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Brendan Sinclair, Senior Editor

Brendan joined GamesIndustry International in 2012. Based in Toronto, Ontario, he was previously senior news editor at CBS-owned GameSpot in the US.

Recent articles by Brendan Sinclair

GameStop expects Switch shortages all year

Executives tell investors each shipment sells out in hours, "we're going to be chasing supply this entire year"

By Brendan Sinclair

GameStop blames sales dip on "weak" game category

Specialty retailer sees game revenues down across the board as collectibles and mobile tech business each up more than 50% year-over-year

By Brendan Sinclair

NHL sizing up eSports opportunity

Commissioner Gary Bettman envisions something like the NBA 2K eLeague, with each team running its own gaming squad

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo denies design issue with Switch controllers

Disconnecting Joy-Cons the result of a "manufacturing variation" which has been corrected for future shipments, company says

By Brendan Sinclair

Bloodstained drops Wii U version for Switch

Refunds offered for some backers of Koji Igarashi's Kickstarted Metroidvania game

Getting emotional about monthly burn rate

Finji's Bekah and Adam Saltsman talk about fleeing the mobile space for the sustainability of a supposedly indiepocalyptic PC and console world

By Brendan Sinclair

Switch "could possibly eclipse" Wii - GameStop

Specialty retailer rep says Nintendo's latest has phenomenal start, soaring attach rates for games and accessories

By Brendan Sinclair

More violence makes it safer

Doom devs Marty Stratton and Hugo Martin share how they approached rebooting a classic, what went right and what went wrong

By Brendan Sinclair

PlayStation 3's lifespan winding down

Sony Japan says shipments for its previous generation console will be ending soon

By Brendan Sinclair

Starbreeze signs System Shock 3

Swedish publisher investing $12 million, will take 50% of revenues after recouping money while Otherside Entertainment retains all IP

By Brendan Sinclair

Razer invests in Celsius

Peripheral maker's zVentures investment arm participates in $15 million investment for fitness-marketed beverage maker

World of Warcraft vets form Frostkeep Studios

Founders putting lessons from their time on the world-beating MMO to use in their upcoming Early Access team-based survival game Rend

By Brendan Sinclair

PlayStation Now to add PS4 games

Streaming service will expand catalog to current-gen console later this year

By Brendan Sinclair

An Epic shift to games-as-a-service

Unreal maker's worldwide creative director Donald Mustard discusses how changing business models upend the way competition works

By Brendan Sinclair

Google tops Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For

Tech giant tops list that also features NVIDIA at 39 and Activision Blizzard at 66

Hello Games looking to fund other devs

No Man's Sky developer establishing Hello Labs to support new procedurally generated and experimental game projects

By Brendan Sinclair

Double Fine's Digital Archaeology

Having remastered Day of the Tentacle and Full Throttle, Tim Schafer explains why the industry needs to preserve its past better (and why it probably won't)

By Brendan Sinclair

Aquaman actor to star in Just Cause movie

Jason Momoa tapped to play Rico Rodriquez in adaptation of Avalanche Studios' over-the-top action series

Switch will get streaming media "in time"

Nintendo of America president says company in talks with Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, launch focus was on system as a gaming device

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo claims victory in Canadian case over mods

3DS maker lauds $12.76 million judgment against Waterloo-based distributor of mod chips and flash carts

By Brendan Sinclair

A second chance for Take-Two

10 Years Ago This Month: A shareholder revolt rights the ship for the Grand Theft Auto publisher in the wake of Hot Coffee

By Brendan Sinclair

"Our player base was absolutely not ready for this"

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided developer Fleur Marty details the strengths and shortcomings of the microtransaction-driven game mode Breach

By Brendan Sinclair

Quadrilateral Cowboy wins Grand Prize at IGF Awards

Hyper Light Drifter, Ladykiller in a Bind also win categories

Overwatch wins GDC Game of the Year

Blizzard shooter takes top honors; Battlefield 1 takes Audience Award

Breathing life into Seaman

Yoot Saito recalls swimming against the stream with his seminal Dreamcast aquarium life simulator

By Brendan Sinclair

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