EA and Visceral have confirmed what we suspected yesterday and announced that the Battlefield Hardline open beta will be coming to all platforms (PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One) 3 February. Three modes across three maps will be available for those

Playstation Plus is bringing its A game this month. For PS4 owners Supergiant Games’ Transistor is available, as well as the newly released Apotheon. PS3 owners get Yakuza 4 and Thief, two fantastic full releases, while Vita owners get Kick

Square Enix and Dontnod today released the final developer diary for Life is Strange, timed on the same day as the game’s release itself. You can check the diary, titled “Creating Arcadia Bay”, out below: Square Enix and Dontnod have also

I’m not a Nintendo-hater, but as of late, I’ve sure as hell had a hard time feeling positive about the company. The 3DS. The New 3DS XL. The 2DS. The New 3DS. The New 3DS XL. A massive shortage of

Wargaming has a treat in store for World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition players with an exclusive map and tank. The new map is called “Pacific Island” and is based on Corregidor Island which saw several tank battles between American and Japanese forces

While the focus is all on the 4v1 multiplayer, Turtle Rock Studios Evolve does have a single player mode, which is outlined in the video below. While playing as a monster against AI opponents is an easy sell, I like

Dying Light just got a bit less scary for those willing to engage in a little shady behaviour. The video below shows how to duplicate any melee weapon, which you can then sell for cash. Money might not buy you happiness,

Two new LEGO games are on their way this year with Warner Bros. announcing both LEGO Jurassic World and LEGO Marvel’s Avengers. Jurassic World was teased at the end of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham. LEGO Jurassic World will be based on all four Jurassic Park

Yeah, yeah, we know: we didn’t do a January release post. Thankfully, not too much came out. February’s a bit of a different story.* This month, look forward to Evolve, The Order: 1886 and old-but-new Zelda. What’s taking your fancy?   Evolve Tuesday, 10

Mario Maker’s release date has slipped into the second half of 2015 according to Nintendo’s supplementary financial reports as reported by Vooks. Mario Maker had been scheduled for the first half of 2015, but has been shifted without explanation. Yoshi’s Wooly World

Following the release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn‘s “Before the Fall” patch, Square Enix is now offering users a free login weekend to the MMO. Beginning today, 30 January at 7.00pm AEDST, the free login weekend runs until Monday

Disney Interactive today confirmed that the Disney Infinity: Toy Box 2.0 app is now available on iPad and iPhone, bringing with it Toy Box functionality found within Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes. “With the Disney Infinity: Toy Box 2.0 app,

Destructive Creations today announced they’re taking pre-orders for the controversial Hatred. A game that applauds itself for “divid[ing the] gaming industry and start[ing] a loud discussion among gaming and mainstream journalists about the limits of creative freedom,” according to recent

Nintendo today released a free update for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U today, giving users access to fifteen new 8-player levels. The new levels are as follows: Mario Circuit (X) Luigi’s Mansion Pyrosphere Norfair Lylat Cruise Pokemon Stadium 2 Animal Crossing:

During a stream on Twitch today, NetherRealm confirmed that Ermac is making his way to Mortal Kombat X. You can check out Ermac (and his new look) below: What do you think of Ermac? Mortal Kombat X will be available from

Those in the Melbourne CBD may be interested to learn of Bartronica, a new video game-themed bar. As discovered by our Friendly Fire friends at MMGN, the bar is conveniently located between our offices at 335 Flinders Lane, Melbourne. Open