Happy New Year! 2011 Recap

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Yes it’s that time of year again when a new one starts. Laters 2011! 2011 has been a huge year for Capsule Computers. In such a short time, we really have grown quite rapidly as an independent media company, aiming to bring you all the latest in Video Game and Pop Culture news, reviews, interviews and more. I think I speak on behalf of the entire team when I say that we’...

Macquarie University Discuss The “Future Of Games” at GAME

Recently Macquarie University held a three-day event known as GAME. Day two was a stimulating day of academics presenting their thoughts on videogames, play, fun, education and games and lastly, the future of gaming. The Future of Games was the last discussion of the day, featuring a panel of experts discussing where they think this giant of a medium, this incredible industry, known as “games” mig...

GAME On! 2011 Festival- Day 3 Wrap Up

Macquarie University’s three day gaming festival GAME On went out with an exciting bang on October 29 as the family festival day was host to a variety of creative and interesting indie developers. Alongside fellow editor Josh Spudic, I explored the campus, met some interesting people, played some quality games and enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere GAME On had to offer, leaving me looking forwar...

Triangle Man Gameplay and Interview with Convict Interactive

GAME On festival this year was nothing but sheer fun! I met a variety of awesome indie video game developers the first of which was Stephen Barnes and Rebecca Fernandez Convict Interactive. Rebecca was kind enough to gives us a an in-depth run through of their punisher-platformer Triangle Man. The title has already seen a release in a pack of 5 called Convict Minigames via Xbox Indie Games, but th...

Alternator Gameplay Run Through

We met up with Bryan Moses, director of Alternator Industries at the GAME On festival 2011 held at Macquarie University this year where he gave us quick run through the recently released browser-based game Alternator. Created for the ABC, Alternator is a fast and furious futuristic racing game that also educates on renewable energies. Bryan also talks with us about possible IOS and XBLA ports as w...

Havoc Gameplay Run Through with DinoRoar

DinoRoar Interactive came with full force this year at Macquarie Universities’ GAME On festival, giving away awesome temporary tattoos, flyers, CD soundtracks and game codes to promote their latest title for Android and IOS devices, Havoc. Adam from DinoRoar Interactive was kind enough to give us a quick run through of Havoc showing off it’s destructive gameplay and bright art style. W...

GAME: The Politics of Play Live Blog

Good evening, Capsule Computer readers. Joshua Spudic here with fellow Sydney editor Kyle Moore at the first day of GAME, a new festival of gaming hosted by Macquarie University. The first day will tackle various issues in video game classification and culture in Australia. The event starts at 6:30pm. Want a recap? Read here. Today’s panel includes Terry Flew (Australian Law Reform Commissio...

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