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MSI Space Invaders TV Plug & Play Game Review

With Christmas fast approaching, retro gaming goodies are appearing on store shelves — but are they worth buying?

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PAX AUS 2019: Confessions of PAX Newbie

So I finally managed to get down to Melbourne for PAX AUS, for a weekend filled with games, gaming culture, killer sheep and plenty of good-spirited competition.

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Untitled Goose Game Review (Nintendo Switch)

Untitled Goose Game has a funny name and a funny concept, and while it’s not the longest title you’ll buy this year, you absolutely have to play it.

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Would you be willing to get a Gears 5 tattoo if it was free?

Microsoft’s giving out free Gears 5 tattoos — actual tattoos — to fans of the series, but is this actually a good idea, or a bad PR stunt?

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10 Megadrive/Genesis games you must play

Celebrate 3 decades of Sega’s excellent 16-bit console with this collection of must-play titles.

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What does it take to become Fortnite world champion? Will the ACCC take down Google and Facebook? Vertical Hold Episode 239

The sweet science of eSports and another instance of SIMS SMASH in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Thoughts on Tetris 99

Because tonight we’re going to Tetris like its…

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PAX Australia 2018 gaming special: Vertical Hold – Episode 201

This week’s episode is a little later than usual, but that’s because it’s live from PAX Australia!

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Why I won't be buying Spider-Man or Red Dead Redemption 2 this year

I count myself as a “gamer” (for better or worse), but I’m going to give two of this year’s biggest titles a miss… for now.

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What's your go-to game for relaxing with?

Some games are hard, some games are easy, and some games just let you put your brain in neutral.

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