detail how professional rally drivers contributed to make the sensation of driving even more realistic. While there’s many games that now include rally elements, WRC...
  • Get hands-on with the Xbox One X at Microsoft’s Sydney store this weekend

    Microsoft’s next generation console isn’t available until November 7th, but Microsoft Australia is giving fans the opportunity to get hands-on early, really early like this weekend early. For one day only, this Sunday, that’s 24th September 2017, Microsoft’s Store Sydney (188 Pitt St, Sydney, Australia 2000) will host a special...
  • Review: Asus ROG PG348Q 21:9 curved gaming monitor

    Multiple monitors has been a staple of many productive desks for the last couple of decades now, but 21:9 displays are replacing them. This significantly improves the experience for users as it removes the dual bezel (right of the display and left of the right display), offering a seamless...

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