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The Art & Business of Making Games

The Art & Business of Making Games
Analyst: Globally, PC game revenue now exceeds console game revenue DFC Intelligence's David Cole says that PC games are now the "necessity" for core gamers, rather than console platforms -- and the numbers indicate that. Get a job: IO Interactive seeks a Gameplay Programmer IO Interactive is looking to hire a gameplay programmer to work on their next Hitman game alongside the team in its Copenhagen, Denmark office. Sony's Shuhei Yoshida and Mark Cerny reflect on the state of the industry Sony's Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida spoke with Mark Cerny about his career last month at the Computer History Museum, and the full talk is now online for your viewing pleasure.

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Enterprise Gamification Consultancy - Start Patience is a rare commodity these days, as we live in an age of instant gratification. At GamEffective, we've decided not to try and combat this trend, but incorporate it in to the way organizations work, to their benefit. We do this by providing feedback on performance, which has a great impact on employee motivation and performance. We're big believers in real time gamification and in the possibility of being able to know how well you're doing your job at all times. Creating a 2D game with Unity — Pixelnest Studio Using the Unity native 2D tools, you will learn how to make a small “Shoot’Em Up” (abbreviated to shmup thereafter) with this tutorial. The result will be a lot like this demo: (Click on the image to play) With time and work you can make a game like Steredenn. We actually use the code of the tutorial in our game!

DarkBasic Code Corner Last 10 additions Gamespace (AGK) - Example of how to submit and retrieve scores using the online GameSpace system.Memblock drawing functions (DBP) - A set of anti-aliased drawing routines that write directly to an image memblock. This is useful for creating custom graphics while preserving background transparency. The box and circle commands can draw either an outline or filled-in. The circle has a radial gradient function. Math/Physics (18)

Articles - Articles Composing Music For Video Games: Chords So far in the series we have covered key and tempo with regards to composing music for video games. In the article chords are discussed. Game company exits topped $24B in 2014 It was a year for the history books in games. 2014 saw a record $24 billion in game-company exits spread over both acquisitions and initial public offerings. Mobile drove more than half of all value that was created for management teams and early stage investors.

Gamification Wiki Gamification is a business strategy which applies game design techniques to non-game contexts to drive user behavior. According to a Gartner Research Report, it is estimated that by 2015, more than 50 percent of organizations that manage innovation processes will gamify those processes. By the end of 2014, Gartner predicts that over 70 percent of Global 2000 organizations will have at least one "gamified" application, and that "gamification is positioned to become a significant trend in the next five years." The gamification market is expected to reach $5.5B in 2018. Gamification has been picking up major momentum and has gained support from industry heavy weights such as such as Bing Gordon, Al Gore, J.P.

Unity 4.3 2D Tutorial: Getting Started If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed or follow me on Twitter. Thanks for visiting! Learn how to make a 2D game in Unity, using the new built-in 2D toolset introduced in Unity 4.3! If you’ve tried making a 2D game with earlier versions of Unity, you know it was certainly possible, but you also know you had to jump through a few hoops to do it. Maybe you applied textures to quads, adjusting their offsets with a script to create animations. s free 3DS Models - for 3D-Studio Max, Maya, Lightwave, Softimage, Cinema4D etc. for 3D-Studio Max, Maya, Lightwave, Softimage, Cinema4D, Poser and all other programs which can import 3DS. You find 3D-Model Linklists at: Klickers kostenlose und lizenzfreie Bilder bei Pixelio free high resolution photos, textures, backgrounds and more

Household Binder, Part 1 Recently, I’ve had several people ask me about my household binder and for help in getting a system in place that will help keep their homes clean and organized. Today and next Monday, I will be sharing my binder with you. You will get to see what it looks like, how I have it organized, and what I use to keep my home in order. Plus I will share with you where I purchased all my supplies and where I found some of the printables it contains. Grab a pen and a notepad, find a cozy spot, and read on… and in just a few minutes, you’ll be on your way to a more organized home!

Mobile game revenues will overtake console games in 2015. Here's why. © Time Inc. All rights reserved. Fortune.com is a part of the Time.com network of sites. Powered by WordPress.com VIP Email address or Password is incorrect Forgot Password?

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