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Valorant PS5 Game Release in Development, Suggests New Job Openings

Several new job postings for Riot Games suggest that a Valorant PS5 game released could be in development. Both listings indicate design roles requiring development expertise across multiple platforms, including consoles. Surprisingly, this isn’t the first time we’ve heard of the popular eSports shooter possibly coming to PS5 and PS4, as a March 2022 leak […]

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Voxel Crazy Head and Metaspace․game Represent a Combination of Reality, Game Development, and High Tech CryptoBlog

Press release PRESS RELEASE. Voxel Crazy Head and Metaspace.game invite users to create their own avatars and take part in a thrilling metaverse adventure. What is Voxel Crazy Head? Voxel Crazy Head is a blockchain-based collection of 10,000 unique NFT heads that also function as metaverse keys. The voxel head becomes a digital avatar, accessing […]

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How Our District Engages Students in a CTE Program

Over the past decade, industries around the world have expressed concern about the lack of technology skills among high school and college graduates. At the end of 2020, there were approximately 1.4 million unfilled IT jobs; this figure continues to increase. However, the response from the education sector is that currently less than half of […]

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Development: Connor Scaglione – Princeton University Athletics

No later than his freshman year in high school, Connor Scaglione didn’t know what level of college football he would play. During satellite camp, Princeton assistant head coach, offensive coordinator and tight ends coach Mike Willis was one of the first coaches Scaglione encountered. The two made an instant connection. “Connor was easy to recruit […]

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Sony and NCsoft collaborate to create an MMORPG based on Horizon Zero Dawn

The Horizon series is one of Sony’s flagship projects that has been made extremely popular over the years. Looking at the possibility of cashing in on more of the series, Sony may be working on an MMORPG based on Horizon Zero Dawn. According to rumors, said game was developed in collaboration with a Korean studio, […]

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Great Brook School teacher presents research on play-based learning to international colleagues

For immediate release Great Brook School teacher Maryanne Cullinan and her colleague, Inspirisles game developer Rich Oxenham from Bath, England. (Courtesy ConVal School District photo) PETERBOROUGH – Superintendent Kimberly Rizzo Saunders is pleased to announce that Great Brook School’s Extended Learning Program teacher Maryanne Cullinan had the opportunity to present her emerging research at a […]

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Assassin’s Creed 2 UE5 Remake Video Will Make You Wish Ezio Was Back

An Assassin’s Creed 2 remake trailer, rebuilt using Unreal Engine 5, reintroduces fans to a graphically enhanced Ezio Auditore after more than a decade. A fan-made Ubisoft remake assassin’s creed 2, built using Unreal Engine 5, breathes new life into the main character Ezio Auditore. The trilogy that is Ezio’s story follows a plot that […]

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METASENS utility function creates new ways to collaborate on Web3 projects

HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – October 26, 2022 – METASENS, the web3 gaming platform, has introduced the Utility feature, which provides NFT projects with various ways to boost utilities. METASENS now supports Web3 projects in one-stop NFT publishing, Web2 game blockchain reform services, NFT reproduction, etc. This marks the beginning of a new […]

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Newtownabbey students will showcase their skills at the NI Game Jam

The NI Student Game Jam will take place Monday, October 24 through Wednesday, October 26. The online event is aimed at students attending an FE college or university in Northern Ireland and is touted as a ‘must see’ for all serious gamers currently following a BTEC, HND/C or college course. All second-year students taking the […]

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The First Descendant Producer Discusses the Development of Unreal 5 and Where Fantasy Meets Sci-Fi Storytelling

Nexon, a developer many associate with maple story, Mabinogiand fifa onlineis now targeting the competitive looter-shooter genre with a live-service title, The first offspring. The upcoming shooter will feature a hybrid sci-fi/fantasy storyline with multiple playable characters, customizable loadouts, and level design that emphasizes verticality. Additionally, it’s one of the few titles currently being developed […]

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PSG.LGD penalized by Valve for Day 3 for rule violation

The Chinese side will face restrictions while drafting in the third day of the group stage Valve imposed a penalty draft on Chinese super team PSG.LGD for the third day of the International 11 group stage. The punishment was imposed after the tournament favorites failed to signal to Valve the fact that their general manager […]

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PlatinumGames talks about the premature end of the fall of Babylon

