Posts tagged with "Australia"

Pokemon X and Y announced for Nintendo 3DS, releases worldwide October 2013

Pokemon X and Y announced for Nintendo 3DS, releases worldwide October 2013
In the most recent Nintendo Direct, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata focused on the history of the main Pokemon games released on handhelds. The 11 minute-long video features Iwata giving us a quick history lesson in the evolution of the Pokemon titles, from the original Pokemon Red and Green (Pokemon Red and Blue being the western equivalents) on Game Boy, to the most recent releases, Pokemon Black 2 and White 2 on Nintendo DS. Iwata tied in several... 

The First Look at “Primeval: New World”

The First Look at “Primeval: New World”
Well, it’s finally here. The first official trailer for Primeval: New World has arrived courtesy of the guys at TBI Vision. And I have to say, the series looks set to be epic. Now, if you haven’t heard anything about this new spin-off to the ITV dinosaur drama, then I would suggest reading the “Introduction to Primeval: New World” article that was previously posted before reading this and checking out the trailer – just... 

Australian R18+ to be reality Jan 2013?

Australian R18+ to be reality Jan 2013?
Australia’s long running battle for an R18+ rating in video games just went one step further, when the bill was finally introduced into parliament. In Australia, films can receive an R18+ rating, but videogames cannot. Any game found unsuitable for a MA15+ rating is either severely edited before release, or refused classification. The most recent game that failed to receive classification was Warner Bros’ latest Mortal Kombat, banned for... 

Big Bang, Exile, Jay Chou, And Jane Zhang up for EMA’s

Big Bang, Exile, Jay Chou, And Jane Zhang up for EMA’s
This November MTV are holding their EMA awards in Belfast. With a long list of stars hosting and attending, this year is to be no different. Unless that is, your a Kpop or Jrock fan. That’s right, this year to the surprise of many fans worldwide, Asian stars such as Big Bang, Jay Chou and Exile have been listed for awards in their “World Wide Act Asia Pacific” genre. Voting for your favorite artist can be done here, and votes... 

Torchwood: Miracle Day UK Air Date Announced

Torchwood: Miracle Day UK Air Date Announced
UK Fans can now breathe a sigh of relief, after the BBC finally announces the UK Air Date for Torchwood: Miracle Day: Thursday 14th July at 9pm on BBC1. Since the US Air Date was announced by Starz back in March, Fans of the Doctor Who spin off, created by former Doctor Who show-runner Russell T. Davies, expected the UK to have a similar air date. However, when the BBC released their programme information for Week 27 (2-8 July), Fans were left confused... 

Development begins on Transformers online game

Development begins on Transformers online game
Hasbro have recently announced that it has signed a strategic development agreement with Jagex ltd to create a new online game together based on the TRANSFORMERS brand. The agreement says that the companies must launch the TRANSFORMERS online game in 2012 in North America, Latin America, Europe, New Zealand and Australia. Millions of users currently play the 40 games that Jagex owns and the multi award winning UK based company is one of the largest... 

Batman: Arkham City given release date

Batman: Arkham City given release date
Warner Brothers Interactive and DC Entertainment have today announced a release date for the much anticipated sequel to Batman: Arkham Asylum which is being developed by Rocksteady Studios. Batman: Arkham City is to be released on the 18th of October in North America, the 19th of October in Australia and then the 21st of October in Europe. The story of Batman: Arkham City allows players to immerse themselves into the world of the Dark Knight in Arkham... 

Mortal Kombat banned Down Under

Mortal Kombat banned Down Under
The latest edition in the Mortal Kombat franchise looks to be the next fatality of the Australian Classification Board. Not surprising the board found the game too violent and therefore unsuitable for persons under the age of 18 to play. As the Australian rating system doesn’t know a “mature” or R18+ rating the game has officially been refused a classification which means it cannot be sold in the land of Oz. The board seemed to... 
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