The DICE Summit will be held next year at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, which is a change of venue, and it will also be hosting a keynote each day. Speakers announced so far include Gearbox’s Randy Pitchford, thatgamecompany’s Jenova Chen, and Jesse Schell, CEO of Schell Games. The event will close on day three with the 16th Annual DICE Awards. The 2013 DICE Summit runs February 5-8, 2013. Thanks, GI International.
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GTA modding tool OpenIV is back online after discussions between Rockstar and parent company Take-Two
OpenIV is back online alongside an updated version, thanks to Rockstar Games having a chat with Take-Two.
Final Fantasy 15 players can look forward to some announcements pertaining to the game in August, says Square.
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Flower, Flow and Journey creator Thagamecompany hopes to unveil its new self-published title in 2014.
The Global Game Jam, a worldwide event where independent developers churn out games based on a theme within 48 hours, ran this past weekend, and the keynote video has gone up online today.
Xbox One’s big policy reversals have sparked a great deal of debate this year. VG247’s Dave Cook looks at this week’s comments from Jesse Schell and ponders if Microsoft should have stuck to its guns.
Microsoft’s decision to reverse its bold Xbox One policies is a mistake typical of companies that restricts real change, according to veteran game designer Jesse Schell.