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High Ground Star Callan Mulvey Talks Australian Historical Drama
Actor Callan Mulvey knew he wanted to get on board the historical drama High Ground because he wanted to work with stars Simon Baker and Jack Thompson, who he called "Australian icons." While filming, it turned out to be much more of a learning experience braving the elements and gaining perspective in early 20th century[...]
Planet Zoo Has Now Added An Australia Pack To The Game
Frontier Developments announced today they've added an Australia Pack to Planet Zoo bringing the outback to you Now you can add an entire section to your digital zoo featuring creatures localed in and around the continenet While also learning a little bit about them in the process as the game has included facts about everything[...]
Cauldron Comics Opens In New South Wales, Australia
Cauldron Comics is a brand new comic shop, opening in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia I know very little else about it but it just opened this month, and they do have a Facebook page They opened up four days ago and it seems to have gone well, posting "Holy smokes batman, what a[...]
Penny Arcade Officially Postpones PAX Australia 2020
This evening, Penny Arcade revealed that they are officially postponing PAX Australia 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak The word came down a short time ago on their website and Twitter, which we have the full statement for you below This is the first PAX event to be postponed since the outbreak took place PAX East[...]
Ubisoft
Two more game companies have joined on to send support for the Australia Brush Fire efforts, as Bungie and Ubisoft have started fundraising campaigns. Credit: Ubisoft First up, Ubisoft posted that they have donated $30k to the efforts, and posted this message on Twitter to let fans know where they can donate to help out. The bushfire crisis[...]
"Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare" Launches "Outback Relief"
Infinity Ward has decided to do something to help with the Australian firefighting efforts by launching Outback Relief in Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare The company let people know on Twitter this morning that they have added a new pack of items that are Aussie-related that you can purchase in the game Everything that you[...]
Twitch Streamer Paladin Amber Creates Her Own "Australian Fire" PSA
If you haven't been paying close attention to the news, you might not know that a chunk Australia is on fire So PaladinAmber made sure you knew If you're not familiar with Amber, you might want to go check out her channel and follow her social media She's probably one of the best things going[...]
Donny Cates to Have More Fun as a Blond on Australian Tour
https://t.co/6YVYexp42Q — DONNY⚡️CATES (@Doncates) June 20, 2019 The happy couple took their matching haircuts on a boat ride outside Sydney, Australia, Cates sporting a fashionable Venom hoodie as he posed for paparazzi Cates is in the Land Down Under for appearances at this weekend's Supanova Expo in Sydney, where he will be signing autographs and hosting panels[...]
Deadpool Applies for Australian Citizenship in Deadpool #14 (Preview)
In next week's Deadpool #14, the Merc with a Mouth makes a shocking change that will rock the Deadpool universe to its core! It looks like Deadpool is giving up his Canadian heritage to become… an Australian? At least, that seems to be Wade's intention in this preview, though his new Australian teammates seem to[...]
Injustice: Gods Amongst Us Comic Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia
Australian comic book writer Tom Taylor wrote the successful line of comic books loosely based on the DC Comics game Injustice: Gods Among Us for many years So maybe he might feel a small sense of pride at this one As reported by local news station ABC, police have shut down a drug smuggling operation[...]
fortnite
Today, police have arrested the 26-year-old Australian Twitch streamer known as MrDeadMoth (name withheld by officials) on charges of domestic abuse The video itself is disturbing so we have decided not to link to it but it is out there if you want to watch it However, there is explicit language and while you don't see[...]
Activision
The latest country to put loot boxes and microtransactions on blast and question their existence this week is Australia The Australian Senate Environment and Communications References Committee delivered a report looking into loot boxes called "Gaming micro-transactions for chance-based items", which did an in-depth study into the issue and their findings are less than promising toward[...]
