After the announcement of an upcoming Xeno-series game from Monolith Soft for the Wii U last month, I had everything I needed from them for this year. But today a surprise pops up -- another potential Monolith Soft game for 3... read
A job listing reveals that DICE is currently working on bringing Mac OS X compatibility to its Frostbite game engine.
The listing calls for a "Mac OS X Engineer" who will help the Frostbite team deliver" an engine as great on... read
I really enjoyed my time with PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, and I wouldn't mind a sequel somewhere down the line with more characters that helped define the platform (if Sony could work out deals with Activision to get... read
Rockstar's been rather busy of late, drip feeding us screenshots and trailers of Grand Theft Auto V while, presumably, working on said game. They've also been doing quite a bit of hiring. For months now Rockstar North ha... read
A new Call of Duty title? No one would be surprised. But one for the Xbox 360 and PS3? Hmm.
Sledgehammer Games, the co-developers of Modern Warfare 3, are hiring a Senior Environment Artist for an upcoming Call of Duty f... read
On its job postings page, Valve is looking to bring on an industrial designer. The description for this position says that the company is "hoping to add your expertise in product design and manufacturing, ergonomics, usabili... read
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 ... read
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... read
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... read
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 ... read
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 ... read
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... read
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... read
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!
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 ... read
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... read
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 ... read
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 ... read
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. ... read
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! ... read
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... read
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, ... read
Oh yes, it's coming. Problem is it can't come until we get some writers to fill it up with content. I suppose you can consider this the semi-official announcement before the official announcement when everything will be revea... read
We haven't a clue what the next installment in the Halo franchise will be like on any meaningful level, but we do know 343 Industries is handling its development. And now, we also know that the studio is in need of some fresh... read
I could do that sh*t!
Really, it's not to far from what I do everyday anyway. Wait, we don't fact check or do any kind of proof-reading, or at least that's what this guy will tell you. Edit? Make sure that things are "written... read
Do you just love to move objects from one place to another in a highly organized manner? Maybe you're the friend who everyone always asks to help them move. Maybe you're just unemployed and want to work at Bungie. If any of t... read
This can't be good news for the ongoing development of The Force Unleashed 2, but it has been confirmed that multiple executives have resigned from LucasArts, including president Darrell Rodriguez, who only had the job for ar... read
Bungie is looking for a new Lead Writer, somebody to manage a team of writers, blah blah blah. If you've got a lot of experience and such, well, maybe they'll hire you. That's not the interesting bit about the position.
One o... read
As time progresses and technology races forward gaming engines start to get old. At some point game developers must put their old game engines out to pasture and start to develop new ones so that they can keep up with the eve... read
A recent job listing on 2K Marin's Web site indicates that the BioShock 2 developer is building a game not named BioShock 2 -- an "exciting" unannounced game that will have some sort of multiplayer component. Also, fish swim;... read