Archive - James Brightman
James Brightman has been covering the games industry since 2003 and has been an avid gamer since the days of Atari and Intellivision. He was previously EIC and co-founder of IndustryGamers and spent several years leading GameDaily Biz prior to that.
2 months ago Bernard Yee is joining the VR firm's Seattle office
2 months ago Actress claims that Rockstar based the character Lacey Jonas on her likeness without permission
2 months ago Ubisoft Quebec getting $4 million investment to move into new, cutting-edge studio [UPDATE: Montreal will continue to be a lead studio for AC]
2 months ago Ed Rumley on savvy consumers, increasing expectations, and bringing new games to market
2 months ago "You need those people there. They're driving the game. They're giving it longevity," explains Jerome K. Jones
2 months ago New Android version to offer improved visuals; company also unveiled its Android TV product, which plays movies, games and more
2 months ago VR firm has filed an official response to Zenimax's lawsuit, noting that it's a "transparent attempt" to take advantage of sale to Facebook
2 months ago Big increase in mobile gaming has accelerated DFC's forecast; firm also questions Xbox One strategy
2 months ago Seattle-based Carbon Design Group has been acquired by the VR company
2 months ago Check out advice on getting your indie game noticed from this panel including SCEE's Shahid Ahmad, Epic's Mark Rein and more
2 months ago Online retailer keeps the Fire name for its first ever smartphone - AT&T exclusive launches on July 25
2 months ago Juniper Research says that with the rise of mobile, dedicated gaming devices will serve the niche
2 months ago Owen Mahoney laments biz dev types taking control, says there's light at end of the tunnel after "five bad years"
2 months ago Activision has announced even more deals for the popular game/toy franchise
3 months ago Consoles retained momentum as hardware sales jumped 95% over last May, led by PS4
3 months ago Chris Jurney says he wants to "help make VR awesome"
3 months ago A federal appeals court confirmed a victory against Triton Tech, which alleged Nintendo had infringed its patent
3 months ago The studio behind Fruit Ninja will start by publishing Birzzle Fever
3 months ago Alain Corre discusses the controversy around the lack of playable female characters
3 months ago Don Mattrick is the second-highest paid CEO of all the companies in the Bay Area
3 months ago Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) says that the new consoles are "driving gaming sales and enthusiasm across the board"
3 months ago "It's really depressing because we almost... we were inches away from having you be able to select a girl or a guy as your co-op buddy"
3 months ago American Federation of Musicians and Microsoft reach new deal after 18 months of negotiation
3 months ago Contract for the Los Angeles Convention Center is up after 2015 and the ESA may decide to pursue another city
3 months ago During its E3 video, Nintendo also unveiled a new IP called Splatoon and a toy line called amiibo