Damon Brown



Northwestern University

Oakland University


Mobile Gaming

Video Games

Online Gaming

iPhone, iPad, and iOS


  • Reviewed over 200 mobile games for Playboy, New York Post, AARP: The Magazine, and other publications over the course of 10 years.
  • TEDx speaker on entrepreneurship, app development, technology, and mobile gaming since 2013.
  • Interviewed multiple times for CNN, C-SPAN, NPR, and NBC, including The Rachel Maddow Show.


Damon Brown is a former writer for Lifewire who specialized in mobile games and gaming. He has appeared to discuss video games for mobile devices on CNN, C-SPAN, and NPR and is the author of the several game strategy guides and e-books on the topic, such as "Best Old School Mobile Games on iPhone, Windows, Android." He has also written books about the iPhone and iPads. 

Brown has published over 200 reviews for mobile video games in publications ranging from Playboy to AARP: The Magazine. His extensive knowledge and experience in online and mobile gaming have led him to develop his own apps, including Cuddlr and So Quotable (SoQuo). Brown also speaks about entrepreneurship, app development, and technology for TEDx.


Damon has two degrees in journalism: A Masters in Magazine Publishing from Northwestern University and a Bachelors in Journalism and Computing from Oakland University.

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