Charlie Cleveland

#gamemakersnotebook ep.31

Creative Director of Supergiant Games Greg Kasavin (Bastion, Transistor, Pyre, Hades) sits in to guest host a special episode with Charlie Cleveland, Design Director at Unknown Worlds, creators of Subnautica. Greg and Charlie share their experiences with early access development, when to let go of a project, and tabletop games as a source of design inspiration.

continue reading

Jason Graves

#gamemakersnotebook ep.30

Composer Jason Graves (Dead Space series, Tomb Raider, Moss) joins fellow composer Austin Wintory to talk about his different approach to scoring Moss, his career journey to Dead Space, and designing a completely new instrument for Tomb Raider.

continue reading

Garry Schyman

#gamemakersnotebook ep.29

Composer Garry Schyman (Bioshock series, Destroy All Humans series, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor series) sits down with new guest host and fellow composer Austin Wintory (Journey, ABZU, The Banner Saga series, Assassin's Creed Syndicate) to discuss his early career both inside and outside of gaming, the evolution of music in games, the differences to working in film, and creating the score for the Bioshock series.

continue reading

 

God of War Leads the 22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards

with Nine Category Wins Including Game of the Year

This year’s Game of the Year was awarded to God of War by developer SIE Santa Monica Studio and publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment, which takes players on a journey as the Spartan warrior Kratos, a man living outside the shadow of the gods, who with his son Atreus, venture into the brutal Norse wilds and fight to fulfill a deeply personal quest.

continue reading

Bonnie Ross

Hall of Fame Recipient at 22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) is pleased to announce its 23rd Hall of Fame recipient, Bonnie Ross, Microsoft Corporate Vice President and Head of 343 Industries. Ross has been integral in the vision and expansion of the Halo franchise that has continued to excite generations of fans, generating nearly $6 billion in worldwide sales to date and has transcended video games to grow into a global entertainment phenomenon

continue reading

AIAS Museum Exhibit Now Open

Visit us at the Strong National Museum of Play

The Strong National Museum of Play, together with the AIAS, is pleased to announce the debut of an exhibit where guests can learn about game-changing individuals and award-winning video games recognized for outstanding achievement within the interactive entertainment industry.

continue reading