Phil Hornshaw

Phil Hornshaw

Phil Hornshaw is an author, freelance writer and journalist living in Los Angeles. He is the co-author of The Space Hero's Guide to Glory: How to Get Off Your Podunk Planet and Master the Final Frontier and So You Created a Wormhole: The Time Traveler's Guide to Time Travel. He also spends a lot of time writing about video games.
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Gaming

Want to use Steam's library for all your games? Here's how to add any program

Steam is a useful portal for buying games, but it also keeps all your PC games organized. Here's how you can add non-steam video games to Valve's online portal, to keep all your games in one place.
Product Review

'Marvel's Spider-Man' nails the feel of Spidey’s web-slinging antics

A good Spider-Man game must nail the acrobatic action of its hero. ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ coming to PlayStation 4 this fall, understand that, and the excitement of Spidey’s acrobatics make up for the game’s workmanlike take on New…
Product Review

Two years and many updates later, 'No Man's Sky' is still just OK

One of the most anticipated games of the year – and of all time – No Man’s Sky has an incredible burden of expectation to support. Is its universe really one you can get lost in for hundreds of hours? Or is this another game that’s…
Gaming

'Destiny 2: Forsaken' will be the demise of Cayde-6, but there's plenty fans will love

Not only is Bungie adding a huge amount of new content to "Destiny 2" with its Year 2 expansion, "Forsaken," but it's changing the way a lot of things in its multiplayer shooter work going forward. Here's all the info we have on "Forsaken,"…
Movies & TV

‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’ radiates energy in phenomenal action scenes

You'll likely easily guess the spy thriller plot twists of "Mission: Impossible -- Fallout," but the action is so good you won't notice, or care.
Gaming

How to sync your controllers to your Xbox One, and keep them working

Wireless controllers are a mainstay of the latest console generations and incredibly convenient -- but you still need to know how to get them to connect to your consoles. Here's everything you need to know to sync your Xbox One controllers…