Gamasutra announced today that it has added several high profile game journalists to its regular team of contributors and editors. The new hires include such notables as Kyle Orland, Chris Morris and Simon Parkin, who have - collectively, worked for such publications as Edge magazine, Eurogamer, CNNMoney, Variety, Official Xbox Magazine, CNBC.com, Yahoo! Games, Crispy Gamer, Electronic Gaming Monthly, National Public Radio, GameSpot, Joystiq, and The Escapist.
Simon Parkin joins Gamasutra as its new European editor, providing UK-based news reporting to the U.S. based publication. Parkin is a veteran journalist and regular contributor to Eurogamer and Edge Magazine and was nominated for Best Writer in both the 2009 and 2010 British Game Media Awards.
Chris Morris, a household name among gamers, will join Gamasutra as its new editor at large, taking the place of Chris Remo - who recently joined Irrational Games as a community manager for "Bioshock Zero." Morris is best known for his CNNMoney 'Game Over' column and regularly contributes to Variety, Official Xbox Magazine, CNBC.com, Yahoo! Games and more.