The latest PAX convention happens this weekend down in San Antonio, Texas, with PAX South. This should be an interesting show, because it's happening at an odd time, between Christmas and the two-headed Game Developers Conference and PAX East monster in early March. So, I'm curious to see how exactly this show turns out, if
Some data from a recent Game Developers Conference State of the Industry survey has got me thinking about trends in self-publishing....
The Game Developers Conference revealed its third annual "State of the Industry" survey results, which found that 79 percent of North American game developers believed eSports is a "sustainable business." GDC surveyed over 2,000 developers, 12 percen...
The gaming industry appears to be in strong shape, according to a recent survey of 2,000 North American developers. The study, conducted by the Game Developers Conference, states that 41 percent of developers reported higher profits in 2014 than the year before. Show More Summary
According to the third annual Game Developers Conference game industry poll, 12 percent of developers said they're working on a game "considered" an eSport.
Celebrating the year’s most innovative and technically dazzling work, the Game Developers Conference has revealed its nominations for the 2015
After a number of revisions since its inception, the design of the Steam Controller has reportedly been finalized and will be introduced during March's Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. Origin PC CEO Kevin Wasielewski discussed the officia...
DjangoCon is an annual convention for people who code in Django, which powers websites like Instagram and Pinterest (and can also be used in games development). Its European version was supposed to go down in June, but then a boy band happened, and everything went to shit. Read more...
In an interview with GameSpot at CES 2015, Origin PC CEO Kevin Wasielewski confirmed the final version of Valve's Steam Controller will be shown to the public at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco this March. " They came...Show More Summary
The design for Valve Corporation’s unique touchpad game controller has been finalized with more details coming at the Game Developers Conference in March, says Origin PC CEO Kevin Wasielewski. “At GDC, they’re going to have more information, and we’ll be there.” Wasielewski … Continue reading ?
We're a couple months away from March's Game Developer's Conference, where everyone has to travel to where I live (uh, the city, not my home) and I just get to roll out of a nice non-hotel bed and make my way to appointments. One of the staples of GDC is the Independent Games Festival, at which Lucas Pope (Papers, Please) cleaned up last year. Show More Summary
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Comedian Damon Wayans got the attention of techies last week at The Samsung Developer Conference in San Francisco to discuss his new app, Flick Dat, and how technology is changing the Hollywood game. He came up with the idea for app after leaving a tech conference and not being able to make heads or tails of the 50 or so business cards he received. Show More Summary
At its BlizzCon conference on Friday, Blizzard — the developer behind some of the biggest game franchises ever, including "World Of Warcraft," "Diablo," and "StarCraft" — announced "Overwatch," its first new franchise in 17 years. The game will come out "sooner than you think," the company says, but a beta version will be available next year. Show More Summary
"Driveclub" is a racing video game for the Playstation 4, developed by Evolution Studios and published by Sony Computer Entertainment. The game was announced during a Playstation 4 press conference last year and was released earlier this month on October 7.
Samsung has announced the international Samsung Developer Conference, which will bring together the community of developers to focus on software and services in the areas of health, wearables, virtual reality, smart home and games. The conference will arrive on November 11-13, … Continue reading ?
By Arturo R. García This past weekend saw our owner and publisher Latoya Peterson speak on a panel at IndieCade, a festival and conference celebrating independent game development. Moderator Shawn Alexander Allen (Treachery in Beatdown...Show More Summary
The time has come to sign up for the largest and longest-running worldwide event for game developers: Game Developers Conference 2015 is now open for registration!...
John Carmack discussed the company's game development project today during the Oculus Connect conference.
A bomb threat was made regarding a speaker and award recipient at the Game Developer's Choice Awards (part of the annual Game Developer's Conference) in San Francisco this past March. Anita Sarkeesian (pictured above), host of Tropes vs. Women in...