Chairman Steve's House of GamesRadar In-Jokes

An illustrated field guide to our favorite self-referential gags

Possessing a bone-dry wit and a droning monotone to match, GamesRadar’s former CheatPlanet editor has the rare distinction of being an in-joke unto himself. Those who’ve heard his Norm MacDonald-esque delivery on TalkRadar, or who’ve read his deceptively straightforward articles already know why his deadpan delivery and equally deadpan humor set his work apart; for everyone else, he’s a taste worth acquiring.

Above: Here is a picture of the person we are talking about

Sadly, Paul left us last year to pursue grad school in Boston, but his stuff occasionally shows up here. For us, those occasions are a little like Christmas.


After graduating from college in 2000 with a BA in journalism, I worked for five years as a copy editor, page designer and videogame-review columnist at a couple of mid-sized newspapers you've never heard of. My column eventually got me a freelancing gig with GMR magazine, which folded a few months later. I was hired on full-time by GamesRadar in late 2005, and have since been paid actual money to write silly articles about lovable blobs.
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