The Walking Dead: Episode 3

Spoilers for episodes 1 and 2 follow. A New Day was good. Starved for Help was excellent. But it's the latest entry in Telltale's adaptation of the popular graphic novel series The Walking Dead, Episode 3: Lon...
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Game list for EB Games Expo 2012

In a recent press release from the organisers, the EB Games Expo 2012 in Sydney has announced the second official lineup of games that will be playable by all guests. You've already seen my own take on the best...

EB Games Expo 2012 Preview

Europe has Gamescom, Japan has the TGS, and our trans-Pacific friends have E3. But here, in this sparse land we call Australia, there seems to be a severe shortage of dedicated video game conventions. This year...

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

I've never been very good at Counter-Strike. Hold your gasps of shock, please. Maybe it's just the ridiculous level of skill reached by everyone else on the servers I seem to jump on, but I always find myself w...

Thirty Flights of Loving

As a somewhat mediocre games reviewer, the time-consuming part of the job is actually playing the games. Yeah, the review will usually take a couple of hours or so, but it's generally getting the games complete...

Alien Shooter 2: Conscription

I think that I may have used this opening line in a review already, but video game titles are often vague. Deus Ex - what the hell kind of game is that going to be? How would you know without any prior knowledg...

Lone Survivor

There seems to be a general consensus among a large number of gamers is that horror games, as a whole, have been spiralling towards a slow death since 2002's Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem. Yep, looks like ...

A Virus Named TOM

A Virus Named TOM. What a strange name for a video game. Maybe I'm just to used to names like Painkiller, Max Payne, Dead Space, you get the drift, but A Virus Named TOM immediately grabbed my attention with ...

McPixel

It's always nice to see indie developers show a little bit of creativity. McPixel is the result of that "little bit" of creativity growing to enormous proportions and stomping around the city that is Gameopol...