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.
A year ago Six months of decline - but what do the markets actually want from Japan's one-time giant?
Opinion A year ago Nintendo's drive to make a success of the 3DS builds momentum - and finds important allies
Opinion A year ago Consumers should be rewarded for pre-ordering - so why are we making them jump through hoops instead?
Opinion A year ago Steve Jobs' departure from Apple could actually boost the company's stature in the games business
Opinion A year ago The failure of 3DS isn't just down to Nintendo's failures - it's symptomatic of a much wider shift in the market
Opinion A year ago Riccitiello's EA is taking huge risks - but so far, they're paying off. Can the winning streak continue?
Opinion A year ago Small-studio developers are changing the world - but without the expertise of publishing, is this sector sustainable?
Opinion A year ago Buying PopCap is John Riccitiello's most significant move yet as EA CEO - and his riskiest
Opinion A year ago The revelations from within Team Bondi shock few in the industry - and that in itself is a shameful thing
Opinion A year ago Capcom takes aim at the second-hand market - or so the Internet wants to believe
Opinion A year ago Mobile and social gaming are in a huge valuation bubble - but that doesn't have to mean that disaster is coming
Opinion 2 years ago EA rattles its sabers at Steam - but Origin's strategy is a throwback to the bad old days
Opinion 2 years ago Nintendo's decision to carry its Wii and DS branding into the next generation will confuse more consumers than it attracts.
Opinion 2 years ago E3's conferences are over for another year. Who won, who lost out - and what fresh direction does this give the industry?
Opinion 2 years ago The underwhelming nature of Call of Duty Elite disguises an experiment that could define Activision's future
Opinion 2 years ago Age of Conan joins a growing list of freemium MMOs - a wise move, or a desperate one?
Opinion 2 years ago Will the next generation of consoles herald a truce in the graphics arms race?
Opinion 2 years ago There's a crisis on the way for console core gaming, but this cloud has a thick silver lining
Opinion 2 years ago There's trouble ahead for the core games market - but it's wrong to blame social and mobile for these problems
Opinion 2 years ago Sony's PSN security breach looks disastrous - but it's so much worse than that
Opinion 2 years ago PSP Go is laid to rest. Weeping is unlikely at this funeral.
Opinion 2 years ago Cloud gaming continues to fascinate - but the economic arguments don't add up
Opinion 2 years ago Gearbox' mis-step with Duke Nukem Forever's Capture the Babe mode is likely to raise hell - and rightly so