Heads up, devs: Eleven Ventures is a new game-focused investment firm

This week marks the public debut of Palo Alto, CA-based Eleven Ventures, a new venture capital firm that aims to partner with startups in “high-growth sectors” like VR/AR, eSports, and video games. …

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Japan’s SNES Classic gets Famicom look and tweaked game selection

 Everyone’s excited about the SNES Classic Edition, what with its twee 90’s look and fantastic selection of games. But as with its NES predecessor, the Japanese version of the device is significantly different, outside and in — here are the differences between the two. Read More

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Japan’s SNES Classic gets Famicom look and tweaked game selection

 Everyone’s excited about the SNES Classic Edition, what with its twee 90’s look and fantastic selection of games. But as with its NES predecessor, the Japanese version of the device is significantly different, outside and in — here are the differences between the two. Read More

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Google News gets a fresh coat of paint

 After years of sticking with essentially the same design, nobody was going to accuse Google News of looking modern. While the rest of the company’s portfolio received major facelifts in recent years, Google News started looking a bit neglected (and cluttered). That’s all changing today. Read More

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Get some great tips to improve your level design skills

Level design can be a tricky task, so we tried to improve our skills while getting great advice from some top-notch game developers from across the globe. …

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Video: Crafting epic, interactive music for Final Fantasy XV

At GDC 2017 Square Enix audio programmer Sho Iwamoto takes the stage stage to explain how the Final Fantasy XV team designed a custom system to allow for interactive music that still sounds epic. …

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