John GaudiosiPCWorld

John Gaudiosi has been covering video games for over 25 years, dating back to his work for The Washington Post while in college. Over the years, John has focused on the convergence of Hollywood, gaming, and virtual reality for outlets like The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, Fortune, and Entertainment Weekly.

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Inside IEM Katowice: How a small Polish city became an e-sports goliath

The Intel Extreme Masters tournament turns the small city of Katowice, Poland into the World Cup of e-sports every year.

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Interview: Sid Meier reflects on 25 years of Civilization

Civilization VI launches today. We caught up with Sid Meier to discuss the iconic Civilization series' 25 year legacy.


Mark Hamill talks Squadron 42: Oh how far we've come since Wing Commander

Discussing his role in the new Star Citizen installment, Hamill talks performance-capture acting and how it differs from film work, the huge leaps in PC gaming technology, and the power of crowdfunding.


Professional gaming grows up: Drug testing comes to e-sports at ESL One Cologne

The world’s first e-sports event to include random drug testing was held at ESL One in Cologne, Germany this past weekend.

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Sims creator Will Wright on his new Thred app, augmented reality, and giving everybody tools to be creative

From SimCity to The Sims to Spore, Will Wright's entire career has revolved around letting gamers use their own creativity, and Thred, his new app, continues the theme

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Robert Kirkman explains why there's room for new stories in The Walking Dead's universe

PCWorld spoke with Robert Kirkman about the forthcoming The Walking Dead co-op multiplayer shooter being developed by his Skybound Entertainment and Starbreeze's Overkill studio.