Thanks for making it over. You can find a substantial sampling of my writing within these pages.
June 11, 2018 - In this Future of Narrative panel at the E3 Coliseum, I talked with Amy Hennig, Ian Dallas and Sam Barlow about Star Wars, their future work and how to break down the barriers of race in the world of storytelling in games. June 7, 2018 - I'll be moderating a panel at the E3 Coliseum in Los Angeles. The topic - the future of games narrative on June 12. I'll have more on the guests leading up to the date. June 4, 2018 - I'm working on a long form, 5,000-word story for an awesome print magazine. More on this soon. May 31, 2018 - I was interviewed by a person from Lightbox who's working on a Harvey Weinstein documentary produced by Academy Award winner Simon Chinn. May 18, 2018 - The New York Videogame Critics Circle, which I founded almost 8 years ago, is now an official 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We do good work in the NYC community Find out more here. April 12, 2018 - BBC Radio interviewed me about games and museum culture. We also talked about my WaPo review of "Where The Water Tastes Like Wine." March 28, 2018 - I'll be speaking at the 15th annual Games for Change Festival in June in NYC. The topic is "When Journalists Educate With Games: How and Why the New York Videogame Critics Circle Mentors Students and Older Adults." More soon! March 15, 2018 - For the Washington Post, I reviewed the narratively-compelling "Where The Water Tastes Like Wine." It features stories about the Great Depression and will also appear in the Sunday paper on March 25th. February 15, 2018 - I'm working on a Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway story, which is fun. I'm also working on a memoir, which is both fun - and sad.
June 15, 2017 - It's time to get to work on two or three book proposals. I'll take much of the summer to get these into the proper shape, then choose the best one to send along to agents.
May 6, 2017 - For the New York Videogame Critics Circle, I've moved the group toward becoming a non-profit organization to offer more scholarships and mentoring. We are currently putting together a board and finding pro bono legal representation. It's a lot of work!
April 15, 2017 - I'm working on a long story for the 150th Anniversary issue of Harper's Bazaar magazine.
January 20, 2017 - The New York Game Awards were a great success! The Daily Show offered up some amazing humor. We honored Richard Garriott, who made a great speech. The Abrons Playhouse was sold out. And we had 50,000 viewers online.
February 11, 2014, Here's video of the 3rd Annual NY Videogame Critics Circle Awards with The Daily Show's Daniel Radosh as host, Rick Moody, Handsome Dick Manitoba, Future Folk and, of course, our esteemed critics and game makers.