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Jon Hicks

Audience Development Director

Jon has been writing about video games and technology since 2002, during which time he contributed to dozens of publications and spent seven years as Editor-in-Chief of Official Xbox Magazine. He has a terrible addiction to shonky open-world games.

Featured articles

Feature | The E3 Bulletin - Wednesday

Zelda! Cyberpunk! Dying Light 2!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Tuesday

Final Fantasy! Roller Champions! Ian Man!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Monday

Scarlett! Keanu! Deathloop!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin - Friday

Sony! Forza! Final Fantasy! The end!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin - Thursday

Fortnite! Pokemon! Cyberpunk!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin - Wednesday

Smash Bros! Rage! Fortnite!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Tuesday

Kojima! Miyamoto! Live banjo music!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Monday

Elder Scrolls! Xbox overload! No more loot boxes!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Friday

Assassins! Anthem! The end!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Thursday

Miyamoto! Crash! Zombies!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Wednesday

Mind control! Cross-play! War!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Tuesday

Sci-fi! Spencer! Sadness!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Monday

Forza! Anthem! Nazis! The joy of X!

Come and work at Gamer Network!

A hire power beckons.

Amazon slashes prices on Dishonored 2 and Watch Dogs 2 for Black Friday

UPDATE: Dishonored 2 and FIFA 17 now down to £29.99

LA hotel can't tell the difference between GTA 5 screenshot and actual LA

UPDATE: Hotel replaces GTA 5 screenshot with picture of actual LA.

Feature | The E3 bulletin: Friday

Reggie vs VR! Pay to pirate! VR porn!

Feature | The E3 bulletin: Thursday

Catweagel! Xbox arguments! Bethesda RPGs!

Feature | The E3 bulletin: Wednesday

Endless Zelda! Interminable Pokemon! Unchanged Xbox!

Feature | The E3 bulletin: Tuesday

Kojima! New Xbox! God of War 4! State of Decay 2!

Feature | The E3 bulletin: Monday

Mass Effect! Dishonored 2! Xbox Slim! Football!

EGX | EGX partners with Amazon for 2016 show

Biggest show gets biggest retailer.

Feature | One machine to rule them all: the triumph of Xbox 360

How Microsoft bridged three generations, and defined the modern console.

Feature | Gamescom Bulletin: Day 3

Blizzard! Boredom! Bratwurst!

Feature | The Gamescom Bulletin: Day 2

Battlefront! Mafia! Awkward banter!

Feature | Gamescom Bulletin: Day 1

Crackdown! Scalebound! Dinklage!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Friday

Yosp! Metroid! Cuphead! And that's a wrap!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Thursday

Shenmue! Ghost Recon! Zelda! Mirror's Edge!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Wednesday

Puppets! Starfox! JRPGs! DayZ!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Tuesday

Everything that would never happen, happened.

The Behemoth bringing Castle Crashers Remastered to Xbox One

Xbox 360 classic gets updates alongside new Game Four.

Watch five minutes of Star Wars Battlefront

Hoth! Speeders! AT-ATs! Darth Vader!

Feature | The E3 Bulletin: Monday

Doom 4! Fallout! Earthbound! Shenmue?