Puffle Launch Review

Name: Puffle Launch Developer: Disney Publisher: Disney Genre: Puzzle Platform: iPhone (reviewed), iPad Release: 15 September 2011 Price: $0.99 – BUY NOW Overview Puffle Launch is a game spawned from the ever-popular Club Penguin. As a Club Penguin virgin, I don’t really get why this little puffle guy has anything to do with Club Penguin other than being drawn in the same style, or why he wa...

Where’s My Water? Review

Name: Where’s my Water? Developer: Walaber Publisher: Disney Genre: Family/Puzzle Platform: iPhone (reviewed), iPad Release: September 22 2011 Price: $0.99 – BUY NOW Overview It comes as no surprise that Where’s my Water? is a Disney creation. After all, there’s a cute cartoon animal that would usually be dangerous but in this case is just cuddly, the evil poison goo is just a purple sludge ...

Club Penguin Goes Mobile!

I would have to say that everyone has heard of Club Penguin, a fun casual gaming world for kids brought forth through Disney. They are quirky, fun and so adorable.  Now the franchise have decided to take their world mobile, with a new game available through the ITunes App Store. Available for those with IPhone, IPod Touch and IPad. The game they have decided to bring into the fun world of Apps is ...

‘Talk Like A Pirate Day’ marked with Disney Universe Pirates of the Caribbean reveal

Land ho! Turn her port to starboard, I see something. Arrgh, it’s a new trailer for the Pirates of the Caribbean part of Disney Universe. Aye, and just in time for ‘Talk Like A Pirate Day’. Disney have shared news of a Pirates of the Caribbean section on their upcoming game Disney Universe, which brings together the characters and worlds from Disney’s Walt Disney Animation Studio...

Phineas & Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension Review

Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension Developer: High Impact Games Publisher: Disney Interactive Studios Genre: Action/Adventure Platform: Wii (PS3, Nintendo DS) Released: 16th September Although this isn’t the first Phineas & Ferb game ever made, Phineas & Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension is the tie-in of the first ever feature-length episode of Phineas & Ferb, which appeared on th...

EB Games releases map for EB Expo

While those of you in Japan are enjoying Tokyo Game Show 2011, spare a thought for us here in Australia that have another month to go before our very own games expo. Thankfully, EB Games have released the map for their upcoming EB Expo, which is due to be held on October 15th and 16th. The map showcases the layout of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre where the event is taking place, ...

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Trailer Released

This week Marvel Studios has released the first trailer for Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance. The sequel is set several years after the original 2007 Ghost Rider film, Spirit of Vengeance takes a darker approach to takes franchise, and features the Marvel Comic’s villain Blackout as the main antagonist. While the original wasn’t exactly critically acclaimed, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Veng...

The Avengers Australian Release Date Announced

The Walt Disney company has announced a release schedule showing The Avengers Australian release date which may raise a few eyebrows. As it turns out, The Avengers is being released in Australia on April 25, 2012, while American theatres will receive it on May 4, 2012. That’s a week before American theatres! This isn’t anything new for Marvel Studios however, as Thor was released a str...

Cars 2 Review

Developer: Avalanche Studios Publisher: Disney Interactive Studios Platform: Xbox 360 (reviewed)/PS3/Wii/PC Genre: Racing/Family Released: June 21 (US), June 23 (Aus), July 22 (Europe) Overview Pixar are an unstoppable force in animation, and every film they’ve done combines modern technology with classic animation principles, featuring fleshed-out characters in unique worlds, well-plotted s...

Jack’s Achievement Challenge: A game-a-month

Jack’s one-a-month achievement challenge Achievements operate for people on many different levels; some are obsessive over their Gamerscore, others take an interest in it, and some couldn’t care less and play casually making sure entertainment value comes first. But achievements can add entertainment value because while there are some who go to great lengths to fulfil every task set by a game’s ac...

Disney set to close Black Rock Studio

Well, if you were a huge fan of Split/Second or Pure then you will find this news very upsetting, because the company behind those titles, Black Rock Studio, is going to be closed down soon. Eurogamer received a statement from Disney that confirmed that things were not going well for the Mickey Mouse owned developer. The statement says that Disney has not given any greenlights to the projects bein...

BioShock Infinite E3 Impressions

Wrapping up our tour of 2K’s E3 booth behind the scenes I was introduced to Tim Garrotson who is the Executive Producer of Irrational Games, the company developing Bioshock Infinite who helped walk us through the demonstration that they had set up in the room. Bioshock Infinite takes place on the floating town of Colombia. Colombia used to be a prosperous city that was built as a floating ci...

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