Having failed to grow up Bantick continues to pursue his childish passions for creative writing, interactive entertainment and showing-off through adulthood. In 1994 Bantick began doing radio at Melbourne’s 102.7 3RRRFM, in 1997 transferring to become a core member of the technology show Byte Into It. In 2003 he wrote briefly for the The Age newspaper’s Green Guide, providing video game reviews. In 2004 Bantick wrote the news section of PC GameZone magazine. Since 2006 Bantick has provided gaming and tech lifestyle stories for iTWire.com, including interviews and opinion in the RadioactivIT section.
The 15th anniversary of the Sims is looming, we sat down with Maxis producer Graham Nardone to discuss the upcoming Sims 4. The popular series is into its third reboot and the challenge for the developers is to please the legion of fans and at the same time introduce and refine the very personal experience of playing a Sims title.
The most popular game on the Wii U gets two new downloadable content packs available for pre-order now.
Yep, it’s that time of year again; Codemasters roll the yearly iteration of the licensed F1 game off the assembly line. As the actual real world hits the business part of the season it is time to go virtual with F1 2014.