Archive for October, 2011

  • Crysis Review (Xbox 360)

    Crysis Review (Xbox 360)

    Earlier on in the year gamers had the chance to suit-up and whoop some serious butt in the nano-suit V2.0. The unfortunate situation, for console gamers, was that while we could play Crysis 2 we may not have had the chance to actually try out the first game in the series (the then PC only […]

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  • Gameolio Podcast Ep 40: Oh No Pandas!

    Gameolio Podcast Ep 40: Oh No Pandas!

    Tune in every second week as The Gameolio Podcast casually talks about games, casually, once again. If you would like to interact with the show and drop us some feedback or perhaps a question/contribution to the show please drop us an email: gameolio at gameolio dot com. You can now also drop in and join us […]

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  • Orcs Must Die! Review (PC)

    Orcs Must Die! Review (PC)

    You want more traps? Cause I sure do! So I’m not really into the whole tower defence genre, but I remember seeing some trailers for this game awhile ago and wanting to have a go of it just from it’s aesthetics. Having played the game now, it’s a mix of the graphics and easy gameplay […]

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  • Mass Effect 3: New Co-Op Screenshots

    Mass Effect 3: New Co-Op Screenshots

    Four new screenshots have recently been released from the co-operative component of the upcoming Mass Effect 3. The co-operative aspect will allow players to assume the role of a team of elite Special Forces soldiers. It will feature four-player co-operative gameplay and give you the option of choosing from six classes and six different races. […]

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  • NBA Jam: On Fire Edition Review (PS3)

    NBA Jam: On Fire Edition Review (PS3)

    As far as NBA games go, there are few, if any, that can claim to provide that same over-the-top basketball experience as EA’s downloadable sequel to last years NBA Jam, NBA JAM: On Fire Edition. Containing enough different modes and challenges, and an extremely enjoyable multi-player contest, NBA Jam: On Fire Edition provides enough entertainment, […]

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  • BlizzCon 2011: Screenshot Mania

    BlizzCon 2011: Screenshot Mania

    With BlizzCon 2011 at a close we are left with a flurry of new information and stacks of pictures from their upcoming games. Below I’ve compiled all the screenshots made available from Blizzard after the event. There is certainly a lot to take in and Blizzard DOTA itself is looking mighty fine. Wonder how quick […]

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  • Fight Zombies with Jeremy from Pure Pwnage

    Fight Zombies with Jeremy from Pure Pwnage

    Zombie Apocalypse: Never Die Alone Only recently learning of this upcoming title, from Backbone Entertainment (published by Konami), I was super surprised and excited to hear that it will feature none other than ‘Teh_Pwnerer’ himself, Jeremy from the hit web-series Pure Pwnage. Apparently Jarett Cale (whom plays Jeremy) and Geoff Lapaire (played Jeremy’s brother in […]

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  • Yikes! Pandas! World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Confirmed

    Yikes! Pandas! World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Confirmed

    BlizzCon 2011 has begun and so too has the confirmation that indeed Mists of Pandaria IS the title of the upcoming expansion. While some folks in the community believed this to be a joke or the name of a novel, there is now no doubt. A couple of the changes and additions to World of […]

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  • Playstation Vita: Australian Release February 2012

    Playstation Vita: Australian Release February 2012

    My long commutes began very late into the PSP lifetime and thought I would hold-out till the 3DS. Well the 3DS hasn’t quite tipped me over just yet, and the announcement of the Vita had me quite excited beyond just the E3 presentation. Graphically it’s looking quite impressive and I need only demo the unit […]

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  • LA Noire Review (PS3)

    LA Noire Review (PS3)

    It’s post World War II. A soldier who won a Silver Star in the war returned to his home country and became a member of  the LA Police Department. His passion and intuition eventually led him to greater things in the police force. This is the story of LA Noire, the Team Bondi creation for […]

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