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Unity is raising Pro and Plus prices for new subscriptions in 2020  
by Alissa McAloon [10.18.19]
Developers with existing Unity subscriptions won’t be affected by the change, but those that sign up after January 1, 2020 will end up paying a little bit extra.
Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet

Legislators condemn action against Hearthstone pro in letter to Activision Blizzard CEO 5
by Alissa McAloon [10.18.19]
United States senators and representatives have penned a letter to Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick, condemning Blizzard's decision to punish a Hearthstone player's pro-Hong Kong comments.
Social/Online

Call of Duty drops loot boxes in favor of battle passes in Modern Warfare  
by Alissa McAloon [10.17.19]
Past Call of Duty games have included loot boxes, a now-controversial monetization practice, but Modern Warfare publisher Activision says the latest game is taking a different approach.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online

Stadia's wireless controller needs a cord to play on everything but TV at launch  
by Alissa McAloon [10.17.19]
Google Stadia’s November 19 debut isn’t the game streaming service’s full rollout, and news of how some features will be limited at launch serves as a reminder of that as the Founders Edition release draws near.
Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet, Video

Humble Monthly is lightly rebooting as Humble Choice later this year  
by Alissa McAloon [10.18.19]
Humble is giving its monthly game subscription plan Humble Monthly a fresh coat of paint, and a new tiered approach that removes the mystery from the service.
Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online

Registration is now open for GDC 2020!  
by Staff [10.16.19]
Sign up now to attend GDC 2020 at a discount price and gain access to the global game development community for a week of unmatched education, inspiration and networking in San Francisco!
Audio, GDC, Smartphone/Tablet, Social/Online, Indie, Console/PC, Art, Production, Programming, Design, Business/Marketing

College Hearthstone team hit with 6-month ban after showing 'Free Hong Kong' sign 4
by Alissa McAloon [10.16.19]
One week after the original infraction took place, Blizzard has issued bans to the members of the American University Hearthstone team that held up a 'Free Hong Kong' sign during an event stream.
Console/PC, Social/Online

Video Game Deep Cuts: Fortnite's End In Jedi's Order  
by Gamasutra Staff [10.19.19]
This week's highlights include the end (and resurrection) of Fortnite, an early look at Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, plus games from Manifold Garden to Killer Queen Black & Disco Elysium.
Design, Smartphone/Tablet, Social/Online, Indie, Console/PC, Art, Production, Programming



Video Game Deep Cuts: Fortnite's End In Jedi's Order  
by Simon Carless [10.19.19]
This week's highlights include the end (and resurrection) of Fortnite, an early look at Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, plus a whole heap of new titles under the microscope - from Manifold Garden to Killer Queen Black to Disco Elysium and far beyond.
Audio Smartphone/Tablet Social/Online Indie Console/PC Art Production Programming Design Business/Marketing VR

PixelCast 7, Pixels, Bears, and Sacrilegious Santa...  
by Jeremy Alessi [10.18.19]
n PixelCast 7, Jeremy hangs out at Pixels = Pints + Bytes for the latest PixelFest Devs meetup and chats with two local indies about their studios.
Audio Smartphone/Tablet Social/Online Indie Serious Console/PC Art Production Programming Design Business/Marketing VR

Kliuless #54: A Decade of LoL  
by Kenneth Liu [10.17.19]
Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I publish broadly. Opinions are mine.
Business/Marketing Design Production Art Console/PC Serious Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

Should your game be released on early access? 1
by Dan Smiley [10.17.19]
Let's say you're a small indie studio thinking about releasing your next game on early access. What production and business factors should you consider? This post looks into what you might want to think about when checking if early access is right for you
Business/Marketing Production Console/PC Serious Indie Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet VR

10 Best Books for Game Analysts  
by Vasiliy Sabirov [10.16.19]
Find out the list of best books for game analysts which can broaden your horizons.
Business/Marketing Production Serious Social/Online Smartphone/Tablet


Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Gameplay Engineer
Gameplay Engineer

Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Game Network Engineer
Game Network Engineer

Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Backend Engineer
Backend Engineer

Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Game Client Engineer
Game Client Engineer

Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Senior Gameplay Engineer
Senior Gameplay Engineer

Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Senior Game Network Engineer
Senior Game Network Engineer

Bit Fry Game Studios, Inc. — Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
[10.19.19]
Senior Backend Engineer
Senior Backend Engineer

Madison Wells Media — Los Angeles, California, United States
[10.18.19]
Social Media / Community Manager


Wargaming Sydney — Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
[10.17.19]
Senior C++ Engineer (Gameplay Programmer)


Wargaming Sydney — Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
[10.17.19]
Software Engineer (Automation)