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News: Do You Like Borderlands? 2K Australia May Be About to Fly You to the Moon

Do You Like Borderlands? 2K Australia May Be About to Fly You to the Moon

Set phasers to fun

One of the big surprises from this year’s PAX East may have been unveiled early, as a new Borderlands title could be about to loot your wallet later this year. Dubbed a “pre-sequel”, the unannounced adventure is rumoured to take place between the first and second entries in Gearbox’s first-person franchise, and is...

DLC Review: Underwater Espionage in BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea - Episode Two

Underwater Espionage in BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea - Episode Two

Wave goodbye

Videogame fans cried out in unison as industry legend Ken Levine announced that he’d be closing down beloved BioShock developer Irrational Games a few weeks ago. However, the office was not to be boarded up until he’d seen the third and final instalment of BioShock Infinite’s DLC out of the door. Now that the dust’s settled,...

News: Just How Good Does Borderlands 2 Look on PlayStation Vita?

Just How Good Does Borderlands 2 Look on PlayStation Vita?

Shots fired

One of the defining characteristics of the Borderlands franchise, aside from its salacious susceptibility for stupendous sums of loot, is its gorgeous and distinct art style. In a sea of brown realistic shooters, it's incredibly refreshing to see a series that so wholeheartedly embraces a more cartoony style. It is therefore imperative...

News: Ken Levine Closes the Booker on Irrational Games

Ken Levine Closes the Booker on Irrational Games

BioShock studio caught in the Rapture

Irrational Games, the legendary developer best known for the BioShock franchise, is no more. Writing on the company’s official website, founder Ken Levine has confirmed that the studio is shutting down after an incredible 17 years of development. The outfit’s last ever release will be the second episode of...

First Impressions: Turtle Rock Is Transforming Co-Op with Evolve on PS4

Turtle Rock Is Transforming Co-Op with Evolve on PS4

Evolve or die

Boss battles are quite common in games. Usually equipped with a sequence of rules, they give you the opportunity to face a gargantuan challenge in search of closure or progression. So what happens when you open this ideology up and create a game that’s a constant non-scripted, unpredictable, and intense boss fight? Well, Turtle...

News: Would You Kindly Be Careful of Spoilers in This BioShock Infinite DLC Trailer?

Would You Kindly Be Careful of Spoilers in This BioShock Infinite DLC Trailer?

The Big Daddy

There’s a familiar face making a return as part of the second episode of BioShock Infinite’s big-budget ‘Burial at Sea’ expansion pack. Irrational Games has plunged to the depths of the ocean, and surfaced with a brand new three minute trailer showing an early cut-scene from the add-on. You may want to dip your head beneath a...

News: Sassy FPS Borderlands 2 Is Coming to Vita Sooner Than You Think

Sassy FPS Borderlands 2 Is Coming to Vita Sooner Than You Think

Locked and loaded

We often pray for rumoured release dates to come true – and thankfully this time the retailers may be on the mark. Borderlands 2 publisher 2K Games has shared on Twitter that the PlayStation Vita version of its loot-'n'-shoot smash will be arriving on 18th March. The message has since been deleted, suggesting that someon

News: BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Bubbles to the Surface Next Month

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Bubbles to the Surface Next Month

The big daddy

BioShock Infinite’s first major add-on pack Burial at Sea will plunge to the murky depths of Rapture next month, publisher 2K Games has confirmed. The soggy expansion will plot the return of protagonists Booker DeWitt and Elizabeth, albeit in an alternate timeline that’s sure to leave you with a furrowed brow by the time that you...

Review: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified (PlayStation 3)

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified (PlayStation 3)

Should've remained classified

Serving as a prequel of sorts to the long-running XCOM series, The Bureau: XCOM Declassified attempts to fuse the strategic elements of turn-based tactical alien zap-em-up XCOM: Enemy Unknown with a third-person shooter. Unfortunately, while there are glimmers of entertainment, the concept doesn't quite coalesce into a...