There are lots of Australians in video games, but not many games about Australia. Except for Paperbark, a game/story now out on Steam about a cute lil’ wombat who has an adventure in the Australian bush.


Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs

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Australia is woefully underused in games, but maybe the mod scene can rectify this. I still can’t believe they never made a Crocodile Dundee game. Someone can probably make a ROM hack of Bayou Billy. Or maybe hack some Midnight Oil into Rock Band and play it with a USB didgeridoo.