Netflix Unveils Tidelands For Those Who Feel 'Siren' Isn't Australian Enough
Fans of Freeform's Siren from Eric Wald and Dean White may not have realized it before, but it looks like Bristol Cove isn't that far from Orphelin Bay, the Australian fishing village setting for Netflix's familar-sounding new drama Tidelands. Set to premiere on the streaming service on December 14, Tidelands follows Charlotte Best's (Home & Away, Puberty Blues) Cal McTeer, returning home[...]
russell crowe art of divorce auction
You know you've always wanted to own a piece of Hollywood, and Russell Crowe's "The Art of Divorce" auction through Sotheby's Australia might just be your chance The Oscar-winning actor is going through the last steps in finalizing a divorce from almost-former-wife Danielle Spencer. Crowe has said this auction is to "create some space for the future" in[...]
Ultimate Beastmaster: WWE Alum C.M. Punk Co-Hosting Season 3
China's Haibin Qu was crowned the season's "Ultimate Beastmaster." ●  The nine countries taking part are the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Germany, Brazil, Italy, France, South Korea and Mexico India and China will not be contending this season. ●  New hosts include WWE alum/MMA fighter Punk (born Phillip Jack Brooks) for the U.S[...]
Space Chickens in Space Set to Engage in Some Animated "Fowl Play"
British production company CAKE, Australia's Studio Moshi, Mexico's Ánima and Ireland's Gingerbread Animation are teaming-up on new children's animated comedy series Space Chickens in Space Created by José C García de Letona and Rita Street, with Jordan Gaucher serving as showrunner, the first 52-episode season is commissioned by Disney EMEA, Disney Australia and Australia's Channel 9. Designed[...]
Paramount TV, Anonymous Bringing Epic Novel 'Shantaram' to Series
Martin's Griffin After an extended bidding war for adaptation rights, Anonymous Content and Paramount TV are set to bring Gregory David Roberts's sprawling 2004 novel Shantaram to series television. Anonymous Content's Nicole Clemens and Steve Golin are set to executive produce alongside Andrea Barron; with the deal also including series adaptation rights to Robert's sequel novel The Mountain Shadow. In[...]
Picnic at Hanging Rock: BBC Nabs U.K. Rights to Natalie Dormer Series
A re-imagining of Joan Lindsay's classic 1967 Australian novel, the series is directed by Larysa Kondracki (The Whistleblower), Michael Rymer and Amanda Brotchie; from a script by Alice Addison. Picnic at Hanging Rock will premiere on Foxtel in Australia in 2018 before moving to international broadcasting waters. Dormer (Game of Thrones) portrays Mrs Hester Appleyard, an English Headmistress[...]
Report: Joker And Harley Cosplayers Shot By Police While Boning At Swingers Sex Party
An Australian night of adult-oriented fun took a frightening turn Friday night when police in Melbourne burst into a swingers party and shot two people dressed as Harley Quinn and The Joker while they were having sex. The party, taking place at Melbourne's Inflation nightclub, was part of the Saints and Sinners Ball Billed as Australia's[...]
Removing Wolverine From The Australian NRL
Last year, the Australian National Ruby League issued some of the team shirts in Marvel Super Heroes variants Thr, Wolverine, Captain America, Iron Man and Hulk. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmGIq9HHrNQ[/youtube] Well they are doing it again this year But dropping Wolverine… And adding Daredevil, Spider-Man and War Machine. Bleeding Cool has been commenting for some time on[...]
Ricky Gervais' Ad For Australian Netflix Is Brilliant
Comedian Ricky Gervais was asked to do a commercial for Australian Netflix and has put together what might be either the most truthful or most lazy ad spot ever Netflix is new to the country along with two other VOD services that just started up in the last few months This is perfect timing for[...]
Over 3000 Sign Petition To Revoke Adam Baldwin's Invite To Supernova Over #Gamergate
Which is why he's been invited to Supernova Fan Expo in Australia, knitted hat and all However a number of those who object to his support for the #Gamergate controversy are trying to get him uninvited, with a petition. In one specific instance, Baldwin directly linked to videos that disclosed the personal details (commonly known as "doxxing")[...]
72 Cosplay Shots From Oz Comic Con In Sydney
The Oz Comic Con is a comic convention that can't sit still, moving from Australian city to city on subsequent weekend Brisbane last weekend, Sydney at the weekend tat has just gone, Perth and Adelaide are next… Around 40,000 attended in Sydney, where Gerry Alexander took the cosplay photos below… #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align:[...]