2017 State of Queer games wrap-up

2017 State of Queer games wrap-up

It's been a year of (mostly) ups and (some) downs for queer representation in games. Here's our wrap.
By Alayna Cole Nov 20 2017, 1:02PM
Review: Hands of Fate 2

Review: Hands of Fate 2

There are no bad deals in this local sequel.
By James Pinnell Nov 20 2017, 12:01PM
Monday Morning Tunes - vampire sprites

Monday Morning Tunes - vampire sprites

Ah, a 2D classic from a time when 3D was absolute king that has aged much better than most of those kingly games.
By Tim Henderson Nov 20 2017, 6:00AM
Worms WMD erm... worms its way onto Nintendo Switch

Worms WMD erm... worms its way onto Nintendo Switch

Worms WMD is another explosive addition to the Nintendo Switch's 2017 library
By Staff Writer Nov 17 2017, 10:02AM
Hyper PixelCast 95

Hyper PixelCast 95

We get a bit buzzed this episode, what with a guy who runs a videogame bar / art space joining the call and all. It only seemed right.
By Tim Henderson Nov 16 2017, 10:11PM
Nvidia's latest GeForce drivers optimised for Star Wars: Battlefront II

Nvidia's latest GeForce drivers optimised for Star Wars: Battlefront II

It'll fix up your graphical experience, but it won't fix the loot boxes.
By David Hollingworth Nov 16 2017, 12:22PM
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
Razer’s new BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard can survive a splash

Razer’s new BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard can survive a splash

Clumsy gamers rejoice.
By Matt Tate Nov 16 2017, 11:55AM
Review: L.A. Noire on Switch

Review: L.A. Noire on Switch

Rockstar’s noir thriller feels like a totally different tale on Nintendo's fabulous portable.
By Vaughn Highfield Nov 16 2017, 11:00AM
Building believable AI in games: F.E.A.R.

Building believable AI in games: F.E.A.R.

James chats with renowned AI developer Jeff Orkin about his ideas and philosophies behind the award-winning AI he built in the Monolith Productions/Sierra classic First Encounter Assault Recon, or F.E.A.R
By James Swinbanks Nov 15 2017, 4:12PM
Latest Humble Bundle is all in for charity

Latest Humble Bundle is all in for charity

Twenty-Seven games for not really that much money, with all proceeds going towards emergency relief efforts.
By Tim Henderson Nov 15 2017, 2:57PM
Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia announced for next year

Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia announced for next year

And this time it's a whole new war game.
By David Hollingworth Nov 15 2017, 1:11PM
Unleash your bedroom coder with the Gamebuino META retro-gaming console

Unleash your bedroom coder with the Gamebuino META retro-gaming console

Get your game face on.
By Craig Grannell Nov 15 2017, 12:01PM
Blizzard offers support and solidarity to Australian SSM campaigners

Blizzard offers support and solidarity to Australian SSM campaigners

And all I can say is "Thank you very much."
By David Hollingworth Nov 15 2017, 11:48AM
So you want to make games for a living?

So you want to make games for a living?

The Australian Computing Society wants to help you out.
By Ashton Mills Nov 14 2017, 4:29PM
Review: Need for Speed: Payback

Review: Need for Speed: Payback

Ignore the Vegas-style glitz and glamour - the House always wins.
By Tom Morgan Nov 14 2017, 12:03PM
Doctor Minecraft

Doctor Minecraft

Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the cube.
By Alayna Cole Nov 14 2017, 11:35AM
Play Skyrim like never before! Again! For the first... time... again...

Play Skyrim like never before! Again! For the first... time... again...

If you want to imagine the future, just picture a boot, somehow redeveloping Skyrim over, and over.
By David Hollingworth Nov 13 2017, 3:24PM