Our 10 most read stories on GamesBeat during last year include the Ocean Marketing scandal, an educational outreach program, and Google’s Zerg Rush.
The past year served up plenty of examples of the awful advertising, marketing, and public relations campaigns that surround gaming.
Gaston and Gaston, a law firm in San Diego, revealed details regarding former N-Control sales specialist Paul Christoforo’s suit against iControl, N-Control’s parent company. The suit stems from the controversy surrounding the Avenger controller and Christoforo’s dismissal after a public fiasco and PR disaster.
N-Control, the makers of the controversial Avenger controller, just can’t catch a break when it comes to Paul Christoforo, its former marketing specialist.
Want to know which GamesBeat stories ranked most popular in 2011 — the ones that took off into the stratosphere in terms of traffic? Well, here’s a list at our top 10. We offer them up to give you a sense of the Zeitgeist for our piece of the internet.
You’d think that Ocean Marketing’s Paul Christoforo would try to avoid the limelight after one of the worst PR moves ever this week, but you’d be wrong.