informa
/

LATEST UPDATES

WB Games hires David Hewitt to be studio head of Monolith Productions

Warner Bros. Games has hired former Sony Santa Monica executive David Hewitt to run Monolith Productions.

Warner Bros. Games has hired former Sony Santa Monica executive David Hewitt to run Monolith Productions.


Super practical indie game marketing with Chris Zukowski - GDC Podcast ep. 24

Indie game marketing consultant Chris Zukowski joins us to talk indie games and the press, game discount strategies, and the biggest problem indies face.

Indie game marketing consultant Chris Zukowski joins us to talk indie games and the press, game discount strategies, and the biggest problem indies face.

Sep 16, 2021



Omdia Analyst: In-app ad revenue is growing faster than in-app user spending

Analyst Guillermo Escofet examines how much revenue comes from in-app advertising versus in-app spending.

Analyst Guillermo Escofet examines how much revenue comes from in-app advertising versus in-app spending.


Obituary: ZX Spectrum creator Clive Sinclair has passed away at 81

Clive Sinclair, creator of the pocket calculator and the ZX Spectrum personal computer, has passed away at age 81.

Clive Sinclair, creator of the pocket calculator and the ZX Spectrum personal computer, has passed away at age 81.


Former Destiny, Halo composer owes Bungie thousands after being found in contempt of court

Destiny and Halo soundtrack composer Marty O'Donnell has been found in contempt of court for posting music assets on YouTube and Bandcamp.

Destiny and Halo soundtrack composer Marty O'Donnell has been found in contempt of court for posting music assets on YouTube and Bandcamp.


Opinion: The pandemic PAX - Relearning how to gather in a dangerous world

"A back-to-basics convention that actually did seem—whether accidentally or otherwise—to put meaningful interactions between people first."

"A back-to-basics convention that actually did seem—whether accidentally or otherwise—to put meaningful interactions between people first."


Elodie nets $32.5 million to develop cross-platform titles

Elodie was co-founded by League of Legends former head of product David Banks, and Riot Games' former design director Christina Norman.

Elodie was co-founded by League of Legends former head of product David Banks, and Riot Games' former design director Christina Norman.


Arkane explains the method behind the maniacal madness of Deathloop's iconic kick

"[After realizing parrying was a non-starter] we said hey, fuck defense, let's replace it with a boot kick in the gut."

"[After realizing parrying was a non-starter] we said hey, fuck defense, let's replace it with a boot kick in the gut."


FEATURED BLOGS

Narrative technologies for immersive educational games

Today a person has to face and adapt to new, constantly changing forms of dialogue. This is evidenced by the growing interest in computer technologies and attempts to apply them in various fields.

Sep 16, 2021


What I learned from a 14-year passion project

It was October 9th, 2007 - I was in my first Intro to Game Design class in college when I got a call from my aunt that my mother had passed away after a four-year battle with cancer. It was time to make a game to honor her life and memory...

Sep 16, 2021



VR game discovery, Reddit, trailers & more

Is the market finally improving for VR? And lots more...

Sep 16, 2021


Horizontal resequencing and dynamic transitions for game music composers

The 2nd instalment of a 6-part series. Composer Winifred Phillips shares content from her GDC 2021 talk, "From Spyder to Sackboy: A Big Adventure in Interactive Music." This article explores more complex deployments of the horizontal resequencing model.

Sep 15, 2021


Game monetization, the promise of play-and-earn, and harmonizing incentives

Play-and-earn is a promising new monetization model that can harmonize the incentives between developers, players and investors. Let's establish a framework for understanding that type of monetization. This is the first in a series.

Sep 15, 2021


Failures in photogrammetry

Discusses the use of Agisoft Metashape software (formerly PhotoScan) for photogrammetry and visual experimentation.

Sep 14, 2021


Latest Jobs

Sucker Punch Productions

Bellevue, Washington
08.27.21
Combat Designer

Xbox Graphics

Redmond, Washington
08.27.21
Senior Software Engineer: GPU Compilers

Insomniac Games

Burbank, California
08.27.21
Systems Designer

Deep Silver Volition

Champaign, Illinois
08.27.21
Senior Environment Artist
More Jobs   

CONNECT WITH US

Register for a
Subscribe to
Follow us

Game Developer Account

Game Developer Newsletter

@gamedevdotcom

Register for a

Game Developer Account

Gain full access to resources (events, white paper, webinars, reports, etc)
Single sign-on to all Informa products

Register
Subscribe to

Game Developer Newsletter

Get daily Game Developer top stories every morning straight into your inbox

Subscribe
Follow us

@gamedevdotcom

Follow us @gamedevdotcom to stay up-to-date with the latest news & insider information about events & more