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Video Games Review: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (PS4, 2016)

In this gig, it’s rare you get to play a game that feels complete anymore. Some games reach for the stars and fall short. Others feel like they could have used more time in the oven. Others still promise sequels before the credits have rolled. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End is that rare game that feels utterly complete. A larger-than-life adventure wrapped around a core story that is actual size, it takes the lessons Naughty Dog learned on The Last of Us and iterates on them in surprising and compelling ways. Continue reading Video Games Review: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (PS4, 2016)

The final Uncharted 4 trailer is here, but blink and you’ll miss it

When the press release for the final Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End trailer landed in my inbox this morning, we were expecting Naughty Dog to pull out all the stops. Then they kind of pulled the rug out from under us. Clocking in at only 37 seconds, this is more of a teaser than an actual trailer, but some Uncharted 4 is better than no Uncharted 4 so we’ll take it. Continue reading The final Uncharted 4 trailer is here, but blink and you’ll miss it

The 5 best games of April so far, and what we can’t wait to play in May

April is known as a “dry season” month in which very few video games are released. This time of year, the AAA hype train is usually slowing its roll, playing its cards to its chest as E3 looms in the middle-distance. 2016 has been bucking the trend though! March was full of great games! And then April followed up with some amazing games. And now May is promising to be an even BIGGER embarrassment of gaming riches. Here are just a few of our favourites from April so far.
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Bid on this 20th Anniversary Edition PS4 signed by the Naughty Dog team and help sick kids

Sony Computer Entertainment Australia will today begin an auction on a rare, 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 console. The console is signed by the top ‘dogs’ at Naughty Dog and the proceeds will go to Sony’s You Can youth cancer charity. Better yet, if you’re feeling flush with cash today — anyone can bid on it. Continue reading Bid on this 20th Anniversary Edition PS4 signed by the Naughty Dog team and help sick kids

Uncharted 4 to keep branching dialogue to a minimum

When the latest Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End trailer premiered at the 2015 PlayStation Experience, it revealed the game would feature branching dialogue options. While some fans wondered about the game’s direction, series co-director Neil Druckmann has now clarified that branching dialogue will be kept fairly sporadic. Continue reading Uncharted 4 to keep branching dialogue to a minimum

PAX AUS 2015: Our highlights and lowlights from this year’s convention

This year’s PAX AUS convention felt like it was trading on the lessons learned from its two previous events. The problems found at the 2013 and 2014 shows were fewer, while a handful of new ones sprang up to take its place. To that end, we’ve put together a short list of what we thought were the highlights and lowlights from this year’s show. Continue reading PAX AUS 2015: Our highlights and lowlights from this year’s convention

Inserts Coin(s) becomes monthly event in Sydney; November edition headlined by Uncharted 4: A Theif’s End

In August, Insert Coin(s) started to really shape up as one of Sydney’s newest and most exciting events. At it’s home of Oxford Art Factory, attendees were able to immerse themselves in a range of retro, modern, and indie games as the Sydney institution was transformed into a dedicated gamer’s paradise; we’re talking arcade games aplenty, with a whole heap of music, fashion, food and drink, and general pop culture to go along with it. ... Continue Reading

Watch the extended, 15-minute version of that amazing Uncharted 4 E3 trailer

Naughty Dog closed out Sony’s impressive E3 press conference this year with a crazy live demo of their upcoming sequel, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. The thing is, that trailer only showed off half of what Naughty Dog had brought to show off.  Continue reading Watch the extended, 15-minute version of that amazing Uncharted 4 E3 trailer