SciTechBlog   « Back to Blog Main
February 18, 2008

GDC 2008 – Game On

Posted: 03:14 PM ET

This week, I am reporting from the 2008 Game Developers Conference, taking place in San Francisco, California.

”ALT

Less of a trade show and more of an idea exchange for producers and programmers alike, GDC offers a unique insight into the overall direction of the billion dollar video game industry, where it's been in the past year, and where it's headed.

Today being the opening day, the overall vibe is fairly subdued. I'm told that much of the "action" doesn't usually get underway until mid-week.

When the concept of what the overall theme of the conference might be, Sibel Sunar, a publicist with 47 Communications, which represents the Conference itself says, "the focus of the show could change three times in the next three days."

That's not to imply that the GDC is completely lacking focus, but with a range of programs covering nearly every aspect of the gaming space; from hard-core to casual, mobile to massively-multiplayer – it can be hard to boil down the overall "message" of the conference in a single sentence.

Along with attempting to give you a glimpse into what's next in the industry, I will also be attending several "off-site" demos of new games and hardware that will be making their way to your PCs and consoles in the coming year – and will do my best to bring you as much of that information during the next few days – both here in the SciTech blog and on CNN.com Live in a special edition of "Get Your Game On."

For more on the conference and the depth of what is expected to be covered, check out the official web-site.

Filed under: Games • Gaming


Share this on:
joe blaschka III   February 18th, 2008 5:02 pm ET

Make sure you go check out netdevils new jumpgate evolutions


Jeff Rodriges   December 20th, 2020 5:56 pm ET

Hey, nice art i add your blog to my rss!

http://6dollarmillion.xyz


generic tadalafil   January 7th, 2021 7:23 am ET

I am glad for writing to make you know what a magnificent encounter my friend's girl gained studying your web site. She learned several pieces, which include what it's like to possess an awesome helping nature to let other folks without problems understand various very confusing topics. You undoubtedly surpassed visitors' expected results. Thanks for supplying those warm and helpful, trustworthy, revealing not to mention unique tips on your topic to Tanya. https://hillsdaledowcenter.com/


cialis online   January 7th, 2021 4:46 pm ET

A lot of thanks for all your efforts on this site. Gloria loves engaging in investigation and it's easy to understand why. Almost all know all concerning the dynamic means you give helpful secrets on the web blog and as well encourage contribution from others on that concern plus our daughter is always discovering a lot. Have fun with the remaining portion of the new year. You're the one conducting a good job. https://lvagroupinc.com/


risperidone   January 8th, 2021 8:20 pm ET

Thanks for your entire labor on this web site. My mother take interest in participating in research and it is simple to grasp why. My spouse and i notice all regarding the powerful tactic you produce useful thoughts via your website and in addition recommend response from the others on this subject then our own princess is truly studying a whole lot. Take pleasure in the rest of the year. You have been performing a superb job. https://risniarisperidone.com/


sinequan no rx   January 9th, 2021 5:59 am ET

I precisely desired to say thanks again. I'm not certain the things I could possibly have achieved in the absence of the basics contributed by you about my area of interest. Completely was a challenging circumstance for me, but being able to view a expert approach you dealt with it forced me to cry for contentment. Extremely grateful for the advice and believe you are aware of a powerful job that you're accomplishing educating many people all through a site. I'm certain you've never come across all of us. https://sinequandoxepin.com/#


Genaro Nohel   January 11th, 2021 1:01 am ET

Very interesting information!Perfect just what I was searching for!

https://www.electricpercolatorcoffeepot.com/10-top-coffee-bloggers/


Nisha Kratzer   January 11th, 2021 11:52 pm ET

I got what you intend, appreciate it for posting .Woh I am lucky to find this website through google.

http://yourmatrixcashmachine.com


Winston Villescas   January 28th, 2021 10:26 pm ET

wonderful publish, very informative. I'm wondering why the opposite experts of this sector don't understand this. You should proceed your writing. I am confident, you have a great readers' base already!

https://www.electricpercolatorcoffeepot.com/10-top-coffee-bloggers/


generic zithromax 500mg   February 12th, 2021 5:46 pm ET

z pak wiki zithromax 500 azithromycin drugs


clozapine   February 18th, 2021 2:54 am ET

chloroquine drug class chloroquine side effects cloriquine


viagra online prescription free   February 27th, 2021 10:56 am ET

https://genericviagragog.com generic viagra cost


ClarkPring   March 1st, 2021 7:56 pm ET

w3qau 3nd0h zwmo


Ronald Spink   March 4th, 2021 9:40 am ET

Its good as your other articles : D, appreciate it for posting . "History is a pact between the dead, the living, and the yet unborn." by Edmund Burke.

https://www.electricpercolatorcoffeepot.com/10-top-coffee-bloggers/


Pierre Widger   March 4th, 2021 11:07 am ET

I¡¦ve learn a few good stuff here. Definitely worth bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how much attempt you place to create one of these wonderful informative web site.

https://www.electricpercolatorcoffeepot.com/10-top-coffee-bloggers/


Industrielle Dampfkessel für ganz Deutschland   March 8th, 2021 8:48 pm ET

865770 123215Hello! Very good stuff, please keep us posted when you post once more something like that! 917253


parkinson and alprostadil   April 4th, 2021 1:44 pm ET

how do i use alprostadil urethral suppository https://alprostadildrugs.com/ ed medications injectable


warnings for vardenafil maximum dose   April 5th, 2021 6:20 pm ET

levitra vardenafil 40 mg https://vegavardenafil.com/ vardenafil levitra


sildenafil levitra   April 7th, 2021 3:59 am ET

sildenafil online prices https://eunicesildenafilcitrate.com/ sildenafil 5mg price


tadalafil daily use   April 7th, 2021 10:13 pm ET

generic tadalafil 40 mg https://elitadalafill.com/ tadalafil pills


canada viagra   April 15th, 2021 12:46 am ET

what is the brand name for the generic drug for viagra in canada https://canadaviagrastore.com/ viagra canada over the counter


cialis, sale, canadian pharm.   April 15th, 2021 9:59 am ET

buy cialis online canadian https://canadacialisstore.com/ canadian pharmacy 5 mg daily cialis


tadalafil 40 mg daily   April 16th, 2021 8:41 pm ET

40 mg tadalafil https://elitadalafill.com/ tadalafil 30 mg


Leave Your Comment


 

CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.


subscribe RSS Icon
About this blog

Are you a gadgethead? Do you spend hours a day online? Or are you just curious about how technology impacts your life? In this digital age, it's increasingly important to be fluent, or at least familiar, with the big tech trends. From gadgets to Google, smartphones to social media, this blog will help keep you informed.

subscribe RSS Icon
twitter
Powered by WordPress.com VIP