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Video: Contrast and context in BioWare story and cinematics

In this GDC 2012 talk, BioWare's Jonathan Perry examines how BioWare has used contrast and context in Mass Effect andDragon Age. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 11:21 pm

Watch Francois Rizzo discuss the design of 11-11: Memories Retold

Game designer Francois Rizzo breaks down the design decisions behind 11-11: Memories Retold. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 11:20 pm

Former Activision Blizzard devs launch Mythical Games, securing $16M in funding

Mythical Games has secured $16 million dollars in funding to be used toward supporting the company†™s first-to-market plans ing developing and co-producing games on both mobile and PC consoles.  ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 11:13 pm

The devs behind experimental 1D address bar games

Rock Paper Shotgun has published an interview speaking with some developers who create address bar games, which are meant to be played entirely within a website's URL. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 10:42 pm

Delver devs release their tech publicly under open source license

Priority Interrupt has open sourced the tech behind its first-person action roguelike Delver for public use. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 9:45 pm

Get a job: Impulse Gear is looking for a Sr. Narrative Writer

Impulse Gear is looking for a Senior Narrative Writer to help push the boundaries of interactive storytelling in its next virtual reality game. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 9:37 pm

Rovio looking to 'accelerate growth' with new games as Angry Birds 2 revenue climbs

The Angry Birds dev saw increased profits and nearly-static revenue year-over-year at the close of Q3, and CEO Kati Levoranta says the need to launch new games to supplement live projects is clear. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 9:17 pm

Fortnite and God of War win big at the Golden Joystick awards

God of War takes home a total of four awards from the Golden Joystick Awards, with Fortnite ultimately being named game of the year for 2018.  ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 8:49 pm

Don't Miss: The tricky task of implementing Atreus as a companion in God of War

"I was told multiple times, 'scale it back, change it so he†™s simpler,'" says God of War director Cory Barlog. "I was even told to consider cutting him out of the game." ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 8:07 pm

Hi-Rez Studios bringing cross-platform play to Smite, Paladins, and Realm Royale

The PlayStation 4, however, is notably absent once again from the list of platforms supported in the move. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 7:32 pm

Report: Microsoft plans to launch a disc-free Xbox One in 2019

Rumors are circulating that Microsoft is working on a version of its current-gen console that lacks a disc drive, a move that reportedly seeks to shave as much as $100 off of the Xbox One†™s current price tag of $299. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 6:26 pm

Chat with one of WWI game 11-11: Memories Retold's designers at 3PM ET

Tune into the GDC Twitch channel to discuss the making of 11-11: Memories Retold starting at 3PM ET. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 5:14 pm

Bandai Namco Studios Vancouver has shut down

Bandai Namco Vancouver has shut down today, with the studio's SVP of development and Tekken Mobile game director Landon Nguyen breaking the news on Twitter.  ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 3:00 pm

Supercell sinks $5.7M into smartwatch game dev Everywear Games

Founded back in 2015, Everywear is the creator of small screen titles Field Day, Time Unit, Micropolis! and Runeblade. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 1:59 pm

Postmortem: Shiny Shoe's streaming-only game Death†™s Door: Aftermath

The developers behind Death's Door: Aftermath give an extensive run-down of their community-centric, streaming only game. ...

Posted on 16 November 2018 | 8:43 am