I hate summer. Man's natural state, as far as I'm concerned, is not one spent constantly sticking to oneself, one's clothing, one's loved ones, passing vehicles, or anything else.
Last month, Aoife and I had the great pleasure of meeting veteran video game voice actor Nolan North. We filmed a lovely interview about the reality of video game voice acting, and I managed to rope him into taking part in one of the most incredible Dad-Jokes of all-time.
I think it's fair to say that Bungie has had an interesting time of late. First, there came the controversy over the Taken King Collector's Edition making certain content unavailable to existing players without purchasing the game a second time. Then came a cross-promotion with Red Bull, asking players to purchase special promotional cans of the energy drink to access an extra mission in The Taken King expansion.
YouTube now supports video playback at 60 frames per second (on the Chrome browser only for now) - and you can see how it looks below in our special slice of Uncharted 3 gameplay.
P2P technology at work - but who hosts the game and decides kills?
Lag measured between four Uncharted 3 players around the world.
Naughty Dog reveals its cinematic secrets.
Naughty Dog talks us scene-by-scene. Warning: spoilers!
Naughty Dog's recreation of nature is phenomenal.
A look at the new hand-to-hand combat system.
Naughty Dog's epic analysed.
Motion capture stars talk.
Live gameplay with Nolan North and Richard Lemarchand.
Amazing video shows how it could look.
Eurogamer's finest Drake a look.
Roster of heroes in Sony commercial.
The voice of Drake speaks.
New sections of Drake on a plane.
Nolan North does the honours.
The entire level in the July 2011 multiplayer beta, with FPS analysis.
A comparison of the 2D and 3D modes in the beta code.
Performance analysis of the 2D/3D modes of Uncharted 3.
Drake a break.
Drake on me.
Behind the scenes with Naughty Dog.
More mo-cap footage from the game.
On set with Nathan Drake.
Drake in the third dimension.
Naughty Dog talks new features.
Beta coming in June.
It's Helen Mirren. But it's not.
Naughty Dog makes its 5 minute pitch.
Chat show host Jimmy Fallon demos.
How did they make that trailer?
Releasing 1st November 2011.
Full reveal coming at VGAs.