• Link toI Was Offline During Gamergate

    I Was Offline During Gamergate

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    Farewells can be devastating, but returns are unquestionably worse. Memories of what was become realities of what is, and that can be the hardest pill to swallow. I was offline during Gamergate and now that I’m online, explaining how the whole ordeal looks to the outsider — even one who has a passion for both […]

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  • Link toMeet Ollie, the App Controlled Speed Machine

    Meet Ollie, the App Controlled Speed Machine

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    Another year, another buying season and those looking to get the most out of their Bluetooth-enabled smartphones need look no further than the Sphero company and its new toy, Ollie. Last year, Sphero graced our shores as one of the more enjoyable robotic companions for the smartphone generation. Its limitless applications saw everything from augmented […]

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    The Explanation

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    It’s no secret that our stellar, much hyped “Year of Aussie-Gamer Reinvention” in 2014 has turned out to be more of a game of “where are the updates”. And it sucks that it has taken almost half the year to get to a point where the website can once again become a priority for me. […]

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  • Link toThoughts on Internet-Fuelled Depression

    Thoughts on Internet-Fuelled Depression

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    As the internet grows and our dependance or reliance on a digital lifestyle increases, it’s all too easy to forget about the harsh negatives that can arise in our technological universe. It doesn’t come with a warning sticker, but as young people grow up with the internet and constant connection in their lives, depression and […]

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  • Link toThe Best Video Games of 2013 — Ty’s Picks

    The Best Video Games of 2013 — Ty’s Picks

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    Another year down, another pile of fantastic video games to recommend. To me, 2013 was a year of transition in the video game world and while many of the video game publishers opted to play it safe in the broad scheme of things, there were plenty of exciting gems. If there’s one thing publishers learned […]

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  • Link toThe Best Video Games of 2013 — Dave’s Picks

    The Best Video Games of 2013 — Dave’s Picks

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    I played a lot of games in 2013, especially in the second half of the year. I also found myself jumping between gaming platforms like never before, which was really quite exciting; suddenly I wasn’t solely playing Nintendo games so much, and instead discovering all of the different perks of each platform. The 3DS continued […]

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  • Link toWe’re Upgrading Aussie-Gamer.com; Stay Tuned

    We’re Upgrading Aussie-Gamer.com; Stay Tuned

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    We’ve been a little quiet on the site this month and there’s a very good reason for it: we’re upgrading Aussie-Gamer to meet the challenges of the new year and new console cycle head on! Development of the new-look website officially began in November when we realised that many users access the website using their […]

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