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Oli Welsh


Oli is the editor of Eurogamer.net and likes to take things one word at a time. His friends call him The European, but that's just a coincidence. He's still playing Diablo 3.

Welcome to the new Eurogamer

New look, threaded comments, portable view, much more!

EGX is coming to Berlin

Sister event debuts in German capital this September.

FeatureXbox Game Pass revives Xbox One's digital vision - without the evil

Microsoft kills game ownership and… it sort of makes sense?

RecommendedShadowhand review

Deal and deliver.

Shadowhand, the solitaire RPG, finally has a release date

From the makers of Regency Solitaire!

EssentialSuper Mario Odyssey review

Highway 64 revisited.

RecommendedForza Motorsport 7 review

Forza many, not the few.

VideoWatch: Andy Serkis talks acting and his Planet of the Apes game

In conversation with Oli at EGX earlier today.

Blizzard gamescom 2017 show live report

Overwatch! Hearthstone! World of Warcraft? All of this and more, live from 5pm BST.

Nintendo's making a SNES-themed 3DS XL

And it's out in October.

Rez Infinite gets surprise - and very welcome - PC release today

Miz: "We need much more resolution. It's not enough yet."

Hey! Pikmin review

Plant-based substitute.

Black the Fall review

Bloc and key.

Diablo 3's Necromancer DLC out next week

Plus a new, complete Eternal Collection for consoles.

FeatureEurogamer's best of E3 2017

Our five Editors' Choice awards revealed.

FeatureE3's press conferences are killing E3

There just aren't enough games to go around.

Forza Motorsport 7 out in October, has trucks

And Porsches. Lots of Porsches.

Our friends at Rock, Paper, Shotgun are hiring

Love video or PC hardware? Join the family!

War for the Overworld spearheads new charity DLC initiative

Part of new GamesAid drive, Digital For Good.

Introducing the Eurogamer Summer Internship

Update: Oli, Wes and Chris offer their tips on getting into games journalism.

FeatureScorpio made simple: the next Xbox's tech explained

If you don't know a teraflop from a texture filter, read this.

Watch Friday's EGX Rezzed developer sessions here

Catch up on Total Warhammer 2! Sunless Skies! Digital Foundry!

Eurogamer readership survey 2017

Help us out by telling us who you are and what you think.

Introducing the Eurogamer Discord server

Ask Oli anything there between 4pm and 5pm today.

FeatureSwitch has redesigned portable gaming forever

Despite a rushed and shaky launch, it's mission accomplished for Nintendo's hybrid console.

Introducing the Eurogamer Assetto Corsa Championship

Here's the launch video for our live racing series featuring the best sim racers in Europe.

FeatureA complete history of Nintendo console launches

And what they can tell us about Switch.

Try out seven EGX indie games at home for free

The Bunker, HoPiKo, Shu, Conga Master, Mainlining, Earth's Dawn and Hue.

FeatureThe Hero Factory: Conversations with Chris Metzen

As he retires from his position as Blizzard's head writer.

RecommendedThe Witness review

The enigmatic puzzle epic is out now on Xbox One.

The Forza Horizon 3 demo is out now on Xbox One

PC demo coming "sometime after launch".

EGXFinal Fantasy 15 playable at EGX 2016

But never mind that, so is the best Final Fantasy game.

FeatureLife after console generations has one big upside

Why should we welcome PlayStation Neo and Xbox Scorpio? There is a reason.

EGXEGX 2016 to host world first hands-on with Dishonored 2

Plus Titanfall 2, FIFA 17, and developer sessions on Torment's story and No Man's Sky's music.

Assetto Corsa console review

The lap of the gods.

EssentialThe Witcher 3: Wild Hunt review

Out now in a new complete edition, this is a landmark RPG.

The Crew gets a police-themed expansion this year

Calling All Units, out November.

No Man's Sky modders start by shutting up your exosuit

"Life support systems lommffffmfmf."

RecommendedNo Man's Sky review

The discovery channel.

Quadrilateral Cowboy review

A fistful of $variable$.

FeatureNX is different, and different is Nintendo's best option

Perhaps its only option for staying in the hardware game.

FeatureActually, Pokémon Go isn't really a Nintendo game

But it's still great news for Nintendo.

PodcastThe Eurogamer Podcast: Yep, it's about Pokémon Go

Plus Chris brings up XCOM 2 *again*.

Show your game at this year's EGX

Submissions open for the Leftfield Collection.

Oculus Rift with next-day delivery spotted on Amazon UK

You'll have to be quick. And rich.

FeatureEurogamer's best of E3 2016

Five games. No winner.

It's a biker post-apocalypse in Sony Bend Studio's Days Gone

"The broken road is all that's left."

Ubisoft is making a Star Trek VR game

Bridge Crew, a co-op experience for Rift, Vive and PSVR.

Dead Rising 4 release date set for "Holiday 2016"

Coming to Xbox One and Windows 10.

Report: Forza Horizon 3 coming this year, set in Australia

Simultaneous on Xbox One and Windows 10.