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Ben has been writing about games in a professional capacity since 2008. He even did it full-time for a while, but his mum never really understood what that meant. He's been part of the Stevivor team since 2016. You will find his work across all sections of the site (if you look hard enough). Gamertag / PSN ID: Gryllis.

Friendly Fire Show 162: Xbox buys Bethesda, Xbox Series pre-orders & Mafia

Another week, another podcast -- Stevivor’s Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to discuss the latest in the last week in gaming.

Mafia Definitive Edition Review: A remake we can’t refuse

Mafia presents as a modern game but feels like an older one, and it's the perfect combination of old meets new.

Friendly Fire Show 161: PS5 Aussie pricing, pre-orders & Super Mario

Stevivor's Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to discuss the latest in the last fortnight (or so) in gaming. Welcome to the Friendly...

Next-gen console launches are about more than (a lack of) exclusive games

I am very excited to get my excessively sanitised hands on an Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 this November, despite the prevailing notion...

Friendly Fire Show 160: Xbox Series S & X, Ubisoft Forward & more

Stevivor's Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to discuss the latest in the last fortnight (or so) in gaming. Welcome to the Friendly...

Friendly Fire Show 159: All the stuff before Gamescom

Stevivor's Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to discuss the latest in the last fortnight (or so) in gaming. Welcome to the Friendly...

Paper Mario The Origami King Review: A new world to unfold

Paper Mario closed the book on its original role-playing formula that evoked childhood dreams of picture books coming to life after the brilliant The...

Paper Mario The Origami King: How to turn off motion controls

Motion controls are given an important job in Paper Mario The Origami King. Regardless of if you are using a Pro Controller or Joy-Cons,...

Friendly Fire Show 155: Avengers, assemble!

Stevivor's Ben Salter and Steve Wright have returned to discuss the latest in gaming's last fortnight. Here's what was covered this episode: Marvel's Avengers overnight...

Friendly Fire Show 154: PS5 reveal and The Last of Us Part 2

Stevivor's Ben Salter and Steve Wright have returned to discuss the PS5 Future of Gaming livestream and The Last of Us Part 2 now...

How to rearrange the order of Xbox One Guide tabs

Xbox has reshuffled the order of items in the Xbox One Guide in its most recent public update (late May 2020). If you are...

Friendly Fire Show 153: Maneater Dungeons

Stevivor's Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to talk the latest gaming news and releases for the last fortnight or so. Here's what was...

Friendly Fire Show 152: Xbox Series X third-party gameplay and more

Stevivor Editors Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to talk the latest gaming news and releases in a controlled, timed and polished show. Here's...

Friendly Fire Show 151: Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Xbox Game Pass, Gears Tactics, XCOM and...

Welcome to the second Friendly Fire Show for 2020. Stevivor Editors Ben Salter and Steve Wright are back to talk the latest gaming news...

Friendly Fire Show 150: Self-isolating, together

We're four months into 2020 -- and all self-isolating at home -- so it's basically the perfect time to revive the Friendly Fire Show!...

AFL Evolution 2 Review: Improved, but doesn’t make the eight

Arriving amidst the chaos of an unprecedented indefinitely suspended AFL season, AFL Evolution 2 suddenly serves a much greater purpose than ever intended —...

AFL Evolution 2 is launching early, might arrive this week

AFL Evolution 2 has followed Final Fantasy 7 Remake in moving its release date forward to counter inevitable delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic....

Ori and the Will of the Wisps Review: Masterfully done

Ori and the Will of the Wisps is a game of rare ilk that has me scouring every nook and cranny for all power-ups...

Dragon Ball Z Kakarot Review: Goku’s friends are his legacy

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot finally delivers the console experience I always wanted playing The Legacy of Goku series on Game Boy Advance. It retreads a...