Doug Lowenstein

Lowenstein receives AIAS lifetime achievement award

ESA founder Douglas Lowenstein has been named as the third recipient of the The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences’ (AIAS) Lifetime Achievement Award.ESA was formed in 1994.“It was under Doug’s leadership that the industry fought off dangerous efforts to impose restrictions on video game content, in the process establishing unequivocally that video games are […]

11 years ago

Doug Lowenstein headlines

  • Lowenstein: The press made Jack Thompson, covering him was a "cop out"

    Ex-ESA boss Doug Lowenstein’s written to Kotaku to claim that about-to-be-disbarred legal sensation Jack Thompson was partially a monster creation of the games media, accusing the specialist press of reporting on him despite the fact “he was a charlatan who wholly lacked credibility”.“The game press had a schizoid relationship with Thompson,” said Lowenstein. “He was […]

    12 years ago