Jeff Gerstmann

Jeffrey Michael Gerstmann (born August 1, 1975) is an American video game journalist and musician. Former editorial director of the gaming website GameSpot and the co-founder/editor of the gaming website Giant Bomb, Gerstmann began working at GameSpot in the fall of 1996, around the launch of VideoGameSpot when GameSpot split PC and console games into separate areas. He shared his thoughts on a variety of other subjects every Monday on his GameSpot blog before his dismissal from GameSpot in 2007 following a scandal over his review of Kane & Lynch: Dead Men.
Posts about Jeff Gerstmann
    • The Game Awards 2014 Nominees and Winners Listed

      The Game Awards hosted some tough battles this evening, as nominees clashed in a variety of categories that highlighted the best in gaming for 2014. With 21 awards up for grabs, ranging from the inspiring “Games for Change” to the coveted “Game of the Year”, this year’s show offered plenty of variety and helped celebrate game development as a whole.

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    • The Game Awards 2014 – nominees announced

      The nominees for the 2014 Game Awards have been announced. Highlights include Game of the Year featuring Bayonetta 2 and Developer of the Year featuring Nintendo. Check out all of the categories and nominees below: Best Indepdent Game Broken Age Monument Valley Shovel Knight Transistor The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Best Narrative South Park: The Stick of Truth The Walkin ...

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  • The Game Awards 2014 Winners

    … Alien: Isolation – Creative Assembly/Sega Assassin’s Creed Unity – Ubisoft Bayonetta 2 – Platinum Games/Nintendo Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor – Monolith/Warner Bros. Sunset Overdrive – Insomniac/Microsoft Best Role Playing Game Bravely Default – Square Enix Dark Souls II – From Software/Bandai Namco Divinity: Original Sin…

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  • The Game Awards 2014 Winners - News

    … – Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft Titanfall – Respawn/EA Wolfenstein: The New Order – MachineGames/Bethesda Best Action/Adventure Alien: Isolation – Creative Assembly/Sega Assassin’s Creed Unity – Ubisoft Bayonetta 2 – Platinum Games/Nintendo Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor – Monolith/Warner Bros. Sunset Overdrive – Insomniac/Microsoft Best Role Playing…

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  • Far Cry 4's Devil Birds Are The Worst

    … If I had to sum up people's reaction to Far Cry 4 in a single sentence, it would have to be: "Fuck these birds." Or some variation of that, at least. That's one of the first things Kotaku's Steve Marinconz said to me when we started playing online. I'd already played 30 hours of Far Cry 4 at that point, but Steve had only just begun. And he…

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  • The Game Awards 2014 Nominees Announced - News

    … Sports Trials Fusion - RedLynx/Ubisoft Best Online Experience Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - Sledgehammer Games/Activision Dark Souls II - From Software/Bandai Namco Destiny - Bungie/Activision Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft - Blizzard Titanfall - Respawn/EA Best Mobile/Handheld Bravely Default - Square Enix Monument Valley - Ustwo Hearthstone…

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  • The Game Awards 2014 nominees announced

    … For Change (rewards games for doing something different) Mountain Never Alone The Last of Us: Left Behind This War of Mine Valiant Hearts: The Great War Best Remaster Grand Theft Auto V Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire The Last of Us Remastered The Master Chief Collection Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Best Shooter Call of Duty: Advanced…

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  • Destiny: One Week Later

    … not achieved greatness, yet. It is however, extremely fun to play. Final Score: 8/10 Electronic Gaming Monthly Josh Harmon writes: With a lifeless world, a hazily plotted, repetitive campaign, and an endgame that quickly resorts to a slow grind for marginally better loot, Destiny fails to deliver on the promise of its concept and the enormous…

    Maxime Chiasson/ The Gamer Headlines- 7 readers -