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Get a job: Join Ringtail Interactive as a Junior UI Artist  
by Staff [02.19.21]
Ringtail Games is looking for a talented UI/UX Artist to help it with its current game.
Art, Recruitment

Introducing GDC Showcase's Platinum Sponsors: Bring your vision to life with Unity  
by Staff [02.19.21]
Check out what GDC Showcase Platinum Sponsor Unity has to offer at GDC Showcase!
Console/PC, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, GDC

A new approach to 2021 with a family of GDC events and more!  
by Katie Stern [02.18.21]
GDC GM Katie Stern updates the community on what to expect from the team in 2021.
Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, Indie, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing, GDC

Go behind the scenes of The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners at GDC Showcase  
by Staff [02.16.21]
Check out a postmortem of The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners at GDC Showcase next month!
VR, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production

Sponsored Content
5 reasons to join the games industry in Germany
by Staff [02.15.21]
Sponsored: Moving a game studio is a monumental change. All the information about Germany may seem daunting, but Games Germany can guide you through it and make the process much easier.
Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing, Sponsored Article

Summit Submissions for GDC 2021 close on Monday  
by Staff [02.11.21]
Heads up! Talk and panel submissions for GDC 2021's Summits are closing on Monday February 15th at 11:59PM PT.
Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, Indie, Serious, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing

Get a job: Join Insomniac Games as a VFX Artist  
by Staff [02.10.21]
Insomniac Games is looking for its next VFX Artist! You'll work to create special effects to work and assist in the gameplay, environment, and cinematics of the game.
Art, Recruitment

Video: The basics of VFX particles  
by Staff [02.10.21]
In this 2018 GDC session, Arkane Studios' Mickaelle Ruckert discusses how changing game companies and the type of game she was working on helped her re-evalulate the basics of visual effects design.
Console/PC, Art, Video

IGF 2021 accepts over 500 excellent entries!  
by Staff [02.10.21]
The organizers are pleased to announce that over 500 truly excellent games are up for consideration at the 2021 Independent Games Festival.
Console/PC, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing, GDC

Can you cheat to get ahead on Steam?  
by Gamasutra Staff [02.08.21]
Can you get your game more positive reviews than it would otherwise deserve on Steam, and is this actually a good idea? (Spoiler: it's not...)
Console/PC, Indie, Art, Design, Production

Video: The combat animations of Middle-earth: Shadow of War  
by Staff [02.08.21]
In this 2018 GDC session, Monolith Productions' John Piel and Camille Chu discuss the challenges encountered of crafting a multi-character combat kill animations for Middle-Earth: Shadow of War.
Console/PC, Art, Video

Get a job: Join Ringtail Interactive as a Concept Artist  
by Alissa McAloon [02.05.21]
Ringtail is looking for a Concept Artist to grow its team, for its live project and upcoming games.
Art, Recruitment

There’s a lot for artists in the GDC Showcase Discussion Sessions  
by Staff [02.02.21]
Game artists, check out three (free!) GDC Showcase Discussion Sessions you won't want to miss out on next month.
Console/PC, Art, GDC

The IGF 2021 deadline for submissions is today!  
by Staff [02.01.21]
Today is the last day to submit your game to the 2021 Independent Games Festival!
Console/PC, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing, GDC

Get a job: Insomniac Games is hiring a Content Artist  
by Staff [01.27.21]
The Content Artist is responsible for assisting the Marketing/Community and Art departments with all aspects of marketing video creation and post production for projects.
Art, Recruitment

The Last of Us Part II leads the 2021 DICE Awards nominations  
by Chris Kerr [01.27.21]
The nominations for the 24th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards have been announced by the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences, and The Last of Us Part II is leading the charge. 
VR, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production

Don't Miss: A deep dive into the art that gives colors back to Dead Cells' cryptic worlds 4
by Staff [01.26.21]
"Despite featuring zombies and developing a game where the foreboding sense of danger never leaves you, we choose not to mimic the artistic direction of similar titles."
Console/PC, Indie, Art

Pitch your talks for GDC 2021’s Summits, VRDC, and Game Career Seminar!  
by Staff [01.25.21]
Submissions are now open for GDC 2021's Summits, VRDC, and Game Career Seminar!
Console/PC, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing, GDC

Here's what to expect from GDC Showcase  
by Staff [01.21.21]
Here's a quick breakdown of what kind of talks and sessions you can expect at GDC Showcase in March.
Console/PC, Programming, Art, Audio, Design, Production, Business/Marketing, GDC

Prolific F-Zero, Star Fox artist Takaya Imamura retires from Nintendo  
by Alissa McAloon [01.20.21]
Takaya Imamura has named today his final day at Nintendo, ending a 32-year-long career working on many of the company's most iconic games and characters.
Console/PC, Art