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Blane Humphries's Blog


Account Supervisor at TriplePoint PR getting close to 10 years of experience in video games PR. Adept at creating media buzz for mobile, PC, and console games through written communication and a deep network of industry insiders. 

Additional experience across sectors of the game industry, from working as a games journalist and consulting on all stages of game development for dozens of games. Deeply experienced shaping games from Alpha to post-launch updates including quality reviews, mechanic critiques, and in-depth assessments.


Member Blogs

Posted by Blane Humphries on Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:07:00 EDT in Production, Serious, Indie
Game Developers have more skills than what meets the eye. Let's take a moment to appreciate all of the hidden talents they use to create great games.

Posted by Blane Humphries on Sat, 27 Jul 2013 11:51:00 EDT in Business/Marketing
Buzzwords and phrases are used by marketing departments in every industry to generate hype about a new product. The games industry is no exception.

Posted by Blane Humphries on Fri, 31 May 2013 10:42:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC
With the announcement of a new edition of the Razer Blade, what are your thoughts and reactions to Razer's gaming laptop lineup?

Posted by Blane Humphries on Wed, 08 May 2013 01:34:00 EDT in Console/PC
This is my gamer origin story. Without Command and Conquer, I would not have discovered my passion for video games.

Posted by Blane Humphries on Thu, 25 Apr 2013 05:33:00 EDT in Business/Marketing
Community Managers serve as the ambassadors between the studio and the fans. Without them, gaming studios would be left in the dark on how to appeal to their core audience.

Blane Humphries's Comments

Comment In: [News - 06/01/2013 - 01:38]

This is terrible. My condolences ...

This is terrible. My condolences to his family, friends, and the Oculus team.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/22/2013 - 08:36]

This was a great post. ...

This was a great post. I really enjoyed reading it. r n r nI actually wrote a blog very similar to this recently. It 's interesting to see the evolution of the importance of Community Managers in today 's gaming/social culture.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/14/2013 - 12:50]

This was a great article ...

This was a great article r n r nI think the problem is getting people to realize that Big News Coverage isn 't everything. This is especially true when it comes to Indie titles. While many gamers go to the big sites like Kotaku and IGN, people who are interested ...

Comment In: [Blog - 04/25/2013 - 05:33]

That sounds awesome I did ...

That sounds awesome I did not even think about system creation. I will definitely add that to my list of resources as an effective CM Thanks