Warren Spector. Randy Pitchford. Will Wright. What doe these gaming gods have in common.
What? NO, the answer has nothing to do with them NOT being black. They all wear glasses. Geez people, I thought we didn’t look at each other based on race.
Anyway, Blacks In Gaming is an organization (with sponsorship backing from Microsoft) that plans to involve itself in new projects, tech, local chapters, up and coming entrepreneurial ventures, collaborative networking and gaming curriculums in schools and universities. BIG members are gaming industry professionals who voluntarily give their time to share their experiences and insight to their exciting careers. Although it can be difficult to get into the gaming industry, BIG feels that their involvement in the process could break through those barriers. Their mission is to provide support to anyone who wants to be part of the gaming industry (gamers included) via various networking opportunities, outreach programs, mentorships, and entrepreneurships. Continue reading “The Notorious B.I.G.’s: Blacks In Gaming”