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Latest Dragon Ball Movie Levels Up In First Official Trailer

The recent <i>Dragon Ball</i> movie <i>Resurrection of F</i> is gearing up for its Western release this August and we’ve now been graced with its first official Western trailer.<p>The movie was already released back in Japan this April and also received a very limited Western showing, with English subtitles, but this …

Anime

Make Your Own 2d Games With Construct 2

Quick & Easy<p>Bring your work to life in hours and days instead of weeks and months. With Construct 2 making games is a piece of cake: just drag and …

Game Development

Call of Duty's top pro player is stepping away from the game

Following a disappointing finish at last week's Call of Duty Championships, Matthew "NaDeSHoT" Haag, one of the most recognizable individual eSports stars, is stepping down from his captaincy of top Call of Duty team OpTic gaming and leaving competitive video gaming, but only temporarily, he …

Career Spotlight: What I Do as a Game Designer

Designing a video game sounds like a dream job: getting paid to live in your imagination and think of new worlds that other will people will …

Everyone Has a Great View in a Spinning Apartment Building

One designer's solution to class conflict caused by blocked views.<p>The biggest class conflict for coming generations will not be access to good education or medical care. It will be who has the best view. Or that's what industrial designer Shin Kuo is kind of implying, writing:<p>According to my …

San Francisco

Asus ROG Unveils Sleek and Slim GR6 PC Game Console

Small in size, quiet in operationWe still have a few months to go before official Steam Machine systems enter the market, but in the meantime, OEMs, …

Nvidia GeForce

Colorful New Razer Gaming Keyboard Revealed, Rated for 60 Million Keystrokes

PC gaming company Razer has announced the latest addition to its Chroma series of gaming keyboards, the Razer BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma Keyboard.<p>Available now from the company's website for $140, the Tournament Edition Chroma Keyboard has <i>16.8 million</i> customizable color options, a …

PlayStation 4 US hardware sales beat the Xbox One in March

The NPD Group did not offer specific hardware unit numbers for any consoles during March in the US, and neither Sony nor Microsoft chose to reveal …

Save 95% and learn to design killer games with the Zero to Hero Game Developer Bundle

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>Embark …

Elder Scrolls Online Launches PC To Console Migration Option For £12.99

Gamers that own a copy of the Elder Scrolls Online game for their PC or Mac are now able to take advantage of a new limited time migration option …

Gaming Industry

Summer Camp for Gamers: The Game Experience, Part 4 - What People Say

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>Are your kids into videogames, and do they want to learn more about making them? Then The Game Experience may be the perfect …

Game Development

UNITY 3D – Game Programming – Part 10

Introduction<p>In part ten of the article series we will enhance our GameMaster.cs code base and also give the player some options in the game play. I …

Game Development

The Best Free Tools for Making Your Own Video Games

With the recent release of the free version of the Unreal Engine and the announcement of the free Source 2 Engine, you now have even more options for …

Unreal Engine 4 now free for all

Epic Games has announced that its development suite Unreal Engine 4 is now free for everyone.<p>Where’s the catch? You might have to pay a royalty per …

Game Development

Magic: Origins sees the card battling series go free-to-play

If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.<p>Card battling series Magic: The Gathering is going free-to-play in its latest iteration, Magic: Origins, which drops on Xbox One, PC, and iPad this July, with a PlayStation 4 version to follow. Magic creator Wizards of the Coast is promising “limitless free-to-play …

Smite Brings Its Godly Combat to Xbox One

SAN FRANCISCO -- PC gamers have long enjoyed plenty of battle arena games, such as League of Legends and DOTA 2. But console fans have been left out …

Designing puzzles for adventure games - Analyzing Monkey Island 2 puzzle dependencies and balancing

<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …

Nvidia Unveils Shield Game Console And Set-Top Box Streamer, Powered By Tegra X1

When Nvidia announced their new Tegra X1 system on a chip at CES in Las Vegas in January, there was a modest buzz about the company’s new low power, 8-core, 64-bit ARM-based architecture with Nvidia’s special graphics sauce on board. Not only does Tegra X1 look strong in terms of core processor …

Source 2 will be free; won't ask for royalties

It's battle of the engines at this year's GDC. It's a war on two fronts: prettiness and price. In other words, what will the engine let developers …

How to create a quick blog or social media image with Canva for iPad

Canva is a terrific tool for creating all sorts of designs quickly and easily. From social media images such as Facebook covers, Pinterest graphics, …

Infographics

What Will The PS5 And Xbox Two Be Like?

Sony and Microsoft are already planning for their next generation consoles<p>The current console generation (or is it the next generation?!) is not yet …

Technique to apply bouncy breasts and hair physics?

Joined:Jun 28, 2009<p>Posts:109<p>So I am creating a game, currently in development for Unity3D using Autodesk 3D Studio Max, and have the main character …

Shark Punch raises $1.2M to fix game discovery with its Playfield community platform

In an increasingly hectic game industry, discovery is a big problem. Players have trouble finding great new works, and developers worry about their games getting noticed.<p>Finnish developer Shark Punch says it can fix the problem of game discovery with its Playfield community platform, which enters …

Reddit tricks Google into thinking a potato is a gaming console

Aware of their enhanced visibility and influence within Google’s “In the news” search results—which increasingly point toward non-traditional media …

Here's What You'll Need To Run Battlefield Hardline On PC

By Dom on 3 Feb, 2015: published <b>about 12 months ago</b><p>Here’s What You’ll Need To Run Battlefield Hardline On PC<p>With the Battlefield Hardline beta …

Nvidia GeForce

Move Over Far Cry 4, This Is How You Do Mountains

It's not that <i>Far Cry 4's</i> version of The Himalayas is ugly, far from it, but just <i>look at this</i>.<p>The map was made by artist Simon Barle of DICE, who also …

Unreal Engine

Game Development in Go

I haven’t been a professional game developer in a very long time, but I do still have a bit of nostalgia for it (the actual programming, not the …

PLAYBOX, A Combination of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Video Game Consoles in a Single Laptop

Fort Myers, Florida-based engineer Edward Zarick of EdsJunk has used his skills to create the PLAYBOX, a combination of the Xbox One and PlayStation …

Saturday, 1.4M people were playing Minecraft at the same time; half multiplayer, half single

Microsoft's purchase of <i>Minecraft</i> certainly hasn't put any sort of damper on the continued success of the wildly popular open-word crafting game.<p>Developer Mojang on Friday announced it finally had a way to track how many people were currently playing the game online on PC.<p>A few minutes later Adams, …

[Updated Price] Alienware Alpha Review -- A Promising Gateway To PC Gaming

<i>UPDATE: I just received word from Alienware that the Alpha console is getting $50 trimmed from its price tag. It’s now retailing for $499. In the below review I state that it’s “a petite system that represents a real value,” and that’s even truer now.</i><p>There’s a big difference between stating your …