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Tweet Follow me ForbesI attended the 2018 Game Developers Conference (GDC 2018) with primary goal of assessing the current state of VR. One thing that I noticed was that there was a lot less experimental VR and a lot more commercial VR showcased this year. These …Oculus Go hands-on: going leanVentureBeatGDC 2018: The VR WinnersAnimation...

Tweet Follow me KotakuI played several different games at the Game Developers Conference last week, but I only ate one of them. That game is The Patisserie Code, one of a series of edible games in the works by Jenn Sandercock, a designer who worked on last year’s delightful … and more …read more Source:: Game Developers...

Tweet Follow me SHOOT Online (press release)At a special launch event during the Game Developers Conference sponsored by Intel, market leaders announced The International Future Computing Association (TIFCA) which is built from the merging of the Open Gaming Alliance and the Immersive Technology … …read more Source:: Game...

Tweet Follow me How Video Game Developers Are Taking On ‘Fortnite’ — And Why KeyBanc Remains BullishBenzinga… while cross-platform approaches — particularly those favoring mobile — drive average revenue per unit. Electronic Software Association President Michael Gallagher abated KeyBanc’s concerns over potential regulation of violent video games, which … …read more Source:: Game Developers Conference News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The Mary SueGame development is a notoriously exploitative industry, with heavy use of contractors, low job security, and workers pulling 14-hour days for weeks on end during “crunch” periods. There has accordingly been talk of unionization in the industry for a … …read more Source:: Game Developers Conference...

Tweet Follow me VentureBeatBoston area game developer Jen MacLean was named interim executive director of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) in September, and her appointment became permanent in February. Now she’s starting to put her own imprint on the 30,000 … and more …read more Source:: Game Developers...

Tweet Follow me VentureBeatOculus revealed today the headset can run at either 60 frames per second or 72 frames per second, opening up some greater smoothness to developers that want to take advantage of the feature. I’m unsure the frame rate at which Catan was running, but … …read more Source:: Game Developers Conference...

Tweet Follow me The Star OnlineNintendo Switch launch title The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild came away from the 2018 GDC Awards as Game of the Year, with Gorogoa and Cuphead the night’s two other multiple award winners. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the best game …The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Named...

Tweet Follow me EngadgetAll good things must come to an end, and today we say goodbye to GDC 2018. As usual, the Game Developers Conference didn’t disappoint. During our time here in San Francisco, we found a slew of indie titles that were incredibly fun to play and gorgeous … …read more Source:: Game Developers Conference...

Tweet Follow me VentureBeatFor years, it seemed didn’t really embrace the game developers who flocked to the iPhone and filled the App Store with games that consumers downloaded by the billions. After all, Apple’s aim was to get all consumers, not just gamers. But during this … and more …read more Source:: Game...

Tweet Follow me Twin Galaxies (satire) (press release) (blog)As part of Brendan “PlayerUnknown” Greene’s speech at the Game Developers Conference, a “thank you” video package was shown, featuring the man himself, Creative Director Brendan Greene, along with CEO & Executive Producer Chang Han Kim, going through … ...

Tweet Follow me EngadgetIt was a wet and wild week at the 2018 Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. The Engadget team spent our days wandering the show floor, meeting with developers and, of course, playing every game we could get our hands on. Here are a few …Pro-union voices speak out at heated GDC roundtablePolygonVisa Rejections,...

Tweet Follow me PolygonHis #1ReasonToBe panel at this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco had run into a snag: Half of his panelists couldn’t make it because their visas had been denied by the U.S. State Department. Ismail, a Muslim Dutch-Egyptian game … and more …read more Source:: Game Developers...

Tweet Follow me RollingStone.comVenture down the stairs towards the halls of the Game Developers Conference and you’ll come across a map, standing 10 feet tall and 20 feet wide. Since the conference’s opening hours, developers have been placing little red stickers to signify where … …read more Source:: Game Developers...

Tweet Follow me PolygonFinding common ground may have been the ostensible premise of the panel. But with how contentious it was days before it even started — begetting an entire grassroots unionization campaign almost immediately after the Game Developers Conference …It’s Time For Game Developers To UnionizeKotakuGame Developers...

Tweet Follow me Ars TechnicaSAN FRANCISCO—Going into the Game Developers Conference this week, you could foresee some of the hot topics that would be consuming the world’s largest gathering of game makers: stuff like real-time raytraced graphics, fantastical blockchain-based …Pro-union voices speak out at heated GDC roundtablePolygonIt’s...

Tweet Follow me PolygonAt this year’s annual Game Developers Choice Awards, a familiar name took home grand prize: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, racking up its latest game of the year trophy. But this year’s Independent Games Festival Awards ceremony, held on the …Infinite Fall’s Night in the Woods Wins the...

Tweet Follow me KotakuNintendo’s latest Zelda adventure followed up its win at the 2017 Game Awards with GOTY honours at tonight’s Game Developers Choice Awards, held as part of the 2018 Game Developers Conference. It also won Best Audio and Best Design. Tim Schafer …The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Game of the...

Tweet Follow me The RegisterMagic Leap released its software developers kit (SDK) in the hope of persuading developers to create new games for its platform. Soon after, it announced it was partnering with the two industry standard games engines – Unreal and Unity – in that effort …This is the group using GDC to bolster game studio...

Tweet Follow me TechCrunchCES rolls around and every story is about HomeKit or its competitors; another tech giant has a conference and the news is that Apple updated some random subsystem of its ever-larger ecosystem of devices and software. This is, undoubtedly, planned by … and more …read more Source:: Game Developers Conference...