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Not-so-super Sonic? Sega apps leak data to suspicious servers

Not-so-super Sonic? Sega apps leak data to suspicious servers

Three Sonic the Hedgehog games for Android devices that collectively have been downloaded well over a hundred million times are leaking users' geolocation and device data to uncertified servers.
By Bradley Barth Jan 23 2018, 11:02AM
Monday Morning Tunes - console chase

Monday Morning Tunes - console chase

A particularly good soundtrack on this particularly good phone racer.
By Tim Henderson Dec 18 2017, 6:00AM
“The most thrilling nose-controlled game ever”

“The most thrilling nose-controlled game ever”

The potential of Apple’s TrueDepth camera is finally realised
By Thomas McMullan Dec 15 2017, 11:07AM
Hyper PixelCast 97

Hyper PixelCast 97

So, after asking just what the hell GotY actually means, we've gone and recorded a GotY episode. Do note that this is all personal picks, but personal picks made by a very cool crew.
By Tim Henderson Dec 15 2017, 10:19AM
Project Metro aims to bring living MMO to your mobile device

Project Metro aims to bring living MMO to your mobile device

SpatialOS comes to mobile with PlayRaven’s Project Metro MMO.
By Vaughn Highfield Dec 8 2017, 10:39AM
App of the week: GRID Autosport

App of the week: GRID Autosport

This AAA racer obliterates the notion you can’t get console-quality gaming on mobile.
By Craig Grannell Dec 7 2017, 11:19AM
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on mobile looks... explodey

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on mobile looks... explodey

And also features boat combat and maybe a destroyer?!?
By David Hollingworth Dec 4 2017, 12:35PM
Pokemon Go may have caused more than 250 deaths in 148 days, researchers claim

Pokemon Go may have caused more than 250 deaths in 148 days, researchers claim

Not to mention $US7.3 billion of damage.
By Staff Writer Nov 28 2017, 10:14AM
App of the week: Beat Street

App of the week: Beat Street

Double Dragon meets one-thumb-gaming in this mobile take on classic scrolling brawlers.
By Craig Grannell Nov 27 2017, 12:47PM
Nintendo's Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp lands 22 November

Nintendo's Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp lands 22 November

Soon you'll be able to pay Tom Nook with in-app purchases. Yay?
By Thomas McMullan Nov 21 2017, 10:44AM
App of the week: Cally’s Caves 4

App of the week: Cally’s Caves 4

My Little Pony? Pah. This pigtailed girl’s happier with a flamethrower, a disc gun, and endless baddies to shoot.
By Craig Grannell Nov 16 2017, 12:06PM
Pokémon Go creator Niantic is working on a Harry Potter AR game

Pokémon Go creator Niantic is working on a Harry Potter AR game

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite brings Rowling’s Potter universe to the real-world.
By Vaughn Highfield Nov 9 2017, 12:30PM
Telltale restructuring; cuts a full quarter of its staff

Telltale restructuring; cuts a full quarter of its staff

Welcome to example 4528 of the games industry being broken...
By Tim Henderson Nov 8 2017, 5:22PM
Hands-on Preview: Florence

Hands-on Preview: Florence

I played Florence at PAX Australia 2017, and I can’t stop thinking about it.
By Alayna Cole Nov 6 2017, 11:51AM
Highway to the Razer phone

Highway to the Razer phone

PC gaming tech gets squeezed into a smartphone for the first time.
By Tom Morgan Nov 2 2017, 11:39AM
App of the week: FROST

App of the week: FROST

A dazzling light show puzzler that will give you chills.
By Craig Grannell Oct 31 2017, 12:56PM
Hyper PixelCast - PAXstravaganza

Hyper PixelCast - PAXstravaganza

Wow. What a weekend. PAX is pretty cool, and there are some pretty cool people who attend. And we have three podcasts packed full of them!
By Tim Henderson Oct 30 2017, 12:21PM
Nintendo reveals Animal Crossing for smartphones

Nintendo reveals Animal Crossing for smartphones

Now you can pay Tom Nook with in-app purchases.
By Thomas McMullan Oct 26 2017, 10:21AM
Activision granted a patent that basically manipulates players towards microtransactions

Activision granted a patent that basically manipulates players towards microtransactions

That's it, the internet is on fire. Let it all burn down until Rocket League is the only surviving online game.
By Tim Henderson Oct 18 2017, 2:45PM
App of the week: Thimbleweed Park

App of the week: Thimbleweed Park

It turns out you can go home again when LucasArts alums make a point-and-click adventure as good as this one.
By Craig Grannell Oct 18 2017, 11:06AM