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Tom Bramwell

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Tom worked at Eurogamer from early 2000 to late 2014, including seven years as Editor-in-Chief.

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EGXNintendo brings huge line-up to EGX London

Plus all sorts of tournaments, competitions and discounts.

Bungie announces next two Destiny public events

Crucible weekend playlist today, PVE Queen's Wrath starts next week.

FeatureA Destiny story summary for people who dozed off

In case you lost (or couldn't be bothered to keep) track of what was going on.

EGX developer sessions line-up announced

The Witcher 3, Dragon Age, The Division live on stage and on Twitch.

EGXEGX Rezzed heads to London for 2015

Show taking place at Tobacco Dock in March in association with BAFTA.

EA removes trade offers from FIFA 15 Ultimate Team

Part of its ongoing campaign against coin sellers.

Blizzard to nerf two popular Hearthstone cards

Leeroy Jenkins and Starving Buzzard face changes.

Editor's blog: I'm leaving Eurogamer later this year

Fortunately I found someone else to edit the site. Come say hello.

FeatureSometimes I wish more games were just a vertical slice

Always leave them wanting more, not less.

Hearthstone: The Curse of Naxxramas review

Things can only get meta.

Feature"It's not historically accurate!"

Why arguing against women appearing in games to preserve historical accuracy is silly.

EGXSubmissions open for the Leftfield Collection at EGX London 2014

Indie developers invited to submit games for consideration.

VideoVideo: What if Sniper Elite 3 was on HBO?

The following trailer may not be suitable.

VideoVideo: Surviving Sniper Elite 3 co-op

Ian teams up with Jane from Outside Xbox.

EGXFirst playable games announced for EGX London

Battlefield Hardline, Sunset Overdrive, Alien, Oculus Rift and more.

Rainbow Six Siege has male and female hostages

But the E3 demo focused on a woman to encourage "empathy". Hmm.

VideoVideo: Dr Ian Higtonborough presents... The animals of Far Cry 4

Our renowned zoologist journeys to Kyrat in search of wildlife.

VideoVideo: Sniper Elite 3 live stream

Scoping out Rebellion's latest from 5pm BST.

Editor's blog: I am sexist

Let's talk about how, why and what I'm doing about it.

VideoVideo: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel gameplay

What the press got to play at E3.

VideoVideo: The Last of Us PS3 vs PS4 trailer comparison

We haven't seen much in-game yet, but those 1080p cut-scenes look nice.

PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast E3 Special!

Bertie, Chris and Tom B pick through everything that got us excited.

FeatureAssassin's Creed Unity is a backward step for progressive games

'They're not avatars' defence sends the wrong message.

Nintendo's E3 digital event

Open-world Zelda! Mario Maker! Amiibo! Splatoon!

FeatureSony had more wow moments, but Microsoft has closed the competence gap

A lack of 2014 titles on both sides of the console war favours Xbox.

Sony's E3 conference

GTA 5 on PS4! Uncharted 4! Bloodborne! No Man's Sky debuts on PS4! Way more.

Ubisoft's E3 conference

Far Cry 4! Assassin's Creed Unity! Rainbow Six: Siege!

EA's E3 press conference

Mass Effect 4! Mirror's Edge 2! Battlefield Hardline beta live on PC and PS4 today! Loads more.

Microsoft's E3 press conference

Halo Master Chief Collection with Halo 5 beta! New Crackdown! Scalebound! Everything that happened.

FeatureThe Magic Circle is a puzzle exploration game set inside vapourware

BioShock 2 director Jordan Thomas turns the immersive sim inside out.

Would you believe that EA Sports is making FIFA 15?

First trailer on Monday, day of EA's E3 conference.

VideoVideo: Games stuck in development hell

Outside Xbox refuses to let go.

VideoVideo: Gaming's best and worst alternative histories

The new Wolfenstein follows in all sorts of footsteps.

Batman: Arkham Knight release date slips to 2015

In the meantime, there's lots more detail on the Batmobile.

FeatureWatch Dogs: stuck in the unfunny valley

Open-world games are often better when they lighten up.

FIFA World beta review

Ultimate Team finally goes free-to-play. Is this the future of FIFA?

Final Team of the Season squad available in FIFA 14 Ultimate Team

UPDATE: EA Sports' own top XI available until the weekend.

