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Video Games Interview: Jeff Gregg chats about World of Tanks arriving on PS4

It looks good and it plays better than it’s predecessors; World of Tanks, Wargaming’s multiplayer phenomenon, has now gone live on Playstation 4, free to play for anyone with a Playstation account irrespective of whether or not they subscribe to Playstation Plus (although the “Plus” members had access to a premium bundle on launch). Maintaining its “free-to-play” philosophy, the game can be downloaded and played instantly with 15v15 online tank warfare, bringing in a tech tree of over 140 historically-accurate, mid-20th century vehicles from the USA, Germany, and the USSR for use during the game. Continue reading Video Games Interview: Jeff Gregg chats about World of Tanks arriving on PS4

Video Games Review: The Walking Dead: Michonne – Episode 1 (PS4, 2016)

It’s been a while since Telltale Games have visited The Walking Dead franchise, but they certainly haven’t been slacking off. It seems everybody with an established universe wants Telltale to, er…tell a tale using their signature style. The team were simultaneously delivering content for Tales from the Borderlands, Game of Thrones and Minecraft: Story Mode, with the latter still running. Continue reading Video Games Review: The Walking Dead: Michonne – Episode 1 (PS4, 2016)

Interview: Siobhan Reddy and Alex Moyet of Media Molecule discuss the company’s history, their approach to Dreams, and the importance of “play”

British game developer Media Molecule have proven to be one of the most valuable companies in contemporary video games, channeling that ever-growing trend and ever-growing demand for more creation-based gaming into award-winners like the LittleBigPlanet (LBP) series and the more recent Tearaway Unfolded. Progressive, mind-blowing (and often adorable, if not slightly creepy) design and engaging gameplay have met time and time again throughout their content, and the communities surrounding these games have mirrored that creativity with their own creations. It then makes sense that the gaming world are anxious to see what MM do with their next Playstation 4 exclusive title, Dreams. ... Continue Reading

Interview: Arne Meyer of Naughty Dog talks Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End and reflects on the gaming franchise

It’s not everyday you get to pick the brains of someone who is a part of one of the biggest video game franchises of all time. Naughty Dog’s Community Manager Arne Meyer was down in Australia earlier this month to promote the launch of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and provide more insight to the hugely anticipated Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. The AU Review had the opportunity to catch some one-on-one time with Meyer following his talk at PAX, discussing with him the approach to both solo and multiplayer gameplay in Uncharted 4, putting together the set pieces of Uncharted, and just how the hell Naughty Dog are going to top the previous three games. Check the transcript below. ... Continue Reading