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How Housemarque designed the vibrant bullet hell-scape of Nex Machina

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:49am

Senior level designer Henri Mustonen explores how design decisions made for Nex Machina ultimately encourage players to explore and learn. ...

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Don't Miss: The story of Cave Story, as told by its creator

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:19am

Cave Story creator Daisuke 'Pixel' Amaya shares his game development philosophy and shows the beta version of Cave Story during a postmortem presentation on the game at GDC 2011. ...

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15 VR, AR, and video game startups join MIT's Play Labs summer tech accelerator

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 9:14am

In addition to access to mentorship opportunities through the program, the fifteen startups will receive an initial investment of $20k. ...

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Chat with the minds behind Darkest Dungeon's latest DLC at 3PM EDT

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:49am

We're playing the latest Darkest Dungeon DLC and chatting with the developers from Red Hook Studios today at 3PM EDT. ...

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HTC Vive signs European distribution deal with Westcoast Retail

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:41am
VR headset and accessories to be fulfilled by UK-based firm
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Blog: Analyzing alpha sales data for a traditional roguelike

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:25am

A summary of Cogmind's second year of alpha (early access) sales data, including revenue, pricing effects, and a breakdown of development time. ...

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Sega bringing two decades' worth of classic games to mobile for free

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:22am

Sega is bringing two decades' worth of classic games to mobile for free through a new intuitive dubbed "Sega Forever." ...

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Gearbox to publish Fortnite physically on July 21st

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:56am
Koch to handle the European distribution, and will launch before digital edition
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Six ways to make the most of Video Games Tax Relief

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:44am
Altara Games' Ella Romanos explains why there is no longer a barrier to UK studios who want to benefit from this government incentive
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Sony wants to inspire the next generation of coders with 'KOOV' robotics kit

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:27am

The smart toolkit is designed to teach kids how to code by letting them build real-world robots using colourful KOOV blocks, sensors, and acuactors.  ...

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Blog: Designing your VR game around motion sickness constraint

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:50am

This article is an attempt to shed some more light on the VR motion sickness subject and hopefully help developers find a better approach when it comes to designing their own game. ...

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How God of War uses cameras to craft a more intimate experience

Gamasutra - News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:49am

"God of War is traditionally known for these cinematic, pull back cameras, which I think are fantastic. But we're trying to get in there and really get to know the character a little more." ...

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Team17 awarded Sunday Times' Profit Track One To Recognise prize

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:24am
Developer/publisher behind Worms and The Escapists recognised for profit growth and future potential
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Sega Forever: The nostalgia trip that could change the company's future

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:00am
The publisher's Mike Evans explains how free retro games on mobile could restore Sega to its former glory
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Sega launching range of free retro games for mobile

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:00am
Two to three Sega Forever releases planned per month, publisher hopes to convert 10% with ad-removal in-game purchase
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Sportswear specialists creates esports range designed for competitive play

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 4:59am
BLK Sport has previously made jerseys for the England Rugby League team and the West Indies Cricket Team
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Are retail investors right to be worried after E3?

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 2:58am
GAME and GameStop's share price takes a tumble following last week's LA event
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IO Interactive is now independent

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 2:05am
Update: Following management buyout, all profits from the first season of Hitman will go to IO
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Sony is crowdfunding a kid-friendly robotics and coding kit

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 1:50am
Sony Global Education wants $100k for KOOV, which will raise interest in STEM subjects among children
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Razer buys 19.9% of e-payment firm MOL

GamesIndustry.biz news - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 12:23am
SE Asia focused company will help Razer to build its business in the region as "master distributor" of its zGold virtual currency
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