Monthly Archives: October 2013

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Preview

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After the announcement of Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes, Marvel fans have been increasingly eager to see their favorite comic characters in a Lego game. Well Marvel fans, your time is now. LEGO Marvel Superheroes which is the latest installment in the LEGO franchise by TT games has already been released in North America, but we folks here in Australia will have to Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 138 – Xbox One & PS4 on par with each other, says Capcom

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This week on the Daily Joystick Podcast we talk about the Xbox One pre-orders now being on par with the PlayStation 4, plus how Sony looked to Microsoft for inspiration with their Dualshock 4 controller. Also, we discuss how Capcom feels the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are also identical in terms of performance, despite what other smaller developers think. Continue Reading...

New Xbox One Ad – “Come On”

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If you haven’t checked this out, I encourage you to watch it right now.  Fantastic advert for the upcoming Xbox One which launches here in Oz on November 22nd....

Looks good to me!

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I am perfectly willing to accept the fact that it’s just my opinion, but it’s been a while since we have seen a game that genuinely looks “bad.” We have consoles that are way past their prime, yet they keep churning out great looking games; Grand Theft Auto V and Beyond Two Souls being the most recent examples. However, no Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 137 – Microsoft gets aggressive with its Marketing

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This week on the DJ Podcast, we cover all the latest news including the recent delay that will see Watchdogs pushed out till 2014, plus Microsoft steps up its marketing campaign with its “Get the Facts” advertising that bound to clear up any confusion.  Also making news Xbox Games for Gold will continue indefinitely for the Xbox 360 plus all Continue Reading...

Retro Joystick Podcast Episode 9 – The Super Nintendo

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This week on the Retro Joystick Podcast Episode number 9 we cover the Super Nintendo in all the glory it deserves as the best gaming console ever.  We talk about the history, the hardware, the changes it brought to the gaming world and the games that changed us forever.  Also, we take a look at some of the systems underrated Continue Reading...

FIFA 14 Xbox 360 Review

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Over the years FIFA has certainly had many changes to the core gameplay that for some gamers have been welcomed and yet by others, not so much.  One of my favourite FIFA games was the World Cup 2006 edition and fast forward to 2014 and FIFA 14 is hardly recognisable in terms of gameplay mechanics to anyone who has played Continue Reading...

Haters gonna hate

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If you let the internet tell the story, Microsoft can do no good when it comes to their new console, the Xbox One. Riddled with flip-flops, “inferior” hardware and the bane of every fan boys existence, Kinect, the Redmond based company can’t catch a break. If you pay too much attention to negativity, it can bring you down. It is Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 136 – Sony is the underdog according to Shuhei Yoshida

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Welcome gamers to the Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 136.  This week in the news, Sony’s very own Shuhei Yoshida praises Microsoft and states that “Sony is the Underdog in the USA” in what many have described as something they’d never expect Sony to say.  Also, Microsofts new streaming service to be called Rio, plus we talk about Rockstar’s poor launch of Continue Reading...