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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




2K — Novato, California, United States
[06.23.17]
LIVE OPS MANAGER - NBA 2K
We need an experienced Live Operations Manager who is dedicated to the configuration and maintenance of in-game promotional events, contests, new content and sales to drive monthly KPI goals for NBA2K. You will collaborate with game dev & our analytics team, to maximize the feature potential of the product through intelligent and thoughtful live event development.

Tangentlemen — Playa Vista, California, United States
[06.22.17]
Lead Combat Designer
Lead Combat Designer @ Tangentlemen

Tangentlemen — Playa Vista, California, United States
[06.22.17]
Technical Art Lead
Technical Art Lead @ Tangentlemen

Tangentlemen — Playa Vista, California, United States
[06.22.17]
VFX Artist
VFX Artist @ Tangentlemen

Tangentlemen — Playa Vista, California, United States
[06.22.17]
Generalist Engineer
Generalist Engineer @ Tangentlemen

2K — Novato, California, United States
[06.22.17]
SENIOR USER RESEARCHER
We are looking for someone to take a senior role on our internal User Research facility. You will have the opportunity to drive research strategy across multiple game franchises, partnering with studios to make meaningful changes throughout the games' development cycles. You will be asked to apply a wide variety of methods including playtesting, usability testing, surveys, contextual inquiry, card sorts and more.

Telltale Games — San Rafael, California, United States
[06.22.17]
Technical Director


Telltale Games — San Rafael, California, United States
[06.22.17]
Build Engineer


Pixelberry Studios — MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, United States
[06.22.17]
Junior Game Writer


Backflip Studios — Boulder, Colorado, United States
[06.22.17]
Studio Art Manager