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Published: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:20:02 -0400

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Valve says it's cracking down on big key requests to combat Steam skulduggery

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:13:00 -0400

(image) Valve confirms that yes, the company is more closely scrutinizing devs' outsized requests for Steam keys in an effort to combat people using them as "a way to manipulate Steam systems."  ...


Layoffs hit Hibernum Creations as dev downsizes to 'key personnel'

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:27:00 -0400

(image) The Canadian studio Hibernum Creations has laid off the majority of its staff, over 100 employees, as the mobile game developer begins the process of selling off its assets. ...


5 game dev students set to receive AIAS Foundation scholarships

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:05:00 -0400

(image) This year, five students have been awarded $2,500 as part of the Foundation's three annual scholarship offerings. ...


National Videogame Museum opens scholarship program for young Texan devs

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:13:00 -0400

(image) The National Videogame Museum has established four $1,500 scholarships for aspiring game developers. ...


Discord shuts down server and accounts linked to white supremacists

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:43:00 -0400

(image) The company publicly took down a number of accounts and a chat server associated with an alt-right website in an ongoing effort to combat 'white supremacy, Nazi ideology, and all forms of hate.' ...


Devs, submit your pitches for great GDC 2018 Design talks now!

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:57:00 -0400

(image) If you have a talk that'd fit perfectly in the Design track at Game Developers Conference 2018, organizers want to hear it -- and they're only accepting submissions through this Thursday, August 17th! ...


Now's the time to pitch great Business & Marketing talks for GDC 2018

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:05:00 -0400

(image) If you aim to speak at the Game Developers Conference next year, better hurry -- time is running out to submit your talk! The deadline is next Thursday, August 17th. ...


Submit your great Production & Team Management talks for GDC 2018!

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 12:15:00 -0400

(image) The GDC 2018 Production & Team Management track is looking for talks, especially from experienced producers who have shipped games and seek to share their best techniques or experiences! ...


New study sheds light on how playing games literally shapes the brain

Wed, 9 Aug 2017 18:48:00 -0400

(image) A recent study suggests that playing specific genres of games regularly may cause the players' brains -- specifically, the hippocampus -- to grow (3D Mario games) or shrink (Call of Duty). ...


GDC 2018 seeks your submissions for great Audio talks!

Wed, 9 Aug 2017 12:16:00 -0400

(image) If you have a talk that would fit perfectly in the Audio track at Game Developers Conference 2018, organizers want to hear it -- and they're accepting submissions through Thursday, August 17th! ...