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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

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World of Warcraft 6.2 Full Patch Notes

World of Warcraft Patch 6.2.0 New Content Zone Unlocked: The Invasion of Tanaan Jungle Heroes of the Horde and the Alliance, return to Tanaan

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Flash Point 100: It’s An Applause Pause Centenary

One hundred episodes of our humble little podcast - who would have thought. We get a little retrospective in the first part of the show and then

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Are These Two The World’s Most Dedicated Mario Kart Players?

For those who listen to our podcast, you'll know I'm a real fan of Mario Kart. I played it on the SNES, N64, Wii and now Wii U. I love the online

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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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World of Warcraft 6.2 Full Patch Notes

World of Warcraft Patch 6.2.0 New Content Zone Unlocked: The Invasion of Tanaan Jungle Heroes of the Horde and the Alliance, return to Tanaan Jungle and stop Gul’dan’s plan to drag the whole of Draenor into chaos while plotting to reopen the portal for a massive invasion of Azeroth. Embark on a new series of […]

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Flash Point 100: It’s An Applause Pause Centenary

One hundred episodes of our humble little podcast – who would have thought. We get a little retrospective in the first part of the show and then launch into our usual games coverage. A huge thanks to Kris for joining us for Episode 100 and a particular thanks to Flash Point’s original co-host Ed for […]

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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 […]

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Reaping The Whirlwind Released

Here at The Oceanic Gamer we’re unadulterated fans of The Secret World, and today’s announcement of the Season 1 Finale hasn’t given us any reason to change that view. Check the trailer out and then the press release of what you can expect in Reaping The Whirlwind, which is live now (assuming you’ve already got […]

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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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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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Star Wars Battlefront Gameplay Footage

The Star Wars goodness just keeps on coming out of E3. This time it's the turn of the Star Wars Battlefront game slated for release this November. Over five minutes of actual gameplay footage from Hoth is now yours to digest: Not a lot to criticise from what I'm seeing - what's your take? … [More...]

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Star Wars Battlefront: Trailer and Release Date

EA have announced some details about the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront game. November 19th is the Australian release date, with New Zealanders getting it on the 20th. The game will be available for PS4, Xbox One and PC via the EA Origin Service. Does it look good? Have a look for yourself: Not surprisingly, there's a very direct tie-in … [More...]

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Destiny 1.1.2 Update: Lotsa Fixes

If like me you've logged into your console and found that there's a 6+ gigabyte download waiting for you, it's the latest Destiny patch. The patch itself has no new content, just a slew of bug fixes. So read on to see if you pet hates have been addressed: Update 1.1.2 : The one with Vault space and Raid fixes. With this update, we’re responding … [More...]

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Destiny: What’s Wrong With It

Destiny. It’s one of those games that divides gamer opinion. It’s a game you love to hate, but if it gets its hooks in it will be one you won’t want to stop playing. You only have to look at Polygon or Kotaku any day of the week to see that the game has its fair share of issues. Yet these same people at both sites can’t seem to stop playing it or … [More...]

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Destiny: EV-30 Tumbler

Did you purchase the Expansion Pass? Bungie sent you a toy in the post…. Yeh they did… As a reward for purchasing The Dark Below, everyone who purchases it before 2015 will receive the Tumbler Sparrow on December 9th. If you have the expansion pass you will already have it waiting for you at the Postmaster. My opinion on the sparrow: it is … [More...]

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Destiny 1.03 Patch Notes

While you were sleeping Bungie snuck out the latest patch for Destiny last night. This is the patch they were referring to when the servers were brought down for maintenance last week. It’s about 2.44GB in size (at least on the PS4) and has a few handy new features, including more bounty slots, previewing shaders and emblems, and the new opt-in … [More...]

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Dragon Age Inquisition Trailer

So, who's excited? Official availability info: Dragon Age: Inquisition will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system from Microsoft and PC via Origin … [More...]

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