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Steve Wright

Steve's the owner of this very site and an active games journalist for the past ten years. He's a Canadian-Australian gay gaming geek, ice hockey player and fan. Husband to Matt and cat dad to Wally and Quinn.

October 2020 video game release dates

October 2020 is going to be a crazy month, offering up a host of amazing titles just ahead of next-gen consoles.

Metal Gear Solid 1 & 2 now available on PC via GOG.com

Metal Gear Solid and Metal Gear Solid 2 are now available on PC via GOG, Konami and the retailer have confirmed.

Destiny 2 Beyond Light shrinks install size, requires re-download

Destiny 2 Beyond Light will shrink the game's install size as compared to now, but it comes with a catch in that the entire game will need to be re-downloaded in November.

New Xbox App will allow for remote play on iOS soon

The new Xbox App will soon head to iOS, offering the same remote play functionality that can currently be found on Android devices.

Avengers patch 1.3.1 fixes Villain Sectors, offers resources as apology

Avengers patch 1.3.1 was released yesterday, fixing issues including bugged Villain Sector access and also offered up in-game resources as an apology of sorts.
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Forza Horizon 3 delisting occuring in September

Forza Horizon 3 will be delisted on 27 September, prompting Playground Games to offer the game at a reduced cost to entice players to snap it up before it's gone.

Xbox Game Pass October 2020 additions and removals

Doom Eternal is the first title confirmed as an addition to Xbox Game Pass in October 2020, first heading to XGP for console. Doom Eternal has DLC following later in the month.

Xbox Series S game sizes 30% smaller than Xbox Series X, on average

Xbox Series S game sizes will be 30% smaller than those on Xbox Series X, on average, Microsoft has declared.

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s first big update all about Japan

Microsoft Flight Simulator's first major update is all about the country of Japan and will be available next week, Microsoft and Asobo Studio declared at Tokyo Game Show.

Star Wars Squadrons progression detailed by EA Motive

Star Wars Squadrons progression, ranks and rewards have today been detailed by EA Motive ahead of the game's release next week.

Xbox Series S price reduced in Japan

The Xbox Series S price has been reduced in Japan, Microsoft has recently declared. The move puts the Series S in line with pricing for the Nintendo Switch.

Amazon Luna is a Stadia competitor heading to the USA soon

Amazon Luna is a cloud gaming service to rival Google's Stadia, and will launch in the USA shortly, the corporation today confirmed.

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.

The Game Awards 2020 will be livestreamed in December

The Game Awards 2020 has been confirmed, livestreaming in early December from Los Angeles, Tokyo and London.

Xbox now lets you download and install games without purchase

Xbox will now let you download and install games to a console without the purchase of the game beforehand, it's recently been discovered.

Spider-Man Remastered on PS5 won’t be offered as standalone game

Spider-Man Remastered on PS5 will not be offered as a standalone game, meaning the only way to obtain and play it is through Spider-Man Miles Morales, Sony has confirmed.

Xbox Series expansion cards priced at $359 Australian

Xbox Series expansion cards -- compatible with Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X -- will be priced at $349 AUD here within Australia, retailer JB Hi-Fi has confirmed.

Telstra moving some Xbox All Access Wave 2 pre-orders to Wave 1

Telstra has begun to advise select customers that their Xbox All Access Wave 2 pre-orders have been shifted to Wave 1 as the telco is apparently moving available stock back online from its stores.

Samsung NVMe SSD 980 Pro: Australian prices and availability

Samsung has today detailed Australian availability and pricing for its new NVMe SSD 980 range of solid state drives.

Naughty Dog to rename Outbreak Day during the pandemic

Naughty Dog will change the name of The Last of Us' celebratory Outbreak Day in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the studio has recently declared.