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Developers At One French Game Studio Have Been On Strike For A Month [UPDATE] Developers At One French Game Studio Have Been On Strike For A Month [UPDATE]

Félix Habert is a game designer and staff representative at Eugen Systems, a small French studio behind several well-received strategy games, including the recent Steel Division: Normandy 44. He joined the company as an intern five years ago, but walked out last month alongside 20 other employees because of unpaid…

Developers At One French Game Studio Have Been On Strike For A Month Developers At One French Game Studio Have Been On Strike For A Month

Félix Habert is a game designer and staff representative at Eugen Systems, a small French studio behind several well-received strategy games, including the recent Steel Division: Normandy 44. He joined the company as an intern five years ago, but walked out last month alongside 20 other employees because of unpaid…

Do you work in the video game industry? Want to talk (anonymously) about layoffs? Whether you're a developer sick of the job instability or a publisher who has had to let good people go, we want to chat. Hit me up.

Who Should Be Responsible For Keeping Violent Games From Children? Who Should Be Responsible For Keeping Violent Games From Children?

A Gallup survey conducted over the weekend finds that while Americans believe the greatest responsibility for keeping violent games out of children's hands lies with parents, they aren't opposed to the government stepping in to help.

How Much Money Can You Make In The Video Game Industry? How Much Money Can You Make In The Video Game Industry?

Everybody wants a job in the video game industry, but which job? The 2009 Game Developer Salary Survey can help you decide, breaking down pay by industry discipline, and making McWhertor's beloved The Tester seem even sillier than it already was.

Video Games Survive Recession, But At What Cost? Video Games Survive Recession, But At What Cost?

Despite the recession and a drop in video game sales last year, December was the biggest month in the history of video games.

Aussie Game Business Gives Aussie Movie Business A Good Thumping Aussie Game Business Gives Aussie Movie Business A Good Thumping

The video game industry is exploding in Australia, with new figures released today showing games revenue double that of box office revenue and 40% larger than the DVD market.

The Economist Considers "Recession-Proof" Games The Economist Considers "Recession-Proof" Games

Yesterday we had a nice argument regarding Factor 5's shutdown and whether the bad economy was to blame. Now, The Economist examines a "recession-proof" business and comes to a few conclusions of its own.

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