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

Epic Games’ Cliff Bleszinski talks about the impact of the Unreal Engine 4

Epic Games Design Director, Cliff Bleszinski, talks with DT about the new Unreal Engine 4, and the impact it will have on all of gaming.
Gaming

Will Wright reminisces on E3, and looks forward towards the future of gaming

Will Wright, creator of Sim City and The Sims, speaks with us about his history with E3, and the evolution of the gaming industry.
Gaming

Gaming legend Sid Meier shows college students how its done

The man behind one of the most successful real-time strategy (RTS) games of all time, Sid Meier, spent two weeks at the University of Michigan teaching students how to make games.
Gaming

Id co-founder John Romero says goodbye to consoles

John Romero, the co-founder of iD Software talks with us about his shift towards free-to-play and social game, and translating Ghost Recon for a new model.
Gaming

From broadcast jokes to interactive mayhem, ‘Family Guy’ writers talk about bringing the Griffens to the digital world

Peter Griffin and the family return to the digital frontier with two new games, Family Guy Online and Family Guy: Return to the Multiverse. We chatted with two of the show's writers about the challenges of bring the Family Guy humor to a…
Gaming

Exclusive: Respawn Entertainment founders discuss their new title, and the narrowing gap between gaming and Hollywood

In this exclusive interview, Former Infinity Ward heads Jason West and Vince Zampella, now the people behind the fledgling Respawn Entertainment, discuss working on their new project, and the ever increasing connection between gaming and…
Gaming

Hands On with ArenaNet’s Guild Wars 2

We go hands on with NC Soft and ArenaNet's Guild Wars 2, as the publisher and developer prepare to open the the beta to all.
Gaming

Hands-On with Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Multiplayer

We go hands on with Ubisoft's multiplayer in Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier.
Gaming

Exclusive Interview: American McGee has seen the future of gaming, and it begins in China

In this exclusive interview from GDC, developer American McGee, best known for his twisted take on Alice in Wonderland, showed off three new games, discussed the future of gaming, and explained why he packed up and moved to China.
Gaming

A closer look at Warren Spector’s returns to the Wasteland with Disney’s Epic Mickey 2

We go hands on with the upcoming Epic Mickey 2, and talk with Warren Spector about the problems that plagued the original, and the future of the franchise.
Gaming

Death Becomes Darksiders II: Hands-On with Vigil Games Sequel

Vigil Games decided to introduce the new playable character Death with its second Darksiders game, which actually plays out during the same time period of the original, and even features some overlapping story events. With Death comes a…
Gaming

Xbox co-creator Seamus Blackley gets back to his gaming roots with new mobile-game startup

Seamus Blackley helped radically reshape the future of gaming with the creation of the Xbox, but with his new startup, he'll draw upon the past to rekindle the spirit that made classic arcade games great.