Angus Deacon

 

Angus Deacon

Writer

Angus has been in the journalism industry for over ten years, writing for Fairfax and lending a hand with writing and editing duties for NZGamer.com.

He's not fussy about what type of game he's reviewing... as long as it's not a pet simulator*. He's our in-house FIFA expert and he has a mad passion for all-things LEGO. When he's not up to his eyeballs looking after his twin cubs - he'll be writing for us.
*He secretly LOVES pet simulators.

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My Recent Articles

LEGO Worlds
LEGO Worlds Review

Clip, clack, snap. We explore LEGO Worlds brick by brick to bring you the full review.
Friday 17 Mar 1:00pm | PS4 | 11

Zen Pinball 2 - Star...
Zen Pinball 2 - Star Wars: Rogue One Review

Get in your home! Don’t you know that hole is your home!? Angus believes he’s a pinball wizard.
Wednesday 8 Feb 11:00am | PS4 | 2

Snipperclips Hands-On
Snipperclips Hands-On Preview

Does this cutesy puzzler stand-out amongst the Switch's other titles? Angus find out in his preview. Read on to find out more.
Friday 20 Jan 11:00am | Switch | 2

1-2-Switch Hands-On
1-2-Switch Hands-On Preview

Over in Melbourne, we get the chance to try out Nintendo’s insane looking minigame pack for the Switch.
Thursday 19 Jan 3:00pm | Switch | 1

Nintendo Switch...
Nintendo Switch Hands-On: Angus' Impressions

Did Angus walk away with a new-found respect for Nintendo? Or was he left scratching his head? Read on to find out!
Wednesday 18 Jan 3:00pm | Switch | 3

Werewolves Within
Werewolves Within Review

Lie to your friends, deceive strangers, and persuade those around you that you’re not murdering townsfolk every full moon. This is Werewolves..
Friday 16 Dec 11:00am | PS4 | 3

LEGO Dimensions -...
LEGO Dimensions - Season Two Review

Are these new packs and historic tie-ins enough for one of the latest entry in the toys-to-life genre? Angus finds out in his review.
Wednesday 7 Dec 9:10am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | 2

Angus' Highlights of 2016
Angus' Highlights of 2016

2016 has been a roller-coaster of a year. Thankfully, it also delivered some gaming joy. Read on to find out what Angus loved.
Tuesday 6 Dec 3:00pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | iOS | Android | 14

PlayStation 4 Pro Review
PlayStation 4 Pro Review

We put the Pro through its paces with our full review. Is it really capable of 4K, and should you invest in one?
Thursday 17 Nov 11:00am | PS4 | 13

Hitman: Season One
Hitman: Season One Review

Now that episode six is out, we revisit Hitman to see if the body count is worthwhile.
Monday 14 Nov 11:00am | PS4 | 3