Media Inquiries

Paul Hunter, founder of NextGen Player, is a leading authority on the Canadian video game industry. He covers all facets of the gaming industry in Canada including breaking video game news, live gaming events, video game previews and reviews, developer spotlights and interviews, highlights of game promotions and retail sales, as well as game sales data and research.

Paul is available for media requests for TV, radio, print, web or special events. As trusted experts on the Canadian games industry, Paul has appeared on Global News, Newstalk 1010, The Globe and Mail, Rogers TV, CP24, The Mark News and more.

To contact Paul about a media inquiry, please email him at

Review Policy

All games reviewed on NextGen Player are played to completion, unless noted as an early access game or review in progress. Content played before review includes main campaign, majority of the side quests, and multiplayer components. Our ten-point scoring system is as follows:

10 - Masterpiece
9 - Amazing
8 - Great
7 - Good
6 - Okay
5 - Mediocre
4 - Bad
3 - Awful
2 - Painful
1 - Unbearable