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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.

Feature | Eurogamer's best of E3 2018

Our Editors' Choice awards revealed.

Feature | Steam's content policy is both arrogant and cowardly

Having appointed itself the god-king of PC gaming, Valve is vacating the throne.

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

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

Feature | Eurogamer's best of E3 2017

Our five Editors' Choice awards revealed.

Feature | E3's press conferences are killing E3

There just aren't enough games to go around.

Feature | Scorpio made simple: the next Xbox's tech explained

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

Feature | Switch has redesigned portable gaming forever

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

Feature | A complete history of Nintendo console launches

And what they can tell us about Switch.

Feature | The Hero Factory: Conversations with Chris Metzen

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

Feature | Life after console generations has one big upside

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

Feature | NX is different, and different is Nintendo's best option

Perhaps its only option for staying in the hardware game.

Feature | In Play: The best game of 2015 arrives on PS4 this week

Going back to the future with Invisible Inc, Starfox, Ratchet and The Banner Saga 2.

Feature | In Play: Scratch that pitch

How Dirt Rally, Quantum Break and Enter the Gungeon sell themselves with titles alone.

Feature | PlayStation VR has the right price - and the right attitude

Sony takes the road less travelled in search of VR's killer app.

Feature | The moment Diablo - and the action-RPG genre - were born

"I remember taking the mouse. And I clicked on the mouse."

Podcast | The Eurogamer Podcast & Friends: GDC 2016 special

Shut Up & Sit Down and Rock, Paper, Shotgun join us in San Francisco.

Feature | In Play: The trouble with building games to last

Hitman, The Division, and video games' war with time.

Feature | In Play: There's a kind of diversity that games excel at

Scattershooting in Superhot, Far Cry Primal and the rest of this week's releases.

Feature | In Play: Games' relationship with nature is weird

Escaping to - or from - the great outdoors in Firewatch, Unravel and Dying Light.

Feature | Eurogamer's PS2 emulation wishlist

And a bit of a family squabble.