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Johnny Minkley

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Johnny Minkley is a veteran games writer and broadcaster, former editor of Eurogamer TV, VP of gaming charity SpecialEffect, and hopeless social media addict.

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FeatureGolden Generation: How FIFA Won the HD Era

From 2/10 to PES-killer, the story behind EA Canada's current-gen success.

Does FIFA copy PES? EA execs respond to Konami accusations

FIFA boss "feels" for Murphy, hopes management "appreciate" him

FeatureFIFA 13 Preview: "The referee's a w*nker!"

Kinect and Skill Games make up a FIFA that's all about the unpredictable.

ReviewLondon 2012 Review

A sporting chance?

ReviewHeroes of Ruin Review

Together, better.

FeatureWould an Apple TV kill the console business?

Rumours of an iDevice for the living room highlight the huge challenges facing next-gen gaming systems.

ReviewDatura Review

Hand of odd.

FeaturePlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Preview: Super Smashing Great?

Sony's mascots line up in this familiar brawler.

ReviewFrobisher Says Review

Worth repeating?

ReviewReality Fighters Review

Oxford Street Fighter.

FeatureBASIC Instinct: A New Golden Age Of UK Development?

How the gaming greats of the '80s are trying to encourage the legends of tomorrow.

Naughty Dog: move to next-gen is "terrifying"

Transition from PS2 to PS3 marked studio's "darkest days".

Naughty Dog wants to "change the f***ing industry" with The Last of Us

"Storytelling is so poor right now," claims creative director.

The Last Of Us scored by Oscar-winner Gustavo Santaolalla

Naughty Dog: "We're going for emotion not horror."

FeatureClever Game Pricing, Not Just Games, Is Key to Vita's Success

The last piece to the Vita puzzle is perhaps the most important.

VideoThe EGTV Show: Why should you buy a PlayStation Vita?

Sony and its studios make their pre-launch pitch.

Sony: PlayStation Vita will break UK launch record

Euro boss Ryan "pretty certain" of a sell-out.

Sony planning "more tailored approach" to Vita game pricing

Multiple price-points expected, but publisher confident it can "sustain" premium pricing on triple-A games.

MotorStorm boss feared Apocalypse failure "might be the end" of Evolution

But Sony "defended and protected us", says Matt Southern.

ReviewMove Fitness Review

Going through the motions.

Sony: it would be "undesirable" for PS4 to launch significantly later than the competition

But, "there's still a lot of unfinished business on PS3."

Infinity Ward: it's "better for the industry" if MW3 and BF3 succeed

Studio is "friends" with DICE, producer blasts EA "silly talk".

Gearbox: Duke Nukem Forever wasn't reviewed fairly

Co-founder not sure where "some of the anger came from".

Naughty Dog: "PS3 still has a lot of mileage"

But will studio's next game be made for it?

ReviewDance Central 2

Too cool for school?

ReviewJust Dance 3

Four to the floor.

Sledgehammer boss dismisses BF3 rivalry

Plus, why there's no Modern Warfare 3 beta.

FeatureSuper Mario 3D Land

Mushroom for improvement?

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: 3DS Six Months On

Charting a troubled launch.

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