Critics Circle Members


At the New York Game Awards 2018, here’s half of our group – along with Awards host Devin Delliquanti from The Daily Show.

Here’s Who We Are, Circa 2020:

Harold Goldberg, Founder, Editor in Chief:
Outlets: New York Magazine, NPR, Washington Post 

Andrew Yoon, Founding Member

Helen Pfeffer
Senior Editor

Shane Ferguson
Contributing Writer

Elizabeth Ballou
Contributing Writer 

Kimari Rennis
Senior Intern/Contributing Writer from The DreamYard Prep School

Ronald Gordon
Senior Intern/Contributing Writer from CitiTech College

Issac Espinosa
Senior Intern/Contributing Writer/Asst. Mentor from Lehman College Videogame Critics Circle

Desiree Bonilla
Intern/Contributing Writer from the Orlando Videogame Critics Circle


Dan Ackerman

Anthony Agnello
Greenlit Content

Jason Cipriano

Craig Goldstein
Contributor, NYVGCC

Lev Grossman (Honorary Member)
The Magicians

Stu Horvath

Jorge Jimenez
PC Gamer

Victor Kalogiannis
NYVGCC Videographer

Chuck Moran

Samit Sarkar

Eb Samuel
New York Daily News 

Sherri L. Smith
Laptop Magazine

Scott Stein

Nick Capozzoli
Journalism Award Chair 

John Azzilonna
Time (Graphics)

Sara Clemens
Videodame, Unwinnable

Joshua Rivera

Matt Gerardi
A.V. Club

Jordan Minor

Christopher Byrd
Washington Post

Michelle Ehrhardt
Kill Screen, Out

Mike Thomsen
The New Yorker, Washington Post

Austin Walker

Mike Andronico
Tom’s Guide

Imad Khan
ESPN, The New York Times

Libe Ackerman

Felicia Miranda

Patrick Lucas Austin

Whitney Meers
The Gamer

Annie Pei



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