GDC 2020


Game Developers Conference Announces "GDC Summer" For August

GDC 2020 Announces Their Summer Event Will Go Digital

GDC 2020 was one of the first big events to be affected by this, and they set up a GDC Summer 2020 event in its place Since then, a lot of the events that were aiming to take place later in the summer or fall have basically been on standby waiting to see how things[...]

Game Developers Conference Announces "GDC Summer" For August

Game Developers Conference Announces "GDC Summer" For August

The organizers behind the Game Developers Conference will be giving it another shot in August with an in-person event called GDC Summer. After the coronavirus nixed plans in March, which should be happening as of when we're writing this article, the convention said they'd look ahead to see what they could do. Now we know […]

A New Leak Claims The PS5 Will Be Revealed In March 2020

Sony Reveals Some Details About The PS5 Today, But Not Everything

In place of what would have been their GDC 2020 presentation, Sony Interactive Entertainment offered some details about what's coming in the PS5 The company showed off what they called "The Road To PS5" on a monitor, while a small audience that looked like the silhouettes from MST3K sat in the front row The presentation[...]

"Psychonauts" Limited Physical Edition Released To Help GDC Relief Fund

Starting tomorrow, iam8bit and Limited Run Games will be selling a limited run of a physical edition of Double Fine's Psychonauts to help GDC attending studios. The run will be limited to 1,000 copies for the PS4, with 10% of the proceeds going toward the GDC Relief Charity initiative. This one will come with an all-new exclusive […]

GDC 2020 Has officially Been Postponed

GDC 2020 Announces Virtual Awards & Talk Schedule

GDC 2020 may be postponed as an event, but organizers have decided they will continue to run some of the plans strictly online The organization will provide free streaming content from March 16th-20 between 9am-5pm each day, featuring many of the original speakers who would have been at the event in person This includes the[...]

GDC 2020 Has officially Been Postponed

GDC 2020 Has Officially Been Postponed

This afternoon, after several cancelations and pullouts, GDC 2020 has officially been postponed and will not take place this March Organizers issued the statement below to all media outlets, merchants, vendors, attendees, and more to let them know the details While not specifically mentioned in the information below, it's clear having multiple companies pull from[...]

Electronic Arts Pulls Out Of GDC 2020 Over Coronavirus

The latest company to pull out of GDC 2020 this week is Electronic Arts as they've cited the coronavirus as their main reason Word got out from the company, not by any official channels, but through a LinkedIn update The update in question came from Alex Sherer, who is an Ad Product Development Specialist at[...]

Kojima Productions’ Ken-Ichiro Imaizui Has Departed The Company

Kojima Productions Has Now Backed Out Of GDC 2020 Over Coronavirus

Continuing the trend of companies bailing from conventions due to the coronavirus, Kojima Productions has pulled out of GDC 2020 The company posted a notice on its website informing attendees of the tough decision they had to make this year The statement was pretty brief, but it confirms Hideo Kojima will not be in attendance.[caption[...]

Google Announces Its Plans For GDC 2020

Google Announces Its Plans For GDC 2020 & Developers Summit

This afternoon, Google slightly revealed what they've got planned for GDC 2020 this year, but it may not be the full picture On the events section of their With Google website, the company posted that they will be a part of two events in San Francisco The first is the Developer Summit taking place between[...]

Hideo Kojiam is Hosting a Special Talk at GDC 2020

Hideo Kojima is Hosting a Special Talk at GDC 2020

[caption id="attachment_1148039" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Kojima Productions[/caption]If you're headed to GDC 2020 this year, or you know someone who is, you might want to try to catch a very special talk that's set to take place there.Hideo Kojima will be headed to the show to speak about his design philosophy behind Death Stranding[...]

20th Game Developers Choice Awards Releases List Of Finalists

Another set of awards announced for GDC 2020 week as the Game Developers Choice Awards released their list of finalists Completely separate from the IGF Awards, but held in conjunction with them These will be presented on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 6:30pm at the San Francisco Moscone Center You can check out the entire[...]

22nd Annual Independent Games Festival Finalists Revealed

22nd Annual Independent Games Festival Finalists Revealed

Earlier today, the Independent Games Festival (IGF) revealed the finalists for the 22nd Annual Independent Games Festival happening during GDC 2020 We have the full list of nominees for you here, along with honorable mentions for each category The awards ceremony will take place on March 18th, 2020 as one of the many events happening[...]