Entries in 'Media' (58)
A number of games journalists yesterday lost their jobs across three of Defy Media’s properties.
A show called Gaming: Rise of the Cyber Athlete will this week examine the credentials of video games as a sport.
“It appears that gaming's transition year has turned into transition years” – that’s the headline from Metacritic after a poor year for game quality.
Online retailer Ebuyer.com has announced its first TV sponsorship campaign with UK TV channel Dave.
Interconnected, heavily socialised games such as Destiny are asking questions of how the press reviews games.
The increasing influence of game critic Anita Sarkeesian has been demonstrated yet again with a striking cover on Bloomberg Businessweek.
US video game TV channel G4 is to be closed by parent company NBC.
Future’s PC gaming site PCGamer.com has experienced what the company says is record-breaking growth following the roll-out of its redesign last month.
The news last week that Future and Nintendo had decided to close Official Nintendo Magazine is a sad sign of the times.
The world’s news outlets have finally started paying attention to #GamerGate and begun calling for action to be taken to stop its harassment of women.
YouTuber Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg has seemingly expressed an interest in establishing his own video network away from current employer Maker Studios.
This last month has not been the most professionally inspiring for anyone who works in online games journalism.
It seems like the dust is finally settling on the recent #gamergate scandal, but what longer-term effects could accusations of corruption have on games journalism as a whole?
All video games magazines currently running out of Future’s London office are to be moved to Bath.
James Brown, consumer retail analyst at Kantar Worldpanel, examines the rising importance of consoles as media hubs and casts an eye toward the role they may one day play ...
The current physical issue of GAMER magazine will be the last.
Leading internet celebrity Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg has signed a timed exclusivity deal with Major League Gaming.
Destiny is already a huge commercial success, yet hardly any major specialist games site has published its review of the game.
Xbox 360 owners will from next week have Sky News added to the TV section of their console’s UI.
A new TV show kicking off in the UK this Friday has boldly claimed to be “the Top Gear of gaming”.
The Games Media Awards, now in their eighth year, return on October 15th and will take place at the revamped Bloomsbury Ballroom in London.
As if video games aren’t already bad enough, it has now been revealed that they are as addictive as another really bad thing.
Robot, a monthly magazine dedicated to gaming for kids, has launched in the UK.
‘Top Gear for gamers’ – that’s the pitch for a new video games based TV show in the planning stages at Redbull.
US games journalism powerhouse Polygon has dropped three staff members as part of a tweak to its editorial direction.