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Tweet VentureBeatMozilla is announcing today that it has partnered up once again with Epic Games, the makers of the most-used middleware in gaming (which powers hits such as the first-person shooter BioShock Infinity in the living room and action-role-playing game …Mozilla levels up its browser gaming planCNET all 10 news articles …read more Source: Gaming News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet Yvolver, Inc. Announces Company, Proprietary User-Engagement Services for …PR Newswire (press release)DALLAS, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Today, Yvolver, Inc. (www.yvolver.com) is proud to reveal a new, strategic service, Yvolver™, launching this year for mobile game developers to increase user engagement, retention and revenue in their apps … and more …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet TechCrunchRazer has built a number of Blade laptops, including an early, massive 17-inch device that cost $2,800. In 2013, Razer released a thin, 14 inch laptop that still contained impressive gaming guts. Best known for its gaming peripherals like high-end …Razer’s new Blade might be the perfect gaming laptopThe VergeRazer debuts the most advanced gaming laptops everVentureBeatRazer refreshes its Blade gaming laptops with NVIDIA Maxwell GPUs, multitouch …EngadgetPopular Mechanics –Liliputing...

Tweet TechCrunchGoogle has acquired Green Throttle Games – or at least what was left of the company after it essentially shut down late last year, according to a new report by PandoDaily. The startup followed Ouya, GameStick and others in providing an Android-based …Google buys an Android gaming platform, possibly with a set-top box in mindEngadgetReport: Google aquires Green Throttle Gaming’s assets and co-foundersPolygonGoogle buys Green Throttle Games, which could be a big part of its Android set …VentureBeatThe...

Tweet The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)REDMOND, Wash. — Nintendo is showcasing a variety of fun indie video games developed using Unity Pro for its Wii U console. The games, made by talented and experienced developers, will be shown at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco …Nintendo Confirms Presentations and Games for GDC 2014Nintendo LifeNintendo opens new website to showcase indie gamesWii U DailyNintendo launches indie-centric eShop hubMCVAusGamersall 106 news articles …read...

Tweet Financial TimesKing, the London-based games developer behind the addictive app Candy Crush Saga, said it plans to raise as much as $530m in a US initial public offering that would value the company at almost $7.6bn at the top of its pricing range. The company …Hardcore players pay dearly for ‘freemiums’Straits Times all 53 news articles …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet The rise of Baltimore’s independent video game developersBaltimore SunJoel Haddock and Chris Klimas regularly have, what they call, a “date night.” No dinner. No movie. Nothing like that. To them, “date night” is working on a personal project — Twofold Secret, an independent gaming studio the two founded in 2010. It … …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet Spain’s Pink Noise Video Game Developer Expands into MexicoNearshore AmericasSpanish video game developer Pink Noise has opened a studio in Mexico City, where it will adapt video games for the Latin American market. The expansion marks the fifteenth anniversary of Madrid-based firm. Pink Noise does not actually create games but … …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet Think Ninento’s just a bit player in the giant video game industry? Think again. According to this infographic from MBA Online, Nintendo single-handedly saved the video game industry from a certain death. In the 1980’s video game industry revenue plunged 97 percent. But then Nintendo released the Nintendo Entertainment System and made $1.5 billion – 15 times the money the industry made just three years before in 1982. Nintendo “made video games cool again.” Nintendo launched characters...

Tweet In 2002, a former aide to The Mayor of Oakland met the head of the University of San Francisco Sport Management department to discuss stadium financing, and the need for a new stadium for the Oakland Baseball. In that meeting, USF Professor Dr. Dan Rascher, PhD, took note of Zenophon “Zennie” Abraham’s web-based simulation game The XFL Simworld, and said “I need that for my class.” When Mr. Abraham finished his second simulator in late October 2002, the Oakland Baseball Simworld, he met again...

Tweet Ok. You’re wondering what’s up with the title’s smarky angle “Julia Allison and Meghan Asha Search For White Tech Guys at TechCrunch”? Well, it’s simple. It’s true. If you’ve ever been to an SF Bay Area tech event as a Black male, you discover five things: 1) The party’s mostly white2) The men are cool to talk with3) The women there act like they’re afraid to talk with you if you’re Black. And establish these rules… 1) You have a better time...