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Ellie Gibson


Ellie spent nearly a decade working at Eurogamer, specialising in hard-hitting executive interviews and nob jokes. These days she does a comedy show and podcast. She pops back now and again to write the odd article and steal our biscuits.

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FeatureWhy I don't understand YouTube: A middle-aged woman writes

Will video game videos kill the video game star? What?

FeatureHow I ruined Sega's financial results

Or: What I did on my summer holidays, by Ellie Gibson.

FeatureEllie Gibson on E3

The high and the lows.

FeatureAre we all living in a video game?

Ellie Gibson on space, simulations, and Sweden's Eurovision fortunes.

FeatureMy word game rage shame

Hell hath no fury like Ellie Gibson losing at Scrabble.

FeatureHow Amstrad Action changed my life

Ellie Gibson goes back to her roots.

FeatureShould games and politics ever mix?

Ellie Gibson on Juice Jam and fascism.

FeatureBehind the Scenes on Dara O Briain's Go 8 Bit

Ellie Gibson tells all. Well, some.

FeatureSonic boom: Ellie Gibson on nostalgia, novelty, and that 9/10

Look, at least it's not another Pokemon Go article.

FeatureWhy video games are better than Lego

Someone should tell Ben Fogle.

FeatureWhy virtual reality is the future

By Ellie Gibson, lawnmower woman.

FeatureEllie Gibson on: Manual Stimulation

In praise of a dying format.

ReviewSingStar Ultimate Party review

The day the music died.

FeatureGamesMaster: The Inside Story

From the archive: Dominik Diamond, Dave Perry and friends reveal what went on behind the scenes of the greatest games show ever made.

FeatureThe worst games I've ever played, by Ellie Gibson

She says goodbye to Eurogamer in the way she knows best.

FeatureA horse named Gizmondo: The inside story of the world's greatest failed console

From the archive: A look at one of gaming's most spectacular failures.

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Maximo

Remember when "pants" was funny?

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Super Mario Kart

"It's like you're Goose and I'm Val Kilmer."

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Morrowind

"Better than the Nazis."

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Spy Hunter

"Spies Like Us has a lot to answer for."

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Street Fighter 2

"There was blood all over the SNES controller."

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Robotron: 2084

Donlan and Gibson go down the arcade.

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Super Mario Sunshine

Ellie and her latest guest look back at a forgotten classic.

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Diablo 2

"Ou est le syndicat d'initiative?"

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Full Throttle

Cara Ellison talks adventuring.

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Crash Team Racing

"You are a failure and an idiot."

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Thief: The Dark Project

Featuring Paul Dean, man of steal.

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Final Fantasy 7

Cloud computing with Simon Parkin.

VideoVideo: Let's Replay Tomb Raider 1

It was acceptable in the 90s.

RecommendedTomb Raider review

Follow the Moskva down to Gorky Park.

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