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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




Qualcomm — San Diego / Santa Clara, California, United States
[02.24.17]
Mumtimedia/GPU/Graphics SW positions
Qualcomm is the largest fabless design company in the world. Qualcomm provides hardware, software and related services to nearly every mobile device maker and operator in the global wireless marketplace. Adreno GPU and Graphics team is looking for ambitious, bright, and innovative engineers who are interested in bringing exciting new technology. There are multiple challenging positions at multiple levels, offering the opportunity to work with leading edge GPU/graphics technologies embedded in smartphones, tablets and other consumer electronics devices. Job activities span the whole product life cycle from early R&D to commercial deployments.

YAGER Development GmbH — Berlin, Germany
[02.24.17]
Server/Backend Programmer
As a Server/Backend Programmer at YAGER you will work on Dreadnought (www.playdreadnought.com), an awesome and exciting AAA F2P project.

YAGER Development GmbH — Berlin, Germany
[02.24.17]
UI Programmer (f/m) - C++ and Actionscript
We seek the talent of a seasoned and passionate UI Programmer for our current AAA F2P project Dreadnought

Vicarious Visions / Activision — Albany, New York, United States
[02.24.17]
Senior Security Engineer
See job description.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute — Troy, New York, United States
[02.23.17]
Open Rank Faculty
Faculty Opening at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, a Top Ranked National University, and Digital Gaming Hub.

Intel — Santa Clara, California, United States
[02.23.17]
Research Scientist
Research in 3D graphics, working alongside other Intel researchers to invent new techniques or technologies that advance the field of real-time rendering. - Producing a long-term technology vision that impacts Intel graphics hardware and software products - Publishing your work in leading conferences and journals We're looking for graphics explorers who are collaborative and team oriented with strong written and verbal communications skills - ready to follow ideas and findings where-ever they take you to innovate and make a difference with Intel real-time graphics. Come join us!

Cat Daddy Games — Kirkland, Washington, United States
[02.23.17]
SERVER ENGINEER - MOBILE GAMES
Come join a small team of talented and passionate server engineers designing and building our future server architecture. We're using Azure hosted servers and a new micro-services architecture to achieve our very high scale and reliability goals. This role offers lots of ownership and impact if you have the right blend of creative and server engineering skills to help make our games awesome for millions of players. We are solving very interesting technical challenges with new services while supporting and growing multiple mobile game titles. It is a great time to jump into our game and become a big impact contributor. We would love to talk to you directly if this opportunity sounds appealing to you!

Skydance Interactive — Marina Del Rey, California, United States
[02.23.17]
Generalist Programmer
Generalist Programmer

Sharecare Inc — Sarasota, Florida, United States
[02.23.17]
UI/UX/Graphic Designer


Sharecare Inc — Sarasota, Florida, United States
[02.23.17]
Senior Animator/ FX Artist