The NowGamer thing: To blog or not to blog

The NowGamer thing: To blog or not to blog

Jan 13, 2012

If you don’t know what β€œThe NowGamer thing” is, click here. You’ll be taken to a page where said website is running a writing competition, the prize for which is a blog at their piece of webspace – which is to be regularly updated by the winner(s), completely unpaid. This has elicited some strong reactions from journalists and bloggers in the...

Games Journalism Is Broken

I’ve always liked reading what game journos have to write. I’ve seen videogame journalism change over the years however, and not for the better. I still enjoy reading it, and for many reasons; to find out the latest news, to garner information about new and upcoming games, to read exclusive interviews – and now and again, to enter competitions or...

Employee Wives Accuse Rockstar of Unfair Working Conditions

Employee Wives Accuse Rockstar of Unfair Working Conditions

Jan 14, 2010

The wives of Rockstar San Diego employees have published a letter in which they accuse the company of enforcing unfair working conditions on their husbands. They threaten legal action if no changes are made. The letter, which was published Thursday, January 7 on Gamasutra, details declining conditions which supposedly began March of 2009. The letter is signed...