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PSA: Know and abide by your Code of Conduct at GDC Summer!  
by Staff [08.03.20]
Updated to reflect the unique nature of the all-digital GDC Summer happening this week, the Code of Conduct serves as our strict line in the sand of what will not be tolerated. Please read it!
Serious, GDC

Learn to build a workplace culture of belonging and be a better ally at GDC Summer  
by Staff [07.28.20]
GDC organizers are happy to announce GDC Summer attendees will have access to comprehensive workshops designed to help you be a better ally and support a diverse workplace culture.
Serious, GDC

There's a new initiative to create a game industry code of ethics 8
by Alex Wawro [07.14.20]
A group of game industry professionals and academics launched a new collaborative initiative today aimed at collectively codifying and improving ethics in games.
Serious

GDC renews commitments to supporting game developers in marginalized communities
by Staff [06.15.20]
Black lives matter, and GDC organizers stand with the protesters publicly demanding restorative justice. Here's what we're doing to expand our ongoing diversity & inclusion initiatives.
Serious, GDC

Game devs show up to support Black Lives Matter and Black game devs
by Alex Wawro [06.01.20]
UPDATE: Amid ongoing protests across the US sparked by the murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, folks in the game industry are showing support for Black Lives Matter and Black communities.
Console/PC, Serious

An extensive look at Maxis' short stint in serious simulation games  
by Alissa McAloon [05.21.20]
If you've got time for a long read about a beloved game maker's foray into for-hire simulation games for the likes of Chevron and the EPA, The Obscuritory has you covered.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Serious

Video Game Deep Cuts: The Ghost Of Id's Pro Skater  
by Gamasutra Staff [05.16.20]
The latest Video Game Deep Cuts rounds up the notable games released this week, plus delves into the history of Id Software, the return of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater & more.
Audio, Smartphone/Tablet, Social/Online, Indie, Serious, Console/PC, Art, Production, Programming, Design, Business/Marketing

Report: Game X Change keeps stores open, gives staff bogus advice for facing COVID-19  
by Alex Wawro [04.02.20]
As the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, Kotaku reports U.S. game retailer Game X Change is keeping its stores open and giving its employees bogus advice on how to avoid getting sick.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Serious



Do Video Games Make You A Better Or Worse Driver?  
by Jori Hamilton [08.04.20]
Realistic racing simulators. Faster reaction times. Shouldn't those that play video games, especially racing games, be better drivers? The answer goes deeper than just a simple yes or no. While there are benefits, there are also some drawbacks as well.
Business/Marketing Design Console/PC Serious VR

Expression-Bodied Members to Reduce Your Code Verbosity  
by Ruben Torres Bonet [08.03.20]
Continuing with our Modern C# for Unity Game Development series, today I'm going to show you how to reduce the verbosity of your code with C# Expression-Bodied Members.
Programming Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

China Joy - Why Western Media Still Ignores one of the Biggest Gaming Events of the Year?  
by Daniel Camilo [08.03.20]
China Joy, the biggest gaming-related event in the world, and this year, the only major one to actually happen in its physical form. And yet, most Western gaming media insists on ignoring the event. Why?
Business/Marketing Serious

Systemic Racism in Idealized Fiction 8
by Sande Chen [07.31.20]
In this article, game writer Sande Chen explains how idealized fiction can send an unintended message by ignoring racial injustices.
Design Serious

Business equals Respect  
by Andre Faure [07.31.20]
These days I was remembering some of the worst situations involving the consultancy-client relationship I’ve been part of. It is quite shocking the amount of crazy moments we have lived in the last 6 years and we should talk about it.
Audio Smartphone/Tablet Social/Online Indie Serious Console/PC Art Production Programming Design Business/Marketing VR


Airship Syndicate — Austin, Texas, United States
[08.04.20]
Senior VFX Artist


Airship Syndicate — Austin, Texas, United States
[08.04.20]
Mid to Senior Worldbuilder - Unreal Engine


Disbelief — Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
[08.04.20]
Programmer
Programmer - Cambridge, MA

Digital Extremes Ltd. — London, Ontario, Canada
[08.04.20]
Environment Artist


Mountaintop Studios — Los Angeles, California, United States
[08.03.20]
Engine/Systems Engineer (remote)
Engine/Systems Engineer (remote)

Mountaintop Studios — Los Angeles, California, United States
[08.03.20]
Graphics Engineer (remote)
Graphics Engineer (remote)

Yacht Club Games — Los Angeles, California, United States
[08.03.20]
Senior 3D Technical Artist


Mountaintop Studios — Los Angeles, California, United States
[08.03.20]
Network Engineer (remote)
Network Engineer (remote)

Yacht Club Games — Los Angeles, California, United States
[08.03.20]
Mid-Senior Gameplay Programmer


Disbelief — Chicago, Illinois, United States
[08.03.20]
Senior Technical Artist
Senior Technical Artist