The fall of Babylon may be taking its last breath, before the game’s upcoming end-of-service date of February 2023, but the story around the game may be even more compelling than the game itself. PlatinumGames’ new CBO, Takao Yamane, along with PlatinumGames CEO Atsushi Inaba and VP Hideki Kamiya recently sat down with VGC’s Andy […]

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Game Studio Behind Fortnite, Mortal Kombat, Halo Opens Fitzroy Base

Global game development company Keywords Studios PLC establishes its first Center of Excellence in Fitzroy. In July 2021, the Irish company established its Australian presence in Fitzroy and Keywords Studios will set up its center of excellence in the same suburb, creating 100 jobs and new opportunities for its existing workforce of over 120 people. […]

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Irish Games Studio Center of Excellence creates new jobs

Acclaimed global game development company Keywords Studios PLC is redoubling its investment in Victoria, establishing its first center of excellence for standalone testing and quality assurance in Melbourne. In July 2021, the Dublin-based company established its Australian presence in Fitzroy and Keywords Studios will set up its center of excellence in the same suburb, creating […]

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Company of Heroes 3 has been pushed back to early next year

World War II has been postponed. Company of heroes 3 (opens in a new tab), the next entry in Relic’s totem RTS series, has been hit with a delay with barely a month before its original release date. Instead of releasing on November 17, Company of Heroes 3 will be released on February 23, 2023, […]

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Despite developer assurances, Pokemon Unite license inflation is still a problem

Producer Masaaki Hoshino told us that Tyranitar was a special circumstance, but clearly that’s no longer the case. It gets more and more expensive with each passing month to be a Pokemon Unite player. While we were told that wouldn’t necessarily be the case, the last three Unite licenses cost 14,000 coins each, compared to […]

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10 Facts About GTA 5 You Probably Didn’t Know

GTA 5 is one of the most iconic games in video game history. GTA 5’s Los Santos map is the largest in the series, with beautifully detailed landscapes that encourage exploration. The game has three playable protagonists and each of them has a different agenda, which makes the story gripping. Besides that, GTA 5 has […]

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Respawn Statement on Harassment of Apex Legends Developers

Respawn Entertainment has released a statement regarding the continued harassment of Apex Legends developers, announcing that while they welcome community feedback, the line between feedback and staff harassment cannot be crossed. “We want to remind our players that we have a zero tolerance policy for threats and harassment from our developers,” Respawn announced on their […]

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US Department of Homeland Security funds research into extremism in games

Content Warning: The article contains references to terrorist attacks, mass shootings and racism. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded a grant of nearly $700,000 for research and prevention of extremism in video games. As reported by Motherboard, the funding will go towards a program that will create resources to monitor, assess and prevent […]

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Elden Ring board game in development by Steamforged

A new way to experience Elden Ring! The latest critically acclaimed title from FromSoftware, Ring of Elden, receives a board game. Developers who brought us the dark souls board game — SteamForged, this new version Ring of Elden will allow players to jump into The Lands Between. Announced on Twitter, the game will allow 1-4 […]

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Elden Ring board game officially announced as “in development”

An Elden Ring board game is in development with a new Kickstarter for the project announced by Steamforged Games. Elden Ring is one of the biggest games of 2022 and a huge favorite for the coveted Game of the Year award. The FromSoftware title has also spawned a huge fanbase that has fallen in love […]

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Tekken Boss Katsuhiro Harda Discusses Bringing Kazuya To Smash, How Project L Could Change Fighting Games

Back when the game was first revealed in March 2018, Super Smash Bros Ultimate held the slogan “Everyone is here.” Now that development is complete and we’re nearly a year away from releasing the final character and update, it seems like everyone who helped bring characters outside of Nintendo’s IP into the game begin to […]

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Immutable Co-Founder Says 2 AAA Game Studios Started Development On NFT Platform

Immutable co-founder Robbie Ferguson says 2 triple-A game studios have started growing on the NFT platform. The NFT movement has caught the attention of major developers such as Ubisoft and Square Enix who are researching or exploring the new frontier of technology. Now, it looks like two AAA game studios have started building on the […]

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Global Learning & Education Toys Market Report 2022

ReportLinker Key players in the learning and education toys market include Atlas Games, Clementoni SpA, Goliath Games, Hasbro Inc, The LEGO Group, Ravensburger AG, Tomy Company Ltd, Vtech Holdings, Thames & Kosmos, and Zephyr Toy Makers Pvt Ltd. . New York, Sept. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the “Learning And […]

