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Persona 5 review

Real talk: if you've played Persona, if you've enjoyed JRPGs, if you even have a passing interest in Japanese media, there's absolutely no reason to read this frankly ponderous review. Persona 5 is everything you've wanted: style and substance distilled into an experience worth waging cultural wars for. Show More Summary

April PlayStation Plus games detailed

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime and Drawn to Death headline Sony's offering of free PlayStation 4 games for PS Plus subscribers in April. Drawn to Death is the new arena shooter from Twisted Metal creator David Jaffe. It's launching first via PlayStation Plus. Its visuals look like they were doodled in biro in the back of someone's notebook - in a good way. Read more…

Snake Pass on Switch holds up nicely against PS4

Sumo Digital has been producing great games for a while now but with its latest creation, the British studio has finally taken the chance to build an entirely original game. Snake Pass offers a unique blend of physics-based slithering,...Show More Summary

Heroes of the Storm's 2.0 update adds loot boxes and a familiar face from Diablo 2

Blizzard has announced Heroes of the Storm 2.0, an update for the free-to-play MOBA that introduces a new reward system, new currencies, new items and a new hero. Both per-hero and account level caps are being removed and experience curves flattened out to offer much faster leveling overall. Show More Summary

Battlefield 1 Premium Friends lets you share access to paid-for DLC maps

Battlefield 1 Premium subscribers will soon be able to share their access to extra maps with friends. EA's called the new feature Premium Friends and said it was based on fan feedback. Some fans had raised concerns about how Battlefield 1's community was being split between those who had access to new content and those who didn't. Read more…

Watch: Johnny makes the Sandvich from Team Fortress 2

I've been watching quite a bit of Nigel Slater's Dish of the Day recently, it's very soothing - even if the idea of him bursting into my kitchen and making a meal out of whatever's lying around is mildly alarming. One thing I reallyShow More Summary

GAME profits fall after disappointing Christmas sales

UK retailer GAME has seen its profits fall dramatically after a disappointing Christmas. Pre-tax profits were down by more than a quarter for the Christmas period, GamesIndustry.biz reported, compared to Christmas the year before. 2015...Show More Summary

The Secret World relaunching as a free-to-play "shared-world RPG"

Funcom is relaunching massively-multiplayer online role-playing game The Secret World sometime this spring. The name is changing to Secret World Legends, it's going free-to-play, and is becoming a "shared-world RPG" rather than MMO. The changes apparently run deep. Show More Summary

Blizzard explains surprise enemy gear-scaling in World of Warcraft as community fumes

Overnight, World of Warcraft players noticed something odd. They noticed enemies' health amounts changing depending on who was fighting them. The higher a player's item level, the more health the enemy would have. In other words, enemies were scaling to a player's gear. Show More Summary

Eurogamer Assetto Corsa Championship: Tonight we race in Canada!

After a fascinating but flawed start to the championship at Imola, the second round of the Eurogamer Assetto Corsa Championship at Mexico produced some great action on track. Tuomas Thatela of Supernova Racing Team took the win from Hany Alsabti with a last lap drama almost changing the look of the final podium. Show More Summary

Destiny's final update revives Peter Dinklage's Ghost and his most infamous line

Destiny's just-launched final update pays tribute to the game's origins - and a fan-favourite piece of dialogue cut from the game long ago. Remember the infamous "That wizard came from the Moon!" line? It was read by Peter Dinklage in Destiny's original PlayStation 4 alpha - all the way back in June 2014. Show More Summary

Introducing the Eurogamer Summer Internship

Hello. Happy Wednesday! And it is a particularly happy one, because I'm delighted to announce that Eurogamer is starting its first ever internship scheme for aspiring video game journalists. We're kicking things off by opening a position for a Reporter Intern this summer. Show More Summary

Rain World review

Pity the slugcat, a creature that has never before managed to step from the shadow of the grander, more celebrated mythical chimeras: the griffins, the centaurs, the Tricos. In part, that's because its arrangement of animal parts isShow More Summary

Destiny 2 teaser shows the Tower going up in flames

Destiny 2's first teaser trailer shows your beloved home from Destiny 1 getting blown to smithereens. The video centres on Cayde-6, Destiny's swaggering robot voiced by Nathan Fillion, one of the series' strongest characters. Flashbacks show the Tower, Destiny's current hub, under attack from the Cabal. Show More Summary

You can buy a Method Man voice pack for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

In other Call of Duty news, Activision has announced that you can buy a new voice pack that makes Method Man the Infinite Warfare announcer. Method Man, a hip-hop artist from the Wu-Tang Clan, will keep you updated on killstreaks, enemy activity and add some extra flavour to every MP firefight. Show More Summary

Ubisoft tweaks Watch Dogs 2 DLC plan to make multiplayer add-on free

Ubisoft has outlined its revised DLC plan for Watch Dogs 2, which includes a key change. We knew about the No Compromise DLC, due out on PlayStation 4 on 18th April and then on Xbox One and PC on 18th May. This adds a set of story missions that pit Marcus against the Russian mob. Show More Summary

Mass Effect: Andromeda and the quest for great facial animation

It could totally have been them. Talk to game developers about the clips of Mass Effect Andromeda's dialogue scenes that have been circulating for the past couple of weeks and you'll get a thousand-yard stare. The kind you see from a soldier who's just been left unscathed by a shell that hit a platoon-mate right beside them. Show More Summary

Civilization 6 gets long-awaited warmonger penalty tweak

Civilization 6 is a game I very much enjoyed, but most players agree the warmonger penalty was too harsh. Civ 6 would end up hitting players with punishing warmonger penalties seemingly whether they were playing aggressively or not. You could end up getting punished even if you were defending yourself from the already aggressive civ AI. Show More Summary

Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy premieres next month

Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy series will debut on 18th April. This first episode, Tangled Up in Blue, will launch on PS4, Xbox One, PC, iOS and Android. It will cost $4.99 (or your local equivalent). A retail edition of the series...Show More Summary

Watch Link glide over Hyrule, for 22 minutes, without touching the ground

One of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's most entertaining toys is a glider that lets players soar over the expansive land of Hyrule. Typically gravity and stamina prevent Link from hovering too far, but diligent YouTuber Yukinosan found a way to stay adrift for a staggering 7615.8 meters. Show More Summary

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