Activision’s Guitar Hero video game franchise is dead. But music gaming’s legacy, a part of interactive entertainment’s history since the very beginning, lives on. A special preview of yours truly’s upcoming free digitally downloadable book, Music Games Rock: Gaming’s 100 Greatest Hits of All-Time (Power Play, 2011), we’re proud to present a look back over the field’s 30-year history. In the first of a special three-part series, we give you some of ...read more
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Interactive fiction and adventure gaming fans should be sure to check out the latest episode of Game Theory with Scott Steinberg. Our new documentary film “Interactive Fiction: The Art of Video Game Storytelling” (seen here) reveals what’s next for virtual narrative. The movie, featuring today’s top writers and game designers, provides an in-depth look at the past, present and future of video game storytelling. In the film, the field’s...read more
Think about some of your favorite video game characters. What attracts you to them? Their dialogue, their motivations, their awesome character models? When Team Bondi and Rockstar release LA Noire for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 later this year, you’ll have another reason to admire video game characters: Their humanity. Like many of Rockstar’s offerings, LA Noire will be an open-world sandbox game. Players will fall back into the year 1947 and slink...read more
One of today’s top technology expert witnesses, high-tech experts and consultants, over a billion people have tapped high-tech analyst Scott Steinberg for insight into today’s hottest consumer electronics products, computers, software apps, IT and online services. A veteran expert witness, software publisher and the head of technology consulting firm TechSavvy Global, he’s a frequent on-air analyst for ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and CNN. A consultant to the...read more
Today’s top PC and video games expert, game expert witness and consultant, over a billion people have tapped gaming analyst Scott Steinberg for insight into today’s hottest computer, console, online, mobile, social and downloadable games. A veteran expert witness, publisher of video game software and the head of consulting firm TechSavvy Global, he’s a frequent on-air analyst for ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and CNN. A consultant to gaming’s top developers...read more