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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.

Dying Light 2 unaffected by Techland closing old distribution business

Insists everything else is absolutely fine.

Obsidian's The Outer Worlds explored in new videos

It looks like BioShock meets New Vegas in space.

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!"

Devolver delays Ape Out but only to the end of Feb

Think Hotline Miami meets Jazz meets gorilla.

Another central Overwatch character has an LGBT backstory

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

Nintendo Switch the fastest-selling US console this generation

But no longer the fastest-selling ever.

After all these years, World of Warcraft adds a potion to understand your enemy with

Apparently it's been lurking in the game since launch!

FeatureInXile acquired by Microsoft: the interview

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

PlayStation 4 worldwide sales reach 86.1 million

The most popular controller colour REVEALED!

Kingdom Two Crowns release date announced for PC and consoles, including Switch

Co-op! New campaign settings! No more permadeath!

Oh my RPG, Microsoft is buying Obsidian Entertainment and inXile

"To fully realise their creative ambitions."

FeatureWorld of Warcraft and the masterplan for Sylvanas

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

FeatureHow World of Warcraft is changing Warcraft 3: Reforged

A simple remake wouldn't have taken Arthas long.

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

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

FeatureThe big Overwatch BlizzCon interview with Jeff Kaplan

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

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

UPDATE: Triss Merigold actress revealed as well.

Toys R Us comeback tease infuriates former unpaid staff

"Geoffrey I got three words for you..."

Blizzard Entertainment president Mike Morhaime steps down

Statements mention "several new games" in development.

FeatureThe future of GOG: mod support, Steam rivalry and problematic tweets

"Every game you buy which includes DRM is, in a way, inferior."

Transformational patch released for co-op shoot-'em-up I Hate Running Backwards

UPDATE: Switch full-release in a matter of weeks.

Last-gen RPG The Last Remnant is being remastered for PS4

Which explains why it disappeared from Steam.

Yakuza team's Judge Eyes and the rest of this morning's PlayStation Lineup Tour announcements

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles being remastered for PS4 and Switch!

Remember Uwe Boll? Someone's made a documentary about him

"I don't have a lot of respect to other people."