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Video games for your next fright night

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020 by

Are you ready for a good scare? With Halloween season in full swing, now’s the time to check out the latest screams available on video game libraries like Steam. For those of us who like a challenge or getting more invested in a scary story, horror games are a great upgrade to horror movies for a frightening night in. After all, getting involved with the gameplay makes your all the more likely to jump out of skin when something unexpected happens.

We’ve rustled up our favourite tense and terrifying PC titles on Steam – read on to see if any of them are prime picks for your next hair-raising gaming session!

 

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Games to give you a good fright

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 by

Can you feel a chill in the air? The spooky season has kicked off with a cackle and the shops are ready to service all your pumpkin and confectionery-based needs. While some may be planning a killer costumes for trick-or-treating or a scare-sational movie marathon, the geekier among us may be picking out the latest horror games to scare us out of our seats.

We’ve rustled up our top picks from the Steam library for a frighteningly good time. Will you be brave enough to play with the lights turned off? Read on to find out!

 

 

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Augmented reality – turn games into exercise

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 by

Are you looking to spice up your exercise routine? While we all know that exercise is a vital component of your health and wellbeing, sometimes it can be difficult to get motivated or interested in getting active. The first steps in developing healthy exercise habits can often be the most difficult, precisely because you haven’t developed the habit yet. To give you a hand, we’ve found some interesting apps that can help you get moving more using just your smartphone.

These days, most Australians have their own smartphone and thanks to the rising popularity of augmented reality technology (not quite virtual reality, but close) there’s a number of apps out there that can help exercise feel more like you’re playing a game, so you’ll find 30 before you know it! Best of all, most of the apps are free to download and if you do indulge in an in-app purchase or two, it’ll probably cost less than your average gym membership. Let’s get moving!

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