Video game retailer GAME has been forced into administration. Given that the release of Diablo III is tomorrow, there will be a few nervous gamers seeing if their pre-orders of the long awaited fantasy game from Blizzard. Price Waterhouse Coopers has been appoint Voluntary Administrators (under the names of Warwick and Greg Hall). Unlike other retail collapses recently (liek REGGroup, owners of Angus and Robertson and Boarders Australia), pre-orders and gift cards will be honoured if possible, and will be allowed to be claimed as an unsecured [...]
Sadly, the already struggling Australian games industry has suffered a crushing blow, with over 200 employees from publisher THQ being let go.
Nintendo has announced the next generation console (code name Project Cafe): Wii U.
Further to the previous announced details, EB announced the participants of their expo, which will be held at the Gold Coast on the 15-16th of October.
With Edge, IGN 1UP,Gametrailers and Gamepro reviews released it is clear that Super Mario Galaxy 2 is once again a clear success. With its predecessor that has sold more than 8.5 million and having a Metacritic rating of 97, it was a terribly hard act to follow. For us Australians the release date is much later than our America friends, with it coming out on July 1st we will have to wait for the phenomenal [...]
The April sales have been revealed thanks to the NPD group. Find out the sales of your favourite console. The big software releases of the month are Splinter Cell and Polemon. Below are the results of last month: Hardware: PlayStation 3 180.8K PSP 65.5K Xbox 360 185.4K Wii 277.2K Nintendo DS 440.8K Software: TOM CLANCY’S SPLINTER CELL: CONVICTION 360 APR-10 486.1K POKEMON SOULSILVER VERSION NDS MAR-10 242.9K NEW SUPER MARIO BROS. WIW NOV-09 200.3K POKEMON [...]
The New Logo For SMG2 (Credit: Nintendo) Today 3 new gameplay trailers for the next game in the Super Mario series. Super Mario Galaxy 2 is using the same graphics engine as the first game and will release some time in June in Australia.The game is described by the developer below. Super Mario Galaxy 2, the sequel to the smash-hit galaxy-hopping original game, includes the amazing gravity-defying, physics-based exploration from the first game, but is [...]
It may be the infamous American site/shop, Gamestop but it is seems like there will be no CoD for the Wii this time, again. It is only listed for pre-order for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. Unlike their partners, Infinity Ward, Treyarch have generally made games for the Wii. Even going as far as helping out with the Wii port of Call of Duty: Modern Warefare. Subtitled the Reflex Edition it was a port of the extremely popular Modern [...]
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Teaser Trailer (Video Credit: GameTrailers.com) Above is the new teaser trailer for the upcoming Call of Duty game. It is seemingly set in multiple locations as it is seen in Vietnam, as well as a snowy location (possibly Russia). The connection is clear to Vietnam in the first few images, but Cuba is also referenced in other locations of the teaser trailer. The Audio commentary is most likely of a [...]