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The Catch-Up: What Team VG247 played in the holidays

What’s that? Work? It’s January already? Excuse the bleary eyes, and the inability to get up when the alarm goes off. We’re still in Christmas mode. As we bed back in to working life bringing you all the hot video game coverage and all that, we thought we’d take a few moments to scoot around the team (except for Sherif, who is still off, the lucky sod) and let you all know what we’ve been playing over the holidays. What games did you play during the break? Sound off in the comments…! Alex Donaldson, Assistant Editor I have to be…

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Introducing a revolutionary new website concept to VG247 – comment section avatars

Always at the forefront of innovation, VG247 brings game-changing new technology to the commenting masses. Hello! It’s been a little over a month now – hopefully you’re still enjoying the new-look VG247, which also has some adjustments to the style of its content and will continue to do so going forward. If you’re one of the people who hated the design when we first launched, I hope you’ve gotten a little more used to it and also that some of our subtle tweaks have helped to fix the things that bothered you. Many of the changes quietly made in the…

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The VG247 Book Report: what we played in the holidays

Holidays are for relaxing, and even when you work on them all year, relaxing does still include video games. Now we’re out of the hell year of 2020 and moving on, it’s tempting to only look forward – but we wanted to take a second to give credit to the games that we used to wind down and wrap up what was undeniably a difficult year. So – here’s our book report, in classic return-to-school fashion – what we got up to in the holidays.Alex: Strategy Classics & Party Games2020 was a pretty heavy year, and so I didn’t really…

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We’re off to enjoy Christmas, so see you in the New Year

By Tom Orry, Thursday, 24 December 2020 16:50 GMT That’s your lot from VG247 this year. Have a good holiday, everyone.Image credit: funny.pho.to It’s that special time of the year when work stops. Team VG247 is signing off for the rest of 2020 as we all take a well-earned holiday. We’ll return on January 4 with hope in our hearts of a better year than this one. Although, barring a last-minute miracle, the UK will have crashed into a hard Brexit, the stores will be barren and those of us living here will be eating tins of beans in makeshift…

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The VG247 reader survey

By Tom Orry, Wednesday, 16 December 2020 15:09 GMT Hello. Please help us shape the site as we move into 2021.Yes, we know we had one of these earlier in the year, but as 2021 is shaping up to be a big year for VG247 we wanted to capture your thoughts and feelings again on a variety of topics.If you like reading about video games, such as this one, please take the survey. This survey is anonymous and confidential, so please be honest. We’ll be asking you questions about the website experience, the content on the site, and potential new…

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The VG247 Gear List: gaming hardware picks used by the VG247 team

At VG247 we spend a shed load of time playing games. Here’s our picks for the best gear for doing so.One of the perks of writing about video games as we do on VG247 is that we all get to spend quite a lot of time playing them and, in turn, perfecting our choice of gear in each of our gaming set ups. We test and reject a lot of stuff, and some stuff you read about on the site even in reviews might be considered quality – but the ultimate test of quality is if after the review process…