Otorimonogatari Review

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Otorimonogatari is the next chapter in the Monogatari Second Season as part of the Bakemonogatari franchise from SHAFT and released in Australia by Hanabee. This particular story in the series focuses on the character Nadeko, the younger friend of Koyomi’s sisters, who also happens to have a crush on him. This is one of the stories that focuses less on Koyomi, and more on the life of a side-character. This particular story is 4 episodes in length, which makes it about average for stories told in the Monogatari Second Season. The storyline in Otorimonogatari follows Nadeko, a shy girl that is friends with Koyomi’s younger sisters and first appeared in the Bakemonogatari story involving a curse with a snake spirit … Continue reading

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SingStar: Ultimate Party Review (PS4)

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SingStar has made the leap to the eighth generation as it has made its debut on the PlayStation 4 with SingStar Ultimate Party. With a strong focus on multiplayer, a long list of songs to select and the classic singing gameplay, the SingStar series is usually an excellent choice for karaoke night. I say usually because the SingStar Ultimate Party falls quite flat. While the game doesn’t change a formula that doesn’t need fixing, it strips down on the multiplayer aspect, provides a disappointing on disc track list and provides an average app where the mic needs to be retuned. At it’s core, the familiar formula of the Singstar franchise is not lost. The objective of the players is to … Continue reading

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Anime PR: RUROUNI KENSHIN TRILOGY SCREENING AT THE JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL 2014

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The Rurouni kenshin movies were great. We recommend checking out all three if you’re in Melbourne and meet the director and stuff. – RUROUNI KENSHIN TRILOGY SCREENING AT THE JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL 2014 DIRECTOR KEISHI OTOMO TO MAKE SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE IN MELBOURNE.       RUROUNI KENSHIN fans in Sydney and Melbourne have the chance to see all three blockbusters, RUROUNI KENSHIN, RUROUNI KENSHIN – KYOTO INFERNO and RUROUNI KENSHIN – THE LEGEND ENDS, as they screen across the country at the Japanese Film Festival 2014.   Additionally, RUROUNI KENSHIN trilogy director, Keishi Otomo will make a very special guest appearance at the Melbourne screening on Saturday, November 29 at Hoyts Melbourne Central from 1pm. A Q&A with the … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: Gold Rush! Anniversary for Mac & Linux available for digital download today!

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Gold Rush Anniversary is now out, check out the details below. – Gold Rush! Anniversary for Mac & Linux available for digital download today! Following the recent launch of the PC version of Gold Rush! Anniversary, Kiss is pleased to announce the launch today of both a Mac and Linux version. For the first time, both Mac and Linux gamers can relive one of the all-time classic PC adventure games – Gold Rush! With the launch of Gold Rush! Anniversary, this fondly remembered game has been completely re-developed from the ground up for Mac and Linux gamers to now enjoy.  Experience the game for the first time with high-resolution graphics, speech synthesis, a superb sound track, modern user interface features … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: Ubisoft and Special Olympics Launches Global Just Dance® Challenge to Raise Funds and Awareness While Engaging Video Game Fans

Good work Ubisoft. See the details below. – Ubisoft and Special Olympics Launches Global Just Dance® Challenge to Raise Funds and Awareness While Engaging Video Game Fans   Musicians including Nicole Scherzinger, Maroon 5, Jessie J, and Charli XCX from Just Dance 2015 Jumpstart the Campaign   Sydney, Australia – November 20, 2014 – Ubisoft and the Special Olympics today announced the kick-off of the first annual Just Dance® Challenge, a global online fundraising campaign to get the public up and dancing to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics. In order to spread their message of inclusion to the broadest audience, Special Olympics has joined with Just Dance, the top dance and music videogame with millions of players globally, … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: [TRAILER AND MEDIA ALERT]: JOIN THE FIGHT ON THE EDGE OF THE FRONTIER WITH THE TITANFALL DELUXE EDITION

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Ooooooooo… A new Titanfall edition. Check out the details below. And our review here. – JOIN THE FIGHT ON THE EDGE OF THE FRONTIER  WITH THE TITANFALL DELUXE EDITION Drop a Titan in the Best-Selling New IP on Xbox One Today, Respawn Entertainment revealed the Deluxe Edition for their critically acclaimed first-person shooter Titanfall. Delivering the complete Titanfall experience, the Titanfall Deluxe Edition includes the award-winning game featuring agile pilots and massive titans battling it out in fast-paced future warfare. In addition to the base game, players will also receive all three Titanfall DLC packs including Expedition, Frontier’s Edge and IMC Rising, adding nine maps designed to allow fans to continue the fight on the edge of the frontier. Released … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: ‘BLADESTORM: NIGHTMARE’ to be released on 5th March 2015

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This game actually sounds pretty interesting. Check out the PR stuff below. – ‘BLADESTORM: NIGHTMARE’ to be released on 5th March 2015 Koei Tecmo announces additional details of original ‘Nightmare’ scenario mode in the upcoming epic history title. Koei Tecmo has announced historical Troop Command Action title ‘Bladestorm: Nightmare’, to be unleashed across Europe on 5th March 2015 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. There will also be a PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system digital only version available at the same time. ‘Bladestorm: Nightmare’ is a strategy game where the player takes the role of a mercenary and chooses to fight either for England or for France in missions inspired by real events and battles of the era dubbed ‘the Hundred Years … Continue reading

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