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  Get a job: Insomniac Games is hiring a Graphics Programmer
image Insomniac Games is looking for a Mid-to-Senior Level Graphics Programmer to join our Core team, responsible for our studio's game engine and tools.
  Clever game dev tech is at the core of Watch Dogs Legion's London
image A recent story from The Washington Post dives into how Ubisoft approached developing a game where the concept of a non-player character doesn't really exist.
5 Don't Miss: 7 examples of game AI that every developer should study
image These games are all notable for the interesting, clever, novel ways in which they use AI. All are worth a closer look if you're eager to let a little algorithmic thinking improve your game design.
1 Epic hits back at Apple, saying it 'has no rights to the fruits of Epic's labor'
image Epic argues against the notion that its decision to cut Apple out of the payment process is robbing the iPhone maker of its rightful share.
  Analysis: Facebook gears up for the world's first ad-supported cloud gaming service
image Games industry analyst's take on Facebook launching a free cloud gaming service - Focusing on Facebook's position in cloud gaming, 'cloud playable ads' and the increasingly contentious relationship between cloud gaming companies and Apple.
  Video: How Jagex has evolved to change with the times over 16 years
image In this 2018 GDC talk, Jagex's Conor Crowley discusses the adaptations Jagex has made to processes, team structures and tools that have allowed RuneScape to survive and thrive for over 16 years.
  Master your grasp of player psychology in Celia Hodent's UX Masterclass
image UX expert and consultant Celia Hodent is offering a GDC Masterclass on player psychology and user experience. Register today!
  Microsoft explains how the Xbox Series S and X will shape up on day one
image Microsoft has put together an in-depth preview revealing what owners should expect when they boot up the next-gen machines on day one.
  Tencent leads $100 million investment into Chinese esports company VSPN
image Tencent has led a $100 million investment into Chinese esports company VSPN (Versus Programming Network).
  Facebook quietly debuts cloud-streaming service for Facebook Gaming
image Facebook is launching a free-to-play cloud gaming service that will grant instant access to select titles via the Facebook app or in-browser.
  Implementing screen space reflections in Blightbound
image SSR is a fun, useful way of creating detailed, dynamic reflections in games. This post shows how I implemented the technique in Blightbound and how it works.
  PlayStation's new (web) store, genre viability & more
image What's up with the new PlayStation web store? How about genre viability on Steam? This and many other questions will be answered in the latest game discovery round-up...
  Get a job: Join the Chromatic Games team as a Senior Game Designer
image Chromatic Games, the creators of the Dungeon Defenders franchise, is offering the opportunity for a talented and driven Senior Game Designer.
  Video: How internal game jams can help art teams.
image In this 2018 GDC session, Riot Games' Peet Cooper goes over his experiences and some invaluable lessons he has learned from doing internal game jams like Riot's Thunderdome.
  Xbox muses xCloud expansion through 'lower priced' gear like streaming sticks
image Xbox's next big hardware announcement might be tinier than expected.
16 Don't Miss: What Nintendo's indie program looked like way back in 2014
image In this 2014 chat with Nintendo, Gamasutra digs into what Nintendo was doing for independent developers and what sort of indie games it wanted to land on its platforms.
  Learn to build your studio's brand from Kitfox's Victoria Tran
image Learn how to position your studio to better market your games in Victoria Tran's GDC Masterclass!
1 Call of Duty: Mobile has topped 300 million downloads
image Call of Duty: Mobile has amassed over 300 million downloads during it first year on digital shelves. 
  Riot Games appoints first ever chief marketing officer to help expand player base
image League of Legends maker Riot Games has appointed its first chief marketing officer with a view to helping it reach new players.
  Scopely acquires Spanish mobile studio Genjoy to expand match-3 roster
image Mobile developer-publisher Scopely has acquired Spanish casual mobile studio Genjoy for an undisclosed fee.
3 Google distances itself from Stadia creative director's comments
image Google on Thursday distanced itself from tweets issued by the creative director of Stadia's Montreal studio, who said game streamers should be paying devs and publishers of games they stream.
  We need to talk about Steam & China
image What's going on with Steam in China, and what's going to happen in the future? Take a trip though the possibilities, the government licensing complexities, and more!
  Get a job: Question is hiring a Level Designer
image The folks at Question are looking for a talented Level Designer for their team. Apply now!
  30 years later, Nintendo is localizing the first Fire Emblem game
image For the first time ever, Nintendo is selling the original Fire Emblem game outside of Japan.
  Video: The lighting technology of Detroit: Become Human
image At GDC 2018, Quantic Dream's Guillaume Caurant discussed the technology behind the lighting of Detroit: Become Human.

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  Facebook gears up for the world’s first ad-supported cloud gaming service
by George Jijiashvili
Games industry analyst's take on Facebook launching a free cloud gaming service - Focusing on...
  Bending Blightbound's world to lower the horizon
by Joost van Dongen
With some shader trickery, perspective can be manipulated to achieve unrealistic, but more...
  PlayStation's new (web) store, genre viability & more
by Simon Carless
What's up with the new PlayStation web store? How about genre viability on Steam? This and many...
  We need to talk about Steam & China
by Simon Carless
What's going on with Steam in China, and what's going to happen in the future? Take a trip though...
  Screen Space Reflections in Blightbound
by Joost van Dongen
SSR is a fun technique for creating detailed, dynamic reflections in games. This post shows how I...

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Pitching Your Game To A Publisher: Tips And Advice
image META Publishing's Andrey Sazhin offers up a guide to presenting your indie game to publishers, standing out from the crowd, and making a great impression.
Under The Looking Glass: Roguelites
image Arne Neumann discusses the ways in which Dead Cells and Enter the Gungeon incorporate roguelike mechanics in order to deliver unpredictable gameplay.
Postmortem: Eastshade
image Danny Weinbaum reflects on the development and reception of Eastshade, an open-world adventure game featuring a unique painting mechanic.
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