Michael's most recently served as the editor-in-chief of Emerge Magazine, the student published magazine from the University of Guelph-Humber. The current issues focuses on the future of the decade. Emerge is nominated for 7 College Media Pinnacle Awards.
Michael's latest freelance piece is for Polygon.com. Profiling game designer Eric Zimmerman, one of the creators of SiSSYFiGHT 2000 and co-founder of former studio Gamelab, this in-depth feature looks at Zimmerman's 20+ years in the development industry. His personal mantra: focusing on experimental gameplay. [Links externally to Polygon.com]
Cultured is an independent magazine written, designed and published by Michael Brown. The focus and topics covered vary from issue to issue. The goal of the magazine is to educate readers about various forms of culture or cultural creators.
Michael has written for Lv42.com, 1UP.com and more. Here you can read his previous articles (excluding Ode to Joystick).