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Hi-Rez Studios plans to kick off its closed beta for Smite on Xbox One in early 2015. The developer revealed plans for its console beta at PAX Australia, as discussed by co-founder and COO Todd Harris in a recap video found after the break. The studio intends on launching the Xbox One beta in the f...

November 4th 2014 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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Star Citizen isn't just about spaceships anymore. At PAX Australia, developer Cloud Imperium Games showed off the extremely well-crowdfunded game's first-person shooter module, which lets players fight for glory with handheld armaments (as opposed to galactic vehicle-mounted ones). A gameplay vide...

November 1st 2014 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Star Citizen's first-person shooter gameplay has often gone overlooked in its large (and mostly space-bound) features package, but this weekend it's been the star of the show at PAX Australia. In a 10-minute demo, the devteam ran a four-player co-op mission through a dilapidated space station. Eur...

November 1st 2014 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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In a world where gunpowder is banned, a massive sword that can transform into a shield isn't so outlandish. This gunless world hosts the team-focused, free-to-play Battlecry, which Bethesda Softworks detailed three class types for during a panel at PAX Australia. The Enforcer wields the aforemen...

November 1st 2014 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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PAX Australia will move to the larger Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in 2014, and will be held the weekend of October 31 through November 2. The inaugural show sold out during the deep winter month of July at the Melbourne Showgrounds. "Not only have [the Victorian Government] helped u...

October 21st 2013 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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While not going into explicit detail about how the system will function, BioWare producer Cameron Lee did reveal during PAX Australia that saves from previous Dragon Age titles will have an effect on the world of Dragon Age: Inquisition. "It will absolutely come across," Lee said, adding that a pl...

July 24th 2013 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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The PAX Australia 2013 coverage continues as Massively's David "Psykopig" Desi gets down and dirty with the people of PAX. Follow along after the break to catch what some Australians thought of World of Tanks as well as their general impressions of the event as it unfolded! And while we're talking...

July 24th 2013 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Gearbox announced plans at PAX Australia to warp drive HD remakes of Homeworld 1 and 2 to Windows this year, following their recent acquisition of the franchise from THQ for $1.35 million. Direct ports of the original games will also be made available on unspecified digital distribution platforms...

July 20th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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Borderlands 2 will get a new DLC pack this fall, Gearbox announced at PAX Australia. The Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2 will include the Digistruct Peak Challenge map and 11 levels. It also comes with a bumped level cap of 72, all for about $5. According to OXM, studio head Randy Pitchford...

July 20th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Colossatron: Massive World Threat was just announced for iOS at PAX Australia by Halfbrick, creators of Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride and various other insanely successful and addictive mobile games. As the name might (?) suggest, Colossatron is a giant robot snake thing seemingly bent on global de...

July 18th 2013 at 7:24pm 0 Comments
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PAX Australia will take place at the Melbourne Showgrounds from July 19-21, 2013. The western expansion of the show – or is it eastern? – will also be held in Melbourne the following year, but there are no specific dates for that at this time.Tickets are already available for the show ov...

October 22nd 2012 at 9:01am 0 Comments