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Blog: 8 questions that improve your game's narrative

Gamasutra - News - 3 hours 43 min ago

Guild Wars 2 narrative designer Angel McCoy serves up eight useful storytelling tips. ...

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Cuba's first ever indie game launches on Indiegogo

Gamasutra - News - 4 hours 38 min ago

"The imitations in Cuba, especially the lack of internet access, make it very challenging to develop a video game." ...

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Nintendo Switch media coverage: Good, but not great news - 5 hours 3 min ago
ICO Partners finds new console announcement generated more articles than Scorpio, but not as many as PS4 Pro
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Tequila Works: The Reason of Rime news - 5 hours 32 min ago
CEO Raúl Rubio looks towards the end of Rime's five year journey - "It is going to have a good ending. That's what counts”
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Blog: Solving VR's customer relationship problems

Gamasutra - News - 6 hours 6 min ago

It's not you, it's me. Well, mostly you. Why the immersive technology industry needs to start seeing new people so the market can grow. ...

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“Stop thinking like a developer and put yourself in the public's shoes” news - 8 hours 7 min ago
Candy Lab CEO Andrew Couch discusses the future of location-based games
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Is GAME really in trouble? news - 9 hours 26 min ago
Latest financials suggest a company in crisis, but GAME's fight is far from over
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7 classic arcade games that can still teach developers lessons today

Gamasutra - News - 11 hours 3 min ago

These classic arcade games have tight controls, layered mechanics that are easy to grasp but difficult to master, inspired uses of music, creative powerups, and efficient storytelling. ...

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SAG-AFTRA strike draws more than 250 to EA offices news - 11 hours 11 min ago
"We are willing to stay out as long as it takes." union says, with more actions against target companies promised
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Layoffs strike Gameforge as publisher abandons mobile news - 11 hours 21 min ago
German firm will focus entirely on PC games, loses an estimated 90 people
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Wooga cuts 40 staff in renewed focus on casual games news - 12 hours 11 min ago
Update: Core focused Black Anvil Games closed as part of casual shift
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Voice actors' union strike brings 250+ picketers to EA's front door

Gamasutra - News - 18 hours 51 min ago

Deadline reports roughly 250 people showed up at Electronic Arts' Playa Vista, CA office to protest in person after U.S. actors guild SAG-AFTRA went on strike against EA and 10 other game companies Friday. ...

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Heads up, devs: now does coupon codes

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 3:42pm

Game distribution platform has augmented its service with a small, but potentially handy feature for devs: coupon codes.  ...

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Following layoffs, Wooga confirms the death of Black Anvil Games

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 2:36pm

German game maker and publisher Wooga recently confirmed to PocketGamer that it has shut down its internal game studio Black Anvil Games and cut ties with Black Anvil chief Wilhelm Oesterberg. ...

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Developing the crazy combat of Warcube

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 12:30pm

Warcube is a physics-based action adventure game with a penchant for silliness. But the combat is no joke: Once an attack is made, everything slows down to allow the player to pull off crazy combos. ...

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What kind of games are popular with both children and parents?

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 12:22pm

A recent survey from Joan Ganz Clooney Center aims to discover what type of games are played in family homes by both children and parents alike. ...

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Get a job: War Drum Studios is hiring a Lead Programmer

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 11:53am

War Drum Studios is seeking someone with complete fluency in C++, and a demonstrable mastery of UnrealEngine 4, including use of the Editor and Blueprints in Gainesville, Florida. ...

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Gameforge lays off 1/5 of staff and moves away from mobile games

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 11:31am

German game publisher Gameforge is moving away from the mobile games, citing less-than-expected success in the market. ...

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Blog: Forging an unholy alliance between Unreal Engine, GitHub, and Perforce

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 11:08am

How to setup your UE4 code project to use P4 as your main source depot and how to integrate latest releases of the engine from Epic's GitHub source depot. ...

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Don't miss: Want to write a better game? Try watching some TV

Gamasutra - News - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 10:21am

What can TV shows teach game developers about crafting characters, plot, and gameplay? Quantum Break and Alan Wake writer Sam Lake talks about how watching TV can inspire better video games. ...

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