Month: October 2017

Everything That’s Wrong And Broken With The NBN In One Simple Pic

So – good times at the Internut household with my NBN at home absolutely SH*TTING itself over the weekend. This is a legit test on Ookla, connected via WIFI to my Optus stock standard issue modem.   Think I just got the record for worst #NBN speed. Fibre to the NO…de #MALCOLM @PeteCurulli pic.twitter.com/aJ9emnphLW — Dan van der Meer (@dantheinternut) October 28, 2017   Let’s all say it together… ZERO POINT ZERO FOUR M B P S Anyhoo, as always, trying to get support, particularly on a weekend, proved a bit bloody frustrating, but Optus actually came to the...

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Destiny 2 – Does poor end game mean the end of the game?

Firstly, I need to preface this article in saying the Destiny franchise has been my go to since the original beta came out in 2014. It’s been as much a social experience as it has been a gaming experience and it’s safe to say that I have a lot of love for this series. I’ve put near 1100 hours into D1 and close to 200 hours into D2 and it breaks my heart to say it, but I’m already bored with the current state of Destiny 2. Also, please not this article was written before the most recent developer...

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What You Need To Know Before Watching The Flaktest Gaming League of Legends Grand Final On Saturday!

This Saturday, Fairvale College from New South Wales will take on Roxburgh College from Victoria in front of 400 screaming fans in the John Invararity Music and Drama Centre at Hale School in a best of three that will crown the Flaktest Gaming League of Legends National Champions for 2017.. the tickets are free and you can get yours here but for the uninitiated, League of Legends can be a very confusing game, so here at Flaktest Gaming we thought we’d give you a simple break down about what it actually is you’ll be watching on Saturday, and how it works!...

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Remember When Owning An XBOX Was A Lottery Of Death?

Good old Facebook reminded me today about one of the darkest days of my existence. The day my XBOX died.   Remember this XBOX fans..? the time that simply owning an XBOX 360 meant living with a lottery that, one dreaded day, your XBOX might die and therefore life ceases to exist. From memory, as it was out of warranty (of course it was), and any irate emails I sent to Microsoft were completely ignored (of course they were), I ended up taking my baby to some backyard “shop”, that duly fixed it with no guarantee for around $80....

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