• Video: Game dev lessons learned in making co-op board game Burgle Bros By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    VIDEO: GAME DEV LESSONS LEARNED IN MAKING CO-OP BOARD GAME BURGLE BROS

    "Board games are software that run on people," says game designer Tim Fowers in his GDC 2017 Board Game Design Day talk about the design...

  • Infinity Ward is setting up shop in Poland with new studio By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    INFINITY WARD IS SETTING UP SHOP IN POLAND WITH NEW STUDIO

    The new, R& D-focused office will be based out of Krakow, Poland. ...

  • Get a job: 2K is hiring a Lead Rendering Engineer By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    GET A JOB: 2K IS HIRING A LEAD RENDERING ENGINEER

    2K is looking for a Lead Rendering Engineer to join its team and develop new rendering tech, modify core shaders, and develop new and...

    Tech
  • Best of 2017: Between a rock and a 'Harada' place: The massive Tekken interview By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    BEST OF 2017: BETWEEN A ROCK AND A 'HARADA' PLACE: THE MASSIVE TEKKEN INTERVIEW

    Bandai Namco game director Katsuhiro Harada discusses how Tekken is always arcade first, how the series made preparations for input...

  • Autodesk is discontinuing its Stingray game dev engine By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    AUTODESK IS DISCONTINUING ITS STINGRAY GAME DEV ENGINE

    Autodesk is backing away from its Stingray game development engine and will halt its sale on January 7, 2018, though the engine will...

  • Attend GDC 2018 to see how Moss' endearing mouse protagonist was made By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    ATTEND GDC 2018 TO SEE HOW MOSS' ENDEARING MOUSE PROTAGONIST WAS MADE

    Come to GDC 2018 for a great presentation from the makers of Moss about how they animated the game's charming mouse protagonist Quill!...

  • These are the games you'll play at GDC 2018's alt.ctrl.GDC showcase! By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    THESE ARE THE GAMES YOU'LL PLAY AT GDC 2018'S ALT.CTRL.GDC SHOWCASE!

    Game Developers Conference 2018 organizers have once again selected 20 great, one-of-a-kind games for next year's alt.ctrl.GDC, an...

  • Microsoft is bundling Battlegrounds with the Xbox One X By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    MICROSOFT IS BUNDLING BATTLEGROUNDS WITH THE XBOX ONE X

    The surprise holiday promotion marks 1 million console PUBG players and is available from December 17 through the end of 2017. ...

    Xbox
  • Q& A: Designing Flutter VR, a game unapolegetically made for women By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    Q& A: DESIGNING FLUTTER VR, A GAME UNAPOLEGETICALLY MADE FOR WOMEN

    Runaway Play's Zoe Hobson and Emma Johansson chat with Gamasutra about their VR game Flutter VR, what making a game for women means...

  • Blog: Here's what I learned from two game launches By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    BLOG: HERE'S WHAT I LEARNED FROM TWO GAME LAUNCHES

    Despite getting front page exposure on Steam our launch for Political Animals didn't go well, but our second game sold almost three...

  • Blog: Making Boss 101 and living our dreams By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    BLOG: MAKING BOSS 101 AND LIVING OUR DREAMS

    Boss 101 was our first game as a team but not my first game in the industry. I take a look at what got me to Boss 101, and the ups...

  • Memory Matters: A special RAM edition of Dirty Coding Tricks By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    MEMORY MATTERS: A SPECIAL RAM EDITION OF DIRTY CODING TRICKS

    Here we have a host of stories from devs across the industry about less-than-righteous methods used to fit levels, textures, & entire...

  • Keywords snaps up Mexican localization outfit LOLA for $1.03M By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    KEYWORDS SNAPS UP MEXICAN LOCALIZATION OUTFIT LOLA FOR $1.03M

    Based in Mexico City, LOLA provides Latin American Spanish dubbing, localization, and sound design services for the video game, firm,...

  • Survey: 29% of UK games businesses damaged by Brexit By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    SURVEY: 29% OF UK GAMES BUSINESSES DAMAGED BY BREXIT

    The Brexit process has been causing headaches for a good chunk of the British games industry, according to a new business survey from...

  • Video: Capy Games' Super Time Force and the paradox of time travel By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    VIDEO: CAPY GAMES' SUPER TIME FORCE AND THE PARADOX OF TIME TRAVEL

    In this 2014 GDC session Capy Games' technical director Kenneth Yeung discusses the game design difficulties of time manipulation in...

  • Ubisoft tech UX director David Lightbown explores the history of Unreal Engine By Gamasutra   -   Dec 15, 2017

    UBISOFT TECH UX DIRECTOR DAVID LIGHTBOWN EXPLORES THE HISTORY OF UNREAL ENGINE

    Ubisoft's David Lightbown joined us to analyze the history of Unreal Engine and explain what existing coding tools informed its development....

    Tech
  • Minecraft was the reason the Mirai botnet was created By Gamasutra   -   Dec 14, 2017

    MINECRAFT WAS THE REASON THE MIRAI BOTNET WAS CREATED

    Wired recently published a piece interviewing several people who were involved in analyzing and investigating the Mirai botnet malware,...

  • The FCC votes to overturn net neutrality By Gamasutra   -   Dec 14, 2017

    THE FCC VOTES TO OVERTURN NET NEUTRALITY

    The Federal Communications Commission voted today on the decision to overturn net neutrality. ...

  • Get a job: Insomniac Games is hiring a Lead VFX Artist By Gamasutra   -   Dec 14, 2017

    GET A JOB: INSOMNIAC GAMES IS HIRING A LEAD VFX ARTIST

    Insomniac Games is searching for a Lead VFX Artist to maintain established quality and artistic consistency, by high visual standards...

  • Google Play kicks off 'Change the Game' to promote gender diversity in mobile games By Gamasutra   -   Dec 14, 2017

    GOOGLE PLAY KICKS OFF 'CHANGE THE GAME' TO PROMOTE GENDER DIVERSITY IN MOBILE GAMES

    The new initiative aims to promote diversity, celebrate female experiences, and empower women that create and play video games. ...

    Mobile, Google