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Perfect Dark gets a new Xbox Executive update

An Xbox executive offered an update on perfect darka reboot of Rare’s iconic shooter. perfect dark was officially announced in 2020 after the creation of a new studio known as The Initiative in 2018. The studio is made up of veterans from across the gaming industry, ensuring that only the best of the best are […]

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CD Projekt Red gives a major update on The Witcher franchise

During a mid-year earnings call, developer CD Projekt Red discussed the future of the witcher franchise, including how progress on the The Witcher 3Next gen ports for Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5 are in progress. According to the company’s president and co-CEO Adam Kiciński, these ports are on track and will still be released […]

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Snapchat decides to suspend game development plans

It’s been two years since Snapchat announced that it wanted to become one of the top gaming destinations in business. While Global Partnership Manager John Imah was quite confident with the eight games that appeared in 2019, it looks like things have changed. The company is stepping back and moving away from this business. In […]

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The University of Texas at Austin and Dell Technologies have created the university’s first dedicated student esports space

Feature photo: Artist’s rendering of the Alienware Longhorn Esports Lounge. Picture: UT News. Posted: 9-4-2022 Austin (Travis County) – The University of Texas at Austin and Dell Technologies have created the first esports space dedicated to university students – the Alienware Longhorn esports show. The project builds on Dell’s iconic gaming brand, alienware. The investment […]

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Halo Infinite issues continue with split-screen co-op canceled

Rremember Infinite Halo? The latest title in Xbox’s flagship gaming franchise? The “beginning of the next 10 years of Haloas 343 Industries studio head Chris Lee noted in 2020 (before leaving a few months later)? Don’t worry if you forgot it. With a 24-hour concurrent player peak of 5,558 players on Steam and the 14th […]

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More women getting into online gaming and developing games is better for the industry as a whole. Here’s how.- Technology News, Firstpost

Mehul Reuben DasAug 29, 2022 3:16:09 PM IST For a long time, gambling was the domain of men. We’ve had a few female players who competed professionally and then became very successful content creators, but most, if not all of them, were from countries in Southeast Asia, America, or Europe. The Indian players were nowhere […]

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Even the ‘recession-proof’ video game industry is feeling an economic chill

Comment this story Comment During the 2008 recession, the video game industry was heralded as a bright spot in the economy. Described as recession-proof, the industry showed resilience by selling millions of Nintendo Wii and DS systems even as banks closed and the housing market crashed. In today’s economy, however, analysts say the video game […]

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Star Wars Jedi: Battle Scars Novel will tell a story between Fallen Order and Survivor

If the wait for Star Wars Jedi: Survivor has gotten too much to handle, Lucasfilm has announced that a new novel titled Star Wars Jedi: Battle Scars will arrive on March 7, 2023, and it will tell a story set between the first game and the sequel to come. As detailed by StarWars.com, Star Wars […]

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ALTAIR BREAKER launches globally on Steam and Meta Quest Store – Gaming News Europe

Reading time: 2 minutes The Torque Squad, part of Motorverse Corporation and subsidiary of Animoca Brands, took to MotoGP for the first time as they raced for the Monster Energy MotoGP™ British Grand Prix. Brad Binder, MotoGP rider and Torque Squad ambassador, took the stage at Silverstone. A tough qualifying saw the 26-year-old sit 0.176 […]

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Best open-world games with small budgets

The idea of ​​open-world games being made on a shoestring budget seems nearly impossible. After all, these games require a ton of effort and focus from developers to make sure they can create and program an environment that creates an engaging sandbox without becoming too stale in the long run. RELATED: The Best Open World […]

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Xbox Game Pass is hurting right now, but bigger forces are at play

The Xbox Game Pass is, admittedly, experiencing a little lull at the moment. Sure, there are plenty of games yet to come, but the last few months have been devoid of any real heavy hitters, aside from a few fairly old Ubisoft titles here and there. So, is the service dropping in quality? Well, we’ve […]

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Tencent Game Developer Conference Returns on August 16

HONG KONG, August 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Tencent The Institute of Games announced on Friday Tencent The Game Developers Conference (TGDC) 2022 will begin on August 16. The two-day event will feature five sessions, including Product, Technology, Art, Indie Game and Advocacy, where developers from world-renowned game companies, academics and community members will share their […]

