It's hardware, rather than software, that leads the way this week.
Microsoft's Kinect-less Xbox One ships out to retail this week, bringing the console down to AU$499 or $50 less than the PlayStation 4.
Sony, meanwhile, is launching a slimmer, lighter version of the PlayStation Vita that also adds 1GB internal storage and ups the battery life.
On the games front, Murdered: Soul Suspect is our pick of the week. The supernatural thriller arrives on PC, PS4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox 360.
The new MMO from NCsoft, Wildstar grinds its way onto PC while Farming Simulator 14 plants its seed on 3DS.
Anime fans are catered for with action-RPG Mugen Souls Z for PS3 and Hyperdimension Neptunia: Producing Perfection for PSVita.
Finally, Nintendo invites you to live your Tomodachi Life on 3DS.