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Come to GDC 2019 and get expert advice on growing your game dev career

Gamasutra - March 13, 2019 4581

There's a smorgasbord of great career-building opportunities available to you at GDC 2019, including the popular Game Career Seminar and the Career Development Stage! ...


SpatialOS dev Improbable is setting up its own game development studios

Gamasutra - March 08, 2019 4294

Tools-maker Improbable is setting up two studios, one in Edmonton and one in London, to develop online games powered by its SpatialOS tech. ...


Night in the Woods devs set up worker co-op studio The Glory Society

Gamasutra - March 04, 2019 4088

Two members of the three-person dev team behind Night in the Woods have set up The Glory Society, a worker cooperative game development studio. ...


Get a crash course in using neural networks for game dev at GDC 2019

Gamasutra - March 01, 2019 3920

This cool talk from Unity about using neural networks in game dev is part of the Math for Game Developers Tutorial, a unique day-long look at the mathematical foundations of modern games! ...


Play these intriguing indie games at the GDC 2019 Day of the Devs showcase!

Gamasutra - February 28, 2019 3864

Here's the full lineup of games that will be playable in the GDC 2019 Day of the Devs showcase, orchestrated once again by Double Fine Productions and iam8bit! ...


Watch these devs compete to make the best game pitch at GDC Pitch 2019!

Gamasutra - February 26, 2019 3757

GDC Pitch is a special event where select GDC Play devs hone their game-pitching skills in front of a panel of expert judges -- as well as a live audience!  ...


Report: Wave of layoffs expected at Guild Wars 2 dev ArenaNet

Gamasutra - February 21, 2019 3490

More game industry workers may lose their jobs as this week, as Kotaku reports that employees of Guild Wars 2 dev ArenaNet were warned today to expect big layoffs. ...


Video: Concrete practices to be a better game dev leader

Gamasutra - February 14, 2019 3103

At GDC 2012 Bungie's Brian Sharp gives a great talk about how to lead well by doing two things: communicating effectively and maintaining perspective. ...


Get a Dream Daddy dev's guide to surviving while terminally online at GDC 2019

Gamasutra - February 12, 2019 2982

At GDC 2019 Fullbright's Leighton Gray will present a talk, based on her own experiences of Dream Daddy's success, aimed at helping you establish a healthier relationship with the internet.  ...


Video: A game dev's guide to designing great tutorials

Gamasutra - January 29, 2019 2222

Can you design a tutorial so good your players don't know they're in it? Those Awesome Guys' Nicolae Berbece thinks so, and in this GDC Europe 2016 talk he explores how to pull it off. ...


GDC State of the Industry: Nearly half of devs say they're most interested in the Switch

Gamasutra - January 29, 2019 2216

The latest GDC State of the Industry report reveals a lot about how devs are making and selling games, including the fact that nearly 25% say their games sell best on Switch versus other platforms. ...


A culture of quality: Friday the 13th dev IllFonic is hiring

Gamasutra - January 28, 2019 2155

IllFonic, the studio that developed the no. 3 game on Playstation Store for 2017 Friday the 13th: The Game, is ramping up production on several unannounced projects. ...


Learn new and exciting ways to use AI in game dev at GDC 2019

Gamasutra - January 22, 2019 1832

From an in-depth look at Ubisoft's AI-powered chatbot for players to AI-driven benchmarking systems and how AI can improve speech recognition in your game, GDC 2019 is packed with intriguing AI talks! ...


Trailblazing Sega dev Rieko Kodama to be honored with Pioneer Award at GDC 2019!

Gamasutra - January 17, 2019 1552

A trailblazing game artist, director and producer, Kodama carved out a career in an industry historically inhospitable to women, eventually leading development of some of the most well-regarded JRPGs! ...


Blog: A student game dev's experience at MAGFest 2019

Gamasutra - January 16, 2019 1490

A reflection on our first experience showcasing Runaway, a punk rock parkour platformer, at the Music & Games Festival (MAGFest). ...