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08 Jul, 2014, 03:01 ET GDC Europe 2014 European State of the Industry Survey Shows Developer Migration to PC and New Consoles

 The Game Developers Conference (GDC) Europe has released the results of its second annual European State of the Industry Survey, which reveals...


17 Sep, 2012, 10:01 ET Game Developers Conference® Next And App Developers Conference Come To Los Angeles November 2013

 The organizers of Game Developers Conference (GDC) have unveiled a brand new event, featuring two market leading conferences and a shared expo...


30 Aug, 2012, 13:01 ET 2012 Game Developers Choice Online Awards To Honor 'Online Game Legend' Raph Koster And Inaugurate Blizzard Entertainment's World Of Warcraft® Into Hall Of Fame

 Organizers of the Game Developers Conference® Online (GDC Online) have revealed that Raph Koster, a key industry veteran behind the...


22 Aug, 2012, 12:01 ET GDC Online 2012 Speaker Roster Features Thought Leaders In Online, Social, Mobile Game Development

 The 2012 Game Developers Conference® Online (GDC Online), organized by UBM TechWeb Game Network, will host a robust schedule of 100+...


20 Aug, 2012, 09:01 ET GDC Europe 2012 Breaks Attendance Record, Hosts More Than 2100 Of The Game Development Community

The 2012 Game Developers Conference™ Europe (GDC Europe) concluded on Wednesday, August 15 with a successful showing and a final attendee...


13 Aug, 2012, 09:01 ET 2012 Game Developers Conference Europe Opens Today In Cologne, Germany

 The 2012 Game Developers Conference™ Europe (GDC Europe) begins today at the Congress-Centrum Ost of the Koelnmesse in Cologne,...


09 Aug, 2012, 12:01 ET Submissions Now Open For 2013 Independent Games Festival

Organizers are now officially opening submissions for the 2013 Independent Games Festival, to be held at GDC 2013 in San Francisco next...


26 Jul, 2012, 09:01 ET Third Annual Game Developers Choice Online Awards Finalists Revealed

 UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the Game Developers Conference® Online (formerly GDC Austin), have announced the...


18 Jul, 2012, 09:01 ET 2013 Game Developers Conference Call For Papers Now Open Through August 28

The call for submissions to present lectures, roundtables, panels and poster sessions at the 2013 Game Developers Conference® (GDC) is now...


16 Jul, 2012, 13:41 ET Game Development Heavyweights Fill The Roster At GDC Europe 2012

The 2012 Game Developers Conference™ Europe (GDC Europe) will feature a stellar lineup of speakers when the event convenes in Cologne,...


25 Apr, 2012, 09:01 ET GDC Europe 2012 Strengthens Its European Roots, Adding Multiple Notable New Advisory Board Members To Help Program August Event

 UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the industry-leading Game Developers Conference™ Europe (GDC Europe), have added fourteen of...


11 Apr, 2012, 12:01 ET UBM TechWeb's Gamasutra.com Reports Record Monthly Traffic Figures

UBM TechWeb Game Network announced today that its Webby award-winning website Gamasutra.com has hit record monthly traffic metrics, solidifying its...


05 Apr, 2012, 09:01 ET 10th Annual Game Developers Conference Online in Austin, Texas Reveals New Summits, Advisors and Opens Call for Submissions

The call for submissions to present lectures, panels, full day tutorials and roundtable sessions at the 2012 Game Developers Conference®...


02 Apr, 2012, 12:01 ET April Issue of UBM TechWeb's Game Developer Magazine Unveils 2011 Game Industry Salary Survey Results

 UBM TechWeb Game Network's Game Developer magazine today announced the results of its 11th Annual Video Game Industry Salary Survey, with a...


15 Mar, 2012, 08:01 ET 2012 Game Developers Conference Europe Call For Lectures Now Open Through April 16

 UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the industry-leading Game Developers Conference Europe™ (GDC Europe), have announced...


12 Mar, 2012, 13:44 ET Record 22,500 Game Professionals Converge at Game Developers Conference 2012; GDC Returns on March 25-29, 2013

 UBM TechWeb Game Network's 2012 Game Developers Conference® (GDC), the world's largest and longest-running event serving professionals...


07 Mar, 2012, 23:56 ET Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Portal 2 Big Winners at the 12th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

Bethesda's epic fantasy adventure, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, took the coveted Game of the Year award, capping off the 12th Annual Game...


07 Mar, 2012, 23:01 ET Fourteenth Annual Independent Games Festival Announces Winners; Fez Gets Grand Prize, Dear Esther, Spelunky, Antichamber Win Awards

  Montreal-based developer Polytron Corporation proved 2D and 3D environments can get along in Fez, the unique 'perspective-shifting'...


05 Mar, 2012, 09:01 ET 2012 Game Developers Conference Opens Today at San Francisco's Moscone Center

The 2012 Game Developers Conference® (GDC 2012), the world's largest and longest running event serving professionals dedicated to the art and...


08 Feb, 2012, 13:01 ET GDC 2012 to Bring Back Popular Series of Classic Game Postmortems Featuring Alone in the Dark, Fallout, Gauntlet and Harvest Moon

 The Game Developers Conference® (GDC) will continue its examination of benchmark games that have long served as inspiration to the...


02 Feb, 2012, 13:07 ET Deus Ex Designer and Disney Epic Mickey Creator Warren Spector Named Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree at 12th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

Deus Ex game director and producer, and Disney Epic Mickey creator Warren Spector will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 12th Annual...


31 Jan, 2012, 08:01 ET GDC 2012 to Feature Sessions Led By Industry All-Stars Including Cliff Bleszinski, David Cage, Richard Lemarchand, Sid Meier, Peter Molyneux, John Romero, and Many More

The Game Developers Conference® (GDC) will once again bring the superstars of game development together at the industry's most...


24 Jan, 2012, 08:01 ET 12th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards to Honor Missile Command/Tempest Creator Dave Theurer With Pioneer Award, First Amendment Lawyers Ken Doroshow and Paul M. Smith With the Ambassador Award

The 12th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA), the peer-awarded highest honors in video game development, have revealed the recipients...


17 Jan, 2012, 11:01 ET Epic Games' Cliff Bleszinski to Host 12th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards at GDC 2012

 Epic Games' Cliff Bleszinski, one of the key visionaries behind the Unreal and Gears of War games, will take the stage during the 2012 Game...


13 Jan, 2012, 11:02 ET 14th Annual Independent Games Festival Announces Student Showcase Winners

 The Independent Games Festival has announced the eight Student Showcase winners for the fourteenth annual presentation of its...