Entries in 'australia' (124)
Fledgling Gold Coast publisher/distributor All Interactive Entertainment (AIE), publishing arm of parent company All Interactive Distribution (AID) has acquired the exclusive distribution rights to Bethesda’s Rage and The Elder Scrolls ...
The Australian video game market fell by 16 per cent in 2010, but the Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (iGEA) has insisted that the downturn is a blip – and ...
Months after the game originally hit the headlines, Ubisoft's We Dare has once again ignited the spark of controversy.
The Australian government should keep PSN out of bounds until it has been given a full brief about the new security measures implemented by Sony, one security expert has claimed.
The 3DS has achieved the best launch sales for a handheld console in Australia, with 31,000 units sold within its first week on sale.
The Australian minister for home affair Brendan O’Connor believes that the adoption of an R18+ rating would create new jobs for the country’s games industry.
Sony Australia has cut the price for the PSP in the region.
It is regarded by many as a phenomenon unique to the UK video games market, but savage price wars are now spreading further afield.
Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment Australia has appealed against the decision to ban Mortal Kombat from sale in the country.
Upcoming Xbox 360 and PS3 game Mortal Kombat will not be released in Australia when it hits UK stores in April.
Australia will continue to go without an R18+ age rating for video games after a meeting concerning the certificate was delayed.
Video games sales in Australia have fallen year-on-year by 16 per cent.
Electronic Arts' hugely popular UK PR director Simon Smith-Wright is moving to the publisher's Sydney office where he will be regional marketing director for EA Asia Pacific.
Nordic Games will release two territory-specific We Sing games this spring.
The thriving game development cluster in Queensland has been severely disrupted by widespread flooding across the Australian state.
The current head of buying at GAME in the UK, Kathryn Jarvis, is to join the retailer’s Sydney office after taking up the position of commercial manager at its Australian ...
The Nintendo Wii has become the fastest selling console in Australia, claiming a two million installed base in 47 months.
The Australian arm of Sony Computer Entertainment has won a temporary injunction that has banned the importing or sale of a new PS3 hacking tool until August 31st.
There has been further positive noises regarding the possibility of the introduction of a new R18+ rating for video games in Australia.
Apple has confirmed that the iPhone 4 will be launched in 17 new countries this Friday, July 30th.
Following a troubled few months at its UK operations, a number of redundancies have been made at the Australian arm of video games retailer GAME.
Sony is beating its chest after hitting a brand new sales milestone in Australia.
Distributor Funtastic has backed out of the Australian games market.
The Xbox 360 has now sold over 1m units in Australia and New Zealand, Microsoft has confirmed.