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New WB Digital Studio Blue Ribbon Content Making Mortal Kombat Series

New WB Digital Studio Blue Ribbon Content Making Mortal Kombat Series Warner Bros. has announced a new digital production unit, called Blue Ribbon Content, that will begin development on a slate of projects spanning multiple genres, one of which will be an original live-action Mortal Kombat series (separate from Mortal Kombat: Legacy). The division will develop and produce an...
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Wizards Announces New Magic: The Gathering Strategy Board Game

Wizards Announces New Magic: The Gathering Strategy Board Game Magic: The Gathering is by far the world’s most popular trading card game, and now Wizards of the Coast is branching out the Magic brand with the newly announced Magic: The Gathering Board Game. Set for release next Spring, the board game takes the characters and locations from Magic’s wonderful...
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Magic: The Gathering Comes to PAX Aus

Magic: The Gathering Comes to PAX Aus Magic: The Gathering has become an important part of nerddom and pop culture, so it is no surprise that the world’s largest TCG and strategy game is making its way down under for PAX Aus 2014. This year, the guys at Wizards are bringing some awesome news, previews and events for everyone whether you...
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Mortal Kombat X Comic Book Series Debuting in January

Mortal Kombat X Comic Book Series Debuting in January I was so close to typing “Komic” in the title…just like with Injustice: Gods Among Us – the comic book series for which is now in “Year Three” – DC Entertainment has announced during New York Comic Con’s “DC DIGITAL: DOWNLOAD THIS!” panel that Mortal...
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Drops Of God Mangakas Start New Series

Drops Of God Mangakas Start New Series After spending the past decade trying to find and identify the perfect wine it seems that mangakas Tadashi Agi and Shu Okimoto are now working on ways to steal the divine drink, their new series Kaito Levain or Phantom Thief Levain is set to be published in the next issue of Kodanshas Morning...
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Countdown Timer And Timeline Website For Naruto’s Final Chapters

Countdown Timer And Timeline Website For Naruto’s Final Chapters With the final five chapters of Naruto being published in Weekly Shonen Jump fans can now take a stroll down the manga’s memory lane with the official countdown website. The home page displays the amount of time left before Masashi Kishimoto’s popular series ends publication, to the exact second, the...
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Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Heads Down Under

Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Heads Down Under Avast me hearties! Unfurl the sales, pull up anchor and make sure you have rum handy because Disney are bringing Pirates of the Caribbean to our beautiful shores! Disney have today announced that the as of yet unannounced 5th installment in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise will be filming on...
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Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Wave 1 Figures Review

Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Wave 1 Figures Review Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Wave 2 Developer: Avalanche Software Publisher: Disney Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One (Reviewed), PS3, PS4, Wii U Release Date: Out Now Price: US$14.99 - Available Here AU$17.95  – Available Here The Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Super Heroes Starter Pack and Play...
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Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man Play Set Review

Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man Play Set Review Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Developer: Avalanche Software Publisher: Disney Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One (Reviewed), PS3, PS4, Wii U Release Date: Out Now Price: US$39.99 - Available Here AU$39.95  – Available Here Overview Spider-Man is probably.. nay he definitely is the biggest hero...
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Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set Review

Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set Review Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Developer: Avalanche Software Publisher: Disney Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One (Reviewed), PS3, PS4, Wii U Release Date: Out Now Price: US$39.99 – Available Here AU$39.95  – Available Here Overview Guardians of the Galaxy is the biggest film of the year,...
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Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Review

Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Review Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes Developer: Avalanche Software Publisher: Disney Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One (Reviewed), PS3, PS4, Wii U Release Date: Out Now Install Size: 30GB Price: US$74.00 – Available Here AU$99.95  – Available Here Overview Disney Infinity was an absolute massive...
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Magic: The Gathering – Khans of Tarkir Out Now

Magic: The Gathering – Khans of Tarkir Out Now Three-coloured cards, clan warfare, awesome and powerful leaders and of course reprinting of the infamous fetchlands! All of this and more are part of the latest Magic: The Gathering expansion from Wizards of the Coast. After last week’s prerelease, Khans of Tarkir is now available in gaming stores...
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Event Cinemas George St. Holding Call of Duty: Ghosts Tournament

Event Cinemas George St. Holding Call of Duty: Ghosts Tournament As if Event Cinemas George St. wasn’t already everyone’s favourite cinema in Sydney, now they are holding video game tournaments?! That’s right, all of you Call of Duty fanatics (Ghosts, specifically) can earn some cash and bragging rights, playing on a giant Vmax screen! The 1 vs 1...
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Magic: The Gathering – Speed vs Cunning Review

Magic: The Gathering – Speed vs Cunning Review Magic: The Gathering – Speed vs Cunning Duel Deck Publisher: Wizards of the Coast Price: $30.00 official site here Magic: The Gathering is filled with a wide variety of products that cover a wide variety of players and skill levels. Duel Decks are one of those products that is made for a wide-variety of...
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Magic: The Gathering – Khans of Tarkir Prerelease Weekend is Happening NOW!

