Posted on 7 December, 2012 by exterminat
OXCGN’s 2012 Reader GOTY
Gamers voted, but will the VGAs get it right?
by Nicholas Laborde
©2012 Nicholas Laborde
For five wonderful years, OXCGN has been bringing the gaming community in Australia and abroad the best opinionated pieces in the gaming space.
This year, we decided to have two separate Game of the Year awards: one for the readers, and a second traditional one decided by our staff.
You voted, and the results are in.
Who did you pick?
And the winner is…
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Posted on 25 February, 2012 by GrathiusXR
OXCGN Goes Mass Effect 3: Intergalactic Fantastic EA Australia Event
©2012 Arthur Kotsopoulos
Always trying to outdo themselves and the competition, EA Australia held an event spectacle of galactic proportions on Wednesday 22nd of February at SOHO in Sydney’s infamous Kings Cross.
Some features: decking out the dance floor with TVs showcasing the Earth and Mars level from Mass Effect, having a FemShep walk around being bad-ass with her inflatable Omni-Blade and a photo booth to get your face on either FemShep or MaleShep.
The awesome didn’t quite stop there though, as up the front near the main podium in a glass casket there was a model replica of the Normandy which looked absolutely amazing behind the red velvet rope. (more…)
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Posted on 7 July, 2011 by Allegionary
Mass Effect 3: Limited Collector’s Edition
Epic quality for an inevitably epic game?
©2011 Alex Hilton
Mass Effect 3: the epic finale to an epic trilogy developed by Bioware and EA.
Mass Effect 1 saw Commander Shepard and his team embark on a thrilling chase for the evil turian, Saren. Then the trilogy continued with the death of Commander Shepard in Mass Effect 2.
How will this story end?
But before we find out we need to decide which version of the end of the Mass Effect trilogy to purchase.
What is a more fitting end to the epic series of Mass Effect than an equally epic Special Edition? But is the announced Collector’s Edition worth it?
What’s in Mass Effect 3 Special Edition? HERE
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