games journalism Archive

  • Recently, something popped up on Twitter where a writer – I guess a former writer? – brought up the topic of discussion that it was very, very hard to make […]

    On Making Rent As A Games Writer

    Recently, something popped up on Twitter where a writer – I guess a former writer? – brought up the topic of discussion that it was very, very hard to make […]

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  • For all of the issues deriving from the launch of SimCity – beyond my own schadenfreude relating to the situation – an interesting situation developed: reviews of the game ended […]

    The Classic, Definitive Review Is Dying

    For all of the issues deriving from the launch of SimCity – beyond my own schadenfreude relating to the situation – an interesting situation developed: reviews of the game ended […]

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  • News came out yesterday that Ziff-Davis, after repurchasing IGN and that site’s properties including UGO, GameSpy and 1UP1, is now closing everything outside of IGN and AskMen.com to focus on […]

    In Memory of 1UP.com

    News came out yesterday that Ziff-Davis, after repurchasing IGN and that site’s properties including UGO, GameSpy and 1UP1, is now closing everything outside of IGN and AskMen.com to focus on […]

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  • Every time I try to leave, they bring me back in. Personally, I’ve grown weary of the boring debate about what games journalism is. Like other debates this industry breathlessly […]

    Fireside Chat: The Recurring Slam-Dance of “Journalism”

    Every time I try to leave, they bring me back in. Personally, I’ve grown weary of the boring debate about what games journalism is. Like other debates this industry breathlessly […]

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