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Mike Futter

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Madison, NJ
Freelance Writer — Freelance

Author, The GameDev Business Handbook. Formerly: Game Informer. Opinions: Mine. Loves: Board/Video Games, Doggos. DMs open. Portfolio: MuckRack.com/mike-futter

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Biography

Former journalist. Currently working on a "special project" with Bithell Games. More news on that soon...

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@Futterish — 8,604 followers, 178,708 tweets

@ChrisBlundell I’ve never understood ceding control of your content and audience. There’s value in capitalizing on social platforms, but to make that the core of your business success? That baffles me.
Media companies put their eggs in another company’s basket. They started relying heavily on another platform to boost content reach instead of generating amazing work in their wheelhouse. And all it took was one decision to pull the rug out…  https://twitter.com/NoahShachtman/status/953261378629963778 
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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

How is social media changing news?

Tons of misinformation because people are too fast on the trigger.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Will McAvoy (The Newsroom)

Awards

Good Games Writing

2016 - Best News Reporting
2016 award for best news reporting for a deep-dive explainer on the SAG-AFTRA video game voice performers strike.