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.
Opinion A year ago Everyone's excited about iOS - but Apple has another platform which many developers seem happy to ignore
Opinion A year ago Sony's new CEO reveals his plan - it's not the brave start we wanted, but it might be the one Sony needs, argues Rob Fahey
Opinion A year ago Fan outrage erupts over Mass Effect 3 - but why do game creators seem willing to encourage the vocal cranks?
Opinion A year ago Tax relief is finally on the cards for UK developers - but will it reach the right places, asks Rob Fahey
Opinion A year ago Many of us sniff at the idea of serious criticism and academic research for games - but this is an important step for the medium
Opinion A year ago The numbers don't add up for solid state media on home consoles, says Rob Fahey
Opinion A year ago Rumours of the industry's demise have been greatly - if understandably - exaggerated, says Rob Fahey
A year ago Rob Fahey puts Europe's last major publisher in the share price spotlight
Opinion A year ago Splitting hairs over Vita's launch figures disguises the real question - what does Sony need to do next?
Opinion A year ago GAME's troubles inspire fear across the boxed game sector. They're not ready for what comes next
A year ago Crowdfunding may seem like a curiosity now - but it's a glimpse at the future of creative industries
A year ago Nintendo's financials are in trouble - but the company's losses don't mean it's Game Over
Opinion A year ago CES showed a vague, uninspired future vision, compared to the future games companies are already charting
Opinion A year ago Taking perspective on hardware launch stories - why do we think 2012 is a console announcement year?
A year ago Format holders, publishers, retailers - who won and lost on the global stock markets last year?
Opinion A year ago The much-anticipated IPO of Zynga stock has stalled on arrival - but with no clear strategy for future growth, what did the company expect?
Opinion A year ago An industry on the move needs landmarks to steer itself by. PlayStation Vita and Star Wars: The Old Republic are two such landmarks.
A year ago Vindicia's Gene Hoffman on finding new business models, adapting to the digital world - and the games industry's curious traditionalism
Opinion 2 years ago This may be the best quarter ever for core games - but where are the titles that could build bridges to new audiences?
Opinion 2 years ago The mainstream press doesn't care for any "controversy" in this year's Call of Duty; so why are gamers themselves so riled about it?
2 years ago Nintendo's fortunes of late have been mixed - but we shouldn't take the figures at face value
2 years ago The home console market faces plenty of threats, but iOS isn't one of them
Opinion 2 years ago Open platforms aren't the Holy Grail their proponents claim - it's time to let go of this pointless ideology
2 years ago Is an orderly, managed decline the best that the UK's largest specialist retailer can hope for?