Talk & Play #25, Ubisoft opens new studio in Berlin, some podcasts to listen to

Registrations for Talk & Play #25 on May 23rd at the Game Science Center are open, please RSVP via Meetup if you’d like to attend. The three speakers have got something in common: they’re all new Berliners who moved here in the last few weeks. So come and get to know your new neighbours: Brie Code, James Coote and Linsey Raymaekers. Allan Cudicio will be the event host this time, welcoming participants and introducing speakers.

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Here’s a list of games made in Berlin that have been released in the last few weeks. If your project is missing, or if you know of one that should be included, please let me know.


Have you heard? Other news from Berlin

Ubisoft / Blue Byte is opening a new studio in Berlin.

The Computerspielemuseum is turning 20 this year. To celebrate, they’ve released a ZX Spectrum game.

Two games made in Berlin have won a Deutscher Computerspielpreis award in the category “Bestes Nachwuchskonzept”: DYO and ViSP – Virtual Space Port.

The third edition of Codemotion Berlin will take place at Kulturbrauerei Berlin on October 12 & 13. The conference has a GameDev/VR track and is currently looking for speakers. Call for papers deadline is June 15.

A MAZE.’s Melon Game Jam (which included a few submission from Berlin) got featured on Kotaku.

Looking for new podcasts to listen to? I highly recommend checking out Life and Dev – Game makers talk from Berlin by Elise Terranova. If German’s not an issue, you should also give Game Dev Podcast and Poor Player a try.

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Featured image: DYSTROPICANA by artgames.