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how would you improve tech and video game journalism?

Hello everyone. I know a lot of us have issues with tech and video game journalism.  I myself love video games and technology and I haven't been happy with how things are done so when it came to me building my own news  site I had a few ideas on things I wanted to fix and things I wanted to change. Then I started realized that one of the biggest disconnects is the lack of trust the community for journalism. So something I came up with is asking "you" the community what you want. We want to build a news site around the community and for the community. I want to build news site for technology and videogames because I love them both but I want to do it. I want to know what you all think is the problem and how it can be done better.

So with that said, how would you improve tech and video game journalism?

Feel free to PM me your email if you want to stay updated on the project.

So, let me know what you all think.

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Move away from walkthroughs

Many people are upset with the "Lack of skill" from game journalist. I personally use walkthroughs to help me get through games. I also appreciate websites that just focus on industry news like: Gaming Instincts

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Do it hard from your heart

Especially in the gaming industry, the visual effect and graphics are valued. That is, if you want to talk about the game, then do it in a hasty manner and you can dilute it with different graphics or animations. And do not tell much. That is, it can be provided as a "woman whispered in your ear" briefly and intriguingly!

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Do something informative

Journalism is going out on the field and talking to people about it, maybe even funny moments, people want to know stuff and the more information you provide in one place the better.Something they never heard or seen. A new perspective on the things or including other game and tech fans. Or even someone important from the industry. The online gamers might just hop in to give interview.

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What I think...

I see a lot of tech/gaming blogs just doing promotional stuff. Not being authentic with their viewers. They review **** loads of games but the reviews are shallow and done in haste. That is why I prefer forums where I can know about the game from people who're really involved it and not from someone who just plays it once for the sole purpose of getting people to read his blog.

I think a website with guest posts from people who've deeply played a particular game would be nice, but then again it could be biased. IMO forums are great because people can counter what they don't appreciate in comments, you get an overall view.

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Sry made a reply to a wrong post, don't see a delete button anywhere...

Post was last edited on September 21, 2018 3:25 AM PDT

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What I would love to see is the game-philosophy angle. Some companies, like InXile and Obsidian, mentioned that they do hire philosophers for their scenarios. There are media theorists that elaborate game theory and I would really like to see that implemented for particular video games analysis.

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