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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.

Sony: Yeah, we talked about Powers way too much at our E3 press conference

In an interview with Game Reactor, Sony admitted to something we all already knew: spending way too long at their E3 press conference talking...

Speed runner finishes Fallout 3 in under 24 minutes

I remember spending weeks of cumulative time playing Fallout 3. Not YouTube user BubblesDelFuego. He's just finished the game in under 24 minutes. Check it out: https://youtu.be/YT4t9EHIneo Are...

Bungie: Destiny did not cost $500 million to make

Despite Activision CEO Bobby Kotick's claims that Destiny will cost $500 million USD to make, Bungie’s Pete Parsons says that's not even remotely the...

Gears of War’s Cliff Bleszinski coming out of retirement

Just don't call it a comeback. Cliff "CliffyB" Bleszinski, known for his work on Epic's Gears of War franchise, took to Twitter to reveal he's...

(Barely any) Australian video game releases: July 2014

We don't even know what to say about July*, folks. It's a bit of a stinker, eh? Seriously, guys and gals. There are no words....

3DS, Wii U cross-buy now available on the European eShop

For the first time, a cross-buy title is heading to the Wii U and 3DS. Already popular between the PS3, PS4 and PS Vita, the...

Natural Doctrine heading to Australia in September

NIS America yesterday announced that Natural Doctrine will be available in Australia and New Zealand in September. The strategy game will feature cross-play and cross-save...

Here are Destiny’s Achievments/Trophies

Bungie today released the Achievements/Trophies for their upcoming Destiny. Rather than do it all text-based, Bungie provided one huge image. Have at it! We've just previewed Destiny's alpha...

Watch Dogs had its multiplayer hacked… but in a good way

Ubisoft today advised that Watch Dogs' multiplayer has been tweaked to encourage more players to try its online modes. "From now on, the victim of a...

Stephen “Stepto” Toulouse returns to Microsoft as Community Manager of Gears of War

Stephen "Stepto" Toulouse, former Director of Xbox Live Policy and Enforcement at Microsoft, has returned back to the company as the new Community Manager...

Disney Interactive announces Disney Infinity Toy Box Summit

Disney Interactive recently announced the first-ever Disney Infinity Toy Box Summit, described as a "super-powered Toy Box competition," in Salt Lake City, USA from...

Don’t expect Gran Turismo 7 in 2014

Gran Turismo Creator Kazunori Yamauchi recently told Eurogamer that GT7 won't be ready for 2014. "We are working on the title," Yamauchi said. "I don't...

Xbox.com soon to showcase Xbox One Achievements, gameplay clips and player activity

An upcoming Xbox.com update will allow gamers to check Xbox One player activity, Achievements and gameplay clips directly from the site. Xbox's Larry "Major Nelson"...

Nintendo shareholders re-elect Satoru Iwata and other executives

In its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders over the weekend, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata and eight other head executives were re-elected. Iwata, Genyo Takeda, Shigeru...

WA committee wants to ban the possession of R18+ games in the state

The Western Australian Joint Standing Committee on the Commissioner for Children and Young People recently recommended that their Classification Enforcement Act should "prohibit the sale,...

EA announces Ultimate Editions for Madden 15, FIFA 15 and NHL 15

EA today advised that they're offering Ultimate Editions of Madden NFL 15, FIFA 15 and NHL 15. Said editions will feature bonus content primarily...

Sniper Elite III launch woes: Cancelled PC keys, 16GB Xbox One patch

Man, someone sure scored a headshot on Sniper Elite III. Developer Rebellion and Steam recently advised that a number of Sniper Elite III PC keys...

Battlefield: Hardline will have a second beta on “all announced platforms”

Battlefield Hardline's beta may have finished that, but that doesn't mean we won't get a second one before the game comes out. EA's Steve Papoutsis thanked...

In-depth at E3: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

You can tell Activision was a tad more cautious concerning Call of Duty at this year’s E3. In the media-only section, it was Destiny,...

YouTube now supports videos at 60 frames per second, uses Battlefield: Hardline to show...

YouTube took to its Creators blog today to announce they've added support for videos running at 60 frames per second, perfect for thos uploading...