VideoVideo: Mario Kart 8 live stream

60 minutes of gameplay, collector's edition giveaway. Starts 5pm BST.

The Evil Within release date now in October

Shinji Mikami's survival horror title slips a couple of months.

VideoVideo: Watch Watch Dogs, dogs

We are live-streaming three times today. Woof.

Eurogamer readership survey 2014

Tell us about yourself and what you'd like to see on the site.

Microsoft announces Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One

UPDATE: Concept art released. Due "fall of 2015", but our "journey" will begin this year.

FeatureBetter without Kinect

Microsoft makes the best of a bad situation.

Blizzard not working on Hearthstone for consoles

Android takes priority. Spectator mode being designed at the moment.

That ET Atari game really was buried in New Mexico

UPDATE: Watch Microsoft show off the first copy unearthed.

FeatureHearthstone Curse of Naxxramas: where death is a power-up

What the 30 new cards will mean for Blizzard's card strategy game.

Dark Souls 2 PC mod adds downsampling and texture modding

Durante returns with a bag of new tricks.

FeatureThe silent composer

Marty O'Donnell's departure is a shock, but also a reminder that music in games is more important than ever.

Trials Fusion review

Bike to the future.

VideoVideo: Titanfall Xbox 360 live stream

Stomp around with us from 5pm BST or watch the replay.

VideoVideo: Creative Assembly on creating a faithful Alien game

"We needed to create new stuff that felt completely true to the original."

VideoVideo: Let's Play Surgeon Simulator on iPad

An eye transplant? Sure, that'll end well.

EGXTickets go on sale for EGX London 2014

The UK's biggest games event returns to Earls Court from 25th-28th September.

EGXEGX Rezzed Game of the Show 2014

Plus a few other games we really enjoyed.

VideoOutside Xbox returns to Rapture

Plus: AC Unity wishlist and baffling achievements.

EGXHearthstone tournament taking place at EGX Rezzed

Show tickets still available for Friday and Sunday and on sale on the door.

Trials Fusion PC beta key giveaway

Sign up and we'll randomly distribute keys on Thursday.

EGXDying Light and Frozen Endzone round out EGX Rezzed developer sessions

Schedule already includes Alien: Isolation, DayZ, Volume and loads more.

FeatureGround Zeroes shows open worlds how to be open

By getting back to Mother Basics.

EGXRelic to talk Company of Heroes' future at EGX Rezzed

Developer session next Friday promises "first details of the next phase of COH2".

VideoVideo: inFamous: Second Son live stream

Two hours of superheroic streaming from 4pm GMT.

EA celebrates FIFA Ultimate Team's birthday by giving away free packs

Five untradeable Rare Gold packs and other treats for FIFA 14 players.

VideoVideo: Kinect Sports Rivals preview

Can Rare's latest game win over the Kinectophobes?

VideoMetal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes live stream today

Watch us play (and complete!) the game live from 5pm GMT.

VideoTitanfall live stream today at 5pm GMT

We're also giving away weekend passes for EGX Rezzed.

EGXEGX Rezzed sessions will be streamed on Twitch

Plus: Sony and Devolver titles, including new Roll7 game, all playable.

Large-scale Elder Scrolls Online public beta this weekend

On a related note, we have 1400 beta keys to give away!

EGXBig developer sessions update for EGX Rezzed

Alien: Isolation! Dreamfall Chapters! Volume! ANGELINA! Panels! More!

EGXJoin the Creative Assembly Game Jam at EGX Rezzed

One of the teams from last year now has a publishing deal for their creation.

FeatureThe PR man who spams games journalists about classical music

From the archive on the eve of this year's Classic FM Hall of Fame vote.

Win a 400 Sony Entertainment Network voucher

Now that's what I call an instant game collection.

EGXFull Leftfield Collection line-up for EGX Rezzed

Turn-based shmups, multi-screen tactical action and loads more interesting ideas.

FeatureBe advised: I was wrong about Titanfall

If you're feeling jaded and dismissive, like I was, then pay attention.

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze review

Donkey Kong Country Returns again.

Editor's blog: New mobile site, guide content and more

We're also welcoming a new staffer. Come say hi!

FeatureThe Hearthstone you didn't get

Looking back at the way Blizzard changed card values during the closed beta.

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