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Flash Point 108: Konami Fan Boys

We're back for 2016 pumped and ready to talk everything gaming. Talking Points - What we've been playing - Fallout 4 - Game of the year

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What Was Your Favourite Game of 2015?

It's that retrospective time of year and i thought I'd throw out a question to our dedicated readership on what your favourite game was this year.

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Flash Point 107: Crackout Four!

It's our last episode for the year so we spend some time covering a lot of different games, with a focus first up on Fallout 4 and Star Wars:

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Flash Point 106: The Spector Keynote Special

This episode is a special - thanks to Simon's great work at Pax Oz we have a one hour keynote from Warren Spector titled 'Storytime with Warren

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SWTOR News

SWTOR Knights of The Fallen Empire Details

You’ve got to love E3 and the lead-up to it. BioWare have not surprisingly been busy behind the scenes working on the next large expansion for SWTOR and they’ve unveiled it in a big way to coincide with E3. First, the trailer: For mine, this is easily the best trailer for the game since Hope […]

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How To Defeat Gorespine With Standard Pets

I love my pet battles but I have to say this Elite pet frustrated the hell out of me. After about 20 attempts at Gorespine (who’s located in the Dread Wastes on the lower west coast), I finally stumbled on a combo of standard Level 25 pets that worked: 1. Alpine Foxling Kit 2. Emerald […]

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Flash Point 108: Konami Fan Boys

We’re back for 2016 pumped and ready to talk everything gaming. Talking Points – What we’ve been playing – Fallout 4 – Game of the year discussion (post a comment here to go into the running to win Sunset Overdrive!) – Konami and VGA’s – New SWTOR Chapter – Chapter X Anarchy in Paradise – […]

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Destiny: The Taken King – A Review

I’m going to jump straight into the review of The Taken King without a paragraph or four regurgitating the challenging first year Destiny has had. We all know the story of ‘no story’, so let’s move on. The first thing that jumps out is the improvements in navigation (thanks as much to the Destiny 2.0 […]

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The Secret World News

Funcom’s The Park Draws Near

27th October is when Funcom’s The Park drops and the company are promoting a little pre-order offer that might interest. There’s a 23% discount plus for The Secret World players there’s some extra incentive: By Purchasing the game you will receive exclusive items in The Secret World when The Park launches later in October this year: You […]

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World of Tanks News

World of Tanks Patch 8.5: The Leopard 1 Is Here!

Blitzkrieg is a regular column devoted to the very popular MMO World of Tanks. If you’ve got a topic you’d like our resident expert Matthew “Scope” Pearce to cover, drop him a line! G’day readers. First of all I would like to apologise for my absence over these last couple of months – real life decided someone […]

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Funcom’s The Park Draws Near

27th October is when Funcom's The Park drops and the company are promoting a little pre-order offer that might interest. There's a 23% discount plus for The Secret World players there's some extra incentive: By Purchasing the game you will receive exclusive items in The Secret World when The Park launches later in October this year: You will … [More...]

Destiny: The Taken King – A Review

I'm going to jump straight into the review of The Taken King without a paragraph or four regurgitating the challenging first year Destiny has had. We all know the story of 'no story', so let's move on. The first thing that jumps out is the improvements in navigation (thanks as much to the Destiny 2.0 update). The quest screens, the communication … [More...]

Destiny 2.0 Patch Notes

    2.0 Patch notes   Just a quick update this morning now that patch notes are live. How’s that 18Gb patch? https://www.bungie.net/en/News/News?aid=13474 2.0.0 - The one to prepare for Oryx.   This update begins Destiny Year Two. It contains sweeping changes that will impact the way we all play. Prepare for … [More...]

Destiny: The Beta Is Over

Last week, in the Bungie weekly update, Deej let us all know that Destiny 2.0 would be going live on the 8/9/15. Sadly that was U.S. time as the Patch won’t go live until 3am on the 9th September AEST. Also sadly we still don’t have the final patch notes making it a little bit difficult to report on…… So what to write about? Well let’s get you … [More...]

Destiny: Summing Up Year One

Huge kudos to the team at Badass Gaming for this very funny summary of Destiny's Year One. It details in very humorous detail the infuriating shortcomings the game has had over the past twelve months but remains hopeful for the future. Or does it? Enjoy! Thanks to Ben McJannett for the heads-up! … [More...]

The Taken King: The Momentum Builds

For the longest time Bungie has been saying “We are listening.” As fans we have said again and again and again: “Prove it”. With each DLC and patch Bungie has shown signs they have been.  But if all reports for The Taken King in the last couple of weeks is to be believed, I don’t think we will be asking them to prove it anymore and I really, really … [More...]

Top Selling Games of 2015: So Far

The team over at Inside Gaming have rounded up the Top 10 selling games of 2015 so far. They rightly put a disclaimer on the data they base the Top 10 on, but it still gives a decent idea of what's hot. If you can't be arsed watching it, Mortal Kombat X comes out on top. What's your thoughts - any surprises? Dammit I need to get GTA V if … [More...]

Destiny: The Rip-Off King

I want to start by saying I am a Destiny fan. I pre-ordered the legendary edition and have no problems with it. I have been playing since the alpha and have enjoyed the game immensely. But today I am seriously questioning if I will continue to play anymore. Why? Because the newest expansion (this one I will call an expansion as it actually looks to … [More...]

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