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VIDEO GAMES

Sunbeam Sound Machine announces CMJ fundraiser show and Pozible campaign


Photo Credit: Lochlan Funston

Founded by Melbourne musician, Nick Sowerby, Sunbeam Sound Machine, now a full-fledged five piece band, and in the light of their musical successes, have been invited to play in front of a world-wide audience at the CMJ Music Marathon in New York City. To raise some funds to fly over to the States, the band will be holding a CMJ Fundraiser Show at The Shadow Electric in Melbourne on Friday October 2nd with a few other local bands like Good Morning, Ciggie Witch, Romeo Moon and Sporting.

Win a Samsung M3 Multiroom Speaker valued at $269

You're going to need a powerful speaker at all those family events over the silly season, so Samsung Electronics Australia couldn't have delivered this beauty at a better time. Just released for Australian music lovers, the new M3 Multiroom Speaker is the latest addition to the Samsung Wireless Audio multiroom systems that enables users to enjoy entertainment in any connected room of the house or office and control the speaker from a compatible smartphone or tablet device.

VideAU Games Photo Gallery: PAX Australia - Melbourne Convention Centre (31.10.14 - 02.11.14)

Australian gamers got their game on over the weekend for the second annual PAX (Penny Arcade Expo) in Melbourne - an event also held in Seattle, Boston and San Antonio, Texas. Rebecca Houlden was there to bring us these photos from all the action:

CLOSED Win a double three day pass to PAX Australia in Melbourne!

PAX Australia (Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Oct 31 – Nov 2) is lifting the lid on the lesser-known sides of video games – and it’s nothing like we expected.In a packed schedule of panels and events, Australia’s premier games festival is presenting an entertaining, informative, and surprising insight into many different game-related topics.

Event Review: The iPhone 6 Australian Launch - Telstra Pop Up Store Sydney and Telstra's Andrew Volard Interview.

the AU review’s Johnny Au was invited to the launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at the Telstra Retail Pop Up Store in George St, Sydney. He got to have a hands on demonstration of the two new iPhones plus speak with Andrew Volard – Director of devices at Telstra about the new iPhone.

the AU interview at Oz Comic-Con: Nicole aka Panda Dash (sydney)

the AU review's Nathan Atkins catches up with Oz Comic-Con attendee and cosplayer Nicole, aka Panda Dash to talk about her day and the highlights.

CLOSED Win a copy of Destiny on XBOX ONE!

From Bungie, the creators of Halo, and Activision, the publisher of Call of Duty, comes Destiny, the next evolution in interactive entertainment and an epic adventure unlike anything players have experienced.

7 Dreamcast games we want to see on mobiles / iOS!

Poor Sega. They have been the game industry's continued proof that just because you have the best hardware - or are the first through the gates - doesn't mean you're going to be the one to succeed. The superior Game Gear - with backlighting and colour gameplay - was beaten by a black and white, non-backlit console called the Game Boy. And then there was the Dreamcast - the first console to be released after the 64-bit era - that in the end, couldn't beat the might of Sony's Playstation 2, the surprise entry of Microsoft into the territory or even the underrated Gamecube.

CLOSED Win a copy of "Transformers: Rise Of The Dark Spark" on PS3 or Xbox 360!

Earlier this year the release of Transformers: Rise Of The Dark Spark was announced, a video game complement to Paramount Pictures’ upcoming film, Transformers: Age Of Extinction, released earlier this month. This third-person action adventure video game goes beyond the movie by uniting the universe of director Michael Bay’s Transformers movies with the ever-popular Cybertron universe. Players will choose from over 40 playable characters from the two different universes as they battle to secure the Dark Spark.