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With investments from The Sandbox and Com2us, MetaWorld aims to bring brand new entertainment experiences to the age of Web3

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Following a series of seed investments by The Sandbox, Com2uS, CRIT Ventures and Formless Capital, Michael Zhang, CEO of Firefly Games, has announced the creation of a new company called MetaWorld Entertainment. Key partners in this new metaverse company include The Sandbox, the global leader in decentralized virtual gaming and a subsidiary of […]

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EVO 2022: SNK announces the development of a new Fatal Fury game

Onstage at EVO 2022, SNK announced that a new entry in the long-dormant Fatal Fury/Garou series is in development. It will be the first entry in the series since 1999’s Garou: Mark of the Wolves. No release window or platform has been named, as the announcement only came with a short trailer and a single […]

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CBI enters into a strategic partnership agreement with

CBI Enters into Strategic Partnership Agreement with Skill-Based Games and Play-to-Earn Publisher Chain Games Creation of virtual universes dedicated to Skill-Based and Play-to-Earn games in AlphaVerse, the CBI metaverse US$2 million licensing fee to CBI Consulting contract in the blockchain universe CRYPTO BLOCKCHAIN ​​INDUSTRIES (CBI, Euronext Growth Paris: FR0014007LW0, ALCBI) announces that she has entered […]

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The Ultimate Director of Super Smash Bros. shares a sad update with fans

Masahiro Sakurai, the beloved director behind Super Smash Bros Ultimate, shared a sad update with fans related to the popular platform fighting game. For those who follow Sakurai on social media, they’ve probably gotten used to seeing him post a new image associated with Super Smash Bros Ultimate every day for an extended period. And […]

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I played Air Twister, a throwback to the 80s arcade game, on the iPad mini

Having a sip of Diet Coke on a Saturday afternoon, I randomly picked up the iPad mini and started looking for games on Apple Arcade and found Air Twister. From the start, it felt like an arcade-style shooter and that was enough to pique my interest. At the time, I didn’t know that Yu Suzuki […]

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Snapshot of Dr Disrespect’s game has fans in an uproar

With the snapshot slated for July 29, the founders probably felt excited to finally try the game they’ve been waiting for. However, Midnight Society’s system requirements for “Project Moon” have some players worried. Midnight Society responded on Twitter to a concerned player, explaining that they would need “Windows 10, 4.2 GHz i7-7700k, 32 GB RAM, […]

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Grand Theft Auto 6 would feature a female protagonist

The highly anticipated Grand Automatic Flight 6 would feature a Latina protagonist who will be one of the two main characters in the upcoming game. If accurate, this will mark the first entry with a playable female in the lead role. The decision coincides with internal efforts at Rockstar to improve workplace practices and culture, […]

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How to Find the Best Mobile Apps for Casino Games with White Label Casino Solutions

With the growing popularity of online gambling, it’s no surprise that there are now a plethora of mobile apps that allow users to gamble on the go. However, with so many options available, it can be difficult to know which are the best. Luckily, white label casino solutions can help you create a high-quality gaming […]

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Nexon announces Developer Wings 2022, its new initiative to support game developers

Nexonone of the biggest names in the digital sphere, especially in game development, has just launched a new program Developer Wings 2022 for developers from Korea and other countries around the world with prices up to 100 million Won for the catches. As reported by DailyMetaDose, Jeongheon Lee, CEO of Nexon announced a partnership program […]

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Minecraft Owner Microsoft Bans NFTs, NFT Worlds Calls It a Step Back

Minecraft has built its status as the most popular video game of all time, having sold nearly 240 million copies worldwide since its public release in 2011, thanks in large part to its free and creative play and to a populist approach to running the online platform where its players come together to explore, build, […]

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UH students help launch esports and tech lab in Waipahu

Members of uh Manoa and UH West Oʻahu esports teams played an exhibition match against HPU. A new state-of-the-art technology facility that will help teach valuable game and software development skills to Hawaii‘s residents in the booming esports industry was launched by the University of Hawaii in Manoa and uh West Oʻahu esports players. The […]

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Yuga Labs Opens Otherside for “First Voyages” in Bored Ape Metaverse

Otherside, the highly anticipated metaverse gaming platform from the creators of Bored Ape Yacht Club, is open for business. Almost. On Saturday, the Yuga Labs-developed game invited 4,300 gamers – called “Voyagers” – for an early technology demonstration and tour of the immersive monkey avatar-navigating online platform. All Otherside players will need to board or […]

