Video Games

Nintendo’s Hiroshi Yamauchi dies at age 85

Kyoto-based Nintendo said Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years, died Thursday of pneumonia at a hospital in central Japan. He was 85. Yamauchi was Nintendo president from 1949 to 2002, and engineered the...


GTA: From Humble Beginnings to Cultural Phenomenon

Tuesday the 17th of September, a date some will recognise as any other regular day of the year, but a date that many will have been anticipating for quite a while. It has been over five years since the release of Grand Theft Au...


Sideshow Collectibles – Boba Fett Mythos Statue – Review

  I’m hoping to make this series of reviews on Statues and collectibles of that nature, although not often as they are expensive. The latest addition to my collection is this piece by Sideshow Collectibles. This a pi...



No One Asked But… On Spoilers

Tell me if this sounds familiar: You log on to the internet to check some news or to see what your pals are up to. You get reading and suddenly you come across the phrase SPOILER ALERT. It’s bold typeface staring you straight...


Why I Will Never Shop at Gamestop Again

I recently went into my local EB Games (Australian equivalent of GameStop) to purchase a copy of Dishonored, a game I had been looking forward to playing but hadn’t had the time with life commitments and other games to play....