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Johnny Minkley is a veteran games writer and broadcaster, former editor of Eurogamer TV, VP of gaming charity SpecialEffect, and hopeless social media addict.

Recent articles by Johnny Minkley

Kinect doubles UK Xbox sales

Gap widens between Microsoft's console and the PlayStation 3 and Wii

By Johnny Minkley

Kinect stock coming in "every week"

Supply chain very healthy, say Thompson and McGill

By Johnny Minkley

Halo: Reach helps double UK Xbox sales

Hardware sales up 99% week-on-week, according to Chart-Track

By Johnny Minkley

APB "plug to be pulled" as no buyer emerges

UPDATE: Epic linked to last minute purchase of game; Dave Jones to continue on project?

By Johnny Minkley

Microsoft backs Halo to outgun Black Ops in FPS battle

UK Xbox director McGill "very happy" with early Reach reviews

By Johnny Minkley

Ex-SingStar lead Bozek launches new games studio

Inensu targeting "smaller, fast-to-launch" music titles for web and iPhone

By Johnny Minkley

Livingstone: Skills Review can "change perceptions of industry"

Government-backed report to be published in early 2011 and will "set a blueprint to transform the UK"

By Johnny Minkley

iPhone Game Center launching next week

Jobs throws down gauntlet to mobile gaming rivals

By Johnny Minkley

DCMS backs ratings system in Medal of Honor row

UPDATE: Defence Secretary was "expressing personal view"; EA stresses no playable British troops in game

By Johnny Minkley

New studio set to rise from RTW ashes

MyWorld deal involving new development entity is close, source claims

By Johnny Minkley

250Gb Kinect bundle unlikely pre-Christmas

Microsoft will "take market temperature" before committing to final line-up

By Johnny Minkley

Kinect priced "as aggressively as we can" - Thompson

Xbox UK boss dismisses talk of "any move on price", predicts launch "sell out"

By Johnny Minkley

Désilets made "right decision" to quit Ubisoft

Assassin's creator "needed a break", claims producer

By Johnny Minkley

PEGI tipped for September launch, but uncertainty persists

VSC's "best guess" is "early autumn"; BBFC role still under discussion

By Johnny Minkley

Lib Dems hedge bets on games tax breaks

Culture secretary Don Foster "pro the arguments" but industry case "not put to bed"

By Johnny Minkley

UK govt: Case for games tax relief is "coming together"

Minister for Digital Britain points to Budget "update", sees industry as major "contributor" to UK's post-recession economy

By Johnny Minkley

Molyneux: Natal improvements are "countless"

Recent demos out-of-date; Lionhead designer speaks of "frustration" at showcasing old technology

By Johnny Minkley

Sky: 'Everyone is behind 3D'

Games, TV and hardware industries will drive uptake, says exec

By Johnny Minkley

Cameron backs accessible gaming charity

Tory leader hails tech helping disabled children

By Johnny Minkley

Moore: EA Sports has "nothing going on" with 3D

Sports team focused on "getting in sync with Sony's motion controller and Project Natal"

By Johnny Minkley

Games BAFTAs to be broadcast live

Charity confirms live-streaming debut for March ceremony

By Johnny Minkley

UK govt 'unconvinced' on industry job loss claims

Business missed out on tax breaks because Treasury "didn't believe" evidence; but proposal can be "refined" insists ELSPA

By Johnny Minkley

Games and the Govt - Part Two

Labour MP Tom Watson on games in education, the role of the BBC and parents monitoring kids' play

By Johnny Minkley

Watson urges action on "UK Games Council"

Being part of government "machinery" would benefit "long term interests" of games industry, says MP

By Johnny Minkley

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