Category Archives: Develop 2011
Tue, Jul 26, 2011 | 18:44 BST
Tue, Jul 26, 2011 | 03:53 BST
Square Enix’s worldwide technology director Julien Merceron has said the next generation of hardware will bring cinema technologies to consoles.
Mon, Jul 25, 2011 | 23:31 BST
Sony has unleashed lots of new information regarding Playstation Vita’s online modes Near, Party, LiveArea and Activity.
Fri, Jul 22, 2011 | 08:41 BST
Former Sony Worldwide Studios head Phil Harrison had a lot to say at Develop this week, giving hardware cycles and crunch time the flick, and highlighting free to play as the future of the industry.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 23:33 BST
EA Sports’ senior vice president of worldwide development Andrew Wilson has said FIFA’s not far from shedding its annual update business model.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 13:11 BST
As his company’s name suggests, nothing can halt Relentless Studios co-founder Andrew Eades. Despite cancelling his Develop presentation, the battler found time to talk to Lewie Procter about the shape of things to come.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 06:46 BST
Rare’s Scott Henson has said Kinect is one step on the path to holodeck-like gaming experiences.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 02:07 BST
Warner Bros. Games general manager and vice president Laura Fryer has criticised the practice of hiring, burning out, and then firing development staff.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 01:46 BST
The BBC’s commercial arm is set to begin publishing independent games as early as next month.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 01:31 BST
The association for UK Interactive Entertainment has launched a £100,000 fund to promote digital industries, with support from TIGA and the Department of Culture Media & Sport.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 07:12 BST
Independent companies cleaned up the Develop Industry Excellence Awards 2011, with Minecraft developer Mojang coming out the clear winner with three awards.
Wed, Jul 20, 2011 | 20:48 BST
Ian Baverstock of Tenshi Ventures and Kuju Entertainment co-founder, told attendees at Develop that Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata’s GDC keynote decrying mobile and social games was a “shocking indictment” of how “obsessed” the firm is with retail.
Wed, Jul 20, 2011 | 14:48 BST
Media Molecule co-founder Alex Evans said during a panel at Develop this morning that at one time, Sony wanted the firm’s LittleBigPlanet to launch as a free-to-play title.
Tue, Jul 19, 2011 | 13:43 BST
Organiser Tandem have confirmed today that Develop 2012 will take place on July 10-12 next year in Brighton. It comes as this year’s event kicks off today, with the keynote being EA Sports SVP Andrew Wilson. Further keynotes include Media Molecule, Phil Harrison and SCE WWS 3D boss Mick Hocking. Tandem’s also confirmed that one-day spin-off events Develop Liverpool and Develop London will respectively take place on November 24 and December 1.
Mon, Jul 18, 2011 | 10:48 BST
This year’s Develop Awards will set a new attendance record for the event, according to a press release sent out by organisers this morning.
Mon, Jul 04, 2011 | 12:09 BST
Develop organisers have announced that the opening keynote of the event, a chat with LittleBigPlanet developer Media Molecule and ex-SCE WWS head Phil Harrison, will be the main headliner later this month. Harrison, who first brought the company to Sony’s attention, will interview co-founders Alex Evans, Mark Healey and Kareem Ettouney for a session called “Living Inside a Molecule” on July 20.
Develop takes place in Brighton between July 19-21.
Wed, Jun 29, 2011 | 11:52 BST
Develop organisers have announced this morning that Sony will be holding a talk at the event on PlayStation Vita. The talk, which will take place on July 20, will see head of developer services Kish Hirani and Sony’s Neil Brown give the first public talk of the handheld in the UK since its NGP-filled unveil in January and Vita unwrapping at E3 earlier this month.
Develop takes place between July 19-21 in Brighton.
Thu, Jun 23, 2011 | 12:23 BST
Intent’s announced that Ian Livingstone’s to be rewarded the Development Legend honour at the Develop Awards next month.
Wed, May 11, 2011 | 11:52 BST
Develop organisers have announced this morning that a PS3 3D post-mortem will take place at the event in July.
Fri, May 06, 2011 | 00:43 BST
This year’s Develop Conference will be keynoted by Iain McCaig, Lucasfilm’s designer on Star Wars Episodes I, II, and III.