Jim Rossignol

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Jim Rossignol
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Born July 1978 (age 35–36)
Occupation Games Journalist, Author
Website
http://rossignol.cream.org/

Jim Rossignol (born July 1978) is a British computer games journalist and critic, as well as an author. He has also branched out into games, founding the company Big Robot in 2010.[1]

Biography[edit]

Journalism[edit]

Rossignol started his career a reporter on a finance newsletter. He says he was fired from the job due to obsession with a video game.[2] He currently writes for Rock, Paper, Shotgun.[3]

Author[edit]

Rossignol has written a book entitled "This Gaming Life: Travels in Three Cities", published by the University of Michigan imprint DigitalCultureBooks. The book examines the relationship between gamers and the videogames they play, via a tour through differing aspects of gaming culture in several parts of the world.

Personal[edit]

Rossignol lives with his fiancee Amanda Ricaud and their 2 children in Bath, Somerset.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jim Rossignol (27 September 2010). "Big Robot Lives Again". Big Robot. Retrieved 21 April 2012. "my new company, Big Robot" 
  2. ^ Rossignol, Jim (2008). This Gaming Life. Britain: The University of Michigan Press. p. 3. ISBN 0-472-11635-5. 
  3. ^ "I’d like to know more". Rock, Paper, Shotgun. Retrieved 2009-09-02. 

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