Game-developers-conference-2012

10.17.12
Free for All: Free-to-play and mobile at GDC Online, part 1
10.17.12

Free for All: Free-to-play and mobile at GDC Online, part 1

GDC Online was fantastic this year. Really, it's great every year, but I found more bits of goodn...

By B. Hindman,   10.17.12
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10.17.12
MMO Family: Exploring game writing for short attention spans
10.17.12

MMO Family: Exploring game writing for short attention spans

Trying to create a virtual world that's engaging and compelling is no easy task. But for an adult...

By K. Bryan,   10.17.12
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10.14.12
MMO Week in Review: GDC Online's business model battle
10.14.12

MMO Week in Review: GDC Online's business model battle

At the end of every week, we round up the best and most popular news stories, exclusive features,...

By B. Royce,   10.14.12
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10.13.12
The Tattered Notebook: Linda Carlson on goat herding and community management
10.13.12

The Tattered Notebook: Linda Carlson on goat herding and community management

What do goat herding and community management have to do with one another? On the surface, you'd...

By K. Bryan,   10.13.12
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10.12.12
GDC Online 2012: A (severed) hands-on with The War Z
10.12.12

GDC Online 2012: A (severed) hands-on with The War Z

Everyone loves zombies. We all enjoy shooting them to bits, pummeling them with a hammer, and wat...

By B. Hindman,   10.12.12
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10.12.12
GDC Online 2012: Flying high with World of Warplanes
10.12.12

GDC Online 2012: Flying high with World of Warplanes

Wargaming.net CEO Viktor Kislyi is a busy man in charge of one of the fastest-growing online stud...

By J. Olivetti,   10.12.12
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10.12.12
GDC Online 2012: Paul Barnett reimagines Ultima with a chicken and a spoon
10.12.12

GDC Online 2012: Paul Barnett reimagines Ultima with a chicken and a spoon

Paul Barnett is a great storyteller with a passion for games. Anyone who followed Warhammer Onlin...

By K. Bryan,   10.12.12
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10.12.12
GDC Online 2012: Ethics panel roasts freemium, labels it 'entertainment socialism'
10.12.12

GDC Online 2012: Ethics panel roasts freemium, labels it 'entertainment socialism'

Ethics in game design was a hot topic at this year's GDC Online. Free-to-play is, of course, on e...

By J. Reahard,   10.12.12
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10.11.12
GDC Online 2012: F2P is the platform of the future
10.11.12

GDC Online 2012: F2P is the platform of the future

Free-to-play. That single word elicits some strong emotions when uttered in the MMO gaming commun...

By MJ Guthrie,   10.11.12
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