The Indie game booth is one of the largest ones at GDC this year and there are a few games being shown that really stand out. For me, one of the stand-out games was Halcyon, a puzzle game for the iPad. Mobile gaming is not my usual preference, but seeing this game really made me want to play it and I’m really glad that I did.
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Famed game designer David Crane talks about his design challenges creating Pitfall for the Atari 2600.
Massively Speaking Episode 139 returns today with the day three impressions of GDC 2011. Shawn and Rubi discuss Runes of Magic Chapter 4 and Battlestar Galactica Online impressions as well as talk about an interview with Nexon’s Daniel Kim. After yesterday’s unexpected leak of the newest Guild Wars 2 profession (the Thief), Shawn talks extensively about his hands-on experience with that class.
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Massively Speaking is the official podcast of Massively.com. Hosted by Editor-in-Chief Shawn Schuster and Community Manager Rubi Bayer, Massively Speaking takes on the week’s biggest news and dev interviews with plenty of opinion, rants, and laughs thrown in for good measure. Join us every Wednesday afternoon to listen in and see what we’ll say next!
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The yet-to-be announced Battlefield 3 will finally be revealed by EA at this year’s GDC. EA confirmed they will be having an unveiling event on March 1, 2011 during the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. Gamers who bought Medal of Honor may have noticed the game came with an exclusive invitation to the Battlefield 3 beta. There have been no new details about when the planned beta will begin.
Is an announcement event for a game we already know about necessary? Are you looking forward to Battlefield 3?
Battlefield 3 does not have a release date but the optimistic believe it will be out in late 2011.
[image from Battlefield: Bad Company 2]
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