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Don't Miss: How would the Affordable Care Act repeal impact indie devs? 10
by Lexi Pandell [03.24.17]
"After all the talk about small business and creating jobs, anything that makes it scarier to strike out on your own and start a new business is a loss to our entire economy."
Business/Marketing, Serious, Indie

Heads up, devs: New travel restrictions bar electronics on some U.S.-bound flights  
by Alissa McAloon [03.21.17]
Due to new travel restrictions, some international developers headed into the U.S. won't have access to laptops, cameras, or game consoles in the flight cabin.
Serious

Proposed presidential budget cuts could hurt game development and education  
by Alissa McAloon [03.16.17]
The proposed budget put forth by President Trump yesterday could hurt educational game development programs that rely on funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Production, Serious

Why the CIA is using games to train its operatives  
by Alex Wawro [03.15.17]
"People playing a game, together they're experiencing the designers' mental model of insurgency in Afghanistan and sharing that model," CIA analyst and game designer Volko Ruhnke told Ars Technica.
Design, Serious

Oculus CTO John Carmack is suing Zenimax for $22.5M 4
by Alissa McAloon [03.09.17]
UPDATE John Carmack has filed a lawsuit against Zenimax, seeking damages that equal the amount he is still owed from the 2009 sale of id Software.
Business/Marketing, Serious

Reminder: Register for GDC 2017 by tomorrow to avoid paying full price!  
by Staff [02.24.17]
With just over a day left until your window to register for GDC 2017 at less than full price closes, conference organizers are encouraging anyone interested in attending to register now!
Serious, GDC

If you're coming to GDC 2017, know your GDC Code of Conduct!  
by Staff [02.23.17]
GDC 2017 is happening next week! As we prepare for the show, GM of GDC events and all-around Boss Lady Meggan Scavio is here to highlight the official code of conduct for GDC and its related events.
Serious, GDC

Coming to GDC 2017 next week? Use these travel tips and discounts!  
by Staff [02.23.17]
GDC officials have worked with local transit companies to arrange special discounts for GDC 2017 attendees! Also, they want to encourage attendees to get out and enjoy San Francisco during the how.
Serious, GDC



Rethinking History at GDC 17  
by Bob Whitaker [03.24.17]
Historian Bob Whitaker writes about his experience at GDC 17.
Design, Production, Console/PC, Serious


Should You Still Make That 2D Game?  
by Ben Sim [03.23.17]
To some gamers and developers, it appears as if the 2D gaming market is dying. But is it really in its final stages? Understanding the gaming market today, in general, will basically give us the answer.
Business/Marketing, Serious


The Mass Effect Paradox - Love it, or hate them 2
by Nick Halme [03.22.17]
Is it possible to respect developers while disliking some aspect of their work? Is criticism tantamount to disrespect? Why are we all so on edge after the release of Mass Effect: Andromeda?
Design, Production, Serious


Inhance Digital — Los Angeles, California, United States
[03.24.17]
Developer (Unity or Unreal Engine 4) (Short-Term)


Hangar 13 — Novato, California, United States
[03.24.17]
ART DIRECTOR
Hangar 13 is looking for a visionary project Art Director to lead our art team, which includes veterans from both games and film. This overarching position includes direct involvement with the environment, character, effects, lighting, concept and animation teams. You will be the driving force in shaping the art direction and visual story-telling for our next critically acclaimed title.

Activision - High Moon Studios — Carlsbad, California, United States
[03.24.17]
Mission Designer (All Levels)


Backflip Studios — Boulder, Colorado, United States
[03.24.17]
Senior Product Manager


Telltale Games — San Rafael, California, United States
[03.24.17]
UI Artist


Disruptor Beam — FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts, United States
[03.24.17]
Software Game Developer


Sanzaru Games Inc. — Foster City, California, United States
[03.24.17]
Character Artist


Sanzaru Games Inc. — 94404, California, United States
[03.24.17]
Prop Artist


Sanzaru Games Inc. — Foster City, California, United States
[03.24.17]
Environment Artist


Disruptor Beam — FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts, United States
[03.24.17]
Mobile Marketing Associate