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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.

Walmart removes violent video game ads from stores

In response to two new shootings in the USA, retailer Walmart is reportedly removing violent video game ads and demos from its various locations. The...

Halo Master Chief Collection one-time player file transfer detailed

Halo The Master Chief Collection will offer players a one-time player file transfer from standalone games into the anthology, 343 Industries has detailed. From 13...

Nintendo to release more Switch models to extend lifecycle: report

Nintendo will release more Switch models -- like the newly-announced Switch Lite -- in an effort to "make the platform's lifecycle long," a new...

Halo Reach Firefight PC test delayed due to blocking bugs

Last month's scheduled Halo Reach Firefight PC test was delayed due to blocking bugs, developer 343 Industries has recently confirmed. "We chose to hold back FireFlight...

Destiny 2 cross-save release date set for August

The Destiny 2 cross-save release date has been set for later this month across Windows PC, Xbox One and PS4, developer Bungie has confirmed. From...

Pokemon Centre London open for a limited time from October

A special Pokemon Centre London pop-up store will offer exclusive UK-themed products timed for the release of Pokemon Sword and Shield. The store, celebrating the...

Call of Duty Modern Warfare has a Tamagotchi you kill for

Call of Duty Modern Warfare will feature its own version of a Tamagotchi -- the TomaGUNchi -- in multiplayer. Those who wish to care for...

Death Stranding PC release likely, game removed from PS4 exclusives list

A Death Stranding PC release looks likely as the title was recently removed from a list of PS4 exclusive games hosted on Sony's PlayStation website. Whereas Death Stranding once...

Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo to disclose loot box drop odds

Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo have committed to disclosing loot box drop odds in titles that appear on their platforms, the ESA has today confirmed. "The...

Apex Legends solo mode coming for a limited time

An Apex Legends solo mode will be available in-game for a limited time, EA and Respawn have recently confirmed. The popular battle royale will offer...

EVE Echoes closed alpha taking place in late August

Aussies will get a crack at the EVE Echoes closed alpha later this month, NetEase Games and CCP Games today announced. EVE Echoes is described...

Man of Medan Shared Story mode explained by Supermassive

Supermassive has released a video that details how two-player co-op in The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan will work. Called Shared Story mode, you can...

Gears 5-themed Xbox One X bundle announced by Microsoft

A special Gears 5-themed Xbox One X bundle has today been announced by Microsoft and will be available in Australia. The bundle pairs the special...

Stadia Connect livestream scheduled ahead of Gamescom

Another Stadia Connect livestream has been scheduled to take place ahead of Gamescom later this month. The event starts at 3.00 am AEST on 20...

Titans Season 2 trailer shows off Wonder Girl, Aqualad, more

A new Titans Season 2 trailer gives fans their first look at the DC Universe's version of Aqualad, Deathstroke and a costumed Wonder Girl. The trailer,...

Cataclysm endgame event finally added to Anthem

The Cataclysm endgame event has finally been added to BioWare looter shooter Anthem. Originally scheduled for May 2019, Cataclysm has been released via game's 1.3.0 update,...

Surprise Journey iOS release available now

A surprise Journey iOS release is now available with an Apple iPhone or iPad, joining the games' previous releases on PS3, PS4 and PC via the...

Call of Duty Modern Warfare cross-saves being considered

Call of Duty Modern Warfare cross-saves are being considered by Infinity Ward, it was recently revealed. While we know that this rebooted Modern Warfare will feature cross-play between...

IGDA, IGDAF refute Trump’s claim games cause gun violence

The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) and the International Game Developers Association Foundation (IGDAF) have issued a joint statement refuting claims that video games...

Halo Infinite on Xbox One “will look incredible,” says Frank O’Connor

Halo Infinite on Xbox One "will look incredible" despite having super-powered iterations on both Windows PC and the next-gen Xbox, Project Scarlett. "Obviously the special citizen...