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Aug 04, 2011, 12:03 ET

PopCap Co-Founder John Vechey to Keynote 2011 Game Developers Conference Online in Austin, TX

John Vechey, co-founder of PopCap Games, the worldwide leader in casual games, will keynote the 2011 Game Developers Conference Online (GDC Online)...

Jul 27, 2011, 12:02 ET

Game Developers Choice Online Awards Recognize Kesmai Founders John Taylor & Kelton Flinn as 'Online Game Legends,' Induct EverQuest Into Hall of Fame

Organizers of the Game Developers Conference® Online (GDC Online) have revealed that the 2011 Online Game Legend Award at the second annual...

Jul 19, 2011, 12:31 ET

Epic Games President Dr. Michael Capps to Keynote 2011 Game Developers Conference Europe

Dr. Michael Capps, president of Epic Games, developers of the mega-hit Unreal and Gears of War game franchises, will give a keynote address at the...

Jul 13, 2011, 11:02 ET

GDC Europe 2011 to Feature Roster of International Game Industry Stalwarts

The 2011 Game Developers Conference Europe™ (GDC Europe) will bring together several videogame industry luminaries to share their experience,...

Jul 07, 2011, 08:02 ET

Game Developers Conference® Organizers Announce 'GDC Play' Showcase -- Program to Debut at GDC Online 2011, Expand at GDC 2012

The organizers of the Game Developers Conference®--the world's longest running and largest professionals-only event dedicated to game...

Jun 30, 2011, 10:03 ET

Submissions Now Open for 2012 Independent Games Festival

The UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizer of the industry-leading Game Developers Conference® events, has officially opened submissions for the...

Jun 15, 2011, 08:03 ET

Legendary Ultima Series Developer Richard Garriott to Keynote 2011 Game Developers Conference Europe

Richard Garriott, legendary creator of the genre-defining Ultima series and founder of social media games developer and publisher Portalarium, will...

Jun 01, 2011, 08:03 ET

Call for Nominations Now Open for Second Annual Game Developers Choice Online Awards at GDC Online in Austin

The Game Developers Conference® Online (GDC Online, formerly GDC Austin) in Austin, Texas has opened nominations for the second annual Game...

May 24, 2011, 08:04 ET

Industry Stalwarts Join 2011 Game Developers Conference Online Main Conference and Summit Advisory Boards

UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the Game Developers Conference ® Online (GDC Online) are revealing the latest game industry leaders...

Apr 27, 2011, 08:00 ET

2010 Game Developer Salary Survey Reports Mainstream Salary Shift, Indie Surge

Game Developer magazine, the leading game industry publication, has released the results of its tenth annual Game Developer Salary Survey, this...

Apr 19, 2011, 10:02 ET

2011 Game Developers Conference Europe Reveals Additions to Main Conference and Summit Advisory Boards

UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the Game Developers Conference Europe™ (GDC Europe), has revealed the line-up for the brand-new...

Apr 12, 2011, 12:02 ET

2011 Game Developers Conference Online in Austin, Texas Debuts Summits, Opens Call for Submissions Through May 5

UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the Game Developers Conference® Online (GDC Online), has announced its Main Conference track line-up...

Mar 17, 2011, 14:44 ET

The 2011 Game Developers Conference Europe Announces New Summits, Opens Call for Lectures Through April 8

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

Mar 02, 2011, 23:45 ET

Red Dead Redemption Grabs Four Awards at the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards Including Game of the Year

Rockstar San Diego's critically-acclaimed Wild West adventure title Red Dead Redemption was the big winner at the 11th Annual Game Developers...

Mar 02, 2011, 23:30 ET

Thirteenth Annual Independent Games Festival Announces Winners; Mojang's Minecraft Awarded Seumas McNally Grand Prize

Swedish developer Mojang's acclaimed 3D world-building sandbox title, Minecraft was a big winner at the 13th Annual Independent Games Festival...

Feb 28, 2011, 11:00 ET

Game Developers Conference Opens the 25th Edition of the World's Largest Professionals-Only Game Industry Event

The Game Developers Conference® 2011(GDC 2011), the world's largest and longest running event serving professionals dedicated to the art and...

Feb 11, 2011, 10:02 ET

Game Developers Choice Awards to Honor Yu Suzuki With Pioneer Award, GDC Veterans Brengle & Mackenzie as Ambassadors

The 2011 Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA), the peer-awarded highest honors in video game development, have revealed the recipients of its two...

Jan 19, 2011, 10:02 ET

Game Developers Choice Awards Gives Lifetime Achievement Award to Populous, Fable Creator Peter Molyneux

The 2011 Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA), the peer-awarded highest honors in video game development, will honor Peter Molyneux, co-founder of...

Jan 12, 2011, 09:02 ET

Limbo, Red Dead Redemption, Mass Effect 2 Lead Finalists for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

Organizers have revealed the finalists for the 11th annual Game Developers Choice Awards, the leading peer-based video game industry event...

Jan 11, 2011, 09:04 ET

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata to Keynote 2011 Game Developers Conference

Organizers have revealed that Satoru Iwata, President of Nintendo, will keynote the 2011 Game Developers Conference held this March in San...