Console

  • Hope you pre-ordered the PlayStation 5, because there’s none left

    Today, Sony announced pricing of the PlayStation 5. While the console isn’t released until November 12th, right in time for Christmas, the console pre-orders opened today. Within hours, Australian stock was depleted and pre-orders were sold out. There’s a couple of possible reasons for this. The first potential explanation...
  • PlayStation 5 event this Friday will provide a look at the future of gaming

    If you’re excited about the next generation of consoles, then it’s time to set a reminder. On Friday, June 5th, at 6:00am AEST Sony is inviting gamers to look at the future of gaming on PlayStation 5. Even if you’re on Team Xbox, you’ll want to tune into the...
  • Review: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Nintendo Switch. Brilliantly fun for all ages.

    Mario Kart is one of Nintendo’s biggest franchises and as a massive fan of the N64 version, I was incredibly keen to see how the latest version on the Switch stacked up. I’m happy to report Nintendo have absolutely nailed this game. Its everything it should be, familiar enough for...
  • Review: Nintendo Switch

    Nintendo’s bold vision for a modern console has arrived in the Switch. The console forces you to reset all expectations of what a console offers you and your household. A gaming console no longer refers to a VCR-style box that sits in your entertainment unit, instead it services your...
  • Nintendo Switch online service to be paid, not coming to Aus at launch

    This afternoon Nintendo released more details about their upcoming console, convertible, tablet, controller thingy. The Nintendo Switch can switch between a console connected to your TV, shared with your family, to a portable device to take the game with you. This time around, Nintendo will copy Xbox Live and...
  • The ultra-limited Lamborghini Centenario Xbox One S edition is gorgeous

    Over the years gamers have become very used to seeing new versions of gaming hardware, usually thinner and in different colours. There’s also rare game-themed editions like the Gears of Ware Xbox but the latest Lamborghini Centenario Xbox one S takes the cake. Seriously just look at the thing, it’s...
  • Review: Microsoft Xbox One

    The Xbox One has now been in consumer hands for just over a week now, so it’s time to reflect on the launch. The new Xbox is the first in 8 years, so the anticipation was incredibly high, despite some bungled PR efforts around the launch. During the life...