Zed Games Podcast – Episode 288

In studio: Jody Macgregor, Lee and Razor. Lee and Razor have a lengthy discussion about Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain – one of the year’s most eagerly anticipated titles. Jody talks us through Warhammer 40,000 – Regicide, a chess game with a twist of space-marine. Aired 22 September 2015. Subscribe to the Zed […]

Zed Games Podcast – Episode 287

In studio: Razor, Candi Payne, Jody Macgregor and Alanah Pearce Alanah and Razor talk about Mad Max, the first videogame starring the iconic Australian wasteland dweller. Candi Payne reviews Lara Croft GO, a mobile puzzle game starring everyone’s favourite tomb raider. Aired 16 September 2015. Subscribe to the Zed Games Podcast on iTunes

Zed Games Podcast – Episode 286

In studio: Razor, Candi and Lee. Lee reviews Submerged (PC), a third person combat-free game where you explore the mysterious ruins of a flooded city. Razor talks Grow Home, a quirky climbins-simulator about a robot trying to climb a giant plant back to it’s home planet. Aired 9 September 2015. Subscribe to the Zed Games Podcast […]

Zed Games Podcast – Episode 268

In studio: Razor, Lee May and Sean Mccarthy. This week we chat with Rebecca Cheers and Kaitlyn Plyley, writer and director of TITS OR GTFO , a play about navigating geek culture as a woman. We talk about the themes that the performance touches upon as well as some of the stories surrounding the show’s […]

Review: Sir, You Are Being Hunted

Platform: PC Developer: Big Robot Website: http://www.big-robot.com/2012/03/12/sir-you-are-being-hunted Australian rating: Unrated The robots in Sir, You Are Being Hunted are more English than tea and racism. They wear tweed coats and top hats, smoke pipes, stalk about on the moors shooting pheasants, talk endlessly about the weather in their whirr-buzz-click robot voices – they’re like characters […]

Review: War Of The Vikings

Platform: PC Developer: Fatshark Website: www.warofthevikings.com Australian classification: Unrated The Viking swings his axe and you backpedal furiously, swapping your bow for your sword in time to parry his next swing. The blow after that bites into your arm, but you’ve delayed the warrior long enough for one of your Saxon brethren to arrive. He […]

Zed Games Podcast – Episode 214

We are joined live in-studio by Cameron Davis – “grizzled games industry veteran” and author of Blow The Cartridge, a web comic series about retro gaming. We discuss comics, games, life, the universe and everything – including hilarious stories about the games industry and Street Fighter 2. Check out his work here. Lee and Jody […]

Review: Shadowrun Returns – Dragonfall

Platform: PC, Mac, iPad, Android (tablet) Developer: Harebrained Schemes Website: http://harebrained-schemes.com/shadowrun/dragonfall Australian classification: Unrated Between missions my crew of data thieves and mercenaries stay in a hideout in Berlin’s Kreuzbasar. As well as hackers and killers, one of them’s a shaman – Shadowrun mixes magic with its near-future technology – and he used to front […]

Review: The Rapture Is Here And You Will Be Forcibly Removed From Your Home

Platform: PC Developer: T-Probe Productions Website: http://connorsherlock.wordpress.com/2013/12/20/trihaywbfrfyh (free download) Australian classification: Unrated “Why would you play a game where the world ends no matter what you do?” Candi asks. “It’s like building a sandcastle on the beach,” I try to explain. “You know the tide’s going to come and wash it away but it’s still […]

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Announced!

CD Projekt Red’s The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has officially been confirmed and is already slated as a “must see next generation RPG”. The game is said to cover three different plot levels: Lowest Level: Free-form activities such as crafting, monster slaying (which seems to be more extensive in the third iteration), and going on […]