PAX Australia

Hey Highscorers, today PAX Australia kicks off and I’ll be there getting the details over three days of cool. Day one’s round-up will be up tonight and then it’ll all start again tomorrow for day two. Advertisements

2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,300 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 55 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the…

Steam Giveaway – Our Steam Swag Bag

Want to get a whole bunch of awesome games for your Steam library? Of course you do, and we’re doing it again. Simply identify all the video games pictured below and send them in an email to thehighscoreblog@gmail.com. On Friday the of 31st October, we’ll pick one random lucky entrant to receive the gifts. What’s…

Star Wars The Old Republic Revan expansion announced

EA and Bioware have announced the Shadow of Revan expansion for The Old Republic MMORPG game. The success of Rise of The Hutt Cartel expansion and SWTOR breaking even means that players are getting new content more frequently now. This is a good thing because for this Star Wars game to survive in the ever…

Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition – Review

Diablo III, from Blizzard, has just recently hit the next generation consoles and comes in the Ultimate Evil Edition pack, which features the expansion Reaper Of Souls. I’ve been playing Diablo since the first game was released in 1996. Diablo is essentially an action/adventure dungeon crawler that provides ever more challenging enemies as you progress along…

Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken – Review

Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken, from Ratloop Asia, is described on the developers’ website as a puzzle/platform/action adventure game. However, I wouldn’t go so far as to say it’s a puzzle or adventure game, as it is more an action platformer. Ratloop Asia builds on the flash game Rocketbirds Revolution, creating the fully-fledged game we have today.…