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Halfbrick Announce Fish Out Of Water

Brisbane mobile game developer Halfbrick Studios who created Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride have announced their next game “Fish Out Of Water”. Read more…

2013 Gaming News So Far

We have been a bit inactive here at Drop Bear Gaming so far in 2013 due to a number of unforeseen things. Excessive work at our day jobs, illness, my laptop committing seppuku and the other distractions of life have meant we haven’t managed to get many posts up here. We are working to rectify this but to make up for not really covering anything this year I’ve decided to give a run down on what big news has been happening in the gaming world in no particular order. Read more…

Quickflix Video Streaming Coming To 360

Quickflix today announced a partnership with Microsoft to get their movie and TV series streaming service onto the Xbox 360 for Australian and New Zealander users. Read more…

Vita Digital Download Prices Announced

A truck load of Vita games have been added to the PlayStation Store in its latest update, and being the informative and friendly guy that I am I’ve decided to post them all here to save you the trouble of looking for them! Read more…

Bioware Announce Aussie SW:TOR Release Date

Bioware today announced the official date that the MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic will be released for Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and Singapore. Read more…

Vodafone Announce Aussie Vita Data Pricing

Vodafone Australia have finally announced the details for their data plans for the PlayStation Vita today with a range of plans available. Read more…

Indie Gala Deal Features Aussie Dev

Melbourne developer Manic Game Studios are pitching in to help children’s charities by including their 3D action puzzle game Critical Mass in the Indie Gala bundle. Read more…

Quickflix Streaming On PS3 Launches Today

It’s been a long time coming but finally Australian PS3 owners have a subscription on-demand video streaming service similar to Netflix in the US. Read more…

PS Vita Australian Release Date & Price Announced

A mere three days after the EB Expo Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have announced the official release date and pricing for the PlayStation Vita in Australia and New Zealand. Read more…

What Can You Play At EB Expo?

EB Games Expo is only just around the corner and as promised you can expect to have your socks blown off. As per the recent press release EB is blowing their horn and have labeled the event the ‘biggest video games event Australia has ever seen’. That’s not really that hard, in the scheme of things we seem to get. However this time all they needed to say were those magic words and I was a believer. Read more…

 
Lucas
The Podfather/Convo Controller
Super salesman by day, Batdad and Gamersutra by night. As a self-confessed technology pacifist, he prefers to sit on the console-war fence and play games on his PC.
Matt
PlayStation Fanboy/Motormouth
Electrician by trade and yet also highly skilled at finding time to game around work and family commitments. A PlayStation fanboy with a platinum count and obvious podcast bias to prove it. Thinks DC is clearly superior to Marvel. Has been known to rant.
ABOUT DBG

Started in January 2011 by brothers Lucas and Matt, Drop Bear Gaming has been operating for over 7 years offering a fresh and relaxed perspective on the video game industry. The website is a passion project more than anything and it is our distinct pleasure to continue bringing entertainment to our listeners and viewers.

The guys release a podcast episode every two to three weeks and over the years they have welcomed guests from developers, publishers, and other gaming outlets onto the show.

Disclaimer: From time to time Drop Bear Gaming receives copies of games for review in either physical or digital format from publishers or their associated PR companies. All reviews are based on the merits of each game on their own. Whether or not we were supplied the copy is not taken into account when compiling our reviews.

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