Jonathan Tung

Associate Writer

Location icon United States of America



Mindshare: 24-Hour Party People: A Peek Inside an Extra Life Stream

As day quickly turns to night outside, what remains of the students of San Jose State University slowly scatter indoors to attend whatever night plans they have, be it evening club meetings or evening classes. It's a common sight to see a few strays wandering about on their early evening walks, whether its exercise or just for the sake of enjoying the cool autumn weather.

Mindshare: Grand Theft Bribery

DISCLAIMER: Due to unforeseen consequences, I was unable to secure interviews with anyone related to anything in this article, although I was able to get in contact with a few bloggers and YouTubers who were covering this event. In addition, all information provided herein was gathered from various forum posts, news articles, and now-deleted Twitter messages.

Mindshare: A Leaky Situation

by Jonathan Tung Once again, we have arrived at the beginning of the Fall Gaming Season, the only time of the year where some of the most highly-anticipated video games are slated to be released. Among these games is the much-anticipated Grand Theft Auto V, already considered to be the most expensive video game ever developed at a whopping $265 Million.

Mindshare: Fight for Your Right (To Pirate?)

by Jonathan Tung With the dramatic events of this year's E3 all wrapped up, it's quite clear that Sony has already won this round in console wars before they even hit shelves. No, I'm not talking about the price (which still makes me want to get a PS4 anyway), but by clearing up their current stance in regards to used games.


As another beautiful morning dawns over the Santa Clara Convention Center, an exciting buzz can be felt in the air. Outside, a line of gamers is forming, composed of every single thing you could think of: middle aged men, small families, and groups of college-aged kids, all of whom are waiting to get into what they assume is their own personal highlight of the summer.

Japan Expo 2013 Interview with Tatsuro Iwamoto

TATSURO IWAMOTO "WHY IS PHOENIX WRIGHT'S HAIR SHAPED LIKE A BIRD?" AND OTHER SILLY QUESTIONS With the North American digital release of Ace Attorney: Duel Destinies on the horizon, I thought it would be interesting to talk with one of the staff members who worked on this production.


Well kids, it's that time of year again: the week before everybody on the internet freaks out and splurges all over the massive video game event that is known as E3. As we count down the days to the biggest event of the year for gamers, let's take a quick look at what we can expect from the big three this year.