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.
A month ago Xbox co-creator on the trend of fewer and fewer titles that are less and less innovative and how the pressures of AAA led him to leave MS
A month ago Peter Moore cites importance of direct relationship with gamers, says EA's customer is now consumers, not retailers
A month ago New indie publishing label to publish Jane Jensen's Moebius: Empire Rising and other story-driven games
A month ago Emily takes over for her brother Jim Greer who is looking to launch a not-for-profit political organization
A month ago Analysts weigh in on Take-Two, Irrational Games' closure and the future for BioShock
A month ago Ken Levine starting up "small entrepreneurial endeavor at Take-Two" as all but 15 members of the studio will be laid off
In association with AMIQUS
2 months ago Confused about how to get into the industry or climb the ladder? Trip Hawkins, Warren Spector, Ed Fries and more offer tips
2 months ago We ask a number of developers about the game's success and what they can learn from Nguyen's reaction
2 months ago MLG Brasil is looking to build "an extensive competitive gaming platform in South America"
2 months ago NPD's latest report shows PS4 topping Xbox One in January in the US but software purchasing hit a rough patch
2 months ago Data tracking firm will have granularity on full-game downloads, DLC but insists that retail "isn't going anywhere"
2 months ago Sony aiming to keep PS3 going for another 2-4 years, and company also wants to make sure retailers can participate in PS Now
2 months ago Wedbush Securities' latest report also suggests that Microsoft's and Sony's games divisions will be "very profitable" in next gen
2 months ago DFC has given us exclusive access to their new forecast, which predicts "major growth" among the core gaming audience
2 months ago Redesigned PS Vita, already available in Japan and Europe, is headed stateside with a $199 Borderlands 2 bundle
2 months ago Following the hit TV show Rabbids Invasion, Ubi is looking to further leverage the popular characters on the big screen
2 months ago Yves Guillemot notes that the company did hit its holiday sales target "despite the transition currently affecting the market"
2 months ago EA Mobile has defended the practice as an easier way for players to give feedback
2 months ago Next-gen consoles also remained supply constrained, delaying next-gen spending says Michael Pachter
2 months ago Naughty Dog's adventure wins 10 awards including the Game of the Year
2 months ago Palmer Luckey on the huge impact VR will have and the challenges that remain
2 months ago Eugene Jarvis and Mark Cerny talk about the state of the industry, the maturity of the audience and the big VR push
2 months ago VR company officially announces that Valkyrie will be an exclusive Oculus Rift launch title
2 months ago Xbox co-founder describes how his love of creating things has been passed down through the generations
2 months ago You ever feel like what we're doing is too much like pornography? asks Trip Hawkins