• Chat app Discord opens official game channels

    3 days ago - By Engadget

    Gaming-focused chat app Discord is partnering with developers on official chat channels. Verified Servers are places where a game's community can hang out, talk and get news straight from the teams that made the games. Think of them like official for...
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  • Riot Games' Founders Shift Focus Back To Game Development

    Riot Games' Founders Shift Focus Back To Game Development

    3 days ago - By GameInformer

    Riot Games is getting a management restructure, as the studio's co-founders step back to focus their attention on what they say they enjoy most: making games. According to a post from Marc "Tryndamere" Merrill and Brandon "Ryze" Beck, The League of Legends studio is going to be led by three longtime employees.
    Dylan Jadeja will be the new CFO, Scott Gelb is the new CTO, and Nicolo Laurent will be taking over as president of the company. Meanwhile, Merrill and Beck say they're heading back to the game-development trenches. They aren't saying specifically what that means, but they did say...
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