Gaming

Six games to own before Christmas

The Halo franchise has sold more than 65 million copies worldwide and generated over $4.6 billion as of May 2014. On Tuesday, Halo 5: Guardians, the latest in the series, went on sale – as Mark Kelly reports. Image: 343 Industries Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate is one of the games you …

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Finally, Melbourne has a Monopoly board

The new version of Monopoly was released in Melbourne today. Picture: Paul Loughnan FANCY being the proud owner of Flinders Street Station, the MCG or the National Gallery? Now you can be for a very affordable price — well granted that you pass GO, collect $200 and don’t land yourself …

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Gotta catch ‘em all … again

Pikachu looks pretty pumped about the announcement. REMEMBER back when your biggest dilemma was deciding whether to pick Squirtle, Charmander or Bulbasaur at the beginning of the Pokémon game? Well, get ready to experience that feeling once more because Nintendo are giving gamers the chance to catch all of the …

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Home Entertainment

Get a home theatre on a budget HOME theatre trends are clear: we want simple, wireless units that are big on screen size and low on cost. Here are five ways to do it. Sonos predicts full stream ahead FOR years wireless speaker pioneer Sonos has predicted a total streaming …

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Sony PlayStation’s epic E3 fail

A still from the stunning preview of Sony PlayStation’s upcoming game Uncharted 4. Source: Supplied Microsoft and Sony are duking it out at the E3 video-game expo in L.A., competing for exclusive games, major franchises, and ownership of the next battleground of gaming: virtual reality. IT IS the nightmare developers …

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Xbox, PlayStation remake classics

Gears of War has been rebooted. Source: Supplied HOLLYWOOD film studios have been actively rebooting movie franchises for years now, so it makes sense video game developers would soon do the same. Both Xbox and PlayStation have made announcements at E3 regarding two hugely popular game titles that will be …

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