The latest Street Fighter V patch finally addresses one of the game’s most prevalent problems: shoddy online multiplayer. It took constant prodding from fans and a recent third-party fix to finally get these changes, four years after the game’s release.
Nintendo showed off its latest first-party title, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, this morning, and the reception was mostly good. However, gameindustry.biz noted that there’s at least one big problem with the yet-to-be-released game: You’re pretty screwed if you lose your save.
If you’ve been hoping to get a copy of Nintendo’s Ring Fit Adventure in Australia, it’s been a tough gig. Not only has supply of Nintendo’s exercise game been short since its release, but copies of the game are in such short supply that EB Games have started capping the…
The threat of the coronavirus has caused Sony PlayStation to pull out from another major industry event. Only days after announcing they would back out of PAX East, the console manufacturer and platform holder is skipping the Game Developers Conference, one of the largest industry events on the calendar.
Animal Crossing is all about picking fruit, planting trees and decorating your own island, and so you collect a lot of bugs. Lots and lots of bugs. This used to be a perfectly wholesome exercise, but in the upcoming Animal Crossing: New Horizons, the island is overrun with absolute horrors.
Fortnite’s Season 2 battle pass is full of colourful new characters, including one you can customise in thousands of unique ways. I don’t care about any of them. I only care about this ripped cat.
The Transformers Trading Card Game’s “Titan Masters Attack” expansion, launching on April 17, introduces robots with heads that transform into other robots. Fortress Maximus, one of the largest, most powerful Autobots, features a head that transforms into a robot whose head also transforms into a robot. Let me explain.
The next Nintendo Direct is scheduled for this coming Friday, and will focus exclusively on the upcoming Animal Crossing: New Horizons. That sound you just heard is Animal Crossing fans around the world letting out a collective sigh of relief.
It’s not entirely clear what’s coming to Death Stranding exactly, but if you wanted more content in the game, then Hideo Kojima has something for you.
A lot of Apple owners are huge fans of their AirPods, and fair enough: they’re small and convenient. But using AirPods with your PS4 can be a bit problematic since the console doesn’t support Bluetooth audio. Thankfully, there’s a way around that.
Cooking Mama is coming to Nintendo Switch for the first time, with a new trailer revealing the latest mainline entry in the franchise, Cooking Mama: Cookstar. This time around, you’ll be doing it all for the ‘gram.
The Xbox Game Pass line-up is growing in February, with Kingdom Hearts 3, Yakuza 0 and Two Point Hospital headlining the latest game additions.
The first free No Man’s Sky update of 2020 is here, giving players an all-new way to explore the universe. The “Living Ship” update gives players the ability to discover, nurture, and eventually fly their own procedurally generated living vessels, navigating the spaceways inside unique sentient creatures. It doesn’t get…
For a few months now, Retro Replay’s Troy Baker (Joel) and Nolan North (David) have livestreamed a playthrough of The Last Of Us. They’re at the end now, and things are getting heavy.
The ultimate reward for completing the latest seasonal event in Borderlands 3 is a special sniper rifle called the Wedding Invitation. The game limits every character to just one of these legendary weapons, however, so players are taking some drastic measures to find the version with the best stats and…
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle is probably the most anime fighting game being played at major competitions apart from Dragon Ball FighterZ, and the latter only beats it out because it’s literally based on an anime series. The latest BlazBlue is a wild game that produces incredible tournament moments on a…
The free-to-play and ridiculously named competitive shooter Warface is the first CryEngine game to grace the Nintendo Switch. How’d the developers cram a CryEngine V-powered game onto Nintendo’s modest hardware? By modifying the hell out of it and limiting it to 720p docked and 540p handheld.
Blizzard has two animated TV projects in the works. According to the LinkedIn profile of Nick van Dyk, co-president of Activision-Blizzard Studios, shows based on Diablo and Overwatch are both on the way.
After an exodus that devastated the industry, the pluckish Australian gaming community has had a stellar run over the last several years. Games like Florence, Hacknet, Armello, Satellite Reign, or Hand of Fate have all excelled in their own right, but Australia’s talent goes back literally decades. Let’s appreciate some…
With the release of Sonic the Hedgehog, video game movies have turned a corner. After years of being outright awful, they’ve finally reached a tier perhaps best described as “harmlessly fine.” But now that we’ve thankfully reached a level of basic competence, it also weirdly enough gave me a delirious…
I’ll be honest, I thought Besiege—the construction/puzzle game that was one of the stars of 2015—was already out. Nope! It’s actually spent the last five years in Early Access, and only now is it out.
Having locked up an exclusive deal a while back, it was always a matter of when Nvidia would do some kind of limited edition GPU for Cyberpunk 2077. Yesterday, the company finally announced what it was: a bright yellow and black themed RTX 2080 Ti, styled after everyone’s favourite Keanu…
“Sam’s Story,” the second of two planned DLC episodes for Metro Exodus, lets you do this thing where, if you come across select chairs dotting its rotting landscape, you can sit down and play harmonica. You, as Sam, will just jam over some grimly scenic vista. You can play for…
For a country where Dragon Quest is so popular that there are DQ themed convenience stores, ATMs featuring the classic RPG font and the character Slime seem inevitable.
Last week, BioWare announced it would be “reinventing/” the troubled multiplayer shooter Anthem in a bid to claw back some of its dwindling player base. “We’ll be doing something we’d like to have done more of the first time around – giving a focused team the time to test and…
For the longest time, Sony has run its own official messageboard, a place where PlayStation owners could get together, hang out, argue pointlessly and, most importantly, troubleshoot. But on February 27, that board will be shutting down.
When I was 17 years old, the coolest thing in the world was to work for EB Games. I want to say that is a hard revelation to admit to, but it really isn’t. When I was 17 years old, video games were everything.
Weird controllers! I love ‘em! And so does the YouTube channel Stop Skeletons From Fighting. They recently released a video going over some of the dumbest, weirdest and most expensive controllers ever made.
Fortnite’s Season 2 is a few days away. While there haven’t been hints of a big in-game event this time around, players are finding clues about what the next season might contain both in-game and in teasers around the real world.
Akira certainly did predict the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The manga and ensuing anime are set against the backdrop of the impending 2020 Tokyo Olympics. It also appears that one panel in the manga refers to measures for combating a contagious disease.
Kevin Jick is an artist at Treyarch, the studio behind the Call of Duty series.
Ubisoft started selling The Division 2 for $US4 last week, but there was a catch: you needed a VPN and a fake US address, because the deal was only available on the US uPlay store. Thankfully, that deal is finally available on the Australian store for even cheaper.