- News - News Tue, 15 Oct 2019 02:43:45 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Genetics-themed survival game <i>Niche</i> is heading to schools for free

Stray Fawn Studio is making its genetics-themed survival game Niche free for schools who want to use it for educational purposes.]]> Tue, 06 Aug 2019 12:00:00 EDT
PSA: Upload your resume to Gamasutra's job boards!

Here's a friendly reminder that Gamasutra's job boards are the best place to find your next job in the game industry - upload your resume and land the job you want!]]> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:00:00 EDT
Behind the enthralling dystopian student game, <i>Burning Daylight</i>

It's not often that one's very first game finds an audience, but the student-developed Burning Daylight is an exception. We speak with game director Frederik Jeppesen.]]> Tue, 21 May 2019 12:00:00 EDT
Managing your game dev career, from early to late stages

Iain Angus, development manager at Alien Isolation developer Creative Assembly, offers quick-hit advice for game devs at the start, middle, and later parts of their careers.]]> Mon, 15 Apr 2019 12:00:00 EDT
Video: Laralyn McWilliams on staying optimistic and creative in game dev

At GDC 2019 veteran game dev Laralyn McWilliams gives a stirring, concise talk about practical ways to stay upbeat and fulfilled during a career in the ever-changing game industry. ]]> Tue, 02 Apr 2019 12:00:00 EDT
Here are your GDC 2019 Narrative Summit poster session winners!

Organizers of GDC and the Game Narrative Summit are happy to announce the 2019 Student Narrative Analysis Competition winners, who all receive passes to the conference next month!]]> Fri, 08 Feb 2019 12:00:00 EST
PSA: Just over 24 hours left to register early for GDC at a discount!

Early registration for the 2019 Game Developers Conference ends tomorrow (Wednesday, January 30th) at 11:59 PM Pacific, so sign up now to save hundreds on your pass!]]> Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:00:00 EST
GDC 2019 State of the Industry: Nearly 50% of devs support unionization

The results of the latest GDC State of the Industry survey are out, offering unparalleled insight into how game makers feel about unionization, the state of Steam, crunch time, and more!]]> Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:00:00 EST
Applications are now open for GDC 2019's low-income free pass program!

Game Developers Conference organizers have once again donated a number of complimentary GDC 2019 passes that will be given away (via lottery) as part of a special low-income GDC pass program!]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:00:00 EST
Catch new & classic GDC talks broadcasting live on the GDC Twitch channel

The official Game Developers Conference Twitch channel has begun broadcasting gems from the GDC Vault of game development talks, roundtables, and postmortems, and you can tune in live now to watch!]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:00:00 EST
Now's the time to submit talks for the GDC 2019 Educators Summit!

Next March, GDC 2019 will again host the Educators Summit, a program of talks dedicated specifically to game education. If you have a great talk in mind, now's the time to pitch!]]> Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:00:00 EDT
Game design portfolio-building tips from a Creative Assembly vet

In this helpful article, Creative Assembly senior designer Simon Mann describes ways to think like a designer and help build a strong game design portfolio to get yourself noticed.]]> Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT
Game devs around the world share their New Year's resolutions

2018 is nearly upon us, so what are game devs planning for the year ahead To make games, of course, but also lots of other interesting things -- read on to find out what!]]> Fri, 29 Dec 2017 12:00:00 EST
PSA: Unity Student Scholarship for GDC 2018 submissions close this Sunday

Don't forget that the deadline to submit your Unity project and potentially win a pass to GDC 2018 is this Sunday, December 31, 2017.There is no application cost!]]> Thu, 28 Dec 2017 12:00:00 EST
GDC and Unity debut the Unity Student Scholarship for GDC 2018!

The Game Developers Conference has partnered with Unity to launchthe Unity Student Scholarship, which will give 50 students with outstanding Unity projectsAll Access passes to GDC 2018!]]> Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:00:00 EST