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Tristan Donovan


Tristan is the author of Replay: The History of Video Games. As well as writing for Eurogamer he writes about games for Stuff, The Times and Gamasutra.

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Slightly Mad to stop accepting funds for Project CARS

Backers entitled to refunds, says City watchdog.

FeatureDriving ambition: pCARS, crowdfunding and the FSA

Slightly Mad Studios' initiative was meant to redefine the player-developer relationship, but now Britain's City watchdog is on its case. Tristan Donovan investigates.

FeatureGameglobe Preview: Playful Creation from the Land of Lego

Can a bunch of triple-A console game veterans take on Sackboy with a free-to-play game?

FeatureKan Gao: To The Moon and Back

How a student's hobby project spawned 2011's most moving game.

FeatureStrange Tales From The Studio

Investigating some of the odder roles in games development.

FeatureInside Adventure Games

The hitchhiker's guide to videogame adventuring.

FeatureTen Unsung Gaming Heroes

The less famous names that helped define video games.

FeatureRetrospective: Deus Ex: Invisible War

The black sheep of cyberpunk conspiracy thrillers.

FeatureInside Music Games

Let's face the music and dance.

FeatureDisabled and Hardcore

The story of the man behind Call of Duty's N0M4D controls.

FeatureGaming for God

What would Jesus play?