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Warner Bros comes out top in weak May for UK games retail

GamesIndustry.biz news - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:19am
Injustice 2 and and Prey top the monthly charts
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Take-Two pulls two GTA Online mods amidst OpenIV fallout

GamesIndustry.biz news - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:03am
Force Hax and Menyoo withdrawn, but OpenIV's community is fighting back against cease-and-desist order
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Video Game Deep Cuts: Those Hidden Coin-Operated E3 Boys

Gamasutra - News - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 5:37pm

This week's longform article highlights include behind-the-scenes on Hidden Folks, an interview about the Coin-Operated Americans book, interviews from E3, and much more. ...

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How one studio produced FMV game Dr. Dekker on a shoestring budget

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 2:43pm

We went behind the scenes (literally, as it turns out) of the full-motion video game The Infectious Madness of Dr. Dekker. ...

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Video: Building an RTS without guns -- Offworld Trading Company

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:50pm

At GDC 2017, longtime strategy game dev Soren Johnson explained how he set out to do just that in Offworld Trading Company, an "economic RTS" that's more about macro-strategy than micro-management. ...

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E3 is over and investors are hammering GAME, GameStop

GamesIndustry.biz news - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:10pm
After an E3 filled with great games, you might think retailers could get a little boost, but that's not the case
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Nine Australian indie games receive government funding boost

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:06pm

Film Victoria has provided an undisclosed amount of funding to nine games being created in Victoria, supporting over 40 game development positions in the process. ...

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Get a job: Sucker Punch seeks an experienced Graphics Programmer

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 11:27am

Sucker Punch is looking for an experienced graphics engineer to join the company in working on an unannounced project at its studio in Bellevue, WA. ...

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According to the ESA, E3 attendance jumped by 18k this year

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 11:10am

The ESA has revealed the attendance numbers for the first publicly-attended E3 show and detailed the expo's 2018 dates. ...

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Don't Miss: Understanding the successful relaunch of Final Fantasy XIV

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 10:23am

In this 2014 GDC talk, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn director Naoki Yoshida offers a behind the scenes look at the creation, struggle, and eventual relaunch of the second major Final Fantasy MMORPG. ...

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Xenoblade Chronicles X director explores the importance of localization changes

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 9:51am

'As a developer, I do feel like it'd be ideal to be able to adjust the content so that it's culturally acceptable, whether it's in the US or in the EU,' explains Takahashi. ...

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Chat with the developer behind FMV game Dr. Dekker at 3PM EDT

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 9:04am

We're playing The Infectious Madness of Dr. Dekker with developer Tim Cowles, and discussing the making of FMV games. ...

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Blog: Why you must learn to accept failure

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 9:02am

Failure sure does suck, but somebody has to do it. Why not you? Read this and accept your failures. ...

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Blog: What you need to know about publishing deals - Part 1

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 7:38am

In my two-part series, I want to demystify game publishing contracts and help you understand some of their key terms. ...

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CCP brings color-blind support to EVE Online

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 7:32am

The announcement was made on the EVE Community forums earlier this year, but after a bit of tweaking the feature is being rolled out in beta form ...

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The GamesIndustry.biz E3 Award Winners

GamesIndustry.biz news - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 6:30am
There's more to E3 than Sony vs. Microsoft, as our team offers its first ever verdict on the best in show
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Report: Angry Birds developer Rovio says future IPO is possible

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 6:06am

Angry Birds creator Rovio has refused to rule out an IPO, and has infact suggested it might go public in the future. ...

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Blog: Tips for choosing game testers

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 5:22am

An overview on choosing participants for focus groups, betas, and usability tests. From defining requirements to screening potential participants. ...

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IO Interactive goes independent, secures the rights to Hitman franchise

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 5:19am

Hitman developer IO Interactive is now an independent studio after agreeing to a management buyout with long-time owner, Square Enix.  ...

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Blog: How easy is it for great games to get lost on Steam?

Gamasutra - News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 4:47am

Looking through Steam game data for little-known but highly-rated games, seeing what can be found and how common it really is to have a great game that doesn't sell. ...

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