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Gamasutra @ GDC 2012

Gamasutra is the largest web site devoted to the art and business of making games. It offers the latest breaking news on video games, detailed features on the industry, the biggest video game job board around, and a vibrant community of game dev bloggers. See for yourself at


2017 Media & Industry Partners, the largest video game media and platform in china, has been committed to the industry for 14 years with keen sense of industry trends, a wide variety of game news and unique insights. Covering gaming portal, videos and apps, 17173 boasts 410 million monthly active users., under the brand of #1 game portal in China, is a community-supported website providing news, reviews, thousands of game hubs and communities for MMO games & Mobile games. Hundreds of news items and articles are submitted by 2P contributors every day. is the best source of information about the gaming industry, game technology and game art. We've featured interviews, case studies, breakdowns from some of the best industry specialists, including artists and designers from EA DICE, Blizzard, King, Ubisoft, Monolith, Autodesk, Bethesda Softworks, Epic Games.
ArtStation is the showcase platform for games, film, media & entertainment artists. It enables artists to showcase their portfolios in a slick way, discover & stay inspired, and connect with new opportunities. Pro members get a supercharged account, enabling custom domain names, password-protected pages, Pro themes, larger Marmoset 3D Viewer uploads, listings at the top of searches and more!
CEDEC 2017
CEDEC is a technical conference for the computer entertainment developers organized by the CESA, an industry organization in Japan. CEDEC features over 200 sessions by industry-leading developers and offers the latest technical and business information. The 2017 conference is held for three days from August 30th to September 1st in Yokohama and a "call for speakers" is open from February 1 to April 2, 2017.
Control500 is a dedicated micro mortems-website. Micro mortems are 'short reads', 500 words on a particular aspect of a game or its development. You'll find articles on one particular scene, object or design choice. Read now at
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Control Magazine
Control magazine is the online developer magazine for The Netherlands and Belgium. It's a central point of information on the Dutch game industry. Have a look at
Develop Magazine
Develop is the only European-based website and magazine totally focused on the games development sector. It benefits from being able to drill down into technical subjects and agenda-setting issues, whilst offering valuable tips and information to its readers.

Develop is written for creative staff working directly on game projects and using software tools on a daily basis. These include programmers, designers, producers, artists, animators, quality assurance managers, testing executives, audio professionals, musicians and more. is an online community for game developers and technology enthusiasts to learn, share, and connect with the games industry. The social and educational platform provides 300,000 developers with tutorials and blogs, industry news and job listings, active forums, an asset marketplace, and more.
GAMERS-ON magazine is a leading Colombian publication in the broadcasting of digital entertainment, technology and video games. We generate content of interest for our general audience through the printed and digital magazine, the web and the different marketing events for our broad spectrum followers, developers and the industry.
Glixel is Wenner Media’s first-ever digital-only property, dedicated to the world of video games and their central place in pop culture. Glixel provides its audience with fresh, culture-first commentary on the latest stories about games and the people that shape them.
Members of the IASIG help improve the state of the art in audio for games, websites, VR content, and other interactive performances by sharing tips and techniques, studying trends, and creating reports and recommendations that game developers, tool makers, and platform owners use to create better products. Attend our Audio Town Hall Meeting and Mixer at GDC. Find out more at
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) is the largest non-profit membership organization in the world serving all individuals who create games. The IGDA's mission is to advance the careers and enhance the lives of game developers by connecting members with their peers, promoting professional development, and advocating on issues that affect the developer community.
IGDA Japan Chapter
IGDA Japan chapter IGDA Japan chapter has been established in 2002 as a local chapter in Japanese capital area and advanced to Non-profit organization in 2012. There are 8 SIGs, 3 Task forces, 1 working group and we have over 2500 free mail news readers. We hold many seminars, events and cooperate with TGS and CEDEC.
Key Players
Key Players is the biggest classified directory of the German games industry. It provides interesting and surprising insights into the German games market as well as more than 100 in-depth company profiles. In addition to all relevant developers and publishers, you will also find a broad selection of service partners for outsourcing, PR, localization or legal advice. And best of all: You will even get to know the people who are responsible for the German age classification system. The Key Players book is distributed at every major industry event, including GDC.
Making Games
Making Games is Central Europe's leading magazine for professionals in the video game industry, be it print or online at Topics include game and business development. Making Games' online job exchange is the best place for companies to hire employees from Europe and for professionals to find their dream job.
PC Gamer
PC Gamer, the global authority in PC gaming, gives readers major exclusives, in-depth previews, hard-hitting reviews, winning strategies, and easy-to-follow guides to complex technology. Our market-leading positions in technology, gaming, music, and the creative sectors enable your brand, products, and services to gain the attention of our passionate and influential audiences.
Pixel monthly is the biggest Polish magazine dedicated to game culture & business. Pixel reaches 35,000 gamers, industry professionals, media outlets, investors and others interested in the development of the gamedev sector. Pixel provides the latest releases and industry news, interviews with legendary game creators, and retro materials.
SVIEF is a leading high tech platform and business service company based in Silicon Valley. SVIEF manages to maintain an advanced high tech social network by holding events like large-scale conference, monthly and weekly innovation & investment events as well as through online & mobile platforms.

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