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2:15 PM on 08.21.2012

Harmonix hiring a Combat Designer for next-gen game

Now here's an interesting curiosity. It seems that Cambridge-based developer Harmonix is hiring for a position rather unlike what you may expect of them: A Combat Designer. Here's a bit of what they had in mind, found in the ...

Conrad Zimmerman

3:00 PM on 07.15.2012

Game Career Guide will help you get good game jorbs

One of the most asked questions I get as a game journalist is "How do you write crazy awesome game reviews and have non-stop sex with Russian models in the back of bazillion dollar sports cars all the time?" The second most a...

Allistair Pinsof

1:15 PM on 04.18.2012

YouTube hiring for work on next generation consoles

YouTube has listed a job position for a software engineer that will develop versions of YouTube to work with next generation consoles. Under the listed responsibilities we find that they're looking to "build the next generat...

Dale North

4:15 PM on 03.22.2012

Remedy is working on a game for next gen consoles

Remedy Entertainment is hiring for their next game, which they say is a project 'targeted at future generation consoles.' A posting on Remedy's community forums let members know that more than 20 job openings will open up in ...

Dale North

1:00 PM on 02.28.2012

Job listing points to Limbo port for iOS and Android

A new Playdead job listing on Gamasutra asks for a programmer that can help port games to new platforms. Playdead's Limbo is available for Xbox 360, PS3, computers and OnLive, but the Copenhagen, Denmark based studio is ...

Dale North

12:15 PM on 02.22.2012

Kojima Productions plans to open new studio in California

Kojima Productions confirms that they're looking to open a new studio in California. A tweet from senior producer Kenichiro Imaizumi says that they're looking to set up shop in The Golden State, but only if they "can find the...

Dale North





4:15 PM on 12.06.2011

New Ubisoft MMO could be a Wii U title

Ubisoft are working on a new AAA MMORPG, the publisher revealed through a tweet looking for new staff. A sleuth on NeoGAF spotted it and now the tubes are abuzz with speculation. Following the link on the tweet takes you to t...

Fraser Brown

10:30 AM on 11.30.2011

Gearbox is casting an IRL Lilith for Borderlands 2

Gearbox is needing a live-action lookalike for one of their Borderlands characters, Lilith. The person casted will become Lilith, and will appear in Borderlands 2 as well as at trade shows and other events. What a great gig! ...

Dale North

1:15 PM on 10.05.2011

Job listings at Treyarch could point to new games

If you're poking around the job listings on Treyarch's webpage you might get the feeling that they're working on something new. The following are duties (HA! Get it? Duty?) that point to new games. Look at the listing ...

Dale North

10:45 AM on 09.15.2011

LucasArts now hiring for new projects

In the mid-to-late nineties, LucasArts was one of the most exciting game developers on the planet. Since then, the quality of their titles has been rather hit-and-miss. That latter-day disappointment may be about to change, a...

David Rayfield

7:00 PM on 03.24.2011

Ubisoft is hiring help: Assassin's Creed encyclopedia

 Ubisoft sent me a heads-up on this job this morning. As you may know, they're working on an Assassin's Creed encyclopedia. That's a huge undertaking and they're needing some help. This is a real gig ...

Dale North

6:00 PM on 12.18.2010

Consistency, thy name is NOT Entertainment Weekly

So, yesterday we talked about how Entertainment Weekly voted Kirby's Epic Yarn the single worst game of 2010. While a bizarre choice in a year that saw games full of real technical, design and visual flaws, EW is entitled to ...

Jim Sterling

3:00 PM on 11.16.2010

Microsoft Game Studios is looking for talent for XBLA

Microsoft Game Studios is on the hunt for talent. They're wanting people to make Xbox Live Arcade and Windows Phone 7 games. They say that they're "aggressively" looking for both established and new developers to make games. ...

Dale North

8:00 PM on 08.15.2010

Sledgehammer games is hiring, work on Call of Duty

Are you one of those people who has serious doubts about Call of Duty being any good now that Infinity Ward has exploded and developers like Sledgehammer games are jumping into the franchise? Well, don't just bitch about it! ...

Matthew Razak

7:30 PM on 08.10.2010

Round 1 of Modern Method's movie site hiring complete

After sorting through nearly 200 applications and more Inception reviews than any one person should ever read, Tom and I have narrowed our list down for the second round of the hiring process for Modern Method's new movie sit...

Matthew Razak

7:30 PM on 07.26.2010

Last call: Destructoid is hiring a video ham

Deadline reminder!  Today's the last day to submit a video.  Good luck!  Over 200 people applied, so we haven't seen them all yet or even read the emails.  I'm extremely thankful to everyone that applied, ...

Niero Gonzalez