Emilio Cozzi

He is a journalist and author who is one of the most well-known communicators regarding videogames, eSport, space and technological innovation, to live audiences, on the radio and on TV, as well as in newspapers, magazines and books, and online.

After making his debut on «Cineforum» as a film critic, in 2005 he followed this up with a book entitled Ti racconto un film (Raffaello Cortina Editore) written together with Roberto Escobar.  From 2007 to 2016 he was the deputy editor of «Zero», the most important free press magazine about culture and entertainment in Italy. He is a regular contributor to “Il Sole 24 Ore”, “Wired Italia”, “Il Corriere della sera” and “La Gazzetta dello Sport”. He is a columnist for Red Bull Games and editorial co-director of Game Culture, a series of academic books dedicated to videogame culture, published by Unicopli.
From January 2017 to April 2019 he was a copywriter and content designer for Simmetrico, an international creative network with which he curated the content of the Azerbaijan Pavilion for Expo 2015, and the Kazakhstan Pavilion for Astana 2017, as well as the exhibition Che Guevara Tú y Todos, which took place at the Fabbrica del Vapore in Milan from 7 December 2017 to April 2018.
In 2018, for Red Bull, he created and wrote The Italian Gamers, the first documentary series dedicated to competitive gaming in Italy. The same year, he was one of the two official Italian commentators, together with Andrea Facchinetti, of the FIA Certified Gran Turismo Championship, the first digital international car championship certified by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile.  Since April 2019 he has been in charge of the “Space Economy” section of Forbes Italy, as well as the host of the TV edition on Reteconomy.
He was awarded the prize for “Best Italian Journalist” at the Italian Esports Awards in 2017, and wrote the chapter on videogames in the book Il ritiro sociale negli adolescenti (Raffaello Cortina Editore), for psychologists and psychotherapists. His Twitter handle is @Addioegrazieper, and he can sometimes be heard on Radio 24 or RMC Radio Monte Carlo.

For information and contact: contact-cozzi@elastica.eu