The ACCC Is Suing Valve

We’ve just received word that the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is suing Valve over its refund policy, which it claims is operating in breach of the Australian Consumer Law.

Winnie The Pooh And His Friends, Gone Dark

There was always something fishy about Winnie the Pooh and his lovely friends. Deep down we all knew things were not as shiny as they looked.

Snake And Ocelot's Friendship Is A Territory Where No Metal Gear Game Has Gone Before

Dayshot: Snake and Ocelot’s “solid” friendship is a territory where no Metal Gear game has gone before. But that’s absolutely possible in Tomodachi Life. They look a bit different, but it’s possible.

Oh, Hey, It's A $667 Attack On Titan Statue

Open your wallets. Wide. That is, if you plan on buying this Attack on Titan statue.

If Christopher Nolan Directed Pixar's The Incredibles

The Incredibles is already a dark movie at points — It deals with ideas of individuality and conformity, even if it is in a wacky cartoon shell. I’m just glad The Dark Knight director Chris Nolan didn’t get his hands on it.

Watch Us Play Infamous: First Light

Video: Well, Kirk wasn’t a fan in his Infamous: First Light review so let’s play the opening half hour and see what happens.

Xenoblade Protagonist Shulk Joins The Smash Bros. Roster

Swordsman Shulk, the hero of Xenoblade Chronicles, will be playable in the upcoming Smash Bros. games, Nintendo announced today during its 3DS Nintendo Direct. We’ve previously seen Shulk appear in this Monday’s leaked roster for the 3DS version of Super Smash Bros., which showed several additional unannounced characters, including Ness, R.O.B., the Duck Hunt Dog, and Bowser Jr.

Old Folks Trying The Oculus Rift For The First Time

Their reactions are mixed, but all the elders lose themselves quickly in the Fine Bros’ recent React video.

Here's More, Unsurprisingly Gory, Mortal Kombat X Gameplay (NSFW)

From what we’ve seen so far, Mortal Kombat X is shaping up to be the best, if not the most violent, instalment in the 22-year old beat-em-up series. Another gameplay clip has popped up online and while it’s a bit too much for my tastes, I certainly won’t stand in the way of anyone keen to literally dispense some brain-snapping bargains on their virtual foes. NSFW purely for crazy amounts of blood, gore and blood-gore.

The Good And Bad Of Mario Kart 8's First Major Update

Nintendo made a few changes to Mario Kart 8this week — some big, some small, some the size of a luxury card brand’s new 4WD. If nothing else, this gives us a good opportunity to pause and reflect on how one of the summer’s biggest games is doing. So let’s do that.

So BuzzFeed Is Getting Into Games Development... Sort Of

It’s natural for a company, once it has grown to sufficient size — and has the dollars rolling in — to want to expand, even diversify. Despite your opinion of Buzzfeed and its particular formula of “news media”, it’s now in this very position, weighing up various opportunities off the beaten path (at least for it). Apparently one option Buzzfeed is taking seriously is games — it’s already recruited a couple of designers and developers to work on more interactive content.