Steven Goates, under the username Ridgedog, or simply Ridge, is a Yogscast member and former leader of The VoxelBox. Ridge used to be the Creations Manager and Producer for the Yogscast, but is now a Content Producer.
Back when he was a Creations Manager and Producer, he would be responsible for finding Minecraft mods, adventure maps, and indie games for Simon and Lewis to play. Ridge would also manage and referee events and collabs, such as Minecraft Testificate Golf, Survival Games, The Walls, and Crown Conquest, and was responsible for planning Shadow of Israphel.
- Ridge used to live in Fort Wayne, Indiana until his impromptu move to Bergen, Norway where he is currently staying with CannibalCow, his girlfriend for the "forseeable future with no plan to return."
- Ridge has a dog named Daisy.
- Ridge is 6 feet, 7 inches tall (204 cm).
- Ridge was the guest on episode 196 of The Shaft Podcast.
- Ridge used to be the Lead Admin of The VoxelBox, but has passed over the ownership to VoxelBox member, Ciscog33k.
- Ridge's hair was blue for a brief period of time. His Minecraft skin exhibited the same colour hair for this period.
- Ridge has a piercing through his left eyebrow.
- Ridge has an older brother named Rick.
- Ridge is the father of two daughters, and his girlfriend is currently pregnant with his third child.
- "Those trees are free to leaf whenever they choose."
- "This is the HMS Ridged for Her Pleasure."
- "Duncan, I need help. Antimatter explosives as fast as you please. This will eat the world."
- "Goddammit Bebop."
- "sneak, sneak, sneak, SNEAK!"
- "Man up, gear up, run in and go tits up! CENTURY GUNS!"
- "What did you just do?"
- "Row row row your boat, gently through the mall. Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily, Ridge will kill you all."
- "RING RING MOTHERFUCKER!"
- "Millions dead. Millions dead!"
- "With a capital C and that rhymes with P and that stands for KICKYOURASS!"
- "I'm done with space donuts, space donuts are dumb!"
- "This is not a pigu at all!"
- "Bees...burning bees...bees on fire!"
| Content Producers: Lewis Brindley (Xephos), Simon Lane (Honeydew), Paul Sykes (Sjin), Duncan Jones (Lalna), |
Chris Lovasz (Sips), Hannah Rutherford (Lomadia), Martyn Littlewood (InTheLittleWood), Joakim Hellstrand (Rythian),
Liam MacKay (Nilesy), Chris Trott (Trottimus), Alex Smith (Alsmiffy), Ross Hornby (Djh3max),
Kim Richards (NanoSounds), Sam Thorne (Strippin), Keith Steinbach (BebopVox), Zoey Proasheck (Zoeya),
John Cochrane (Panda), Dave Bagnall (DaveChaos), Steven Goates (Ridgedog), Matt Needler (iFirez),
Phil Southam (BruteAlmighty), Toby Cottrell (SoTotallyToby), William Strife (Linkthe1st), Mark Turpin (Turpster),
Ted Forsyth (Pyrion Flax), Alex Parvis (Parv), Rick van Laanen (Zylus)
Business: Dave Boddington (Bodders)
Community: Anya Ferris (MintyMinute), Si Melton, Ben Edgar
Producers: Tom Clark (Angor)
Audio: Sam Gibbs, Adrian Ruiz, Niall
Editors: Adam Davis, Tom Bates, Colin Bassett, Alex Turner,
Artists: Ørjan Aarvik (Teutron), Nina-Serena, Harry Marshall (VeteranHarry)
Animators: Ciaran Askew (Ceeraanoo)
Other: Nathan Ditum, Rob Pearson, Dave Jackson, Matt Toffolo