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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.

Terminated Destiny composer’s music will remain in game

Bungie COO Pete Parsons confirmed with Joystiq that music composed and completed by terminated staffer Marty O'Donnell will remain in Destiny. "Even the music you heard yesterday was...

The Diversion: Slender Man can be found within Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare

In the spirit of Easter, an Easter Egg (natch) has been found in Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. For those brave enough, it allows you to...

Major publishers announced for EB Games Expo 2014 in Sydney

EB Games today outlined the publishers who'll be in attendance at this year's EB Games Expo 2014 in Sydney. Those publishers include Activision, Electronic Arts, Nintendo, Sony,...

“The Final Hours of…” Titanfall deals with legal actions involving Activision

Geoff Keighley's latest "The Final Hours of..." video is now available, dealing specifically with Titanfall and legal issues involving Activision. As you may be aware, a...

NHL 14 predicts that the Boston Bruins will win this year’s Stanley Cup

In its yearly Stanley Cup simulation, EA Sports has used NHL 14 to predict that the Boston Bruins will win their second Stanley Cup in...

[CLOSED] Want 1 of our 1000 free Wildstar beta codes for this weekend?

Carbine's new MMO, Wildstar, has a free beta on offer this weekend for those with an all-important unlock code. Stevivor has 1000 of those codes...

26% of purchased Steam games go unplayed

Turns out, most of those Steam sales are too good to resist. Ars Technica has determined that 26% of games purchased on Steam are never played....

Bungie breaks silence on Halo composer Marty O’Donnell’s termination

Late last night, Bungie confirmed that Marty O'Donnell no longer was employed at the company. While steering clear of O'Donnell's allegation that he'd been "terminated...

Halo composer Marty O’Donnell says Bungie terminated him “without cause” last week

Marty O'Donnell, the composer of music for Bungie titles like Halo, took to Twitter to say he was "terminated without cause" from Bungie late last week. O'Donnell...

Snoop Dogg gets a killstreak on your ears in Call of Duty: Ghosts from...

Activision and Infinity Ward today confirmed that the "Snoop Dogg Voice Pack" will be headed to Call of Duty: Ghosts on Xbox Live from next week. You...

Xbox 360 Games, DLC now on sale on the Xbox Games Store

Microsoft's having yet another sale on Xbox 360 games and DLC, and thanks to reader ReptileScorpio we've got the list of goods for you...

Bioshock Infinite’s Elizabeth was originally mute, completely different in appearance

At a GDC presentation in San Francisco, Irrational Games' Shawn Robertson explained how Bioshock Infinite's Elizabeth was to look completely different from the character we...

Star Trek: Timelines to be more than just “another combat simulator”

In a recent interview with Polygon, Disruptor Beam's CEO Jon Radoff said Star Trek: Timelines will stay true to creator Gene Roddenberry's version of the...

The Diversions: Titanfall Mythbusters answers all of your theoretical questions

We love Defend the House. More specifically, we love their "Mythbusters" themed videos. This time, the guys are back with an episode of Titanfall Mythbusters. In the video,...

Watch: The Battlefield 4 “death shield” absorbs your bullets, bounces frags back at you

This is an interesting bug. YouTube user JackFrags has posted a new video showing off a bug he calls the "death shield" in Battlefield 4. The bug...

Green Man Gaming’s 7 Days of Deals event begins today

If you're a PC gamer looking for a bargain, look no further. Green Man Gaming's 7 Days of Deals is a cavalcade of discounts. From...

Turtle Beach Ear Force P12 for PS4, PS Vita announced at PAX East

Turtle Beach used PAX East to announce the Ear Force P12 amplified stereo gaming headset for PS4 and PS Vita. The P12 will provide high-quality digital...

Ubisoft’s E3: Uplay Ambassadors get an all-expenses paid experience; 1,000 others can attend the...

Ubisoft yesterday announced a contest that will bring Uplay members from around the world to E3 2014 in Los Angeles. The winners, dubbed Uplay Ambassadors,...

Preview: Murdered: Soul Suspect

Last week, we spent another hour with Murdered: Soul Suspect. In a hands-on demo, we took part in the game's first hour or so of content, which was largely the same as our initial E3 experience.

Dragon Age: Inquisition to have Mass Effect 3-like Kinect voice commands on Xbox

BioWare confirmed that Dragon Age: Inquisition will feature Kinect voice controls similar to those in Mass Effect 3. The voice commands will be featured in the...