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Fortnite for a Game Truck party?

At the moment the single most common question I get on having Game Truck parties is, 'can we play Fortnite?' Fortnite (especially its iconic Battle Royale mode) is definitely the hottest game out at the moment, and we'll review it soon to explore why this is the case. But when it comes to playing it in the Game Truck, unfortunately the answer is no, and there a ...

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Ask a Gamer 13: How much is enough storage?

My nephew, Mr J, is saving his pennies for a new console, and he is obviously shopping around as he just asked me: Preowned is a great idea as it can save lots of money; just check on the return policy in case anything is wrong with the console when you get it home. Playstation is my choice of console for home (but Xbox is great for the Truck) so it comes ...

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Stereotypes of gaming: Still here

Social media was abuzz last week with the new cover of Time, which features this: You may well ask, what's the big deal? It's an image of Palmer Luckey, the creator of Oculus Rift, one of the Virtual Reality (VR) headsets on the brink of release. Sure, it's 'goofy', but is it really the greatest threat to VR around? Well, I think it's worse. Sure, it is ...

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Ask a Gamer 8: Playstation vs. Xbox

From a recent customer and business colleague: Quick question. My son is saving money for either a Playstation or XBox, which is better? Here is the eternal dilemma, the battleground of the Console Wars. Some people (fanboys/fangirls) simply prefer one over the other, either because they have always had one, or their friends have a preference, or through some kind ...

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Game Over: Not!

In a tough blow for a great local business, Game Room Essentials has been forced to close by the Port Adelaide Enfield Council, effective immediately. In short, a Council inspection found fire hazards and other unnamed safety concerns; the proprietor, Danny Daly, offered to work with the Council to improve the venue but his pleas went unheard. The full story is has ...

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TDU Report: Awesome!

So lots of people are asking me how the Santos Tour Down Under went so I thought I'd just let you all know. In short, it was an amazing experience. The scale and scope of the event caused some pre-event jitters, but it all came off very smoothly with record numbers of players going through the Game Truck. The Game Truck was present at two of the key days at ...

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A new way of gaming: PAX Aus report

I'm not usually overly excited about new hardware releases, and after the most recent generation of consoles (the Xbox One and Playstation 4) released and I duly picked them up on the day, I wouldn't have thought anything would attract my interest for a few years. However, at PAX I saw a new product by gaming PC leaders Alienware that I thought I should check ...

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First console advice from Dr Uncle Chad

I'm so proud right now... *sniff* My nephew is buying his first console. I was quite flattered when he asked me for advice, but thought my response might interest other readers too. The query went like this: Hi its [Mr. 9] where is the best place to get an x box and which x box should I get and also what are some good games but that don't have guns swords are ok ...

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