Author: Justin Millard

ESL Causes DOTA 2 Rage

ESL Causes DOTA 2 Rage

ESL Angers Fans. DOTA 2 fans have been watching the implosion of ESL Gaming over the past few days. ESL’s poor handling of a shift to facebook and away from Twitch angered a community that finds Twitch completely necessary to the streaming experience.  As things unravelled and ESL sent out DMCA takedowns to twitch streams,…

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The Long and Short: Qualcomm fined 1.2 billion dollars by EU

The Long and Short: Qualcomm fined 1.2 billion dollars by EU

€997 million euros.  That’s quite a lot of money. The Long: Qualcomm fined €997 million euros by the European Union for a series of deals with Apple. Qualcomm has been accused of paying billions of dollars to Apple between 2011 and 2016. These payments encouraged Apple to only use Qualcomm’s 4G modems in many territories.…

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Amnesia Collection Free For Australia Day

Amnesia Collection Free For Australia Day

Happy Australia Day! Frictional Games clearly loves Australia and wants you to get the Amnesia Collection for free to celebrate this amazing nation. Both Amnesia games involve solving puzzles, running from monsters and being afraid of the dark.  Usually all at the same time.  Enjoy! You can get the Amnesia games here at humblebundle.com _…

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Valve Goes Back To Court. Says: Yeah, nah thanks to paying $3million Australian fine.

Valve Goes Back To Court. Says: Yeah, nah thanks to paying $3million Australian fine.

Valve was hit with a $3million fine by the Australian Federal Court during December 2016 and have decided to appeal the ruling.  Valve has filed a ‘Special Leave Application’ to the High Court of Australia. The appeal from Valve is unlikely to be successful.  Justices Dowsett, McKerracher and Moshinsky already found that Justice Edelman had…

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Xbox Game Pass Gets New Blockbusters

Xbox Game Pass Gets New Blockbusters

Sea of Thieves says all things must (Game) Pass. Microsoft really wants us to start using Game Pass.  They’re grabbing our attention by making sure all new Microsoft Xbox One games are on Game Pass and available to play from Day 1.  This means that blockbusters such as Sea of Thieves and Crackdown 3 will…

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Subnautica Launches On PC Live From Aquarium

Subnautica Launches On PC Live From Aquarium

Subnautica launches on Steam today, live from an aquarium! The deep diving sim filled with imaginative creatures is celebrating its official PC 1.0 release at an aquarium in Monterey, California.  The launch is strictly private, but you can attend the party via live stream. At the time of writing Subnautica had a 93% positive rating…

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What games are coming out this week? The Australia Day Rush!

What games are coming out this week? The Australia Day Rush!

Gaming seems a hot trend for 2018 after huge sales on Xbox and Playstation systems over Christmas.  With the Switch also breaking sales records, it suggests that the video games hardware business is a very healthy one.  However the most important thing is still the games. Let’s see what fantastic games are coming this week…

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