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Video: Cultivating female talent in big-budget studios  
by Staff [09.03.20]
In this GDC Summer session Avalanche's Victoria Setian discusses how to increase the number of women in your talent pool and support their growth into leadership roles via research-backed programs.
Business/Marketing, Serious, Video, Vault

PSA: Know and abide by your Code of Conduct at GDC Summer!  
by Staff [08.03.20]
Updated to reflect the unique nature of the all-digital GDC Summer happening this week, the Code of Conduct serves as our strict line in the sand of what will not be tolerated. Please read it!
Serious, GDC

Learn to build a workplace culture of belonging and be a better ally at GDC Summer  
by Staff [07.28.20]
GDC organizers are happy to announce GDC Summer attendees will have access to comprehensive workshops designed to help you be a better ally and support a diverse workplace culture.
Serious, GDC

There's a new initiative to create a game industry code of ethics 8
by Alex Wawro [07.14.20]
A group of game industry professionals and academics launched a new collaborative initiative today aimed at collectively codifying and improving ethics in games.
Serious

GDC renews commitments to supporting game developers in marginalized communities
by Staff [06.15.20]
Black lives matter, and GDC organizers stand with the protesters publicly demanding restorative justice. Here's what we're doing to expand our ongoing diversity & inclusion initiatives.
Serious, GDC

Game devs show up to support Black Lives Matter and Black game devs
by Alex Wawro [06.01.20]
UPDATE: Amid ongoing protests across the US sparked by the murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, folks in the game industry are showing support for Black Lives Matter and Black communities.
Console/PC, Serious

An extensive look at Maxis' short stint in serious simulation games  
by Alissa McAloon [05.21.20]
If you've got time for a long read about a beloved game maker's foray into for-hire simulation games for the likes of Chevron and the EPA, The Obscuritory has you covered.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Serious

Video Game Deep Cuts: The Ghost Of Id's Pro Skater  
by Gamasutra Staff [05.16.20]
The latest Video Game Deep Cuts rounds up the notable games released this week, plus delves into the history of Id Software, the return of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater & more.
Audio, Smartphone/Tablet, Social/Online, Indie, Serious, Console/PC, Art, Production, Programming, Design, Business/Marketing



How Player Feedback Completely Changed Hero Syndrome  
by Jacob Jameson [10.26.20]
Take two genres that I really enjoy and fuse them into one. A new twist on existing mechanics and ideas. This turned out to be a big mistake and I alienated my target audience. After a long process, my game is now a much different (better) game.
Business/Marketing Production Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online

Game Dev Digest Issue #67 - The Re-create Issue  
by Mike Marrone [10.23.20]
Game Dev Digest Issue #67 - The Re-create Issue. The latest from the free weekly Unity3d/gamedev newsletter.
Design Programming Production Art Console/PC Serious Indie Smartphone/Tablet VR

The Dark Side Of Ray-Traced Ambient Occlusion (RTAO)  
by Ruben Torres Bonet [10.21.20]
In this post, you will learn the Unity secrets behind Ray-Traced Ambient Occlusion (RTAO). Let’s make your game look the way you intended.
Programming Art Console/PC Serious Indie VR

Part I - Whack-A-Pol 2020: Politics made us do it.  
by Adam Saslow [10.20.20]
A significant portion of the mobile gaming demographic represents a cohort that is difficult to poll. We've decided to run a little experiment.
Design Programming Production Serious Indie Smartphone/Tablet

8 Must-Have Unity Plugins for Mobile Game Dev  
by Richard Fu [10.20.20]
Highlighting 8 essential plugins for Unity that make mobile game development easy, includes all assets from in-app-purchase, file saving, sound and all.
Programming Serious Indie Smartphone/Tablet


Remedy Entertainment — Espoo, Finland
[10.27.20]
Senior Material Artist


Remedy Entertainment — Espoo, Finland
[10.27.20]
Development Manager (Xdev Team)


Remedy Entertainment — Espoo, Finland
[10.27.20]
Animation Director


Deep Silver Volition — Champaign, Illinois, United States
[10.26.20]
Narrative Designer


Deep Silver Volition — Champaign, Illinois, United States
[10.26.20]
Project Manager


Johnson County Community College — Overland Park, Kansas, United States
[10.26.20]
Assistant Professor, Game Development


CVEDIA — London, England, United Kingdom
[10.26.20]
Senior Unity Engineer - Remote - EU Time Zone


Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States
[10.25.20]
Lead Gameplay Programmer
Lead Gameplay Programmer

Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States
[10.25.20]
Lead Engine Programmer
Lead Engine Programmer

Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States
[10.25.20]
Graphics Programmer
Graphics Programmer