- News - News Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:22:00 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Connecting educators with the unique teaching ability of games

Santeri Koivisto, CEO of TeacherGaming, looks to connect teachers with the educational value in games like Kerbal Space Program, Epistory, and Democracy 3.]]> Tue, 03 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Submit your talk to the GDC 2018 Summits!

The 2018 Game Developers Conference is now accepting talks for summits, seminars, and much much more. ]]> Mon, 28 Aug 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Creative Assembly partners with London college to combat UK 'skills shortage'

"As a leader in the UK games industry we are committed to educating the future games development talent of tomorrow, and driving innovation through diversity."]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:00:00 EDT
5 game dev students set to receive AIAS Foundation scholarships

This year, five students have been awarded $2,500 as part of the Foundations three annual scholarship offerings. ]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:00:00 EDT
National Videogame Museum opens scholarship program for young Texan devs

The National Videogame Museum has established four $1,500 scholarships for aspiring game developers.]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Devs, submit your best pitches for a GDC 2018 Visual Arts talk!

Artists, take note: GDC officials seek great submissions of intriguing, cutting-edge Visual Arts talks for the GDC 2018 Main Conference, from now through August 17th. ]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:00:00 EDT
<i>Walden, A Game</i> and <i>Everything</i> honored at Games for Change Awards

Meditative first person effort Walden, A Game struck twice to take home the covetedMost Significant Impact and Game of the Year awards.]]> Tue, 01 Aug 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Ex-THQ exec Danny Bilson takes leading role at USC games program

In practice, this means Bilson will be taking on more leadership of the USC game dev educationprograms after former Interactive Media & Games Division chair Tracy Fullerton stepped down.]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:00:00 EDT
University of California Irvine will soon offer <i>Overwatch</i> scholarships

The University of California Irvine plans to offer an Overwatch-based scholarship to prospective students later this year.]]> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Staffordshire University to offer UK's first eSports degree

This is a big deal because it's the first time any university in the United Kingdom has pitched a degree program as being explicitly about the business of playing games professionally. ]]> Tue, 30 May 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Epic's Unreal Dev Grants program hands out $275k

The latest round of grants from the fund distributed a total of $275,000 to 17 projects that utilize or enrich the Unreal engine and its community in some way. ]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 12:00:00 EDT
YoYo Games wants to inspire young game devs with GameMaker education package

YoYo Games wants to encourage more people to explore the world of game development by putting together an education package featuring GameMaker Studio 2.]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 12:00:00 EDT
What can student game devs do to avoid crunch?

The structure of a typical college semester seems to almost encourage crunch, so what can devs do to move away from what is often regarded as an unhealthy but all-too-common element of game making]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Learn how these developers are building their careers (so you can improve yours)

We sat down with three up-and-coming game developers to learn how they're navigating the waters of early game development careers these days to see what other developers could learn from.]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 12:00:00 EDT
Studying game dev? The AIAS Foundation is offering three $2.5k scholarships

If you're starting your second year of college or are enrolled in graduate school, take a look at these three game development scholarships being offered for the 2017-18 academic year. ]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:00:00 EDT