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EA’s Official Battlefield 3 Launch Trailer

Our friends at EA Australia have just released the newest trailer for the massively anticipated Battlefield 3 and they have left the best till last.

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DBG@EBExpo – How EA Stole The Show

EA Australia stole the show at this year’s EB Expo, but what made their effort such a stand out over all the other exhibitors? It was the little things and maybe some really big things too! Read more…

EB Expo – Day 1

As the curtain closes on the first day of the EB Expo, I look at the day’s events with satisfaction and a small amount of excitement for what’s lying in wait. Read more…

Episode 21: The Pre-EB Extravaganza!!
Duration: 00:41:10 • Size: 28.27 MB

In this episode Matt is taking a well earned break after launching the new web site. In his absence Lucas and Susie discuss the games that have been taking up there time. Battlefield 3 beta get’s discussed with the highs and lows, covered from a fans perspective and from a new comer of the multiplayer side of the franchise. They then discuss the games that are coming out before Christmas and what they are looking forward to most. To end the show a cap of the games that will be playable at the EB Expo this week-end and lastly, Lucas ends the show with an appeal for help on behalf of the sick kids of Australia.

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…

The State Of The Game in Australia

Bond University has surveyed the country to find out its gaming statistics. Read more…

Extra Life 2011 Update

Do you hate cancer? With less than two weeks til the fourth annual Extra Life Charity gaming marathon, have you put your hand up to help children fight for their life? Read more…

Rugby Challenge

A game with three names* and only one rival, read on to hear my thoughts on Rugby Challenge. Read more…


Madfinger Games have been busy focussing on all things mobile and the result of their hard work is a small download but a massive game: Shadowgun. Read more…

Can you really ever get Overkill’ing Zombies?

Sorry for the Pun, but seriously, another game banned from being released in Australia.

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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.
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.

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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