Tag Archive: games

‘Plague Inc.’ Game Review

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Format: Mobile devices. Genre: Strategy. It’s also good to see a new developer produce something so fresh and original and strike gold with it. While the iPhone App store is increasingly becoming dominated… Continue reading

‘L.A. Noire’ Revisited

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L.A. Noire is a game that had an odd history. It was announced the best part of a decade ahead of release and a teaser trailer emerged not long after that. It went… Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Game Double Feature

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In the past few weeks we have been bestowed with not one but two games based on the ongoing series Doctor Who. The first, ‘Worlds in Time’, is a browser based MMORGPer and… Continue reading

JUST SAY NO to the Shadow of the Colossus movie.

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Being a huge video game and movie fan, the truth of video game film adaptation’s long history of failures is in no way lost on me. Most suck and that’s just how it… Continue reading

Top 10 ‘Zero Punctuation’ Episodes

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There’s a reason why Ben ‘Yahtzee’ Croshow’s weekly video game review ‘Zero Punctuation’ is so wildly popular (with Appa having gone into it right here). It’s damn funny, it’s insightful and…well, funny. Whenever… Continue reading

Top 10 Classic Point-n-Click Adventures

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Back in the good ol’ days when gaming was primitive (the 1990s) there was a large and popular genre called ‘point-n-click’ adventure games. They were simple fare, forsaking action and speed for slower… Continue reading

Video Game Review: ‘The Walking Dead: Episode 1’

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Publisher: Telltale Platforms: PSN, XBLA, Steam (only available on Steam in Australia) The Walking Dead has, in the past two years, found itself becoming a household name. Beginning as an indie comic written… Continue reading

Best of Geekery: Why Gamers Have a Public Image Problem

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Once again Australian gamers have been left without a game the rest of the world has been enjoying. This time around it was the downloadable game based on ‘The Walking Dead’ that has… Continue reading

Top 10 Sexiest Geeks (Female Edition)

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A collaborative feature written by G-Funk, Slam Adams, Jamie, Shifty and DarkNite! Over the past two decades something has changed in the way people labelled as ‘geeks’ are perceived. Once upon a time… Continue reading

Games From the Bargin Bin: Saints Row 2

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When ‘Saints Row 2’ was leading up to it’s release a couple of years ago it got plenty of attention and positive reviews yet it didn’t grab my attention enough to put down… Continue reading