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Ben is an Australian games writer and pioneer in the use of the term "current-gen" to actually refer to the current-generation of consoles. He joined the Stevivor team in 2016 and has been to E3 five times, but can't really remember any of them. Gamertag / PSN ID: Gryllis.

Ashes Cricket Review: Looking niiiice Gary

Ashes Cricket takes the foundations of the twin Don Bradman Cricket games, adds official licensing of the Australian and English players, the benefits of...

Call of Duty WWII Review: Turning back time

Call of Duty WWII is a return to classic CoD with a modern foundation. Its impactful single-player campaign is a salute to the camaraderie...

Super Mario Odyssey Review: Here comes the Moon

After conquering the galaxy for a second time seven years ago, Mario has come back down to the ground as he embarks upon an...

FIFA 18 Review: The incremental upgrade

FIFA 18 has a lot in common with the iPhone 8. It’s an incremental update across the board, and while nothing feels significantly different,...

Metroid Samus Returns Review: Samus Rebuilt

Never has a video game had such a fitting title; Samus has been absent for far too long. It’s a travesty that we’ve gone...

Welcome to the hostile world of BioWare’s Anthem

Following its teaser during EA Play yesterday, EA's Patrick Söderlund returned to the stage for the Xbox E3 presser to properly unveil BioWare's Anthem...

Ori and the Will of the Wisps announced

Xbox at E3 finally slowed down a notch from the barrage of games with soothing live piano to announce Ori and the Will of...

Life is Strange is going back Before the Storm

Life is Strange: Before the Storm has been announced as a prequel to Dontnod's 2015 episodic teenage tale. It goes back in time before the storm...

Crackdown 3 is launching in November

Microsoft and Sumo Digital brought Crackdown 3 back to E3 after it was missing in action last year, and things went boom. It opened with...

Code Vein is enhanced for Xbox One X

Bandai Namco revealed the previously announced Code Vein is enhanced for Xbox One X during a short gameplay trailer at E3. "In the not too...

Dragon Ball FighterZ announced for Xbox One, PS4, PC

A new 2D Dragon Ball game was announced on stage during the Xbox E3 presser, called Dragon Ball FighterZ. Promising 3v3 side-on battles in 4K,...

State of Decay 2 wonders how you will survive

Microsoft revealed State of Decay 2 during its E3 press conference, enhanced for Xbox One X in 4K with HDR support, as a Play...

Assassin’s Creed: Origins (finally) announced at E3 2017

Ubisoft announced Assassin's Creed: Origins during the Xbox E3 press conference running in true 4K on Xbox One X. It's set in Egypt during the...

Forza Motorsport 7 unveiled in true 4K

Microsoft unveiled Forza Motorsport 7 as the first game running on Xbox One X in true 4K at 60 frames-per-second during its E3 press...

AFL Evolution Review: AFL Devolution

AFL Evolution is a terrible game that’s endearingly entertaining to a footy fanatic. It’s a regurgitated disappointment – it’s basically a repackaged version of...

Fast RMX Review: Switch has got time for a quickie

Nintendo should hire developer Shin'en Multimedia to make a proper F-Zero game. It’s basically what the studio has crafted with Fast RMX for Switch,...

Super Bomberman R Review: Expensive multiplayer mayhem

It’s like Bomberman, but each player only needs half a controller and it’s having a laugh with the price tag; that’s Super Bomberman R for...

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

Breath of the Wild is the complete revolution of The Legend of Zelda series I never knew I always wanted. Nintendo has broken away...

Nintendo Switch Review: A handheld that offers genuine console quality gaming

Sleek, powerful, innovative, yet familiar – what you see is what you get with Nintendo Switch. After a week with Nintendo’s new console, I’m...

How long does Nintendo Switch’s battery last playing Zelda and in sleep mode?

Nintendo says Switch's battery lasts between 2.5 hours and 6 hours in handheld mode, compared to 3.5 and 7 hours for 3DS XL, depending...
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