Monthly Archives: June 2010

The Silver Lining back on track

 In welcome news, Activision have dropped their C&D against the fan made King’s Quest game The Silver Lining.  The game has had to bounce back from a similar setback in the past, the current situation caused by the colossal Vivendi/Sierra/Activision/Blizzard/Whoever … Continue reading

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Australian World Cup Campaign Wraps Up

Bit of a shame the boys are coming home early, but they certainly gave it a good shake, especially in the last game against Serbia. Suspensions certainly didn’t help matters and obviously the big issue was the initial performance against … Continue reading

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Heart to play first match tonight

New club Melbourne Heart will play its first match against A-League opposition tonight when they play Brisbane in Toowoomba. I’m interested to see (well, read) how they go as they seem to have surpassed all expectations when putting together their … Continue reading

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Bioshock Level Arcadia Demade for Doom 2

Even though it’s been out for a while now, I just wanted to give a mention to the Arcadia Demade WAD for Doom2. Made by JP LeBreton, who worked on Bioshock, the map is a "demake" of the Arcadia and … Continue reading

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Classic Doom 3 Screenshots

Just some screenshots from the rather awesome Classic Doom 3 mod, which remakes the original Doom’s Episode 1 (Knee Deep in the Dead) for Doom 3. The devs have done a top job with this, if you know the original … Continue reading

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Fallout New Vegas dated

At E3 it was announced that Fallout: New Vegas has been given an October 22nd release date for Europe (and presumably Australia/NZ). It will release on the 19th in North America. Along with the announcement, a new trailer was shown, … Continue reading

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XCOM E3 Trailer

Looking a bit like a mix between Bioshock, Fallout and Ghostbusters; XCOM’s debut trailer at E3 makes for a nice looking preview. Fans of the original XCOM strategy games have been quick to point at that the game seems to … Continue reading

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Wait almost over for Australia WC2010 opener

After all the waiting Australia’s opening match in the 2010 World Cup is only 1.5 hours away! Can’t wait, I’ve been eagerly watching (most) of the opening action from the Cup so far, and it’s been just tremendous to have … Continue reading

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Dreamcast games coming to XBLA and PSN

According to Eurogamer.net, Sega has confirmed the long-standing rumor that Dreamcast games will be re-released via Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, complete with HD updates and Achievements/Trophies. Skies of Arcadia, pretty please? For reference, here’s a complete list of … Continue reading

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Bakemonogatari Volume 6 Wait Continues

Volume 6 of Bakemonogatari (the second half of the Tsubasa Cat storyline) was due out tomorrow (6/9) but will now appear July 28. It’s been a long wait for a series that started airing back in July 2009, with episodes … Continue reading

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