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ESRB president Patricia Vance's plan for a world ratings solution Exclusive 10
by Brandon Sheffield [04.10.12]
Entertainment Software Rating Board president Patricia Vance tells Gamasutra how the game content ratings organization intends to stay relevant in an increasingly online marketplace.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Mobile Phone, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet, Console Digital, Exclusive, Marketing

Study: Teens losing interest in traditional games, prefer social/mobile experiences 12
by Eric Caoili [04.04.12]
Teens are losing interest in playing traditional video games on consoles, and prefer to play social or online games instead, according to a new survey of high school students by analyst firm Piper Jaffray.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, Console Digital

UK indie dev Mediatonic doubling headcount this year  
by Mike Rose [04.02.12]
UK indie game developer Mediatonic, best known for platformer Monsters (Probably) Stole My Princess, is expanding its staff headcount as it moves its London headquarters.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Indie, Console Digital

Thatgamecompany's Journey is fastest-selling U.S. PSN game ever 1
by Mike Rose [03.29.12]
Thatgamecompany's Journey, released for PlayStation 3 earlier this month, is now the fastest selling game ever on the PlayStation Network in the U.S., selling faster than any other first or third-party game available.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Console Digital

UEFA Euro 2012 will be DLC for FIFA 12, not a standalone release 1
by Mike Rose [03.29.12]
The UEFA Euro 2012 video game, due to be released around the same time the 2012 European Football Championship kicks off this summer, will not be a standalone release, but rather DLC for EA's popular FIFA 12.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Console Digital

How does new game retail stack up in international markets? Exclusive 5
by Matt Matthews [03.28.12]
Gamasutra analyst Matt Matthews examines the role of new video game retail sales in European countries, in a world where consumers have used, online and mobile game options.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Mobile Phone, Mobile Console, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, Console Digital, Exclusive

Microsoft brings big releases to XBLA with Arcade Next, Minecraft 2
by Eric Caoili [03.22.12]
Microsoft has announced a new marketing campaign for Xbox Live Arcade releases starting next month, debuting high-profile titles like Trials Evolution and Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition.
Business/Marketing, Console Digital

NPD: Digital, non-traditional business almost half of retail game sales last quarter 2
by Eric Caoili [03.22.12]
Consumers spent $3.33 billion on games outside of retail (e.g. digital downloads, social/mobile games) in the U.S. and key European markets during the fourth quarter of 2011, the NPD Group reports.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, Console Digital




Naughty Dog — Santa Monica, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Game Designer (Multiplayer)
Do you love playing multiplayer games? Are you fascinated with the nuances of things like weapon design and player progression systems? Do you love designing and implementing unique and deep gameplay systems? We’re looking for a passionate multiplayer designer to join our team and be a primary contributor to the design of our next multiplayer game.

Naughty Dog — Santa Monica, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Game Designer (SP Systems)
Do you love playing games? Do you love designing and implementing unique and deep gameplay systems? We’re looking for a passionate designer to join our team and be a primary contributor to the design of our next game.

Naughty Dog — Santa Monica, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Tools Programmer (ICE Team)
As a Tools Programmer on the ICE Team, you will be working on our next generation graphics analysis, profiling and debugging tool in conjunction with our sister technology groups. This tool enables Playstation®4 developers to get better performance from the platform and help them debug graphical issues.

Naughty Dog — Santa Monica, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Graphics Programmer (ICE Team)
As a Graphics Programmer on the ICE Team, you will be working on core graphics technologies for the PS4 that will be used in every shipped title.

Skydance Interactive — Marina Del Rey, California, United States
[06.28.17]
VFX Artist
VFX Artist

Hi-Rez Studios — Alpharetta, Georgia, United States
[06.28.17]
Sr. Animator
Hi-Rez Studios is hiring a Senior Animator to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Hi-Rez Studios — Alpharetta, Georgia, United States
[06.28.17]
Lighting Artist
Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Lighting Artist to join our Core Content team, and work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Naughty Dog — Santa Monica, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Gameplay Programmer
The Gameplay Programmer role is a creative position that will allow you to work closely across disciplines and collaborate with some of the best developers in the world.

Respawn Entertainment — Los Angeles, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Senior Camera Systems Designer
We're looking for a highly skilled Senior Camera Systems Designer who will embrace our philosophy and share his/her hard earned expertise to create an incredible Star Wars ™ experience for our players. We’re picturing someone who is passionate about the Star Wars ™ Universe and is invigorated by the camera scripting process for third person action/adventure games. If this sounds like you, we're looking forward to seeing your resume!

Respawn Entertainment — Los Angeles, California, United States
[06.28.17]
Senior VFX Artist
We're looking for a highly skilled VFX Artist who will embrace our philosophy and share his/her hard earned expertise to create an incredible experience for our players. We’re picturing someone who is passionate about the doing VFX for FPS video games. If this sounds like you, we're looking forward to seeing your resume!