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Kristan Reed


Kristan is a former editor of Eurogamer, dad, Stone Roses bore and Norwich City supporter who sometimes mutters optimistically about Team Silent getting back together.

PS2 gets Splinter Cell exclusive

Kristan masters sensationalist headlines

Play It again, man

…or then again maybe not

Greyhawk coming to the PC

So um, tie up your brown ones?

Game Boy Advance SP

First Impressions - Kristan goes hands-on with the best thing we've heard about all day

Vice hangs onto top slot

And breaks million barrier

Sly Raccoon

First Impressions - Kristan steals his way into Sony's latest adventure

The Thing

Review - another latey from Vivendi, but does this one disappoint too?

Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller

Review - Kristan spends New Year in Vegas and takes on the High Rollers in our latest Christmas catch-up

Ty The Tasmanian Tiger

Review - EA takes a stab at the platform genre, and Kristan picks up the pieces

Mighty Vice storms back to claim Xmas No.1

You can't keep a good man down

Resident Evil Zero

It's hard

Ape Escape 2

First Impressions - and there are monkeys, too

Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance

First Impressions - Kristan goes hands-on with the US version of Midway's sublime beat 'em up

Vice up your PC

Take-Two's conference call reveals plans for a PC version of that game

The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring

Review - Kristan reckons it's the lord of nowt

The Getaway confounds doubters

Vice makes way for the flying squad

The GarageGames Revolution

Independent publisher's dreams set to change the landscape of gaming

Lionheart trailer posted

Now all they have to do is release the game

The elves must die!

Eidos delivers its Christmas present

Minority Report

Review - Kristan cruises around wishing he didn't have to

FeatureChris Sorrell, Creative Director, Sony Studios Cambridge

Interview - Chris Sorrell, Creative Director at Sony Studios Cambridge, fields questions about Primal

Championship Manager: Season 02/03

Review - it's a game of two halves for SI's Xbox releases this year, but how do they add up?

The Getaway

Review - everyone is fighting


Review - Kristan begins a short-lived stint as Red's cartoon hero

CM4 pack leaked

It fell off the back of a data packet, officer


Review - Kristan gets all defensive

Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell

Review - Kristan tucks into Ubi Soft's long-awaited stealth 'em up

Tomb Raider: The Prophecy

Review - Lara turns up in portable circles, from a different developer and publisher - eh?

Haven: Call of the King

Review - someone's been playing Jak & Daxter...

Die Hard Vendetta

Kristan wears a dirty vest to work

Splinter Cell

First Impressions - Kristan meets Ubi Soft's answer to Solid Snake and compares notes

Virtua Tennis 2

Review - Acclaim serves up Sega's classic, and Kristan returns

Chart Attack

Vice up your life

Red Faction II

Review - Kristan rips into Volition's long-awaited PS2 shooter

Getaway premieres in London

Free booze, clubbing and crime capers

Championship Manager: Season 02/03

First Impressions - Kristan picks apart CM02/03, and questions Sports Interactive about it - back of the net!

Ratchet & Clank

Review - when cranky met clanky, by Kristan

Unreal Championship

Review - Xbox Live's biggest shooter, out next week? Sounds Nali

Xbox pulling ahead of GameCube in UK

And PS2 close to three million units

Blinx: The Time Sweeper

Review - Kristan gets his hands on a vacuum-wielding pussy

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

First Impressions - Kristan played another game this weekend. You may have heard of it.

The Getaway

First Impressions - Kristan goes deep with a pre-release build of The Getaway, and it's a fascinating story

The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers

Review - Kristan had to grow a beard to review this game

GTA3 breaks sales record

And Europe's Vice City allocation could be too small - bah!

Formula One 2002

Review - Kristan adds some excitement to the world of F1 by crashing into everybody

Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers

First Impressions - slashing that lasts for hours, but this time in the absence of directors in shorts

Blinx: The Time Sweeper

First Impressions - Kristan goes back in time and writes this one before deadline

Colin McRae Rally 3

Review - Kristan becomes Colin McRae, and starts shouting at Nicky Grist

Ratchet & Clank

First Impressions - Kristan knocks bolts with Insomniac's Jak & Daxter-alike platformer


Review - Kristan stands around while we all punch him

TimeSplitters 2

Review - Kristan takes on Free Radical's long-awaited first person shooter on PS2 and Xbox

Ninja Assault

Review - Namco's latest light gun escapade assaults the senses

Quantum Redshift

Review - this is how the future should’ve looked...

Burnout 2: Point Of Impact

Review - third racer of the day for Kristan, but this one's a beauty...

Sega GT 2002

First Impressions - there's a Y in the day, must be a driving game

Driver 2

Quick Take - driving Kristan to road rage...

First Impressions: Nightfire

Bond is back on PS2. Kristan dons his tux.

First Impressions: TimeSplitters 2

Free Radical’s homage to GoldenEye has arrived! Eurogamer stops in its tracks...

Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny

Review - Kristan gets his blade out and slices through Capcom's latest

First Impressions: Burnout 2

Criterion’s latest and greatest lands on the desk and Kristan turns into a bug eyed speed freak… again…

Silent Hill 2: Inner Fears

Review - scaring the bejesus out of us all over again

First Impressions: FIFA 2003

Will EA’s latest leave the competition with football pie all over their faces?


Review - it’s an arcade rally experience, but does it rox (we're so sorry)?

FeatureX02: Money No Object

Article - Kristan's back from X02 in Seville, and it was a rollercoaster in more ways than one

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