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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.

Skater XL Xbox One release coming in 2020

A Skater XL Xbox One release has been confirmed for 2020 by developer Easy Day Studios. The title, already available on Steam Early Access since...

DayZ removing weed worldwide because of Australia

DayZ will remove in-game weed worldwide in order to remain available for sale within Australia, it was recently confirmed. Speaking with Kotaku, developer Bohemia Interactive said...

Ubisoft Experience Charity Clash is a special Rainbox Six Esports tourney

The Ubisoft Experience Charity Clash is a special Rainbow Six Siege Esports tournament that will be held during the Ubisoft Experience Sydney event over...

Tim Willits joins Saber Interactive as CCO

Former id Software Studio Director Tim Willits has joined Saber Interactive and will serve the company as Chief Creative Officer. "I am excited to announce...

Splinter Cell will be “back at one point,” Ubisoft says

The Splinter Cell franchise will be "back at one point," Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has confirmed. "There will be some new types of experiments," Guillemot said of Splinter...

Tumblr sold to WordPress, adult content ban remains

Tumblr has been sold to Wordpress parent company Automattic Inc by Verizon, its former owner. Depsite the change in ownership, the website's adult content...

Future Quantic Dream games will be multiplatform at launch

Future Quantic Dream games will be multiplatform at launch, studio head David Cage has confirmed. “Quantic Dream is not exclusive to any platform anymore,” Cage...

Xbox might make some new franchises multiplatform

Xbox may allow some of its new franchises to be multiplatform, Xbox first-party studios head Matt Booty has said. "Yeah, I think we would," Booty...

Borderlands 3 PC pre-loading not available via Epic Games Store

Those looking to jump into Borderlands 3 as soon as possible will be dismayed to learn that pre-loading will not be possible on PC...

Need for Speed Heat reveal ahead of Gamescom

Update: Heat it is. The NFS Subreddit has found a scheduled video and ripped its featured image -- said thumbnail confirms what we've suspected for a while...

Plants vs Zombies Battle for Neighborville trademarked by EA

Update: A trailer for the title has seemingly leaked. It's below. https://twitter.com/ScopesUncharted/status/1161068391312121861 Original story: Plants vs Zombies Battle for Neighborville has been recently trademarked by EA, suggesting a...

Ninja says Twitch used his profile to promote porn

Mixer streamer Ninja has lashed out at Twitch, alleging that the streaming service has used his profile to promote pornography. "Well now, there was a...

Epic Games, THQ weigh in on loot box drop rate transparency

Epic Games and THQ Nordic have responded to the ever-growing list of publishers and developers promising to disclose loot box drop rates. In the wake...

The L Word Generation Q heading to Stan in December

The L Word Generation Q heads to Stan in December here in Australia, the streaming service today confirmed. The returning series, a sequel of sorts...

Call of Duty Modern Warfare developer talks politics in-game

Call of Duty Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward has discussed whether or not the upcoming title is political with Game Informer. "The question ‘Is this a...

Annapurna Interactive “not going anywhere” amid bankruptcy fears

Game publisher Annapurna Interactive has issued a statement saying it's "not going anywhere" after reports that parent company Annapurna Pictures is currently exploring bankruptcy...

Walmart suspends video game sales in wake of gun violence

Walmart has reportedly suspended the sale of video games in its stores, just days after removing both violent video game ads and demos from...

Is Capcom playtesting Resident Evil 3 Remake with RE Ambassadors?

Update: Resident Evil Ambassadors in the USA are now being invited into this playtest alongside Japan Ambassadors, it's been confirmed. Over the weekend, Biohaze that USA-based RE Ambassadors were...

NBA 2K20 adds the WBNA to its offerings

NBA 2K20 will add the WNBA as part of this year's offerings, 2K Games today announced. All 12 WNBA teams will be added to the...

DayZ pulled from Australian physical retailers, soon from digital stores

DayZ has been pulled from physical stores here in Australia, with the Australian Classification Board also planning to restrict the game's sale on digital storefronts. The...