We must be able to create better complex software systems. That’s that message from Mary Poppendieck in a wonderful far ranging talk she gave at the Craft Conference: New New Software Development Game: Containers, Micro Services. The driving insight is complexity grows nonlinearly with size. Show More Summary
Tomorrow's Reboot Develop conference in Croatia will likely feature some major news from Panache Digital Games.
Game 2 of a seven-game playoff series is often the boiling point, as both teams have already had a game to get acquainted and develop a hatred each other. That certainly seems to be the case in the Western Conference first-round series between the Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames, as the two Canadian clubs engaged in a […]
The Dissidia Final Fantasy which was announced for Japanese Arcades in February, was developed by Team Ninja, Square Enix has announced. The announcement was made during the Closed Conference 2015 event in Japan. The game is being developed using PlayStation 4 technology, according to Sony Computer Entertainment president Atsushi Morita. A PS4 port of the […]
The call for submissions in Mandarin and English to present talks is now open for the 2015 Game Developers Conference China through May 22nd....
Level-5, the game developer behind adored Nintendo 3DS gaming franchises Professor Layton and Fantasy Life, has made the rough transition to mobile devices. At a press conference in Japan, the Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino explained that Layton 7, the next … Read more ›
The NCAA will reportedly change its rules on conference championship games, allowing some changes in two of the big conferences. The ACC and Big 12 have developed legislation that would change NCAA rules on how football conference champions can be decided, Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports is reporting. Show More Summary
The Game Developers Conference is a tremendous resource for creators. I wish I could attend every year, and not just as an excuse to hang out with Steven. GDC is insightful, energizing and, this is key, not physically and mentally stressful...Show More Summary
Independent game developer Ninja Theory has revealed that they are also working on a PC version of the upcoming third-person action game "Hellblade." The announcement comes so many months after the PlayStation Gamescomm Press Conference when they announced that "Hellblade" was in development exclusively for the PS4.
This is cool: The Game Developers Conference has made a whole bunch of talks from this year’s GDC available to watch for free online. There’s some great stuff in there, from classic game postmortems to modern developers talking candidly about how they made their games. Read more...
By Ben Frenkel, Google Play Games team A few weeks ago at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), we announced Play Games Player Analytics, a new set of free reports to help you manage your games business and understand in-game player behavior. Show More Summary
A portrait of Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Abode of Chaos (CC BY 2.0)) During a late-March conference concerned with developing a strategic response to China’s continued rise to global economic power, western foreign policy and...Show More Summary
Game makers, take note: The call for submissions to present lectures and panel sessions at the 2015 Game Developers Conference Europe closes Monday, March 30....
One of the greatest challenges facing developers of Virtual Reality programs is the tendency for people using their devices to occasionally become violently ill. At a session during Game Developers Conference 2015 in San Francisco, video game legend and Oculus VR … Continue reading ?
Facebook showed off a space-based virtual reality game at its developer conference Wednesday, and yes – it does look like you're in Star Wars. Produced by Matthew Stuart Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Daryl Hornsby is an affable guy. As the lead designer of the independent educational game, Machineers, he was on hand at the Game Developers Conference in March to give us a quick tour of the team’s puzzle adventure game that … Read more ›
During its annual F8 developer's conference, Facebook showcased how immersive and realistic gaming could look on the Oculus virtual reality headset this year. The company's CTO Mike Schroepfer said virtual reality gaming would be coming this year on a device shipped by Oculus when speaking on stage. Show More Summary
Video game producers have the Game Developers Conference. Hardware hackers have the Consumer Electronics Show. And Facebook Marketing Partners look forward to the F8 Facebook Developer Conference, held March 25 and March 26. Although...Show More Summary
What did Shacknews learn during our time at this year's Game Developers Conference? One of the biggest things we learned is that Nintendo sees its GameCube Controller Adapter as a "Smash Bros. peripheral," meaning the controller is not...Show More Summary
Ben Margot/APFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote address at the 2014 F8 conference. From the leading video game retailer expected to post strong earnings growth in its latest quarter to a developer powwow at the world's...Show More Summary