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Developers say Crossroads redevelopment on track to open doors in 2024, 2025

Lockwood Development told KETV NewsWatch 7 they plan to begin vertical construction of the Crossroads redevelopment within the next year. Much of the sprawling land at 72nd and Dodge has appeared untouched since the mall’s demolition in 2020. “I think it’s going to be a game-changer,” said Lockwood president Chip James, who sees the project […]

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The Sega Genesis Mini 2 is coming this fall with 50 games

Sega has announced that the Sega Genesis Mini 2 will launch in North America on October 27. The Sega Genesis Mini 2 is a more compact version of the original Sega Genesis Mini, swapping the classic design of the original Sega Genesis – with the side cartridge port, traditional power switch and chunky controller – […]

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Chopmania – revealed!! – News from the European gaming industry

Reading time: 3 minutes What mysteries could be hidden in these woods?? Drive your harvester, cut down trees and find out in this relaxing adventure RPG game! Publisher and developer Gamex Studio has unveiled its upcoming new game, a fresh take on all those digging and mining games. Inspired by the legendary Motherload, Chopmania now […]

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Webllisto now encompasses a full suite of blockchain development services for clients worldwide

INDORE, INDIA, July 10, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ — Webllisto proudly announces its excellence in a full range of blockchain development services. With its expertise, Webllisto Technologies has established itself as a leading blockchain development service provider by offering exceptionally diverse blockchain development solutions. Webllisto CTO, Mr. Bhupat Bheda says, “We are about to introduce the full […]

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RoboCop: Rogue City trailer – Peter Weller returns in a new game

Peter Weller is set to return as Alex Murphy in a new RoboCop game (RoboCop: Rogue Town), a first-person shooter. Nacon has just released new gameplay footage from its project RoboCop: Rogue Town. The video game was announced last year and has not been updated as, however, the company is finally showing fans more first-person […]

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Forspoken Postponed to January 24, 2023; Development is in the “polishing phase”

Forspoken has received a very mixed reception since the presentation of the first gameplay trailer. The game has also been delayed before, no doubt adding more fuel to the fire. Now another hit will plague the game as Luminous Productions has announced that Forspoken will be delayed again, no longer meeting its October 2022 release […]

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A player creates a playable CS:GO Dust II map in Unreal Engine 5

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, better known as CS:GO, is undoubtedly one of the best games Valve has ever seen. In fact, the game is so popular with gamers that it ranks at the top of the most played games on Steam. CS:GO has been one of the most popular games in the Counter-Strike franchise and is […]

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The surprising truth about the development of Returnal

Krueger said during the panel that the development of “Returnal” was like “Sisyphus pushing the boulder” (via IGN). It looks like the team had to adapt to several new technologies and styles of gameplay development that they weren’t used to. Apparently one of the hardest parts of making the game was switching to using Unreal […]

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iLogos Game Studios announces the launch of its own NFT and Metaverse game divisions

iLogos Kyiv office, January 2022 “We have all the skills, experience and knowledge to create compelling Web3 and Metaverse products, and see huge potential in this rapidly growing market,” says Alexander Goldybin, Founder of iLogos. Kyiv, Ukraine (PRWEB) June 30, 2022 With over 16 years of experience in game development, iLogos is launching a […]

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Development of new ‘game ranch’ raises concerns among some in Madison County

REXBURG — The development of a new Yellowstone safari park in Rexburg has caused unease among some neighbors and locals. A flyer made the rounds on Facebook this month detailing a “game ranch” to be built at 2246 West 4000 North in the Salem, Plano and Hibbard area of ​​Madison County. The flyer was posted […]

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These 10 dev hacks will change the way you think games are made

Have you ever heard of the carrier tomato? The phrase comes from a viral post on Tumblr, which jokingly describes a fictional situation where a player finds a random tomato pattern hidden in a game – a tomato that, if removed, would eventually break the entire game. Somehow, this single, random tomato pattern was the […]

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Filmustage is an AI-based solution for film production and game development

Faster, better, more insightful, more day-to-day content. How to become more efficient on your productions? Making plans is hard enough. What if there was a help program for script failures, the purchase of accessories, etc.? ? This is where Filmustage comes in. Learn directly from Filmustage CEO and co-founder, Egor Dubrovsky We all live in […]

