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
On Tuesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke at NVidia's developer conference in Silicon Valley. In an interview with Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of the tech and gaming company, Musk compared the drivers of today to the elevator operators of yesteryear, according to the Verge. Show More Summary
Today at a press conference, mobile game developer and publisher, DeNA, and Nintendo announced a partnership to jointly create and operate new games for mobile devices, based on Nintendo’s properties. The partnership will see all Nintendo...Show More Summary
"Let's make cool stuff that people want to buy, and then they'll want to buy it." That's a quote from League of Legends lead designer Ryan "Morello" Scott from his talk at the Game Developers Conference earlier this month titled 'Building a Sport: The Design Philosophy of League of Legends'. It sounds like such a
Game developer Valve has been working on its own virtual-reality hardware—and it’s more impressive than anything else I’ve tried. At last week’s Game Developers Conference, an annual gathering in San Francisco for the makers of video...Show More Summary
After years of inactivity in the rapidly expanding mobile gaming space, Nintendo held an unexpected press conference this week to announce a partnership with Japanese mobile developer DeNA Co. to bring the popular gaming company’s content to mobile devices. Nintendo Director and President Satoru Iwata didn’t offer much in the way of specifics, but did […]
It's Monday, March 2nd, the first day of the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, and I can't help but notice a common refrain: "I'm already tired." Read more...
Last week I gave the following speech to the annual Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco for their #1ReasonToBe panel, which is inspired by the eponymous hashtag that celebrated the reasons women love working in games in spite of the horrors that sometimes attend the job, which I myself have been treated to over […]
Lat Ware is a pretty loquacious dude, without a bit of shyness in his persona. We came across Ware at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco the first week of March and tried out his upcoming game, Throw Trucks … Read more ...
If you’re still reeling from the avalanche of exciting Valve news that came out of the Game Developers Conference last week, get ready for one more hype-inducing tease of what they’ve got planned […]
GDC organizers have put out the call for submissions to present lectures and panels sessions at the 2014 Game Developers Conference Europe, which will run August 3-4 in Cologne, Germany....
There were a lot of really cool and interesting games on display at this year’s Game Developers Conference, which made narrowing down this list extremely difficult. Just because a game isn’t featured here doesn’t mean it didn’t impress...Show More Summary