GDC 2010 Round Up
The Game Developers Conference (GDC) Online was held through October 5-8, 2010 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. The event had the presence of some Blizzard developers including Battle.net Project Director Greg Canessa. A few Diablo III and Starcraft II interviews are starting to pour into the internet.
- Gamespot: Next Starcraft II Due Early 2012?
- Dustin Browder: Zerg Balance Plans
- Gamasutra: Battle.net’s Canessa – Building Gaming Networks
Blizzard Entertainment won the Best Community Relations Award at the First Annual Game Developers Choice Online Awards. Big kudos to Nethaera, Bashiok, Karune and the whole Community Team.
The Best Community Relations Award
The Best Community Relations Award honors the currently operating online game that provides the highest quality community feedback and experience, including customer support, forum moderation and leadership, weblog and information updates, real-life events, and other community outreach.
- Blizzard Community Team
- Wizard101 (KingsIsle Entertainment)
- Free Realms (Sony Online Entertainment)
- EVE Online (CCP)
- Guild Wars (ArenaNet)
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