Entries in 'MCV Pacific' (239)
GAME Australia has announced a Need For Speed: The Run MEGA BLOK with each pre-order of the game's limited edition.
GAME Australia has tweeted this morning that Dead Island has broken it's street date, and multiple retailers are now selling the title.
The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (iGEA) has today confirmed the Digital Australia and New Zealand (DANZ) report for 11th October.
SPY Mouse, the latest iOS game from Flight Control developer and all around success story Firemint, went straight to #1 in Australia. MCV talks to Firemint's Logan Booker about why:
Customers pre-ordering and purchasing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 from GAME will receive 4Gb USB dog tags containing 'classified Call of Duty content'.
The Australian Law Reform Commission is calling for volunteers to view current media content and focus group the upcoming changes to the classification system.
ManiatyMedia, Arenamedia and Defiant Development today announced their new war journalism action game Warco with an intense proof of concept video.
Australia and New Zealand now have the ability to earn Microsoft points for their activities on XBox LIVE, including renewing subscriptions and making online purchases.
Another big week of releases this week, with Resistance 3 leading the charge, Warhammer 40'000: Space Marine and Dead Island also landing.
Sony Computer Entertainment Australia announced a 400% PS3 sales jump last week, and has today confirmed 300% in New Zealand.
The Australian government has announced a re-working of its R&D Tax Concession, now known as the R&D Tax Incentive, to benefit local developers.
Nintendo has confirmed that its popular roadshow from last year called the Nintendo Connection Tour will be returning this year.
Although it wasn't due for release until next week, Wallabies Rugby Challenge has just landed in stores Australia-wide.
The current top 5 paid apps on the iOS App Store contains not one but three Australian-made games from Firemint and Halfbrick.
escapeVektor: Chapter 1 has been given pricing and a release date by developer Nnooo today, who has spoken to MCV about releasing games for WiiWare.
Warner Bros Australia has confirmed that Lord of the Rings: War in the North has received an Australian classification and local pricing.
After a huge price slash of the Playstation 3 console on 22nd August, Sony has confirmed that sales in Australia have risen over 400%.
Here's everything you need to know about MCV Pacific ahead of October's launch.
Gears of War fans are now able to purchase the Lancer, the in-game chainsaw gun from the series, through EB Games' online store.
It's been a big week for big Australian indies, with Firemint's 'SPY Mouse' being followed quickly by Fruit Ninja developer Halfbrick's 'Jetpack Joyride'.
Today, Sidhe's iPhone unit PikPok released its first browser-based game, a goal-kicking Java game for Adidas called 'Own the game'.
After an in-principle agreement was reached by the Attorneys-General, the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) has been drafting points on the new policy on R18+.
After already having received substantial funding from investors, Bubble Gum Interactive now reports it has received an additional AUD$200'000.
The Age's ScreenPlay blog has Stephan Shutze as a guest writer today, delivering a very positive outlook for the Australian game development scene.