Posts Tagged ‘Wii’

With DICE behind us, #GDC around the corner, and fan fests galore coming up beginning with PAX East, SXSWi, C2E2, EVE and WonderCon, I compiled this game release calendar for the rest of the year to help us track fan wikis, developer diaries, previews and trailers.  Watch for updates and let’s see who will top the $1 […]


#CES and #NATPE kicked off the year with keen insights into ubiquitous connectivity and content. Awashed in fantastical visions, the theme of imaginative wonder, optimism and excitement permeated the events marking the awakening of a magical many-to-many era. Enter SyFy’s House of Imagination and Alcatel-Lucent’s LTE world – rich, frictionless space for magical personal experiences.  Car as platform, toaster […]


John Koller, Director of Marketing for Sony PlayStation dazzled Digital Living Room this morning as he announced that PlayStation is launching its first gamer-oriented reality show 1Q 2010.  PlayStation now has an in-house production unit with its own showrunners and is working on a development slate of branded entertainment.  Box strategists view original programming as […]


Streaming Media West is in full swing.  With 150 speakers and 40 sessions, it is a real treat that all the videos will soon be posted at StreamingMedia.com. The video to my Commonwealth Club Smarter TV event from earlier this week will also soon be available on FORA.tv.  Between the two events, there was much discussion about […]


Follow all the fun at the LA Games Conference on Twitter #LAGC.  Most controversial quote:  “32% music revenue last year was from video games.”  Lots of NE1 know…click here and here for Tommy Tallarico’s response.  Here’s the rest: TRENDS Nick Williams presentation at www.gameplaninsights.com/lagc.pdf Most anticipated titles:  Halo 3, ModernWarfare 2, Madden 2010 Wii and DS chasing […]


Mediaweek’s Upfronts conference, where industry analysts, brand marketers and television programmers meet to opine on the $18B upfront marketplace, is in full swing right now at the Time Life Building in NYC today and Ian Baer, President of Big Fuel, the fa shizzle consumer engagement agency, has been guest blogging live.  Excerpts below, full transcript at the Content to Commerce blog: […]


The problem with buying any titles (video, music, games) is the boredom factor. After a certain number of plays, it’s great to try something new.  So rental is revolutionary but with a week turnaround, GameFly is far from the solution. Hopefully Netflix will buy them, but til then XBLA and WiiWare are the only on […]