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  1. How medical care benefits from VR/AR and virtual humans

    09.22 / 01:40 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    During VRDC 2017 in San Francisco today, Director of Research and Development Integration at USC Institute for Creative Technologies Arno Hartholt lead a discussion about immersive medical care. …
  2. What Cyan learned in taking FMV-rich Obduction from 2D into VR

    09.22 / 01:40 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Today at VRDC Fall 2017, Cyan software engineer Hannah Gamiel gave an interesting talk about what the team learned in the process -- and how other devs can make use of those learnings. …
  3. Video: Applying game design principles to be a better leader

    09.21 / 23:50 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    At GDC 2017, Happy Brain Science's Scott Crabtree took the stage to share his perspective on how you can apply game design lessons to your work as a game dev leader. …
  4. Don't miss your chance to pitch a talk for the GDC 2018 Indie Games Summit!

    09.21 / 21:45 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Just a quick reminder that organizers of the 2018 Game Developers Conference are still accepting Independent Games Summit talk submissions through Friday, September 29th at 11:59 pm Pacific! …
  5. How neuroscience can pave the way for VR's future

    09.21 / 21:45 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    For Noah Falstein, the future of virtual reality depends not only on understanding the technology and the market, but understanding the fundamental underpinnings of the human brain. …
  6. Owlchemy shares lessons learned making Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality

    09.21 / 20:53 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    At VRDC Fall 2017 today, Owlchemy's Alex Schwartz and Devin Reimer talked about what they'd learned in making the game, from making death feel comfortable to doing portals the Rick & Morty way. …
  7. Get a job: Telltale Games is looking for a Build Engineer

    09.21 / 20:53 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Telltale Games is looking to bring a new Build Engineer on board to help diagnose bugs, build automated processes, and review content for platform fidelity. …
  8. CryEngine 5.4 introduces Substance integration and (beta) Vulkan support

    09.21 / 19:56 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    The full release of CryEngine 5.4 is upon us, bringing with it support for the Vulkan graphics API and sandbox integration for the Substance material authoring tool. …
  9. Devs discuss the best practices for creating positive social VR

    09.21 / 19:56 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    At VRDC Fall 2017 in San Francisco today, a panel of experienced devs provided insight into how fellow developers can foster a more enjoyable, interactive experience among VR users across all platforms. …
  10. VR vets share practical advice on making immersive VR worlds

    09.21 / 18:56 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    At VRDC Fall 2017 in San Francisco today Adam Orth (Adr1ft), Chris Pruett (Robot Invader), Will Smith (Foo Show) and Dirk Van Welden (Space Pirate Trainer) shared advice on making immersive VR worlds. …
  11. Don't Miss: BioWare founders discuss how BioWare and Baldur's Gate came to be

    09.21 / 18:56 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    BioWare co-founders Dr. Ray Muzyka and Dr. Greg Zeschuk dig into the nitty-gritty details of how the developer was born and how it came to create an iconic RPG. …
  12. Mobile AR headset maker Mira secures $1M investment

    09.21 / 18:02 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Additionally, the company says the first wave of its $99 dev kits are in the mail. …
  13. Former Twitch exec to lead Madison Square Garden Company's eSports charge

    09.21 / 16:02 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    The Madison Square Garden Company, the holding company and owner of the famous Madison Square Garden arena in New York, has appointed former Twitch exec Nick Allen as its new vice president of eSports.  …
  14. HTC promises more VR innovation following $1.1B Google deal

    09.21 / 13:58 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    HTC is letting some of its talent join Google as part of a $1.1 billion "cooperation agreement" in an effort to expand its smartphone and Vive virtual reality businesses. …
  15. Classic Postmortem: Firaxis' Civilization V

    09.21 / 09:06 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Civ V, released 7 years ago today, has a fascinating backstory. Its design and engineering teams were on separate but simultaneous tracks for the first three years of the four year development process. …
  16. Blizzard chief explains how he raised money to start the company

    09.14 / 23:56 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    To raise the $10,000 he was expected to put in, Blizzard cofounder Mike Morhaime says he got a $15,000 loan -- from his grandmother. …
  17. How one man turns Garry's Mod scenes into art

    09.14 / 22:58 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    "In short: it was the perfect canvas I could project myself onto," says 10-year Garry's Mod player and artist Michael "Vioxtar" Efraim. "Today, posing in Gmod is my number one creative outlet." …
  18. Video: Carmack's 2004 GDC talk about game dev on the bleeding edge

    09.14 / 20:50 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    13 years ago, id's John Carmack took the stage to talk about where the industry was at & what he found challenging/inspiring about making games. Video of his talk has been hard to find -- until now. …
  19. Get a job: Pixelberry Studios is hiring a Sr. Game Writer

    09.14 / 19:43 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Pixelberry Studios is looking for a Sr. Game Writer to create stories with interesting characters and compelling narratives as a member of its team in Mountain View, CA. …
  20. Former Zynga VP of games Pete Hawley named CEO of Telltale Games

    09.14 / 19:43 www.gamasutra.com Gamasutra.com -Games
    Pete Hawley, formerly of Zynga and EA, has been brought on board as the next CEO of The Walking Dead developer Telltale Games. …