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Skyrim: 10 Best Brides To Marry, According To Reddit

Bethesda is currently working on the final stages of its new game Star field. In 2018, development of the game was announced alongside the Elder Scrolls XVI, which left many fans today wondering if they’ll hear from the beloved franchise again. It’s been four years since fans last heard from the game, however, the unknown […]

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Game Development Services Market to Achieve Huge Growth

Game Development Services Market The Game Development Service Market 2022 activity report contains a global analysis and estimation of various market related factors which are incredibly crucial for better decision-making. A competitive analysis has been carried out in this industry analysis report for the major players in the market which helps companies to take better […]

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Puzzle Designer Maze to Speak at BVS Event | Way of life

Bear Valley Springs Cultural Arts Association will present Insights Talk maze and puzzle designer Dave Phillips at 4 p.m. June 25 at the Oak Tree Country Club, 29541 Rolling Oak Drive in Bear Valley Springs. Phillips has designed puzzles for Reader’s Digest, Highlights, National Geographic World, Die Zeit, Ranger Rick, Omni, Games, Scientific American and […]

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Geoff Keighley’s Day Of The Devs Upstages Summer Game Fest Hype

GIF: Max Inferno / Billy Basso / Flyhigh Works / Rias Coast / Kotaku Earlier today, Geoff Keighley kicked off this year’s Non-E3 season with Summer Game Fest, a loud two hour showcase of all the ways you can murder people in video games over the next year. It was, to be quite honest, a […]

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Nintendo Reportedly Working On A 1-2 Switch Sequel, But It’s Tough

An unannounced Switch 1-2 the follow-up is said to be in development at Nintendo, though the results of internal playtests haven’t been stellar. According to a report by Fanbytethe sequel could be called Everyone’s 1-2 switch and includes mini-games like bingo, musical chairs, and a family version of Spin the Bottle where participants complement each […]

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Super Mario Odyssey’s VFX Artist On Combining Mario With The “Real” World

Image: Nintendo When Super Mario Odyssey was first announced, the very first thing we saw was a realistic city. It could have been New York with its yellow cabs and bright billboards strewn across the skyline. People of real, believable human proportions walked around this town. Then our favorite Italian plumber jumps out of a […]

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5 Mobile Game Development Languages ​​You Should Learn Today

Every great mobile game starts with an idea, but where do you go from there? Many games on the Apple and Google Play stores have gone from an idea to a popular game using one of the five programming languages. Mobile game development is hard work, but when you have the right tools at your […]

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Madden NFL coverage was just part of John Madden’s influence on EA’s video game series

Placeholder while loading article actions ORLANDO — Clint Oldenburg recalled his first trip to meet John Madden, the former NFL head coach and namesake of the video game mega-franchise Oldenburg works for. In 2012, Oldenburg, then just an intern, and a team of developers from Electronic Arts visited Madden’s offices in Oakland to demonstrate a […]

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Could Final Fantasy XVI be presented at the next PlayStation State of Play (June 2022)?

A brand new State of Play from Sony is coming out next month, and fans couldn’t be more excited. The Japanese publisher has revealed that the next livestream will be dedicated to third-party games and PS VR2. While it’s certainly disappointing that the publisher still won’t talk about more first-party content, there’s still good news. […]

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Killzone VR in development for PSVR 2

Details are emerging regarding a Killzone VR game originally planned for the first PSVR that may now be in development for PSVR 2. The PlayStation VR headset opened up new possibilities on PlayStation consoles, but few would argue that the first PSVR headset truly lived up to its potential. The limitations of PS4 hardware and […]

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How Sonos built its voice assistant

Hello and welcome to Protocol Entertainment, your business guide to the gaming and media industries. This Thursday, we explore how Sonos built its voice assistant and why Amazon didn’t use computer vision for its new Glow projector. Also: Time to take a deep breath. Hey Sonos: The work needed to build the company’s new voice […]

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The Quest to Create a Great PC Hockey Game Continues

The last time a licensed NHL game was released on PC, Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid was 11 and Patrick Marleau was only in his 11th NHL season. It was a long time ago. Where Madden NFL games finally returned to PC after going console-only in the 2000s, the EA NHL series continues to let […]

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Game companies turn to tentpole franchises to reverse post-pandemic crisis

