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Plants vs. Zombies 2 makes soft landing in Australia, New Zealand today

The recently delayed Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time will soft-launch in Australia and New Zealand shortly, giving it some time for testing. PvZ 2 Senior Producer Allen Murray told Polygon, "With Plants vs. Zombies 2 we're taking advantage of a lot of newer technologies ...if you're co...

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Final Fantasy V out on iOS in New Zealand today

Square Enix's questionably upgraded iOS version of Final Fantasy 5 has arrived on the App Store in New Zealand, which suggests it'll propagate throughout the world as the day goes on, likely arriving in North America late tonight. Square Enix had previously announced plans to release the port on iO...

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BioShock Infinite pre-orders in EU, AU, NZ can get Steelbook case

GameStop, EB Games and Micromania locations in Europe, Australia, and New Zeland will have a special, exclusive preorder item for the upcoming Bioshock Infinite. Players who pre-order the game at the specified retail chains in those regions will be rewarded with a special "Fink Manufacturing SteelB...

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Theatrhythm Final Fantasy shows up on iOS App Store

An unannounced iOS port of the 3DS music game Theatrhythm Final Fantasy has shown up on New Zealand's iOS App Store, which usually portends a worldwide release throughout the day. The iOS game adds a "Quest Medley" mode, which puts you through a random pairing of "field" and "battle" levels, differ...

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Bastion heading to iPad tomorrow [updated]

The kid is sauntering over to Apple's iPad tomorrow in Bastion from Supergiant Games. New Zealanders – beyond the beautiful rolling hills and verdant greenery – get iOS games ahead of the rest of the planet due to the position of the sun and how that relates to our definition of time, ...

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The Walking Dead won't head down under

Australian and Kiwi zombie enthusiasts looking forward to the first episode of Telltale's The Walking Dead have been infected with something even more dangerous than a dead-raising mutagen: Disappointment. While a listing for the title reportedly exists on the Australian PSN, The Walking Dead canno...

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Gameloft cleared after 'crunch' probe (ouch)

Former Gameloft Auckland head studio programmer Glenn Watson alleged in July that Gameloft pushed its employees to work 14-hour days, seven days a week, violating New Zealand's 2002 Health and Safety in Employment Act. The resulting investigation by the New Zealand Labour Department, covered by D...

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Uncharted 3 'Multiplayer Experience' live for PS Plus members in EMEA, AU/NZ this week

It seems that Subway and Naughty Dog's bizarre "Taste for Adventure" campaign doesn't extend past US borders, as Uncharted 3's "Multiplayer Experience" heads to other parts of the world this Wednesday without help from the sandwich chain. The only caveat? You must have a subscription to PlayStati...

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Former Gameloft Auckland head studio programmer calls working conditions 'dangerous'

Encouraged by recent revelations regarding Team Bondi's working conditions during L.A. Noire's production, former Gameloft Auckland Head Studio Programmer Glenn Watson delivered his own testimonial during an interview with games.on.net, claiming that the studio's work environment is "dangerous." ...

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PSN back in Europe and Australia, your password email may take some time

The select PlayStation Network services that came back online in North America over the weekend have now shaken off their bonds in a handful of other territories across the globs. Formerly jilted users living in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South America should now have access to on...

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