Game Reviews: The Review
From outlets employing professional journalists, to enthusiasts creating their own platforms, to countless user reviews; people can find more reviews for a game than they have time to read. Consumers look to reviews to make informed purchasing decisions, though the landscape is constantly changing, for better or for worse. Find out from journalists, a YouTuber, and a games publishing industry veteran, what has changed and what the future of game reviews looks like. They will also tackle issues including the responsibility of outlets and those with a platform, how reviews impact the consumer and those that make and publish games, and what sources can ultimately be trusted for quality reviews.
Alex Walker [Gizmodo], Ralph Panebianco, Joab Gilroy [Red Bull], Marla Fitzsimmons [Fellow Traveller], Jordan Guest [Double Jump]