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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.

FeatureVideo games: officially better than films

If you're seven, says Ellie Gibson.

FeatureLegend of Zelda, Love Island and Me, by Ellie Gibson

Is it ever too late to join the party?

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.

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.

FeatureThe Last of Us isn't the solution to sexism in games, but it's a start

Ellie Gibson's take on that New York Times review.

FeatureBeyond: Two Souls preview: David Cage on life after the Rain

Plus: PlayStation 4! Bullet time! Americo-centrism!

FeatureEurogamer meets Jonathan Ross

Ellie chats to the king of, er, chat.

FeaturePS2: The Insiders' Story

To mark the end of PS2 production, we're re-publishing our insiders' account of the console's success, featuring Chris Deering, Phil Harrison and more.

FeatureThe Eurogamer Christmas Challenge

Can you beat our high scores?

FeatureRewriting Tomb Raider

Rhianna Pratchett on the rape controversy, giving Lara a new voice and why it's time for games to grow up.

FeatureWho Won E3?

This week's hottest topics revealed.

FeatureToday's Top Trailers - Day 5

Our final pick of the E3 bunch.

FeatureWho's Winning E3? Day 4

What you're clicking on most.

FeatureToday's Top Trailers - Day 4

The best videos of the last 24 hours.

FeatureWho's Winning E3? Day 3

It's not the taking part that counts.

FeatureToday's Top Trailers - Day 3

Our pick of E3's videos, good and bad.

FeatureWho's Winning E3? Day 2

My press conference is bigger than yours.

FeatureToday's Top Trailers - Day 2

The best and worst of E3's videos so far.

FeatureWho's Winning E3? Day 1

Yes, it IS a popularity contest.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #69

L.A. Noire! Battlefield 3! Martin Robinson!

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #68

Dark Souls! Ridge Racer! Butlers!

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #67

Brink special with Paul Wedgwood.

FeaturePlayStation Home: What's new?

"You'll be pleasantly surprised."

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #61

Sun, sea and sexism.

FeatureEurogamer presents... GDC After Dusk

Bleszinski! Molyneux! Braben! Gibson.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #56

Braben, Portas and [NSF homepage].

Nintendo 3DS Camera

3D photos! Mii Maker! Face Raiders!

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #55

Namco Bandai edition. Plus: special prizes!

FeatureDark Souls

Hardcore spawn.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #53

3DS! Dead Space 2! Velvet owls!

PilotWings Resort

Come fly with Mii.

Kid Icarus: Uprising

Winging it.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #51

Sex, drugs and Gareth Williams.

FeatureGood Year / Bad Year?

A roundup of who made headlines in 2010, for all the right and wrong reasons.

FeatureEurogamer meets Monty Python

Terries Jones and Gilliam talk games.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #48

EA! Uwe Boll! 2011! Igloos!

FeatureDavid Reeves vs. The World

Sony! Capcom! 3D! Brain chips!

FeatureThe Xboss

Microsoft's Stephen McGill talks Kinect.

FeatureMicrosoft's Aaron Greenberg

Kinect vs. Move! Halo vs. COD! Etc.

FeatureLinkin Park's Phoenix Farrell

On Medal of Honor, Man United and more.

FeatureMolyneux, mo' problems

"Time travel is absolutely possible."

FeatureCapcom Tells All

Devil May Cry! Asura's Wrath! Case West!

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #37

Tokyo Game Show Multinational Transatlantic Pan-Pacific Edition!

Tokyo Jungle

Animal attraction.

FeatureMicrosoft's Phil Spencer

Japan? Yes we can! Etc.

FeatureThe Last Guardian

Watch Ueda go.

FeatureTop Gun's Jack Epps Jr.

A chat with the man who wrote the movie.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #35

Duke Nukem! Dragon Quest! Teti! Butter!

FeatureCall of Duty: Black Ops

Soldier to soldier.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #32

FF XIII! Video Reviews! Expo questions! Harold Shipman!

FeatureUbisoft's Women's Things

Jacko! Just Dance! Racket Sports.

FeatureBioWare's Greg Zeschuk

Doctor in the house.

Fallout: New Vegas

Stars and strips.


Fast and furious.

Donkey Kong Country Returns

Gorilla marketing.

FeatureSony's Andrew House

Euro boss talks E3, 3DS, Other OS and PS Plus. Also, where's Last Guardian?

FeatureSony's Ray Maguire

The UK boss talks 3D and E3.

FeaturePlayStation Move: SOCOM 4

The series' producer speaks.

FeaturePlayStation Move: Sports Champions

A chat with producer Olivier Banal.

Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days

Barking up a different tree.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #15

QA expert Dan Jacobs tells all.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast #13

Miyamoto's award! Reeves' return! The Venga Boys.

FeatureThe FarmVille Diaries

Can 85 million people be wrong?

FeatureGrasshopper's Suda 51

"Maybe Europeans just like blood."

FeaturePeter Molyneux's Question Time

Fable III! Project Natal! PS Move! Dogs!

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