CryEngine 3.4

The latest version of the free CryEngine 3.4 was released by Crytek in mid April and sports a suite of enhancements that make it even more attractive as a development platform, both graphically and…


Avengers Assemble

A few days now since we charged off on opening day to see Joss Whedon’s the Avengers (cinema 2D) on Australia Day (maybe Marvel, Stan and co should get some credit as well). We are still talking…


Podaz Imagery

After many short dabbles in the 3D model rendering space dominated by Daz (studio and products) and Poser I get plenty of emails which show off the latest models and imagery. What always impressed me…


CS6 and seeing things in the clouds

Adobe is revealing more and more about the pricing models for their latest version of the Creative Suite - CS6 and the Creative Cloud. The pricing around the world varies and even the info coming…


Vids and Trailers

Having watched 2 movies at the cinema in the last week, seeing the trailers of more cool things coming up there on the big screen inspired this post. I am (as always) a fan of the trailer form, how a…


Sucker Punch

Just got around to seeing Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch (on BluRay) and I am very impressed. The film has the vibe of 300 along with some of the hip of something like Scott Pilgrim. All up, really loved…


Engage - STO

My latest passion in the gaming world is Star Trek Online. With free-to-play there is no barrier for giving things a try and the game has been around long enough to have evolved a little from any…


Alex Garner WW and ImagineFX

The latest ImagineFX, which I always love seeing arrive in the mailbox (along with my 3DWorld) sports a super Wonder Woman cover from the mighty hand of Alex Garner. Apart from the cover piece, we…


Battleship Time

We geared up to see what Hasbro had in store for their movie adaptation of the classic board game last night - Battleship. To be honest we didnt go in with high expectations apart from some super…