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Gamasutra's main editor in charge of the blogs section. Please feel free to reach out to me with any questions you have about blogging on Gamasutra -- either technical or related to content. 

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I've been writing professionally about video games since 1999, first on the consumer and, since 2007, the industry side. I've also written and edited dialogue for the downloadable fighting game Skullgirls.

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Expert Blogs

Posted by Christian Nutt on Fri, 22 Jan 2016 01:53:00 EST in Design, Console/PC
The Legend of Legacy is absolutely is one of my favorite games of 2015, and it is overlooked, misunderstood, and maligned.

Posted by Christian Nutt on Fri, 20 Nov 2015 01:43:00 EST in Design, Console/PC
What the heck is Yo-Kai Watch and how does the game actually work? What are its strengths? Christian Nutt dives in.

Posted by Christian Nutt on Thu, 29 Oct 2015 06:36:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet
So what's the deal with Miitomo? Christian Nutt takes a look at Nintendo's first app, and places it in context.

Posted by Christian Nutt on Wed, 15 Jul 2015 01:10:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Programming, Production, Console/PC
What always made Iwata stand out to me above other game company execs is that he started as a game developer.

Posted by Christian Nutt on Fri, 29 May 2015 01:50:00 EDT in Smartphone/Tablet, Business/Marketing, Console/PC
So Konami has attempted to clarify things with a statement -- but really just muddied the waters. What's going on?

Posted by Christian Nutt on Fri, 08 May 2015 06:07:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Design, Console/PC, Indie
I've interviewed Koji "IGA" Igarashi a number of times over the years. Here's a look back at some of those conversations, as rumors circulate about his next game.

Christian Nutt's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 05/11/2015 - 05:14]

They 're not gone -- ...

They 're not gone -- they just take a VERY long time to load, as they 're animated GIFs and large file size. My recommendation is to try to reload the page a couple of times until you get the full set of images, if they aren 't showing up ...

Comment In: [News - 05/11/2016 - 03:40]

Thanks for posting this correction. ...

Thanks for posting this correction. I 've updated the story.

Comment In: [Blog - 04/29/2016 - 03:16]

Really depends on where you ...

Really depends on where you were looking. Good Morning America loved it I don 't at all remember that being the case amongst the enthusiast press. Gimmicky controls and not-HD at the advent of the HD era There was plenty of static. I saw it first-hand and it wasn 't ...

Comment In: [News - 04/21/2016 - 06:02]

Well, this game seems to ...

Well, this game seems to have both we 'll see if it helps it catch on in the West at all.

Comment In: [Blog - 04/20/2016 - 12:30]

Origins got a lot more ...

Origins got a lot more attention, but Legends is vastly superior, IMO.

Comment In: [Blog - 04/18/2016 - 01:18]

This is, in fact, how ...

This is, in fact, how Hollywood handles it. Not precisely, but in principle.