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We're now at GameDeveloper.com!  
by Kris Graft [08.26.21]
Gamasutra.com will soon automatically redirect to the brand new GameDeveloper.com. For now, click here to go to the new site!
Audio, Business/Marketing, Design, Programming, Production, Art, Console/PC, Indie, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

Gamasutra is becoming Game Developer
by Kris Graft [08.23.21]
The time has come to respectfully lay to rest the name Gamasutra, a title that's been around for nearly 25 years and has become known as a leading resource and reference for game development and industry knowledge.
Audio, Business/Marketing, Design, Programming, Production, Art, Console/PC, Indie, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

Embracer Group acquires Demiurge Studios, Fractured Byte, and Smartphone Labs  
by Chris Kerr [08.18.21]
Perennial spender Embracer Group has fully acquired three more game studios to bolster its development capabilities.
Business/Marketing, Production, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet

VR dev XR Games nets $2.1 million to expand team and create new franchises  
by Chris Kerr [08.16.21]
UK-based augmented and virtual reality game studio XR Games has secured $2.1 million in funding to expand its development team.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC

Estimating Steam and console sales: two hot methods!  
by Gamasutra Staff [08.11.21]
Do you want two essential spreadsheets for estimating Steam & console game sales? Because that's what you've got, alongside lots more game discovery news.
Business/Marketing, Design, Production, Console/PC, Indie

Niantic acquires 3D scanning app Scaniverse to expand 'real-world gameboard'  
by Chris Kerr [08.10.21]
Pokemon Go developer Niantic has acquired 3D scanning mobile app Scaniverse for an undisclosed fee.
Business/Marketing

Oculus is doubling the storage of its base Quest 2 headset  
by Chris Kerr [08.10.21]
Oculus is doubling the base storage of its standalone Quest 2 headset to 128GB from 64GB.
Business/Marketing

Steam demo showcases: officially good for sales!  
by Gamasutra Staff [08.09.21]
We can now see official Valve data that shows that Steam Next Fest is 'good for you'. So what does that mean? And how about all those antitrust suits? This, and much, much more...
Business/Marketing, Design, Production, Console/PC, Indie



The "KISS" Dependency Injection Way in Unity  
by Ruben Torres Bonet [12.31.69]
- Are you using a dependency injection system in Unity? - If so, can you understand, read, debug and maintain the code of your dependency injection system in less than 10 minutes? If the answer to any is NO, this post might ring a bell
Programming Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

The "KISS" Command Pattern for Unity  
by Ruben Torres Bonet [12.31.69]
Learn about the lovely KISS Command Pattern in Unity I cannot live without. Enjoy powerful async gameplay systems!
Programming Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Why is Intentional Replayability Important?  
by Gregory Campbell [12.31.69]
With game replayability considered a value-adding asset for a game, Greg Campbell asks, "How can game makers intentionally include replayability to improve their games?"
Design Console/PC Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Using Feedback as a Teacher in Videogames  
by Josh Bycer [12.31.69]
Learning any videogame is all about an effective onboarding process and providing the player with the right amount of feedback and information. For today, we're going to talk about how much is the correct amount of info to give to the player.
Design Production Console/PC Indie VR

The Most Useful Thing to Have for a Kickstarter  
by Laura Tallardy [12.31.69]
The secret ingredient to planning out your Kickstarter more efficiently!
Business/Marketing Indie VR


Ringling College of Art + Design — Sarasota, Florida, United States
[11.24.21]
Joel and Gail Morganroth Endowed Department Head of Virtual Reality Development Program


Weta Digital — Wellington, New Zealand
[11.21.21]
Digital Artist (3D Generalist) - Unreal