John Andersen has provided an array of product consulting services to video game developers including: Mitchell Corporation, G-Mode, and Coolnet Entertainment. He has also provided anti-piracy assistance to a number of different game publishers. Along with Gamasutra, Andersen has contributed to TeamXbox, Gamespot, Retro Gamer Magazine and Serious Game Source. An avid fan of the indie arts, he indulges himself in animation from Russia, alternative comedy, bad movies, and musicians that deserve more recognition. Andersen graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Management & Technology.