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2014-07-22 08:27:06

Annual Polling Reveals Global Salary Trends Across All Major Job Disciplines Within the Realm of AAA and Independent Game Development SAN FRANCISCO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading game industry website Gamasutra, a UBM Tech property, revealed the results of its annual Game Developer Salary Survey. Results can be viewed in PDF format, as well as Gamasutra's dedicated Salary Survey page http://www.gamasutra.com/salarysurvey2014.pdf. The survey showed that, overall, salaried...

2014-07-08 04:22:20

Survey Shows Rising Popularity of Crowd-funding, Marks the Rise of Sweden as Europe's Top Development Hub COLOGNE, Germany, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Game Developers Conference (GDC) Europe has released the results of its second annual European State of the Industry Survey, which reveals trends around regional development hubs, tax incentives and platform preferences leading up to the start of GDC Europe in August. The 2014 European State of the Industry Survey serves as the...

2014-03-24 12:27:46

Advisory Board to Review Main Conference and Summit Proposals for Sixth Annual Event, Taking Place August 11-13 COLOGNE, Germany, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The call for submissions to present lectures and panels sessions at the 2014 Game Developers Conference(TM) Europe (GDC Europe) is now open through Monday, April 21. Organized by UBM Tech Game Network, the event, now in its sixth year, will run Monday through Wednesday, August 11-13 at the Cologne Congress-Centrum Ost in...

2014-03-24 08:35:14

Industry Professionals from Every Segment of the Game Development Community Convene for more than 400 Sessions, Active Expo Floor, The Game Developers Choice and Independent Games Festival Awards and More SAN FRANCISCO, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Tech Game Network's 2014 Game Developers Conference® (GDC), the world's largest and longest-running event serving professionals dedicated to the art and science of making games, has set a record for event attendance, with more than...

2014-03-20 00:21:47

Tale of Tales' Luxuria Superbia, Simogo's DEVICE 6, Jason Roberts' Gorogoa, Hopoo Games' Risk of Rain and Galactic Cafe's The Stanley Parable Round Out the Night's Winners SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Pope's Papers, Please received the Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game and its accompanying $30,000 cash prize this evening at the 16th Annual Independent Games Festival, hosted by the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2014 at the Moscone...

2014-03-20 00:21:25

The Last of Us Wins Game of the Year, Best Design, and Best Narrative Awards; Papers, Please and BioShock Infinite Among the Night's Other Top Winners SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The emotionally intense and visceral post-apocalyptic action title, The Last of Us has captured the award for Game of the Year at Tonight's Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony during the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2014 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The game was also...

2014-03-17 12:30:07

28th Annual Gathering of the World's Largest Professionals-Only Game Industry Event Offers Robust Content, Debuts New Classic Studio Postmortem and Increases Focus on Advocacy and Social Issues in Game Development SAN FRANCISCO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 Game Developers Conference® (GDC 2014), the world's largest and longest-running event serving professionals dedicated to the art and science of making games, commences today at the Moscone Convention Center in San...

2014-02-18 08:41:44

More Than 2,600 Game Developers Conference Attendees Take Part, Shedding Light on Trends in Platform Preference, Relationships with Publishers, Funding Sources and More SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Game Developers Conference® (GDC) has polled more than 2,600 North American game developers who attended GDC 2013 to compose the second annual State of the Industry Survey, which provides a snapshot of the games industry and illustrates industry trends before the start...

2014-02-11 12:25:14

Team Behind Hey Ash Web Series Join Mega64 To Provide Video Skits During the Ceremony SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA), the peer-awarded highest honors in video game development, has revealed its two final Special Award winners for this year. The Ambassador Award, honoring someone who is helping video games "advance to a better place" through advocacy or action, is going to media critic Anita Sarkeesian, creator of...

2014-01-28 08:35:32

Respawn Community Manager Abbie Heppe to Host Choice Awards and Capybara Games President and Co-Founder Nathan Vella to Present the Independent Games Festival Awards SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCAs), the premier peer-based awards celebrating game development, will be honoring Ken Kutaragi, former CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment and the "Father of the PlayStation" with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his...


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