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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.

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.

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.

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.

FeatureKazunori Yamauchi

Talking the torque.

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?

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.

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.

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.

FeatureGuitar Hero World Tour

Chord progression.

Tom Clancy's EndWar

All mouth?


Heads will roll.

EA Casual Roundup

Casual need a break occasionally.

Tom Clancy's EndWar

Fighting talk.


Harvest soon.

FeatureBig Daddy speaks

Ken Levine, that is. You won't Adam and Eve it.

FeatureSpanish Inquisition

Peter Moore talks Peter Jackson, HD-DVD and slugging it out with Sony.

Sonic The Hedgehog

TGS: Hands-on, and chat with Masahiro Kumono.

FeatureEA takes on the World

The Cup runneth over.