As the pandemic-induced growth of the video game industry dissipates, game companies are pinning their hopes on shiny new installments of tentpole franchises. With consumers spending less time playing games than they were during the peak of COVID-19 lockdowns in 2020, the year-over-year growth rate of gaming content revenue has declined halving in 2021 and […]

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Why Silent Hill never matched the success of Resident Evil

resident Evil relies on more “comfortable” styles of scares that, while often effective, are closer to the scares found in mainstream horror movies. silent Hill often relies on scares that affect players on a more psychological level. Given that slasher movies and zombie movies tend to be more successful than psychological horror movies, it’s no […]

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Sony announces new PlayStation Plus lineup

Placeholder while loading article actions On Monday, PlayStation announced the first batch of games available to subscribers of its upcoming revamped online service. While there’s plenty of room for improvement, it’s a promising start for the service. PlayStation recently announced the merger of its monthly access to online multiplayer games with its cloud-based and subscription-based […]

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Dr Disrespect has an interesting idea to balance the controller against. Mouse and keyboard gameplay in his game

Dr Disrespect is well known in the gaming world for many reasons. For example, he has a character instantly recognizable by his many fans on Youtube because of his black mullet, red vest, and cool hues. However, beyond his over-the-top attitude, the Doc also has a history with game design. And not so long ago, […]

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WinZO Revenue Surpasses Rs 100 Cr in FY21, Improves Unit Economics

India’s online gaming industry has attracted the attention of venture capitalists and private equity investors over the past three years due to the size of its market. valued at Rs 10.1 billion and is expected to reach Rs 15.3 billion. With a large population of mobile users in the 15-30 age bracket across the country, […]

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Wicket Gaming intends to implement “Play-to-Earn” functionality in Cricket Manager Pro

Wicket Gaming AB (publ) began to study the possibility of preparing the game for the third generation internet (Web 3.0). This new version of the internet is based on the concepts of decentralization, transparency and improving player benefits. By implementing Web 3.0, Cricket Manager Pro may offer a so-called play-to-win feature in the future, which […]

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Crystals of Naramunz reinforces its Game-First approach with the partnership of RankOne

Naramunz and RankOne partnership Naramunz will work with RankOne’s gaming community to gain data-driven insights into player needs to significantly develop and improve game mechanics. RankeOne gives that extra nimble edge to work with their community through their analysis tools to identify strengths in different mechanics of our game. This will notably improve Crystals of […]

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In Microsoft’s Activision deal, a future world is at stake

A crowd waits for a video presentation at the Activision booth during the Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles, California. Jonathan Alcorn | Reuters In January, Microsoft announced a deal to buy Activision Blizzard, a leading video game publisher, for $68.7 billion. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has touted his biggest-ever acquisition as […]

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PS1/SEGA Saturn Inspired 3D Platformer “Lunistice” Lands On Switch September 2nd

Before you buy, a little disclaimer – this game was created as part of a self-imposed challenge to create a commercially viable game in just 30 days. … Which didn’t quite work out and it’s now more like 30 days (+ a year), well! It turns out that 30 days is actually very little time […]

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Milwaukee vs Boston Game One: Bucks Lock Down Celtics to Take Series Lead 1-0

In a masterful defensive performance, the Milwaukee Bucks held the Boston Celtics to a 90.1 offensive rating en route to a 1-0 series lead behind a 101-89 lead. With four turnovers in the first five minutes of the game, the Bucks’ sloppy first-round play was carried over to the start. Milwaukee fought back with a […]

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WB Discovery is selling its game studios

Warner Bros. Discovery is looking to sell Rocksteady, Netherrealm, Monolith and their other game development studios. Microsoft and Sony are said to be among interested parties. The game development studios behind the Batman Arkham, Middle Earth and Mortal Kombat series may soon have a new parent company as Warner Bros. Discovery is reportedly looking to […]

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‘Balan Wonderworld’ Director Reveals Crazy Story Behind 2021’s Biggest Flop

Balan Wonderworld been an absolute disaster for Square Enix, released in 2021 to dismal review scores and equally dismal sales figures, including only 2,100 copies in opening week in Japan. It was incredibly disappointing to see a game created by Yuji Naka, one of the main people responsible for sonic the hedgehog, hurt so much. […]

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Major update anchored, ending Early Access and allowing the community to help shape the future

