This week on VGS……
It’s a mixed bag of a show as we have some moments of laughter, tears and utter boredom. Andy Borkowski and Shaggy Dave use the occasion to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of Pocket Monsters in Japan. After we wax nostalgic, Kotaku writer Patrick Klepek joins the program to talk about how he got into the media industry and how EVEN YOU could get a job in video game media! If you want to listen every week make sure you subscribe to our show on iTunes.
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Are you interested in writing about games for a living? Do you feel the need to extol your unsolicited opinions on anyone who would listen?
YOU might be ready for a career in Video Game Journalism, Kotaku writer Patrick Klepek joins the show to discuss the industry he represents, how you can get a job working as a journalist and Ethics in Game Journalism….
Patrick joins the show to discuss a variety of issues including:
How Kotaku differs from other video game outlets when it comes to production.
What you need to do to stand out in this saturated field.
Where he see’s the industry going.
His thoughts on GamerGate and the importance of video game ethics.
What life is really like for someone that does this for a living.