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Gamer Voices on Social Topics – T.R. Red Skies Gaming Blog

A call to arms to encourage more gamers to speak up about social issues and help gaming become better and more inclusive. … It is a public discussion about something that is extremely important for game design and art in general: Does a game developer have the right to follow his artistic vision of a subject, or does he have to water down his art with political correctness and include sufficient numbers of Alliance characters, women, gays, and handicapped persons in his picture of

Zynga Chief Game Designer, Brian Reynolds, Leaves The Company

Brian Reynolds, the chief game designer of Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA)'s team has left the stressed social game developer, according to the reports of Polygon. Zynga gave a confirmation of the departure of Reynolds, but did …

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CrayonPixel's Atlas Raider aims to deliver board game experience …

Social game developer CrayonPixel is gearing up to launch its debut title, Atlas Raider, which it's partnering with Zynga to publish. We sat down to talk to the studio's GM and director of game design Jaxon Fang about what to …

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Systems Integration Engineer (financial district)

About Us: 6waves is the second largest social game developer, producing some of the most recognized games on Facebook, such a Ravenwood Fair and Ravenskye City. Imagine what you can do working side by side some of the most … Our flagship game, Ravenwood Fair, has been nominated for Best Social Network Game, Best Online Game Design , and Best Audio for an Online Game! We are adding an integration engineer to work out of our SF office and …

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Gamasutra: Shay Pierce's Blog – All Games Are About Choices

Today I read a very thoughtful blog post by a game designer who I greatly admire, but with whom I absolutely disagree: Chris DeLeon wrote a scathing dismissal of the argument that games like Galaga are based on interesting decisions. …. He currently holds the position of Lead Game Developer at social game developer OMGPOP, Inc. Shay develops games and lives in Austin, Texas, and doesn't plan on changing either of those things in this lifetime.] …

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Social Agent: Game Industry Realities

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CivVille: Civ World Revealed | Rock, Paper, Shotgun

I am a Facebook game developer myself and I have to agree with everyone above. Facebook games are no more than an excuse nowadays to money making. I can’t blame companies since Social games are the most profitable games considered the …. @Till: And there’s a reason that all persistent games include a mechanic that penalises you if you don’t log in for a week. (Hint: It may involve genuine game design , not necessarily fleecing your customers). @Vinraith: This game? …

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ComAngle Entertainment – Game Developer

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ComAngle Entertainment – Game Developer

Game Design notes from "Another Castle" #6 & #7 – [self setGameDev …

I usually make one post per episode of the podcast Another Castle I listen to, but since there wasn’t much of anything pertinent to my game design needs in the episode 6, I decided to bundle it with episode 7 which featured Eric Zimmerman. … does the game fit in the culture) should always be in mind when designing a game; a good game is something that reward really deep competitive play; a game developer must be in tune with their own sense of pleasure (sensory, social , …

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Blue Fang Games – Senior Flash Game Artist – iPhone, iPad, PC …

Blue Fang Games is an independent game developer focused on applying proven game design and development principles to the new social , online and mobile game platforms. Our first Facebook game, Zoo Kingdom, is one of the fastest growing …

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