During PAX East 2022, Obsidian Studios’ Grounded development team hosted a live panel where they showcased some major features coming to the game in the upcoming update. 0.13: The Bugs Strike Back, brings new base defense gameplay to Grounded. The first activity in the update is MIX.R, a new type of structure that can be […]

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Ubisoft is reportedly looking to sell after a series of controversies and game delays

A few years ago, Ubisoft was under threat of a hostile takeover, as Vivendi began to buy back shares in the company. At the time, Ubisoft fought back to retain its independence, but after a series of major project delays and controversy over work culture, it looks like Ubisoft is finally ready to sell. A […]

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Local cannibalism adventure game is a ‘terrifying hit’ in China

The Christchurch businessman behind a video game in which players can cannibalize their friends says it’s causing him sleepless nights. But Digital Confectioners director Sam Evans isn’t awake because he’s plagued by nightmares, but because he has to be on call when the game is live in China. Evans and his game studio created the […]

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Nolan North discusses Amy Hennig’s departure from Uncharted 4

Nolan North, the man behind mischievous hero Nathan Drake, has shed some light on Uncharted creator Amy Hennig’s departure from Naughty Dog during the making of A Thief’s End. North was a guest on Couch Soup this weekend, as hosts Liam McIntyre and Todd Lasance began their playthrough of Uncharted 4. Just before the opening […]

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Dodgers: Dave Roberts addresses latest development in Trevor Bauer’s situation – Inside the Dodgers

Friday night as a beautiful evening at Chavez Ravine. The Dodgers won their Jackie Robinson Day game against the Reds on excellent pitching from Tony Gonsolin and Tyler Anderson. The two combined for eight innings pitched and only one earned run. After the match, the latest Trevor Bauer news came to the fore of the […]

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Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition studio will reveal its “new original game” tomorrow

Beamdog has been a part of the game development scene for over a decade, with numerous remastered RPGs under its belt. Soon it will add another notch. As announced on Twitter, the studio will unveil its “new original game” on G4TV’s Xplay, which will air tomorrow, April 12 at noon PT / 3 p.m. ET. […]

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• Chart: Indie games are gaining ground against the tide in the United States

Indie video games are on the rise in the United States, according to research by market research and data analysis firm YouGov, with 17% of PC and console gamers playing on indie labels in March 2022, compared to only 13% as of March 2021. That’s unlike all other game genres, including massive multiplayer games like […]

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Abandoned director explains tweet deletions and how the prologue is a game in its own right

Hasan Kahraman, director of controversial indie game Abandoned, reiterated that it hasn’t been canceled and said more content will be coming this year, including the game’s prologue, which will be a paid standalone project. Speaking to IGN’s Destin Legarie, Kahraman explained that the recent decision to delete a number of tweets relating to the game’s […]

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Call of Duty Streamer Discovers In-Game Tribute to Former Developer: Dr. Disrespect

Call of Duty campaigns have never been shy about throwing in Easter eggs, ranging from the horrifying eldritch teddy bear to multiple hidden Call of Duty Zombies songs. With such a dedicated community, it’s rare for Call of Duty to keep a secret for long. It’s even rarer when it comes to an easter egg […]

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Manga Publisher Shueisha Announces New Games Division, Shueisha Games

Anyone who reads or follows manga will recognize Shueisha’s name very quickly. After all, the brand is known for publishing and overseeing major manga/anime media franchises such as Dragon Ball, One Piece, Naruto, and much more. It looks like the company doesn’t want to stop there, as Shueisha has officially announced that it will be […]

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Will GTA 6 be released in 2024?

Is GTA 6 out in two years, that is to say in 2024? Recently, a Grand Theft Auto “insider” apparently teased that the next episode of the series will be released in 2024. The tease came, more specifically, Matheusvictorbr, a Twitter user who has cultivated a following for sharing various scoops regarding Rockstar Games and […]

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Top 10 Programming Languages ​​to Get a Job Without a Degree

by Apoorva Bellapu March 27, 2022 Programming has undoubtedly transformed our lives for the better. Almost every industry you can think of relies on programming in one form or another. Since the demand for programmers is always high, everyone is striving to become one. Well, the best part is that you don’t need a degree […]

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Fable’s slow development could improve the future of Playground games

Although Fable was announced a long time ago, neither Playground Games nor Microsoft have commented on the game’s release date. There are some signs that the game is on the horizon, but until Playground confirms a release, fans will officially be left in the dark. All potential Fable release windows are difficult to predict because […]