Remember This?

Congrats to Ryno215 who managed to correctly guess that yesterday’s Remember This was Lode Runner. Great guess.


Remember This?

Alrighty, well done to brancha who was the first to guess yesterday’s game, which of course was Road Rash. Speaking of that one, has anyone tried Road Redemption yet?


This Amazing '80s Arcade Is The Best Virtual Reality Trip Yet

The Oculus Rift VR headset can take you to incredible fictional places, like scene from gorgeous movies like Interstellaror Spirited Away. Last night, it took me somewhere more grounded in reality, but still spectacular: my own personal, deliciously retro ’80s arcade.


Remember This?

I see, I see. Minimalism, eh? Alright, here goes. Well done to decoy on Friday’s guess! Now here’s another one!


The Choose Your Own Adventure Books Were The First Interactive Games

Since 1975 the Choose Your Own Adventure books have given millions of kids the chance to determine their own destinies (at least in a literary sense). Sadly, the author and publisher of those books, R.A. Montgomery, died this week. But he leaves behind an incredible legacy in both publishing and, perhaps surprisingly, gaming as well.


Remember This?

It didn’t take energydrinkhigh too long to correctly guess yesterday’s Remember This. First comment wins! It was Alien Breed. Congrats!


Remember This?

I’m going to call it a two-way draw. Actually it was more like a collaboration. First trikeabout suggested Arkanoid, which was almost correct. Then plime97 confirmed that it was Arkanoid 2. Nice job team!



The Five Most Significant Changes In World Of Warcraft

Almost 10 years ago to the day, World of Warcraft was released in Australia. Today millions of people are still playing and I find that incredible. Why do people stick around? I’d argue it’s about the evolution — the game has constantly grown with its audiences. But what were the biggest changes made? What were the most important? We asked Ion Hazzikostas, lead game designer on the game to name what he thought were the five most significant changes made to World of Warcraft during its 10 year tenure.


Remember This?

Man, so many guesses yesterday. All of them wrong until littlejulesy came along and correctly guess that it was Beverly Hills Cop. What an amazing guess. Well done.