Style vs substance. Function vs flair. The balancing act between how a product looks and what it’s designed to do can often be a tricky one. Too much bling can be seen as a camouflage to conceal a products failings.

If you’re sick of being destroyed by Thunder Jaws and Behemoths in Horizon: Zero Dawn, we’ve got the details on how to access some super powerful armour. The secret Shield Weaver armour projects an electronic shield around Aloy which absorbs

Choosing a pair of headphones is as an important decision as choosing a car – albeit on a much smaller scale. Regardless of the application you’re likely to be using these things for hours on end so you need to

Review: Steep

We’ve all seen the videos. You know the ones — beautiful people are frolicking around in rainforest waterfalls before sudden cuts to someone in a wingsuit, then a snowboard, both hurtling down the side of a mountain (quite literally) at

Following all the controversy of the broken promises surrounding No Man’s Sky, Hello Games has emerged from its cave of solitude to launch the potentially game-changing Foundation Update. We’re told that this will be the first of many additions to the

Vince Zampella, Chief Executive of Respawn Entertainment, has eluded to the possibility (or should we say probability) of a third instalment in the Titanfall series. When asked about another Titanfall game Zampella put on his marketing and publicity hat, saying, “We

Once again EB Games website is experiencing problems thanks to massive interest in the NES Classic Edition. Yesterday EB Games posted on Facebook and Twitter that they had increased their server capacity from 30,000 simultaneous users to 60,000 in preparation for

Review: Watch Dogs 2

We are all connected. With heads tilted down, eyes glued to phones, we go about our days reading Facebook, Twitter, Instagram… and ignoring the world around us. Many stare at screens at work all day; even our cars and homes

Jordan Raskopoulos is the front woman of the comedy trio The Axis of Awesome, best known for its world famous song Four Chords. That little ditty has amassed more than 30 million views and is one of this highest rated comedy

PAX AUS 2016 has come and gone, and we’ve nothing left but memories… … oh! And photos! Memories and photos. Here’s what the Stevivor team managed to capture this year. Enjoy! [ot-gallery url=” What was your favourite moment of PAX

When Neil Armstrong first set foot on the Moon and uttered those famous words heard all around the world, he was wearing Plantronics hardware. Needless to say, these guys know a thing or two about audio and communication. The RIG400HX

Since I was a little tyke, I’ve been a fan of horror. The first film I ever saw in the genre was a late night rerun of A Nightmare On Elm Street as a 10-year-old. The gruesome escapades of Freddy Krueger

Review: Mafia III

Mafia III is an interesting beast to play from a critic’s perspective. In some areas the game excels more than any other in the open world genre, whereas in others it falls flat on its face leaving a sour aftertaste. Set

Roughly nine years ago Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare was released into the wild. Making the switch from the historical battles of World War II to the military technology and weaponry of present day, the already popular COD series became

Rise of the Tomb Raider is a goddamn masterpiece. Forget Master Chief. Forget Marcus Fenix. Lara Croft is the ultimate reason to own an Xbox One. Surpassing Crystal Dynamics’ franchise reboot in 2013 in almost every way, Rise is a stunning example

Gaming with headphones has been the norm for me, so I’ve been through my fair share of gaming headsets — ranging from cheap and nasty items bought from The Reject Shop to the high-end surround units only available via overseas