Gorgeous and clever, Campo Santo's debut is a triumph of craft - but it may keep you at arm's length.


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FeatureVideo games and the life of summer

Starring Witcher 3, Firewatch and Dishonored 2.

Valve acquires Firewatch developer Campo Santo

"It quickly became an obvious match".

Firewatch developer reveals next game In The Valley of the Gods

Indiana Jones-esque adventure due 2019.

Steam counters "review bombing" by adding time graphs to game scores

"See how a game's reviews have evolved over time."

Firewatch dev threatens Pewdiepie video takedown, following YouTube star's use of N-word

"Our game on his channel = endorsement" says Firewatch dev.

Firewatch's excellent score gets a vinyl version

From the composer of Gone Home and Thirty Flights of Loving.

Firewatch now has a Free-Roam Mode

UPDATE: PS4 Pro support detailed.

Firewatch spreading to Xbox One later this month

Audio Tour and free-roam modes coming to all versions for free.

FeatureNo Man's Sky's most aggravating omission (on PS4)

An obtrusive UI drops the photobomb on an otherwise breathtaking game.

Ford uses copyrighted Firewatch art in ad campaign

UPDATE: Campo Santo responds with cheeky promo.

Firewatch has sold half a million copies

Developer got "investment back in about one day".

Digital FoundryBroforce has performance issues on PS4

One too many bros? Digital Foundry on the extreme frame-rate drops in side-scrolling shooter.

Firewatch and Dying Light developers join EGX Rezzed event schedule

Heat Signature, Just Cause 3: Sky Fortress, Overcooked playable.

Firewatch dev releases printable maps for co-op navigation

You are here. (Or maybe over there.)

Firewatch PS4 patch 1.02 improves framerate and draw distance

Dev planning to upgrade to upcoming version of Unity.

Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Firewatch

What went wrong with the PS4 release - and does patch 1.02 really fix all of the issues?

PodcastThe Eurogamer Podcast

We talk Overwatch, Firewatch, Homefront and Hitman.

FeatureIn Play: Games' relationship with nature is weird

Escaping to - or from - the great outdoors in Firewatch, Unravel and Dying Light.

Firewatch dev assures a PS4 framerate fix is on the way

"We're working actually, literally, around-the-clock on it."

Firewatch on Steam lets you buy physical copies of in-game photos

UK pricing and shipping detailed. Time to get scrapbooking!

RecommendedFirewatch review

Sparks and recreation.

Firewatch signals a February release date

Simultaneous release on PS4, PC and Mac.

Firewatch to gets its console debut on PS4

Firewatch its hot new trailer.

FeatureMad man in Wyoming: The voice behind one of this year's most fascinating games

Rich Sommer talks Firewatch, voice acting and even board games.

Ex-The Walking Dead devs at Campo Santo announce new game

Introducing Firewatch, a "first-person exploration mystery" set in Wyoming.