John Gaudiosi

John Gaudiosi

John Gaudiosi has been covering video games for over 25 years, dating back to his work for The Washington Post while in college. Over the years, John has focused on the convergence of Hollywood and gaming for outlets like The Hollywood Reporter, Variety and Entertainment Weekly. He now covers all aspects of gaming, including the intersection of sports and games, as well as new gaming technology like virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality. And he tracks down some of the biggest names in Hollywood to discuss their latest film and television projects. John resides in North Carolina, where he's active in dog rescue.
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Gaming

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is a big fan of VR, too

When Tony Stewart isn’t tearing up a NASCAR track, he can be found enjoying a game – like iRacing, a racing sim he recently competed in. We spoke with Stewart about gaming, virtual reality, and how it all comes back to being a better…
Movies & TV

The stars of ‘The Man in the High Castle’ talk season 2 3:45

Digital Trends met up with the cast and producer of Amazon's The Man in the High Castle to discuss what’s ahead for fans in this rich, alternate-history story. Find out what's in store for season 2, which debuts in December.
Movies & TV

Why Marvel’s ‘Agents of SHIELD’ will set a darker tone in season 4 3:59

Digital Trends met up with some of the key players in Agents of SHIELD to talk about what's ahead for season 4. Producer Jeph Loeb and series stars, including Clark Gregg and Elizaeth Henstridge, shared some interesting insights…
Features

Porn star August Ames wants to improve your sex life with virtual reality

One of the most prolific adult entertainment actresses wants to use virtual reality to improve your sex life and transform pornography from passive viewing into an active learning experience.
Virtual Reality

How the ‘Mr. Robot’ VR experience tells a tale that wouldn’t work on TV

One of the most talked-about virtual reality experiences from Comic Con, the Mr. Robot VR Experience, is now available across multiple platforms.
Virtual Reality

‘Ghostbusters’ godfather Ivan Reitman explains why it’s perfect for VR

The director of the first two 'Ghostbusters' films, and executive producer of the reboot, reveals how virtual reality has become a key part of the franchise’s future.
Movies & TV

Wil Wheaton thinks streaming will be the big bang for a new era of TV

Wil Wheaton's 30-year career has led him to a new comic series streaming exclusively on PlayStation Network. In our interview, Wheaton discusses his love for comics, how The Big Bang Theory has changed his fame, and how streaming is…
Mobile

Like Tinder for news, Lumi uses swipes to learn what you want to read

Lumi uses the latest data science, crowd sourcing, and your personal social media feeds to provide a never-ending stream of relevant articles to read on your mobile device
Movies & TV

Angry Birds director on what it was like to beat Captain America at the box office

First-time director Fergal Reilly explains what separates The Angry Birds Movie from other Hollywood adaptations, such as Disney/Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War.
Gaming

Panthers cornerback Charles Tillman loves Mario, Madden, and yes, Sharknado

Carolina Panthers cornerback Charles Tillman returns to his second Super Bowl and faces Peyton Manning again, but off the field he loves Call of Duty and Sharknado.
Gaming

The Super Bowl may be Sunday, but you can stream the Madden Bowl tonight

EA Sports used Super Bowl week to celebrate Madden NFL 16’s Draft Champions Ranked mode with two separate Madden Bowl competitions.
Gaming

Super Bowl savant: Will Madden predict this year's game as perfectly as last?

EA Sports used Madden NFL 16 to predict the Carolina Panthers will win Super Bowl 50, which is worth noting because the video game forecasted the exact score of last year’s big game.