Monthly Archives: March, 2015

GDC Day Three

Wednesday of GDC featured all kinds of announcements. My favorite was that Atlanta’s own Molly Proffitt was named one of the IGDA’s VIPs this year for all her work on the IGDA scholars program. The least favorite announcement was that EA is closing the main Maxis Studio. The one upside to that is that most […]

GDC Day Two

Day Two started with Unity’s much-anticipated announcements, including Unity 5 Personal Edition.¬†Perhaps the most interesting part¬†was Mike Capps appearance. As the former head of Epic, their Unreal Engine and Unity battled for dominance. Since Epic was sold to Tencent, rumors have spread that Capps was unhappy with the direction they took, and this appearance seemed […]

GDC Day One

A question first – Who plans to use Unity 5.0 Personal Edition? Monday of GDC is usually the lightest day, before everyone arrives, but not so this year. I was not the only dev who found day one as intense as other days usually are. After a day of meetings, sessions and meals, I called […]

Gaming the Game Developers Conference

GDC has been one of my favorite events for decades, ever since I attended its predecessor, the Computer Game Developers Conference, in the early 90s. I thought it went downhill around 2000, which is part of the reason I established SIEGE. The GDC owners learned from their mistakes, and it is again the industry must-attend […]

Latest Noble Armada Trailer

Hey all, we have a new build of the Fading Suns: Noble Armada mobile game. Here’s a sneak peak!