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Robert Purchese

Senior Staff Writer

Bertie is senior staff writer and Eurogamer's Poland-and-dragons correspondent. He's part of the furniture here, a friendly chair, and reports on all kinds of things, the stranger the better.

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FeatureOddworld: Soulstorm - the quintology is back on

"Today, there are more slaves on planet Earth than there ever were..."

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BlizzCon 2019 dates and collectibles announced

Won't be able to get there on footman.

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Guild Wars 2 reveals a second flying mount: a dragon, the Skyscale

"The really cool feature that surprised us all was wall jumping."

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New XCOM-y Divinity: Original Sin game announced

Co-development with an external team.

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Obsidian's The Outer Worlds explored in new videos

It looks like BioShock meets New Vegas in space.

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FeatureHow a lifelong diet of games influenced The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

"I went to video games and did not realise I was doing it!"

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Devolver delays Ape Out but only to the end of Feb

Think Hotline Miami meets Jazz meets gorilla.

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Another central Overwatch character has an LGBT backstory

UDPATE: Ana's short-story skin released as part of special new challenge.

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FeatureInXile acquired by Microsoft: the interview

"We've had one hand tied behind our back; now, no longer."

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PlayStation 4 worldwide sales reach 86.1 million

The most popular controller colour REVEALED!

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Oh my RPG, Microsoft is buying Obsidian Entertainment and inXile

"To fully realise their creative ambitions."

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FeatureWorld of Warcraft and the masterplan for Sylvanas

"I've heard on the internet 'she's going off the rails', but is she?"

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FeatureHow World of Warcraft is changing Warcraft 3: Reforged

A simple remake wouldn't have taken Arthas long.

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FeatureDiablo Immortal is surprisingly good, what little consolation that may be

UPDATE: Lead designer delivers personal message, reiterates "multiple projects".

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FeatureThe big Overwatch BlizzCon interview with Jeff Kaplan

"We have our next six heroes planned out right now."

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It's our first look at Henry Cavill as Geralt in Netflix's The Witcher

UPDATE: Triss Merigold actress revealed as well.

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