Magic: The Gathering – Khans of Tarkir Prerelease Weekend is Happening NOW! Hello there fellow Planeswalkers. Are you ready to grab your banners, hold them high and fight for your clan? Well you should be because the latest Magic: The Gathering set; Khans of Tarkir is here! The official prerelease weekend for the upcoming set is happening, literally as we speak! The new set is...
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NBA 2K15’s New Facial Scanning Technology Puts You in the Game

NBA 2K15’s New Facial Scanning Technology Puts You in the Game 2K and Visual Concepts have utilised new scanning technology for NBA 2K15 that not only captures beards with amazing detail, but now allows the player to scan themselves into the game on current-gen using their Kinect or PS Eye. The process is explained and demonstrated by Ronnie 2K in the following...
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Listen to the FIFA 15 Soundtrack Now

Listen to the FIFA 15 Soundtrack Now The FIFA 15 soundtrack will feature over 40 tracks from artists all around the world, with new songs from massive bands such as AVICII, The Ting Tings and many others. The full track listing can be read below. But, you don’t need to wait until launch on September 25 to hear it! EA has a Spotify...
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Here are all of the Disney Infinity 2.0 Power Discs!

Here are all of the Disney Infinity 2.0 Power Discs! Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes is just around the corner, and there is still so much we don’t know about the game; from unannounced characters to hidden items and collectibles. However, one of the game’s mysteries has finally been revealed with the unveiling of every single one of...
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Microsoft has Purchased Mojang, will be Announced Monday?

Microsoft has Purchased Mojang, will be Announced Monday? Rumour has it, courtesy of Reuters, that Microsoft has purchased Minecraft developer Mojang for a cool $2.5 billion! The title has sold over 54 million copies across various platforms. since it first launched for the PC back in 2011. It’s crazy to think a developer/publisher with pretty much one...
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Lionel Messi ‘Feels the Game’ in FIFA 15 Ad Campaign

Lionel Messi ‘Feels the Game’ in FIFA 15 Ad Campaign EA has launched their ‘Feel the Game’ ad campaign for EA Sports FIFA 15, with Lionel Messi front and center. In particular, a new short film created by Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam shows just how closely players will feel the emotion on the pitch. You can check out the video embedded at the bottom...
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iPhone 6 Plus Shipments Delayed Outside of U.S.

iPhone 6 Plus Shipments Delayed Outside of U.S. I knew something was up when the Australian Apple iPhone storefront page was not live until about 30 minutes after the planned 5pm pre-order launch on Friday. And don’t get me started on the major telcos and their pathetic handling of what they deemed an “unprecedented demand”. To the...
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ESL to host the BlizzCon 2014 Qualifiers at the Hammerstein America Finals

ESL to host the BlizzCon 2014 Qualifiers at the Hammerstein America Finals ESL have announced that they will be hosting the BlizzCon 2014 qualifiers in partnership with Blizzard Entertainment, for Hearthstone and World of Warcraft at the Manhattan Hammerstein Ballroom from October 5-6. The Vice President at ESL North America, Craig Levine stated, “With BlizzCon just around...
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Yu Yu Hakusho Gets Reprinted And Goes Digital

Yu Yu Hakusho Gets Reprinted And Goes Digital Viz Media have brought back the classic delinquent manga Yu Yu Hakusho by reprinting all 19 volumes of the series, this was revealed in a recently added photo on the company’s official twitter page showing all the books fanned out across a table. Created by Hunter X Hunter mangaka Yoshihiro Togashi, the...
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Ultimate Ears Makes Colourful Sound for the UE Boom

Ultimate Ears Makes Colourful Sound for the UE Boom Ultimate Ears have unveiled an extravagant new range of colours for the UE Boom – a mobile wireless speaker designed to transform the social experience of music. John Paterson, Music Category Manager for Ultimate Ears Australia, stated “The UE BOOM is all about self expression, and sharing your...
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Magic: The Gathering – Speed vs Cunning Duel Deck Available Now

Magic: The Gathering – Speed vs Cunning Duel Deck Available Now What kind of gamer are you? Do you prefer to carefully craft your strategies and control the field, or are you more of a shoot first, ask questions later kind of player? Well no matter which category you fit into, Wizards has you covered with the latest Magic: The Gathering Duel Deck – Speed vs...
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Can You Survive Movie World’s Terrifying New “The Evil Within” Maze?

Can You Survive Movie World’s Terrifying New “The Evil Within” Maze? One of the coolest attractions at Warner Bros. Movie World is (in my opinion, anyway) their Fright Night mazes. Well, they are about to get a hell of a lot more frightening as Warner Bros. are teaming up with Bethesda and Tango Gameworks to bring Shinji Mikami’s The Evil Within to life. Taking...
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