Xav de Matos



Xav de Matos is the former Feature Content Director at Joystiq, Senior Editor at Shacknews, and Contributing Editor at GamePro.

He was a co-host on the iTunes award-winning podcast Weekend Confirmed.

He is Canadian and is very sorry for Justin Bieber.


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If you're looking for family fun but don't want to stray too far from the video game franchises you know and love, tabletop gaming may be the perfect alternative for you this holiday season. While t...

December 24th 2014 at 5:00pm
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Warm yourself by the holiday fire with a blanket, a warm cup of cocoa and a good discounted mobile app. Publisher 2K games is offering its biggest apps for discounted prices beginning today, includi...

December 23rd 2014 at 6:00pm
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In 2015, developer Intelligent Systems invites you through a tour of history where Abraham Lincoln teams up with the likes of The Cowardly Lion and Tom Sawyer to battle aliens in a steampunk-power...

December 22nd 2014 at 3:00pm
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Ask your parents or significant other to pack you a basket of sandwiches, because you have an entire country to drive across in Ubisoft's The Crew, now available on the PlayStation Store for $59.99 (...

December 2nd 2014 at 8:30pm
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PS3, Xbox 360 Here are just some of the things you can do in Assassin's Creed Rogue: climb a tower, hunt a whale, hide in a haystack, steer a ship in a storm, stick a sword through a man's eye sock...

November 25th 2014 at 9:01am
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Below, we have republished our original Grand Theft Auto 5 review, with added evaluation of the new material found in the Xbox One and PS4 version. The updated text is based on a retail PS4 copy of Gr...

November 18th 2014 at 3:45pm
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Developer Techland has announced it has halted production on Dying Light for Xbox 360 and PS3. In a Facebook post announcing the plan, Techland explained "older consoles just couldn't run the game an...

October 28th 2014 at 8:30pm
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Remedy released a demo walkthrough video on Friday for its coming Xbox One-exclusive, Quantum Break, featuring lead writer and former Max Payne model Sam Lake. While a good portion of the video i...

October 27th 2014 at 5:30pm
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Today, Nintendo broadcast thirty minutes of Smash Bros. Wii U action for the world, revealing fifty facts about the upcoming game. While a good portion of the Nintendo Direct episode was reiterati...

October 23rd 2014 at 8:30pm
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Twenty-one years ago the world was introduced to the mysterious universe of Gabriel Knight from prolific games industry creative Jane Jensen. This month marks the celebration of that anniversary, wit...

October 22nd 2014 at 5:00pm