GDC Europe's Innovative Games Showcase reveals 2016 game lineup
GDC Europe organizers debut the games that will be in the big European Innovative Games Showcase during the Indie Games Summit
at GDC Europe
PlayStation's 'indie game champion' Nick Suttner departs after 7 years
"From the bottom of my heart, thank you to all of the amazing developers I've worked with, and PlayStation fans who've enjoyed the results."
Analysis: State of crowdfunding for games, first half of 2016
A mid-year assessment of games on Kickstarter: how well are games doing in 2016? ICO Partners' Thomas Bidaux takes a look.
All 50 Mystic Western Game Jam entries now available for free
Indie community Juegos Rancheros has released every single game from its recent Mystic Wester Game Jam for free through itch.io.
British eSports Association formed to assist players and nurture talent
The UK has established a new governing body to provide representation and support to players at all levels, and help build-out the region's eSports scene.
Blog: 3 signs your game Kickstarter will fail
"For today's post, we're going to focus on some major red flags to help you steer away from bad Kickstarters."
Designing a production process: Part 1
Part one of a three-part series where I break down our production process on Star Wars: First Assault
, which was designed using an iterative production methodology developed by Jeff Morris.
5 innovative game weapons that every dev should study
We asked several game design luminaries for their take on of the most interesting, instructive and innovative weaponry in games.
Nintendo issues DMCA takedown against Kickstarter for NES photobook
It's been quite the week for the Digital Millenium Copyright Act, as Nintendo issues a copyright takedown against a Kickstarter campaign for an NES-themed photobook.
DotEmu's bid to port Titan Quest to smartphones
How can you possibly translate a 60-hour action RPG from PC to iOS? DotEmu, a company that has ported classics like The Last Express
and Another World
, decided to give it a try.
Interactive Fiction foundation formed to aid Twine, IFComp growth
A group of interactive fiction heavyweights have united form the Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation in support of interactive story-focused games.
Get a job: Disruptor Beam is hiring an experienced Game Designer
Star Trek Timelines
developer Disruptor Beam seeks an experienced game designer to take a lead role alongside the team working on cross-platform games at the studio's HQ in Framingham, MA.
Video: So, they made you a lead -- now what?
In this 2015 GDC Europe talk Double Fine's Oliver Franzke shares lessons learned from settling into a leadership position and gives devs advice on picking up the necessary skillsets for leadership.
Don't Miss: How Game Freak designs new Pokémon
In this timeless interview Gamasutra chats with Hironobu Yoshida, the final art supervisor of the 20-person team that designs the creatures that form the core of Nintendo's killer handheld franchise.
A year on, Nintendo winds down Splatoon's popular multiplayer Splatfests
Nintendo has laid plans to host the final Splatfest multiplayer event for its Wii U hit Splatoon next month, roughly a year after the first Splatfest event debuted.
Stephen Colbert's Late Show to showcase live Super Mario 3 speedrun
Veteran speedrunner Mitch Fowler is slated to be a guest on U.S. TV program The Late Show with Stephen Colbert tomorrow, where he'll be performing a live speedrun of Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. 3
Starbreeze's latest acquisition is a VR/AR toys-to-life company
Swedish game company Starbreeze is adding another acquisition to its books with the purchase of ePawn, a French firm that takes virtual reality, augmented reality and toys-to-life tech as its remit.
Blog: You better be counting your ad revenue
Developers should be looking at both the revenue generated from ads and in-app purchases in order to determine ARPU, says Kongregate's Jeff Gurian.
Modder tapped to make a standalone game based on 'Battle Royale' mods
Modder Brendan Greene is moving to South Korea to work with Tera
dev Bluehole on a new standalone PC game, Playerunknown's Battlegrounds
, based on his popular "Battle Royale" Arma
Standalone VRDC to offer VR/AR talks for games & beyond
Now that the first standalone VRDC is in production, organizers would like to celebrate what sets the November event apart from VRDC's appearance at GDC in February 2017.
'Largely ignored' kids market could be Nintendo's golden goose
Intelligence outfit DFC believes Nintendo is well placed to capitalise on the "tremendous opportunity" presented by the under-12 market, described by the group as the "lost console generation."
Blog: How to ask a developer for a game key
There are a lot of people out there trying to scam keys from developers like us, which has made us come up with a certain procedure we need to have every time we get a code request.
Remastered Bioshock collection to include never-before-seen director's commentary
2K has confirmed it'll be releasing a remastered BioShock
collection later this year on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
HTC moves Vive VR business into separate subsidiary
Mobile manufacturer HTC has distanced itself slightly from its virtual reality pursuits by turning its Vive business into a separate, wholly-owned subsidiary.
Vivendi COO Stéphane Roussel appointed Gameloft CEO
"I start my role today with an ambitious plan: to combine your creative passion with Vivendi's to accelerate Gameloft's development."