Tasmania’s 2018 state election was seriously influenced by donations from the gaming industry. With a lot of the funds side-stepping the established rules, greater transparency is clearly needed.
With the pro-gaming industry set to be worth $1.5B by 2020, many are noting the extremely short (and often miserable) careers of those who compete.
In the same year we celebrated 40 years of Space Invaders, we also saw how far gaming tech has come since, with the announcement of The Guts Game, a game which is played by swallowing a pill.
I’ve been a Rockstar gamer since forever, but I’ve had to retreat to the internet to figure out what should be obvious in Red Dead 2.
As a gamer and a parent, I feel we need to heavily salt the negative sensationalism about gaming. Our kids are not at risk. In fact, quite the opposite.
I took the day off to play Red Dead Redemption 2, but I’ve spent all of it watching a bar slowly fill. It’s been wild. Kill me now.
Fortnite is a social phenomenon, so much so that it is now the reason why a fair percentage of marriages in the UK didn’t work out.
Yesterday, gamers were blamed for the failings of the NBN. We’re an easy target. Maybe we should form our own lobby. Vote 1, The Lan Party?
While the Tasmanian election hinges on the issues of pokies, the connection between mainland political parties and the gaming industry is far more opaque.
Back in the day, we all used one password for gaming. Sadly, the landscape has changed, and now we must seek help to protect our identity online.
EA are the kings of a certain type of gaming experience, as they look to wring every possible cent from their games. The step away from single player attests to this fact.
Call me a traditionalist, but I yearn for the old days of hard-copy games, where it was much more than a just 77 gig download when I got it home.
Not too long ago, online gaming brilliance was kept to those who got good. Now, in the age of microtransactions, it seems that whoever shells out the most, wins.
The world’s media massed to descend on PewDiePie recently after he used a despicable word in one of his videos, however, the problem is much larger than him.
With Meriton allegedly filtering its negative TripAdvisor reviews, Dr Matthew Beard fears the PR damage caused far outweighs what they limited.
Anita Sarkeesian will be discussing GamerGate at “All About Women” this weekend and before you see her, Jacob Lynagh would like to present his perspective on the issue.
The avid gamer in Jordan King Lacroix comes up against his ethical and moral guardian as he grapples with financially supporting the art of an ‘artist’ whose personal beliefs don’t square with his own.