Investigations Archive

Sunday, 25 May 2014

The boy who stole Half-Life 2

From the archive: the story behind the $250m robbery.

Wednesday, 9 October 2013

Indies and the next generation of consoles

Inside Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony's fight for the future.

Tuesday, 29 January 2013

Nintendo's Wii U sales struggle

Exclusives are coming, but is it already too late? Eurogamer investigates.

Friday, 20 January 2012

Is the PlayStation Vita worth 230?

Sony's handheld ripped to pieces and costed up.

Thursday, 22 December 2011

The truth behind retailer-exclusive pre-order extras

Why stores do it and what it means for gamers.

Tuesday, 22 November 2011

Making an XBLA Game: The Inside Story

Contracts, exclusivity and outsourced Avatar items.

Friday, 30 September 2011

How Bad is PC Piracy Really?

DRM or not to DRM, that is the question.

Tuesday, 30 August 2011

Steam vs. Origin: Is Competition Good for Gamers?

EA, GOG, Gamersgate, Gabe Newell weigh in.

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

New Xbox & PlayStation 4: What to Expect

Crytek UK, Epic and more on what the next generation holds.

Thursday, 28 April 2011

Are Console Games Dying?

Angry Birds says yes. Eurogamer investigates.

Thursday, 24 March 2011

Why the Nintendo 3DS costs 230

Nintendo's new handheld ripped open and costed up.

Monday, 10 January 2011

Where does my money go?

When you spend 40 on a game, who gets it? Eurogamer investigates.

Thursday, 9 December 2010

What can topple World of Warcraft?

Rivals and analysts answer.