Edge readers can save up to $300/£199/€266 on GDC 2015 registration

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This year’s Game Developers Conference takes place from March 2 to 6 at San Francisco’s Moscone Center. The event, which last year drew more than 24,000 attendees, will feature over 500 speaker sessions, summits and tutorials, and host in excess of 300 exhibitors. Edge readers can save up to $300 (£199/€266) on select passes by registering here before… Continue reading

Stylish realtime strategy One Minute To Midnight is the winner of this year’s Get Into Games Challenge

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Yesterday, we announced the runners-up of our Get Into Games Challenge 2014, and today we reveal its winner. George Ing’s One Minute To Midnight was the favourite of four out of the five judges, and as a result he wins a Unity Pro licence and a trip to Unity’s annual Unite show, this year taking place… Continue reading

Sailing and running feature as we reveal the runners-up of Get Into Games Challenge 2014

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This year’s Get Into Games Challenge is now complete and, after three months of teams crunching across the globe, it’s time to reveal the winners. Protest was the theme for the third of our annual coding competitions, inspiring some extremely creative interpretations and a diverse field of games that included RTSes, puzzlers, brawlers and even a rebellious-ant… Continue reading

Abertay’s ProtoPlay gears up to showcase the brightest new videogame talent

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Dare To Be Digital, Abertay University’s annual student coding competition, kicked off in June and will see 15 teams of five students attempt to create a game prototype in just nine weeks. The results of their work will be showcased at ProtoPlay, under a large marquee in Dundee’s City Square, which is taking place August… Continue reading

E3 2014’s Horizon Conference: an oasis of serene beauty amid the hyperbole

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Last year, Horizon announced itself to the industry with an assortment of fresh forthcoming indie projects and the news that Polytron was, back in the summer of 2013, working on Fez 2. This year the event, helmed by IGF chairman and Venus Patrol founder Brandon Boyer, didn’t really have a headline-grabbing hook like Fez 2,… Continue reading