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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.

Horror streaming service Shudder now available in Australia

The long, long wait is finally over as horror streaming service Shudder is finally available within Australia. Priced at $6.99 AUD per month, users are...

NHL 20 makes it easier to report racist player, club names

NHL 20 has today released a new tool that makes it easier to report racist and offensive club and team names, something that's plagued the...

Rainbow Game Jam returns for its 5th year later this month

The Rainbow Game Jam will return for its fifth consequtive year over 15-29 August, its organisers have declared. Supported by Out Making Games, the event...

Star Trek Online adds free Lower Decks Duty Officers

Star Trek Online has added free Star Trek Lower Decks Duty Officers to the game to celebrate the release of franchise's newest animated show. Players can grab...

Apple confirms it’s blocking xCloud, Stadia on iOS

Apple has today confirmed it and its policies are blocking Microsoft xCloud and Google Stadia from iOS devices including iPhones and iPads. Speaking with Business...

Elder Scrolls Online, Doom Eternal next-gen releases confirmed

Elder Scrolls Online and Doom Eternal next-gen releases have been confirmed for both Xbox Series X and PS5. Moreover, Bethesda has confirmed that those...

Temtem brings its Pokemon-like gameplay to PS5 in 2021

Temtem, a monster collection RPG that looks crazily like any Pokemon game you've ever played, will be available on PS5 in 2021. Already available on PC via...

Vader Immortal PSVR release set for 25 August

Update: All three episodes of Vader Immortal will be available from PS VR on 25 August, Sony and ILMxLAB today confirmed. Original story : Vader Immortal, the VR...

Hitman 3 VR support confirmed for launch

Hitman 3 VR support has been confirmed for launch, including PS VR support on PS5. "Hitman 3 is the end of the trilogy, but it’s only...

Control AWE expansion release date set for 27 August

The Control AWE expansion release date has finally been confirmed across all platforms, arriving on Windows PC, Xbox One and PS4 on 27 August. A new...

Friendly Fire Show 158: Avengers, PGA Tour 2K21, xCloud & more

Stevivor's lost a special guest star in Ben Salter and gained a new (new?) co-host! Ben joins regular ol' Steve Wright to discuss the...

PGA Tour 2K21 Preview: Hands-on with career mode

I'm as Canadian as you can get (in Australia, that is). Writing a hands-on preview for PGA Tour 2K21, I've got the Oilers' game...

Microsoft has “no plans” to end Xbox Live Gold

Microsoft has "no plans" to end the Xbox Live Gold subscription program, the company has recently proclaimed. Xbox Live Gold is Microsoft's core multiplayer subscription...

xCloud iOS testing has ended, no launch date in sight

xCloud iOS testing has ended on iOS, Microsoft has confirmed, with no proper launch date for the platform in sight. “Our Project xCloud preview TestFlight...

Crystal Dynamics talks Spider-Man PlayStation exclusivity in Avengers

Crystal Dynamics has addressed the controversy surrounding the decision to include Spider-Man as a PlayStation exclusive playable character in the upcoming Avengers. According to ComicBook, Crystal Dynamics...

Microsoft, Samsung partnership extends to xCloud on Galaxy Note20

A new Microsoft, Samsung partnership has extended into a special xCloud offering on the new Galaxy Note20. First, the larger partnership means that xCloud will...

Pikmin 3 Switch release planned for late October

A Pikmin 3 Switch release called Pikmin 3 Deluxe will head to the console on 30 October, Nintendo has revealed overnight. The re-release of the title, first on Wii...

Xbox Game Pass August 2020 additions and removals

Xbox Game Pass August 2020 additions and removals are starting to be detailed by Microsoft across both the Xbox Game Pass for console and...

Windbound Preview: Breath of the Wind Waker

Windbound is the latest from the Brisbane-based 5 Lives Studios, makers of Satellite Reign and comprised of (you guessed it) five developers who've worked...

Horizon Zero Dawn Review: A decent copycat

Guerrilla Games ends up doing a lot of heavy lifting for Sony's newest consoles. Killzone: Shadow Fall led a launch effort for the PS4, and...