There’s two types of journalism – access journalism and accountability journalism. People say they want the latter, but seem pretty happy most of the time with the former…
When a games journalist uses his games site to raise money for his game development, the ethics of it should be looked at closely.
Players and games journalists are natural enemies, forced to live together in a land that time forgot…
In which I quote Clausewitz, just to prove my university education wasn’t a total waste.
A poor fiction at that.
A look at trending issues around GamerGate. SPOILER: Zoe Quinn is the focus, not gaming journalism.
When Kickstarter-backed projects like Yogventures collapse, it’s important to look closely at them to see what the lessons are. In this case, it appears a key lesson is, “The backers are screwed”.
I want to see equitable treatment of men and women in the gaming scene. Unfortunately I don’t think puting male and female pro-gamers in the same open-for-all tournament structure is going to help achieve this.
Pre-funding titles in alpha, beta, etc is an act of trust… and there plenty of reasons why that trust is being eroded.
Around the start of the year I changed the name of this blog from Vicarious Existence to Evilasahobby. Here’s why.