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Video: The care and feeding of live narrative game Fallen London

Gamasutra - May 22, 2019 4996

In this 2019 GDC session, Failbetter Games' Olivia Wood looks at the difficulties of maintaining a live narrative game like Fallen London and how Failbetter has adapted to surmount them. ...


GOG Galaxy 2.0 aims to bridge the platform gap in game communities

Gamasutra - May 22, 2019 4993

The soon-to-be-in-beta client overhaul turns GOG Galaxy into a hub for games and communities spread across multiple launchers and platforms. ...


The Ouya's game store will close for good in June

Gamasutra - May 22, 2019 4986

Razer is ending support the game stores for Ouya, Forge TV, and MadCatz Mojo on June 25. ...

Emblematic Group and Mozilla Team Up to Showcase Next Generation of Storytelling on the Web

The Mozilla Blog - May 22, 2019 4983

Everything you share on the internet is a story. You read blog posts and watch videos that make you feel connected to people across the world. Virtual Reality has made … Read more


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World War Z has sold almost 2 million copies in one month

Gamasutra - May 22, 2019 4981

Saber Interactive's co-op zombie shooter World War Z has sold almost 2 million copies in its first month, according to publisher Focus Home Interactive. ...


Report: Tencent and Riot working on a mobile version of League of Legends

Gamasutra - May 22, 2019 4979

Chinese tech and video game company Tencent is working with subsidiary Riot Games on a mobile version of League of Legends. ...

Landscape Analysis: A SPARC Report on the Changing Nature of the Academic Publishing Industry and the Implications for Institutions

The Scholarly Kitchen - May 22, 2019 4969

The latest report from SPARC is a departure from advocacy and is very well done. Robert Harington discusses key findings from Claudio Aspesi et al., for SPARC – A Landscape Analysis: The Changing Academic Publishing Industry – Implications for Academic Institutions


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Dauntless launches on consoles with full, day-one crossplay

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4943

Phoenix Labs†™ free-to-play game Dauntless has launched on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, a launch that includes cross-platform play and progression across both consoles and PC. ...


Video: Slime Rancher dev's guide to making games that stand out and survive

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4940

In this 2019 GDC talk, Monomi Park (Slime Rancher) founder Nick Popovich explains how you can make your game stand out and survive amongst the thousands of games released every year. ...


Get a job: Insomniac Games is hiring a User Experience Researcher

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4938

Insomniac Games is looking for a User Experience Researcher to conduct usability research and user experience tests to assess user responses to interface designs or methods. ...


Playtika launches casual games division

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4937

Playtika has been working to expand its presence in the casual games market for a while now, and the latest move in that direction is the establishment of the Casual Games Lab. ...

Top Ten Progressive Advocacy Facebook Posts (5/13 to 5/20/2019)

e.politics: online advocacy tools & tactics - May 21, 2019 4934

Top Facebook Advocacy Posts

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Tencent has acquired Swedish game developer Sharkmob

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4926

Chinese tech and video game company Tencent has fully acquired Swedish game studio Sharkmob for an undisclosed fee. ...


Backwards compatibility and streaming key to Sony's next-gen strategy

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4924

Sony has detailed its next-gen platform strategy, and it looks like backwards compatibility and cloud streaming tech will be integral to the company's plans. ...

Sony hardware demo showcases speedy next-gen load times and rendering

Gamasutra - May 21, 2019 4922

An official video showcasing the performance of Sony's next-gen console compared to the PlayStation 4 Pro has been posted online. ...

Video: Designing Path of Exile to be played forever

Gamasutra - May 20, 2019 4887

In this GDC 2019 talk, Grinding Gears' Chris Wilson explains how Path of Exile is designed to retain and grow its community for the very long term. ...