Brent Fox of NinjaBee (Band of Bugs, A Kingdom for Keflings, Outpost Kaloki) presented his top 10 development lessons during today's Indie Game Summit.
Sean Murray, the resident programmer for 2008 studio startup “Hello Games,” was on hand to represent his team and to tell us a bit about the team’s transition from working at a big studio to their current indie lifestyle.
In the beginning of May, most of the big names in digital entertainment will collectively gather in Germany's Southwest. FMX 2010, the 15th Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Interactive Media, the 17th Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film and the business platform Animation Production Day are three events enjoying high international standing.
The dynamic duo that make up Slick Entertainment, Kees Rijnen and Nick Waanders, gave a presentation on their journey to their first indie game launch.
On the eve of GDC in San Francisco, Autodesk Media & Entertainment announced its latest digital software in a virtual press conference hosted by Maurice Patel, entertainment industry manager, and Rob Hoffmann, senior product marketing manager.
Jonathan Soderstrom, aka Cactus, gave a presentation on how to abuse players “just for fun.” Cactus is well known in the independent game community for creating unusual games within YoYo Game’s “Game Maker” software. They often involve trippy visuals and 100% unique gameplay.
COMINGSOON.NET reports that Warner Bros. Pictures launched two online games, SCORPIOCH ATTACK and MEDUSA'S CURSE, at the official Web site for CLASH OF THE TITANS.
A group of leading game industry creatives announced today the launch of Globex Studios LA, a subsidiary of Globex Studios.
And depending on how my Friday and Saturday goes – this is Tokyo, after all –, I might even try some live blogging; bring you some images and a report or two straight from the source. Hell, maybe I’ll even get a twitter and blow smoke up the rear of my mundane wait in the airport.
Sony Online Entertainment LLC has launched its popular turn-based strategy game PoxNora on Facebook.
Dare Comics today announces that its critically acclaimed comic, The Hunter, is to be produced as a nine episode motion comic series by leading Michigan-based production company, PixoFactor Entertainment.
With GDC coming up, Pamela Kleibrink Thompson discusses business card etiquette in her latest column.
THE LOS ANGELES TIMES is reporting that Warner Bros. Pictures is in talks to acquire the feature rights to SPACE INVADERS, a class video game from Japan-based Taito.
On the heels of a successful merger, DAZ 3D-Gizmoz today unveiled Digimi , the ultimate platform for generating personalized avatars.
It's a feud that will never die! Hit the link to see how Aliens vs Predator holds up on current game consoles and PC.
Zoic Studios' Loni Peristere, director of the first ever "4-D" interactive commercial (for Killzone 2), examines the future of advertising with a look at game changing moments in various disciplines.
Escaping with 10 outstanding awards, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (Sony Computer Entertainment) ran over the competition at the 13th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards.
VARIETY reports that Threshold Entertainment has sued Warner Bros. Pictures for alleged breach of contract over development of a third MORTAL KOMBAT movie.
RPG fans listen up! Are you ready to join Tobias Martin and his comrades for free? That’s right, I’ve got ten pass codes for Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment to give away. These codes are good for both the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live.
Pucca is a character that was created with love in 2000 by a South Korean company called Vooz Character Systems. It first originated as a series of online flash episodes and has evolved to be an international brand with a huge following of fans worldwide.
What can I say about Sands of Destruction? They get an A for effort. This anime ain’t too shabby. And I think this has a lot to do with its RPG origins.
So, I’m not exactly the RPG type. And I haven’t played the game yet. But I did happen to grab a few minutes with Spike Spencer. A notable voice actor in the anime and gaming worlds, Spike lends his vocal talents to the characters Connor Ganson and Menicks Rence.
Sony Computer Entertainment America and 51 Minds have joined forces to produce a reality show called THE TESTER to air on the PlayStation Network, reports VARIETY.