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VR & AR Highlighted In Google's Beefy GDC 2018 Schedule

By Charles Singletary, Mar 05, 2018 9:35am PST

Take a look at what Google has planned for their keynote, sessions, expo booth talks, and more.


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GDC 2018 Registration is Now Open

By Asif Khan, Oct 18, 2017 12:30pm PDT

Developers can now register for one of the biggest gaming conferences of 2018. 


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Happy Accident: The Making of Pokemon Go

By David Craddock, Jul 06, 2017 11:30am PDT

Pokemon Go’s director of visual design on accessibility, the unexpected perks and downsides of the game’s success, and motivating sedentary techies to exercise.


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GDC 2017: TumbleSeed Developer Interview

By Asif Khan, Mar 21, 2017 10:00am PDT

We caught up with Benedict Fritz, programmer and codesigner of TumbleSeed, at the Nindies event during GDC 2017. Please take a look at this 'Rolly Roguelike!'


GDC 2017: Snake Pass Developer Interview

By Asif Khan, Mar 21, 2017 9:30am PDT

We caught up with David Dino, from Sumo Digital, at the Nindies event during GDC 2017 to talk about their new game Snake Pass. Please take a look at this delightful game about a snake named Noodle and his best buddy Doodle. 


GDC 2017: Nympho Trainer VR Hentai Interview

By Asif Khan, Mar 14, 2017 4:45pm PDT

Sometimes you have to get your hands dirty when you are doing it for Shacknews. 


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GDC 2017: Exclusive Quadrilateral Cowboy Dev Interview

By Asif Khan, Mar 14, 2017 3:45pm PDT

We caught up with the developer of Quadrilateral Cowboy fresh off of winning the IGF Seamus McNally Grand Prize and Best Design Awards at the Game Developers Choice Awards at GDC 2017.


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Interview with Oculus' Jason Rubin - Part 1: The Unpublisher

By Asif Khan, Mar 13, 2017 3:20pm PDT

We sat down with Jason Rubin, VP of Content at Oculus, to talk about the company's relationship with third party developers and how he sees the VR software market going forward. 


"Thanks. Yeah, it is interesting how he barely mentioned Valve or Steam during the interview."

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GDC 2017: Job Simulator Devs talk VR, AR, and Jobs They Left Out

By Asif Khan, Mar 10, 2017 11:00am PST

We caught up with the entire Owlchemy Labs team fresh off winning the Best VR/AR Award at the Game Developers Choice Awards at GDC 2017.


"That's a happy group of people. Nearly infectious. I am decontaminating as we speak."

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GDC 2017: Exclusive Tobii VR Eye Tracking Demo and Interview

By Greg Burke, Mar 08, 2017 2:00pm PST

Tobii is a Swedish high-technology company that develops and sells products for eye control and eye tracking. Check out this exclusive interview from GDC 2017 about the latest implementation of Tobii technology in virtual reality.


GDC 2017: Mariina Hallikainen Talks The Future Of Cities Skylines

By Greg Burke, Mar 07, 2017 6:00pm PST

What lies ahead for the city-building sim? Colossal Order's CEO took the time to talk to Shacknews about what's coming up. 


GDC 2017: Tim Sweeney talks about Unreal, Duke3D and the future of gaming

By Asif Khan, Mar 07, 2017 4:50pm PST

We caught up with Tim Sweeney, head of Epic Games, at the Game Developers Choice Awards to talk about receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award and the finer points of doing it for Shacknews.


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GDC 2017: Exclusive Interview Brian Fargo Talks Mage's Tale VR

By Greg Burke, Mar 06, 2017 5:35pm PST

Simply titled The Mage’s Tale. The game is an immersive, first-person dungeon crawler RPG that takes place in the same universe as The Bard’s Tale. Check out this Interview from GDC 2017!


GDC poll shows rise in console development, developer profit, and staff retention

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 15, 2015 9:00am PST

A poll of 2,000 developers conducted by the Game Developers Conference showed some positive numbers of console development, a rise in developer profit and stability, and a growing interest in the world of eSports.


Game Developers Choice Award Nominees Announced

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 20, 2010 3:10pm PST

The nominees for the tenth annual peer-based Game Developers Choice Awards have been revealed, highlighting the titles over 3,000 of the world's...


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