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23 July 2019

22 July 2019

FeatureSnack Hacks, a cookbook for people who like games, is a strange delight

"You've been playing the Da Vinci Code video game for a few hours..."

21 July 2019

14 July 2019

Digital FoundryDF Retro - how N64's Turok: Dinosaur Hunter was years ahead of its time

Revisiting the 1997 shooter with features even Quake didn't have.

10 July 2019

FeatureNot even Mario and Zelda could make the Barcode Battler any good

But it did do its part to shape the modern gaming world.

6 July 2019

1 July 2019

Alan Wake developer Remedy regains publishing rights

UPDATE: Teases Alan Wake going multiplatform.

29 June 2019

28 June 2019

23 June 2019

22 June 2019

20 June 2019

15 June 2019

13 June 2019

12 June 2019

10 June 2019

6 June 2019

VideoA brief history of Call of Duty's Captain Price

Captain Macmillan would be proud.

4 June 2019

Sega boosts Mega Drive Mini games total to 42

Includes Darius and ultra-rare Tetris.

2 June 2019

Download Minecraft: Story Mode now before it's delisted later this month

"We'd recommend checking you have all the episodes downloaded!"

1 June 2019

27 May 2019

Feature40 years on, celebrating the Mattel Intellivision

The visionary console that tried to take on the mighty Atari.

25 May 2019

FeatureGames that ask: what are cities?

From Pocket City to Sandcastles.

24 May 2019

22 May 2019

19 May 2019

18 May 2019

16 May 2019

11 May 2019

Digital FoundryNinja Gaiden 2: a fighting classic gets a new lease of life on Xbox One X

Plus: DF Retro revisits one of gaming's most fascinating multi-platform releases.

10 May 2019

1 May 2019

23 April 2019

20 April 2019

FeatureThe mysterious world of Las Meninas

A quick look at a masterpiece.

18 April 2019

Sega unveils ten more games included in September's Mega Drive Mini

Streets of Rage 2! Earthworm Jim! Castle of Illusion!

11 April 2019

PodcastWhy people love the Ace Attorney games

Holding court on the latest Eurogamer Podcast.

6 April 2019

5 April 2019

1 April 2019

Digital FoundryDF Retro: What links Bubsy the Bobcat with Days Gone?

The origins and legacy of a notorious 16-bit mascot.

31 March 2019

26 March 2019

Bethesda's giving away Morrowind free to celebrate 25 years of The Elder Scrolls

UPDATE: Giveaway period extended following technical difficulties.

24 March 2019

FeatureUncanny games with hidden rooms

Five and a half minute hallway.

23 March 2019

19 March 2019

17 March 2019

FeatureInside Tomb of Horrors, the hardest D&D module ever made

It challenges players, and it challenges different design philosophies.

16 March 2019

14 March 2019

PodcastHow well does the 1996 original Diablo hold up?

And what we want from Diablo 4 - all on the latest Eurogamer Podcast.

13 March 2019

FeatureHow language shapes the way we play

On the importance of localisation.

10 March 2019

Digital FoundryWhat links Tron, classic Disney animation and Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure?

DF Retro presents a masterclass from Hollywood veteran, Bill Kroyer.

9 March 2019

8 March 2019

FeatureThe 15-year hunt for Resident Evil 1.5

How a community went to hell and back searching for the most coveted horror game ever cancelled.

27 February 2019

26 February 2019

24 February 2019

23 February 2019

22 February 2019

FeatureHow one gamer relearnt how to play after a shooting left him blind

"I wanted so badly to be able to play my favourite games again."

15 February 2019

Sealed Super Mario Bros. copy sells for $100k

Sixty thousand golden coins.

13 February 2019

12 February 2019

FeatureThe impossible architecture of video games

Bang head against wall of text.

11 February 2019

FeatureThe haunted origins of Pokémon

Gastly tales of the onixpected.

6 February 2019

5 February 2019

4 February 2019

2 February 2019

31 January 2019

30 January 2019

27 January 2019

23 January 2019

FeatureThe promise of a game world you can touch

"Going to the Feelies this evening, Henry?"

20 January 2019

19 January 2019

FeatureVideo games: officially better than films

If you're seven, says Ellie Gibson.

17 January 2019

15 January 2019

9 January 2019

7 January 2019

6 January 2019

5 January 2019

23 December 2018

FeatureMoments of 2018: The closure of Telltale Games

The human cost of game development.

22 December 2018

20 December 2018

19 December 2018

This Amiga 3000 has quite the history

But it needs some TLC.

16 December 2018

Digital FoundryDF Retro: the forgotten Nintendo tech that makes GameCube HDMI possible

Nintendo's vintage 2001 console has never looked better.

14 December 2018

13 December 2018

PodcastThe wonder of a new Monster Boy game

We get caught in the Dragon's Trap in the latest Eurogamer Podcast.

12 December 2018

FeatureThe brilliance of video game maps

Press X to mark the spot.

11 December 2018

10 December 2018

Digital FoundryDF Retro: we play every single Doom console conversion

Doom is 25 today - and this is every console port the PC game inspired.