Chris Button

Chris Button is an award-nominated writer based in Adelaide, who specialises in videogames and technology. His words have appeared on Junkee, GameSpot, Byteside and plenty more. He loves all things screen-related, sport, and small fluffy animals. Chris also uses Twitter more than he probably should.

Chris's Latest Articles

Digital New Zealand

New Zealand plays video games at a higher rate than Australians

Two-thirds of New Zealand plays video games, with a strong preference towards mobile gaming.

GeForce Now is launching in Australia

Cloud gaming service GeForce Now is live in Australia

GeForce Now will let you play PC games with high-end graphical settings across various devices, including desktops, laptops, smart TVs,…

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Opinions & Analysis

Age of Darkness: Final Stand is a brutal survival RTS

For the masochists and persistent strategy enthusiasts, Age of Darkness: Final Stand is a punishingly tough strategy game from Melbourne's…


Australia's games industry body joins environmental impact collective. Will it help?

IGEA has announced it has joined the Playing for the Planet Alliance and committed to several environmental initiatives, but what…

Xbox Game Pass is just one of many game subscription services being used worldwide

Nearly half of Australian video game players use a game subscription service

In a sign of growing popularity of game subscription services, a new report has found that nearly half of all…

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Video games the second-most popular form of entertainment during the pandemic

A new study finds that more Australians than ever are enjoying video games, thanks in part to the pandemic and…

The Forgotten City behind the scenes

Behind the high-risk development of The Forgotten City

The Forgotten City creator Nick Pearce put it all on the line to make the critically acclaimed game.

Final Fantasy XIV Endwalker

Final Fantasy XIV becomes the most profitable game in series history

After a disastrous launch in 2010, Naoki Yoshida and his team have led Final Fantasy XIV to be one of…


FIFA and EA reach stalemate over billion-dollar licencing agreement

Two years of talks between FIFA and EA have reportedly broken down regarding the right to use the FIFA licence…

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Simon Boxer's personal Ring of Pain: The long road to games success

Ring of Pain is one of Australia's big video game successes. But for its creative director Simon Boxer, the road…

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