Review: Old Man’s Journey

Review: Old Man’s Journey

Old Man’s Journey is a masterpiece of environmental storytelling, and an utterly flawless game experience.
By Alayna Cole Jun 2 2017, 1:17PM
LawBreakers: How it differs from other hero shooters and hopes to avoid a toxic game community

LawBreakers: How it differs from other hero shooters and hopes to avoid a toxic game community

We speak with Cliff Bleszinski and the Boss Key team about the upcoming title, and what differentiates them from similar games on the market.
By Alayna Cole May 23 2017, 3:26PM
LawBreakers is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro

LawBreakers is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro

Cliffy B's latest isn't just for PC gamers anymore.
By Alayna Cole May 23 2017, 1:00AM
Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, and the difference between conflict and combat

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, and the difference between conflict and combat

We shouldn't dismiss a game as 'casual', just because it eschews combat in favour of other forms of drama.
By Alayna Cole May 17 2017, 11:37AM
GX Australia: The celebration and the call to action

GX Australia: The celebration and the call to action

Supporting safe spaces is really damn important.
By Alayna Cole May 12 2017, 10:44AM
Yooka-Laylee: A lizard, a bat, a Lombax, and a robot walk into a bar

Yooka-Laylee: A lizard, a bat, a Lombax, and a robot walk into a bar

Yeah, the joke’s about as shit as you’d expect.
By Alayna Cole May 11 2017, 2:30PM
Romancing the alien: Queer identity in video games

Romancing the alien: Queer identity in video games

Exploring queer characters and stories in video games is important - but it's also got to be done right.
By Alayna Cole Feb 15 2017, 12:09PM
Hey, Pokémon - we need to talk

Hey, Pokémon - we need to talk

It's not me, Pokémon Sun and Moon - it's definitely you.
By Alayna Cole Nov 24 2016, 10:57AM
Queer representation in games: Heroes Like Us at PAX Australia 2016

Queer representation in games: Heroes Like Us at PAX Australia 2016

What happens when you put five queer folk on a panel in front of a packed theatre of awesome people?
By Alayna Cole Nov 10 2016, 12:05PM
Women in games - Sexuality, empowerment, and... vaginas

Women in games - Sexuality, empowerment, and... vaginas

Why are we allowed to be titallated by women in games, but not actually talk about their own sexuality?
By Alayna Cole Jun 8 2016, 3:49PM
In defense of the unreliable narrator

In defense of the unreliable narrator

The Stanley Parable, the Beginner’s Guide, and the Terribly Cursed Emerald: A Whirlwind Experience.
By Alayna Cole Feb 16 2016, 11:52AM
Some Journeys are worth coming back to

Some Journeys are worth coming back to

Journey remains as effecting a game as ever on PS4.
By Alayna Cole Aug 18 2015, 4:05PM
The Curious Case of Roach

The Curious Case of Roach

Is The Witcher 3's horse the best character in the game? She may be...
By Alayna Cole Jul 16 2015, 11:50AM