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Ellie Gibson

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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.

Featured articles

Feature | Why I don't understand YouTube: A middle-aged woman writes

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

Feature | How I ruined Sega's financial results

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

Feature | Ellie Gibson on E3

The high and the lows.

Feature | Are we all living in a video game?

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

Feature | My word game rage shame

Hell hath no fury like Ellie Gibson losing at Scrabble.

Feature | How Amstrad Action changed my life

Ellie Gibson goes back to her roots.

Feature | Should games and politics ever mix?

Ellie Gibson on Juice Jam and fascism.

Feature | Sonic boom: Ellie Gibson on nostalgia, novelty, and that 9/10

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

Feature | Why virtual reality is the future

By Ellie Gibson, lawnmower woman.

Feature | GamesMaster: 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.

Feature | The worst games I've ever played, by Ellie Gibson

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

Feature | A 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.

Video | Video: Let's Replay Maximo

Remember when "pants" was funny?

Video | Video: Let's Replay Super Mario Kart

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

Video | Video: Let's Replay Spy Hunter

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

Video | Video: Let's Replay Street Fighter 2

"There was blood all over the SNES controller."

Video | Video: Let's Replay Robotron: 2084

Donlan and Gibson go down the arcade.

Video | Video: Let's Replay Super Mario Sunshine

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

Video | Video: Let's Replay Diablo 2

"Ou est le syndicat d'initiative?"

Video | Video: Let's Replay Full Throttle

Cara Ellison talks adventuring.

Video | Video: Let's Replay Crash Team Racing

"You are a failure and an idiot."

Video | Video: Let's Replay Final Fantasy 7

Cloud computing with Simon Parkin.

Video | Video: Let's Replay Tomb Raider 1

It was acceptable in the 90s.

Recommended | Tomb Raider review

Follow the Moskva down to Gorky Park.

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