"Wednesday, 23 August 2006 - In a five-part series, beginning today, Eric-Jon Rössel Waugh traces the creation stories behind some of the companies that have shaped this industry."
Part One: Next Generation - A Short History of ACTIVISION
Part Two: Next Generation - A Short History of Electronic Arts
A real interesting read into the inside workings of current gaming companies. I will post links to the other parts as they are published.