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Johnny Minkley


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

FeatureGolden Generation: How FIFA Won the HD Era

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

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

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

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.

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

Sony's mascots line up in this familiar brawler.

FeatureBASIC Instinct: A New Golden Age Of UK Development?

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

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

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

FeatureSuper Mario 3D Land

Mushroom for improvement?

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: 3DS Six Months On

Charting a troubled launch.

FeatureDMC Devil May Cry

Platinum meddle.

FeatureA Hero's Journey

Jenova Chen's mission to revolutionise multiplayer.

FeaturePrototype 2

Love me tendril.

FeatureFinishing Duke Nukem Forever

Randy Pitchford on the end of history.

Feature7 Things You Didn't Know About Wii U

Miyamoto and Iwata share their secrets.

FeatureBeing Nathan Drake

Nolan North’s life in games.

FeaturePSN: The PR Disaster

Communication breakdown.

Twisted Metal

Mettle detector.

Resistance 3

Reinventing the wheel.

Uncharted 3 Multiplayer

Drakes on a plane.

inFamous 2

Fox news.

FeatureJust one more go...

Eurogamer quizzes Panorama on addiction special.

FeatureKazunori Yamauchi

Talking the torque.

FeatureControl Method

SpecialEffect's mission to get disabled kids gaming.

Feature"Someone's got to be the Taliban"

Does Medal of Honor really respect the soldier?

FeatureJust for the record?

Analysing Halo's launch.

Halo: Reach

Who's laughing now?

FeatureThe EGTV Show: The Videogames Election - Episode 1

Six months on the games industry's campaign trail.

FeatureNintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto

In pursuit of happiness.

UFC 2010: Undisputed

Second's out.


Street fighter, too?

2010 FIFA World Cup

Terry and June.

Red Dead Redemption

Best western?


Fire works.

FeatureNintendo's Eiji Aonuma

Extensive video and text interview with the spirit of the Zelda series.

The Beatles: Rock Band

The Fab Six.

Ashes Cricket 2009

Super bowl?


Risky business.


EA shows the Create-A-Set-Piece system. Freer kick!

Left 4 Dead 2

Axe to grind.

E3: Wolfenstein

Veiled threat.

Colin McRae DiRT 2

Mud sticks.

F1 2009

Qualifying session.

FeatureDouble Fine's Tim Schafer

On fans, funnies and roadie love.

FeatureEA Sports' Peter Moore

On MotionPlus, E3 and taking the fight to the internet.

Red Faction: Guerrilla

Small town riot.

FeatureThe Art of Dante's Inferno

Wayne Barlowe on raising Hell.

Dante's Inferno

Go to Hell.

Company of Heroes: Tales of Valor

Anything left in the tank?

FeatureSilicon Knights' Denis Dyack

Taking on Epic, reviewers and the internet.


Gene cool.

FeatureMaxis' Will Wright

Spore, The Sims and what lies ahead.

FeatureEurogamer TV: The Best of E3

Top vids you might have missed.

FeaturePrince of Persia

Top of the POPs?

Far Cry 2

So far, so good.

FeatureUFC 2009 Undisputed

The Ultimate Fighter?


Gesture politics with the Wii version.


Changing tactics with Xbox 360 and PS3.

FeatureRobert Ludlum's The Bourne Conspiracy: Video Roundup

Exclusive quintet of clips from the declassified finished article.

FeatureGuitar Hero World Tour

Chord progression.

Tom Clancy's EndWar

All mouth?

FeatureAlone in the Dark Video Roundup

Extensive gameplay capture in big, neat and spooky chunks.


Heads will roll.

EA Casual Roundup

Casual need a break occasionally.

FeatureGrand Theft Auto IV Gameplay Video Roundup

Lots of direct-feed of our favourite bits.

FeatureEurogamer TV Show - Episode 21

Video Games Live! War! 2007 again!

Tom Clancy's EndWar

Fighting talk.

FeatureEurogamer TV Show: Episode 20

Mass Effect, Crysis, 'Woo hoo!'

FeatureEurogamer TV Show: Episode 19

PS3 joy, FPS hell and WWE asphyxiation.

FeatureBBFC: Who are they rating for?

Comparing the BBFC's attitude to film and games.

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