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New Minecraft Earth AR game takes a cue from Pokemon Go  
by Chris Kerr [05.17.19]
Mojang has unveiled a new Minecraft game, and it's an augmented reality mobile experience called Minecraft Earth.
Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet, Video

Sponsored: The Talking Tom team's 5 tips for building a 'super' endless runner  
by Outfit7 Limited [05.15.19]
Talking Tom Hero Dash developer Outfit7 Limited digs into the question of "what's next?" for the endless runner genre and offers advice to developers working in a similar space.
Design, Production, Smartphone/Tablet

Video Game Deep Cuts: A Plague (Tale) On Minecraft Earth  
by Gamasutra Staff [05.17.19]
This week's roundup includes pieces on AR game Minecraft Earth action adventure A Plague Tale: Innocence, plus Rage 2, strategy guides, and the intrigue behind Ingress.
Audio, Smartphone/Tablet, Social/Online, Indie, Console/PC, Art, Production, Programming, Design, Business/Marketing

Steam Link streaming app launches on iOS a year after Apple rejection  
by Chris Kerr [05.16.19]
Valve's Steam Link streaming app has finally arrived on iOS almost a year after it was rejected by Apple for "business conflicts."
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

PUBG Mobile now reminds minors to take breaks from playing in some countries  
by Alissa McAloon [05.15.19]
A PUBG Mobile update rolled out to select countries includes a "gameplay management" system that periodically reminds players under the age of 18 to step away from the game.
Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

Revenue and profit up at Tencent despite stagnant games revenue  
by Alissa McAloon [05.15.19]
Tencent reported year-over-year increases in both revenue and profit for the first quarter of its 2019 financial year, though the company’s online games business didn’t share in that growth.
Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

Register now for XRDC 2019, the premier AR/VR/MR event for devs!  
by Staff [05.15.19]
Registration is now open for XRDC, the prime event for developers, investors, and other innovators in the vibrant AR/VR/MR industries!
Audio, Smartphone/Tablet, Indie, Console/PC, Art, Production, Programming, Design, Business/Marketing

Antitrust lawsuit over iOS App Store to move forward, despite Apple's arguments 1
by Alissa McAloon [05.13.19]
The Supreme Court has shot down Apple's argument that iOS users aren't the App Store's customers, an argument the company made to deflect an antitrust lawsuit currently brewing over its App Store policies.
Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet



Video Game Deep Cuts: A Plague (Tale) On Minecraft Earth  
by Simon Carless [05.17.19]
This week's roundup includes new articles on AR game Minecraft Earth & intriguing new action adventure A Plague Tale: Innocence, as well as pieces on Rage 2, strategy guides, the intrigue behind Ingress & more.
Audio Smartphone/Tablet Social/Online Indie Console/PC Art Production Programming Design Business/Marketing VR

Kliuless #34: Loot Box Legislation  
by Kenneth Liu [05.14.19]
Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I share broadly within Riot. This edition is the public version that I publish broadly every week as well. Opinions are mine.
Business/Marketing Design Production Console/PC Serious Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet

7 Tips to Create Successful Mobile Games  
by Kate AppFollow [05.14.19]
What makes a mobile game successful? In this post, we are going to discuss the core elements of a successful mobile game: marketing approaches, communication with users, and, of course, game monetization opportunities.
Business/Marketing Indie Smartphone/Tablet

The Future is Bloodless! China Bans Blood in Video Games 3
by Henry Fong [05.14.19]
Game developers used to be able to skirt Chinese bans on blood in video games in a simple manner, make blood any color but red, and you were good to go. New rules have banned this workaround. Read to learn how to adapt.
Design Art Console/PC Indie Smartphone/Tablet

Video Game Deep Cuts: That Yuppie Psycho, Thomas The Tank Engine  
by Simon Carless [05.10.19]
This week's roundup includes a look at the odd & striking Yuppie Psycho, an exploration of why Thomas The Tank Engine keeps getting modded into so many games, plus looks at Mordhau, God Of War's creation, Sable, Vader Immortal and a whole host of others.
Audio Smartphone/Tablet Social/Online Indie Console/PC Art Production Programming Design Business/Marketing VR


Hyper Hippo Games — Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
[05.15.19]
Software Developer - Unity


innogames — Hamburg, Germany
[05.13.19]
Lead Backend Developer - Elvenar


MobilityWare — Irvine, California, United States
[05.03.19]
Mobile Game Designer- Card Games