The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the largest annual gathering of professional video game developers, focusing on learning, inspiration, and networking. The event comprises an expo, networking events, awards shows such as the Independent Games Festival and the Game Developers Choice Awards, and a variety of tutorials, lectures, and roundtables by industry professionals on game-related topics covering programming, design, audio, production, business and management, and visual arts.
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    • New Steam Controller Design Leaks, Shows the Return of the D-Pad

      It looks like the Steam Controller will have some traditional directional controls after all if a new concept image is anything to go by. A leaked design document has surfaced online from files in the latest Steam Client Beta which suggests the controller will see the return of the D-pad. First spotted by ValveTime, this new design concept still has the controllers unique to ...

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    • Rollers of the Realm blends pinball and RPG to create something fresh

      Rollers of the Realm is a pinball RPG. That might sound hard to pull off, but developer Phantom Compass has done it. At first, during the basic tutorial stages, it just looks like there's a bit of story attached to a series of fantasy-themed pinball tables, but as the game gradually eases the player into more of the mechanics, it becomes clear that the developers thought carefu ...

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  • Mobile puzzle hit Sumico launches on Nintendo 3DS on December 18th

    … Magazine in 2008. Since then the magazine has become the prime source of industry information for Benelux game developers. Control Conference boasted speakers from studios such as Naughty Dog, Bioware, BUNGIE, 343 Studios, CD Projekt RED and Vlambeer. Trademarks are property of their respective owners. Nintendo 3DS is a trademark of Nintendo. Source: Games Press …

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  • David Cage: “We’re Working on Something Very Exciting”

    … though there’s still much left to do in this matter.” It’s been more than a year since Quantic Dream’s last IP, Beyond: Two Souls, was released on the PlayStation 3, but Cage did reveal that the company is currently “working on something very exciting.” Featured image credit: Official GDC on Flickr. The post David Cage: “We’re Working on Something Very Exciting” appeared first on Gamer Headlines. …

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  • Interview: Robin Arnott On Biofeedback

    … a voluntary process but it incorporates elements of biofeedback because breathing rate is tied to the user’s vocal input. “I first seriously learned about biofeedback at a GDC talk from Valve’s in-house brain-scientist,” says Arnott. “They were giving heartbeat data from an EKG [a measurement of electric potential on the skin that correlates…

    Philippa Warr/ Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 2 readers -
  • Knight Squad preview: chivalrous shenanigans

    …, Knight Squad will look to feature other game modes, as well. This includes single-player challenges, Last Man Standing, Capture the Flag, and other multiplayer variants, like the recently-added Juggernaut mode that adds a big honkin' minigun to the proceedings. Those looking to try out Knight Squad won't have to wait long. It's already available on Steam Early Access, with the final version of the game expected to release on PC and Xbox One in early 2015. And yes, the final version is expected to include online play. …

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  • Galak-Z: The Dimensional preview: stay tuned

    … to a keen 80s anime art style and presentation that makes embarking on each new mission an engaging event. Shacknews recently had a chance to go hands-on with Galak-Z during this week's GDC Next event to blast off into the game's latest build. Galak-Z: The Dimensional is a 16-bit, top-down space shooter, built on roguelike principles. That means players…

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  • PS Plus Subscribers Reach For 8 Million Mark

    … gaming is far from dead and the upcoming Morpheus VR headset may push Sony’s console sales to new record highs. If you’ve forgotten about the company’s VR headset, then here’s a refresher. The headset was revealed earlier this year at GDC 2013 (Games Developers Conference) and offers players a chance to experience any virtual world. It incorporates…

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  • Dex to be showcased at this year's GDC Next

    …There will be a bunch of indie games on display at GDC Next this year, and one of those titles just happens to be slated for Wii U. Check out the full list of indie demos below. - Antihero by the Antihero team - Dex by Dreadlocks - Homesick from Lucky Pause - Neverending Nightmares by Infinitap Games - Nova-111 from Funktronic Labs - Paperbound by Dissident Logic - "Skullduggery!" by Clutch Play Games - StarCrawlers from Juggernaut Games - Tumblestone by The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild Link …

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  • Battlefield 4′s Final Stand DLC Will Make Me Finally Play Again

    … Developer DICE and publisher Electronic Arts almost blew it. They may already have. With the Call of Duty franchise – reigning king of first-person shooter genre – seemingly peaked, scoring slightly weaker reviews, slightly lower sales figures and certainly a lot less buzz in each successive annual installment, the timing was perfect to grab…

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