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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.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint E3 2019 Preview

Headshots count in Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint. After spending so much time unleashing at bullet sponges in looter shooters, it’s encouraging to take...

Battlefield 5 E3 2019: New maps revealed as EA outlines Chapter 4

EA has outlined its roadmap for Chapter 4 of Battlefield 5, Defying the Odds, which kicks off on 27 June with a new 64-player...

Cricket 19 Review: Big play on the global stage

After three summers primarily targeting Australians, Big Ant Studios is back with a full cricket offering that promotes England to the top of the...

Friendly Fire Show 138: No Ragegrets

Ben and Steve return for another week of fun and frivolity -- welcome to Friendly Fire Show episode 138! Here's what we've covered this week: ...

Friendly Fire Show 137: Game of the month

Steve and Ben are back again detailing the Game of April 2019 in Friendly Fire Show episode 137. This week, we're light on news and...

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate pricing compared to individual subscriptions

Update: Xbox Game Pass for PC is also included in the subscription, Microsoft confirmed at E3 2019. We’ve updated his story accordingly. Right now, users...

The Grand Tour Game Review: And on that bombshell, it’s time to end

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May spend the best part of their year travelling to exotic locations with their mates, in supercars commoners...

Friendly Fire Show 136: E3 2019 predictions

Steve and Ben are back a week early with a special episode they recorded in the same city. Welcome to Friendly Fire Show episode...

Friendly Fire Show 135: Generation Yoshi

Steve and Ben are keeping to their word: once a fortnight. Welcome to Friendly Fire Show episode 135! This week, here's what the boys discuss: ...

ISP Aussie Broadband adds bandwidth for tonight’s Fortnite v8.20 update

Internet provider Aussie Broadband has temporarily increased its bandwidth by 20% in anticipation of a massive traffic surge tonight when customers download the 9.25GB...

The Division 2 Review: A new and improved agent

Keeping up with our updated review? Why not skip ahead to a new bit? Steve's initial thoughts (14 March) Ben's initial thoughts (14 March) ...

Friendly Fire Show 134: Lone Wolves

Steve and Ben are back once again -- welcome to Friendly Fire Show episode 134! This week, here's what the boys discuss: The Division 2...

You should restart The Division 2 beta every 2-3 hours, says Ubisoft

The Division 2's private beta kicked off last night and ran into an expected problem -- it tends to crash after a while on...

Apex Legends hits 10 million players in three days

This week's surprise launch Apex Legends has proved it was right to throwaway the rulebook on videogame announcements, as it reached 10 million players...

Anno 1800 open beta starts on 12 April, just before launch

The Anno 1800 open beta will run from 12-14 April on Windows PC. Aside from partaking in historical city building, we don't know what elements of...

Original Crackdown is now free to promote Crackdown 3

Microsoft is giving away the original Crackdown -- playable on Xbox One and Xbox 360 -- for free to promote the upcoming release of...

Assassin’s Creed III & Liberation Remastered gets a confirmed release date

Update: Nintendo has confirmed that both Assassin's Creed 3 Remastered and Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation Remastered will be released on Nintendo Switch on 21 May. Original story: Ubisoft has finally confirmed Assassin’s Creed III...

New Fallout 76 patch brings back old bugs

Fallout 76's latest patch includes a number of fixes, but it also reintroduces old bugs that had previously removed. Super heavy bobby pins have returned,...

Switch sales have already matched the Nintendo 64’s 32 million

Nintendo Switch sales have hit 32.27 million units worldwide in just under two years on the market. Having already surpassed the Wii U (13.56 million)...

Dr Mario World announced for iOS and Android

Nintendo has announced Dr. Mario World is coming to iOS and Android in early winter (southern hemisphere) 2019 -- that probably means June. With...