A Newcastle musician who once harboured dreams of stardom as a guitarist now writes music for Blizzard Entertainment titles World of Warcraft, Heroes of the Storm and Overwatch.
Financial statements lodged with ASIC show the Farrell family, who have a monopoly hold on poker machine licencing in Tasmania, made a profit of $24.4 million in the year to the end of June — up from $13.9 million the previous year.
It's the esports equivalent of David and Goliath — an elimination final against South Korea, a team that has never lost a match in the history of the Overwatch World Cup, is awaiting team Australia in the US.
It's arguably the biggest game on the planet right now. But if you don't know what a Boogie Bomb or Tilted Towers are, you might feel out of the loop. Let's break it down for you.
There is a push to include esports as a demonstration event at the 2024 Olympics in Paris, with objections more to do with video game violence than any lack of traditional physical exertion.
This year's must-have digital games include a number of sequels to popular franchises. So, what are the biggest video game releases of 2018 shaping up to be?
Brendan Greene was living with his parents, collecting unemployment cheques, while working on Playerunknown's Battlegrounds. It's now the biggest game on the planet.