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Soloing Iron Dwarf, Medium Rare on a Level 100 Mage

Ahh Ulduar, you're one of those iconic raids that I've spent more time in than most. Now that I'm getting a little sick of doing Garrison quests I

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Star Wars Battlefront Coming to Pax Oz

A short and sharp press release we received from EA Australia ought to have some Pax attendees a bit excited:  Electronic Arts announced today

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Flash Point 102: The Narrow(tive) Corridor

We devote lots of time to the announcement of WoW: Legion, Destiny: The Taken King and a nice Gamescom roundup from Simon. Talking Points - A

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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

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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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Soloing Iron Dwarf, Medium Rare on a Level 100 Mage

Ahh Ulduar, you’re one of those iconic raids that I’ve spent more time in than most. Now that I’m getting a little sick of doing Garrison quests I thought I’d go back and knock over some of the Ulduar quests I haven’t got yet. As a Mage (ilvl 670) there’s still some fun challenges to […]

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Flash Point 102: The Narrow(tive) Corridor

We devote lots of time to the announcement of WoW: Legion, Destiny: The Taken King and a nice Gamescom roundup from Simon. Talking Points – A big thanks to our sponsor, ArcheAge – What we’ve been playing – World of Warcraft: Legion overview – Destiny: The Taken King and why we still won’t be buying […]

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Star Wars Battlefront Coming to Pax Oz

A short and sharp press release we received from EA Australia ought to have some Pax attendees a bit excited:  Electronic Arts announced today that  Star Wars™  Battlefront™ will be playable exclusively at the PlayStation stand at PAX Australia, held in Melbourne between 30th  October to 1st November, 2015. Fans will be able to go hands on with a Survival […]

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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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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...]

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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...]

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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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