Archive - Rob Fahey
Rob Fahey is a former editor of GamesIndustry.biz who spent several years living in Japan and probably still has a mint condition Dreamcast Samba de Amigo set.
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Opinion 10 days ago Swapping Mattrick for Pincus is just executive musical chairs; Zynga is still in serious trouble if it can't find a bona fide mobile hit
Opinion 23 days ago Enormous budgets at the top end don't have to mean the end of the dream for everyone else
Opinion A month ago Microsoft is said to still be seeking a buyer, but who's in the market?
A month ago Huge outdoor and TV campaigns have become essential for mobile game launches in Japan; success in this field has never been so expensive
Opinion A month ago Nintendo IP on smartphones could hardly be more cautious; the endgame is still dedicated hardware
A month ago Platform holder fortunes are reflected in their 2015 performance to date, while Japan's Gumi hits the skids after its billion-dollar IPO
Opinion A month ago Increasing negativity around F2P tars both good and bad games with the same brush
Opinion 2 months ago 22cans' bad handling casts a shadow over the Kickstarter dream
Opinion 2 months ago One thing's for sure: the industry schism is an imagined one
Opinion 3 months ago PlayStation Now is accomplished; but customers expect better value
Opinion 3 months ago The XBL and PSN outages are a warning shot; consoles and games must be built to recognise that always-online services aren't
4 months ago This year's winner and losers from the world's gaming stocks. Can you guess which company was the best investment of 2014?
Opinion 4 months ago Publishers that don't respect QA don't respect their customers either
Opinion 4 months ago Campaigns for retailers to drop games or advertisers to pull marketing are a valid part of a free, healthy society
Opinion 4 months ago Celebrating PlayStation also means embracing what Sony did to the market: took games out of the basement
Opinion 4 months ago Opponents shouldn't read too much into recent statements; free is firmly entrenched among mobile consumers
Opinion 5 months ago Once designed to protect retail from an inevitable future, overcharging for digital games now threatens the industry
5 months ago How have the world's stock markets responded after financial season?
Opinion 5 months ago Can Call of Duty continue its streak and keep pace with Activision's record year?
Opinion 5 months ago Bungie's latest is a huge hit, but it's hard to see how it can sustain a long tail - regular DLC packs will hit diminishing returns very quickly
Opinion 6 months ago 2014 was Wii U's chance in Japan; but Nintendo is at the root of the malaise around all consoles there
6 months ago The appalling Shadow of Mordor contract signed by YouTubers is a real sign of games media corruption; will it be treated as such?
Opinion 6 months ago The focus on miserable Japanese sales figures is a distraction; Xbox has problems everywhere outside the Anglo-American markets
Opinion 7 months ago Console games are swamped by mobile titles in Tokyo; is this a glimpse of the industry's future?