New Product Management Roles with adult swim games

It looks like [adult swim] is expanding their Product Management capacities in Atlanta, as they posted two new roles with us this week. You’d get the chance to help drive titles based on both their internal IP and the unique selection of indie titles they help publish. Take a look and see if either role is a fit. Director of … Read More

New Feature – Social Job Shares

We’re now tracking even more job leads, with our new Social Job Leads feature! Finding a job in the games industry can be hard. It might not always feel like it if you’ve been looking for a new job for a while, but there are a LOT of jobs out there that employers are anxious to fill. If you’re a … Read More

Activision Layoffs and New Studios

Activision Blizzard Layoffs News of massive layoffs hit the games industry like a gut punch earlier this week. On Tuesday, Activision Blizzard announced that they were laying off 8% of their total staff (estimated at around 800 jobs). The news was followed up immediately with the company’s fourth quarter earnings call in which they touted 2018 as a record-setting year … Read More

inXile Hiring for Wasteland 3

New Jobs at inXile inXile Entertainment, the formerly indie RPG developer who was recently acquired by Microsoft, has been sharing several tweets over the past few days about open positions on Wasteland 3. The tweets state that they’re looking for an Associate Producer and Engineers, but they’ve got additional roles open as well. inXile is looking for an Associate Producer to … Read More

Second Dinner is Hiring (and Funded)

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Second Dinner is a relatively new studio located in Irvine made up of several veterans from Blizzard, and they just released some big news over Twitter yesterday. The whole video is worth watching as it contains several bits of new info about the new studio (and highlights what looks like a pretty fun crew). The team just moved into their … Read More

Featured Studio – Level Ex

Looking to work on something a little different at your next role? How about building detailed medical games of extreme situations that are played by hundreds of thousands of doctors? If that sounds intriguing, you should check out Level Ex. The team is made up of veteran game devs who come from major development studios like LucasArts, Activision, EA, Telltale, … Read More

Job Leads – 11.25.18

It’s been an eventful few weeks in the games industry! Acquisitions, studio closures, new studios, hiring sprees….we’ve seen a bit of everything. We’re closing out this Thanksgiving weekend by collecting and sharing some of the more interesting stories from the last few weeks, especially the ones that might help you land your next job. Any big opportunities or stories that … Read More

New Studio in Portland – Ready At Dawn

Ready At Dawn has been making games in Irvine, CA for over 15 years. They’ve worked on major franchises like God of War, Daxter, and Okami, as well as their own original titles like The Order: 1886 and the Lone Echo series. This week, they released a major announcement about the future of their company – the opening of a second development studio in Portland, … Read More

Hiring in Cambridge – Zapdot

Zapdot is an independent developer based out of Cambridge, MA, and they’re looking to expand their team. Zapdot is available as a work-for-hire contractor who has worked on projects for studios like Owlchemy Labs, BBC America, and Dejobaan Games. Their recent job posts give some insight into the types of projects that new hires might be working on: “Our work … Read More

New Studio in Seattle – Monster Squad

There have been lots of stories about layoffs and studio closures lately, so it’s great to see some awesome news about a new studio opening up shop in Seattle! Monster Squad is officially in business and is made up of several veterans who played key roles on titles like Torchlight and Borderlands. The new team has set up shop in … Read More