For anyone who doesn't think video game journalism has had an ethical problem for years
This is the opening to an article at Forbes written two years ago: "The problems facing gaming journalism and the gaming industry have been going on for years. A look at the state of the gaming press in 2012." It's from All The Pretty Doritos: How Video Game Journalism Went Off The Rails.
Thanks to MosesZD in the comments at my previous post.