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OtherSide Entertainment hires new VP of marketing

Walter Somol joins System Shock 3 developer from Harmonix

Intrepid Studios hires MMO veterans as Kickstarter nears $3m

Ashes of Creation developer recruits more talent from EverQuest and Planetside after smashing its crowdfunding target

By Matthew Handrahan

David Ismailer steps in as new 2K president

Ismailer joined the 2K label as COO when since it first started in 2005

By Matthew Handrahan

Meggan Scavio leaving GDC

Game Developers Conference GM departs next month after 18 years with the event

By Brendan Sinclair

Sega Europe boss Jurgen Post to leave after ten years

John Ward, current Sega Europe CFO, will act as interim COO

By Christopher Dring

Jobs lost at IO Interactive as Square Enix searches for buyer

An unspecified number of the Hitman studio's workforce has left the company in the wake of surprise news from publisher

By James Batchelor

Kerbal Space Program developers hired by Valve

Timeframe for the new hires coincides with departure of eight of Squad's core staff last year

By Matthew Handrahan

Sega Europe names new digital VP

James Schall promoted from director of digital distribution to grow business in PC and console space

By Brendan Sinclair

Curve Digital appoints Alex Moyet as marketing director

Moyet brings experience from Media Molecule and Sony to growing UK publisher

Audiomotion founder Mick Morris joins Kuju

Industry veteran will be Kuju's director of business development

NBCUniversal spinning up mobile games division

Former Disney mobile games leader Chris Heatherly to lead a new mobile game and virtual reality publishing group

By James Brightman

Chris Lee replaces Dan Ayoub at 343 Industries

Studio head of external development departs Halo outfit to work on educational mixed reality offerings at Microsoft

By Brendan Sinclair

Gearbox hires 16 students to make "avant-garde" VR game

Team from SMU Guildhall's Game Lab will start research and development at the Borderlands studio after graduation

Civilization V designer Jon Shafer joins Paradox - under a cloud

Shafer will be game director on new Paradox projects, but his Kickstarted empire builder At The Gates is still years behind schedule

By Matthew Handrahan

Former Lionhead boss joins PlayStation

Stuart Whyte will lead VR product development at London Studio

By Christopher Dring

Roblox appoints VP of developer relations

Grace Francisco plans to encourage diversity within the online platform's community of 1.7m creators

Bossa Studios hires new CMO

Journalist-turned-PR Tracey McGarrigan to head up marketing efforts for Worlds Adrift developer

Former 2K Games exec Neil Ralley joins 505 Games as president

Ralley was general manager for 2K Games International for nearly 11 years

By Christopher Dring

2K president Christoph Hartmann departs

Long-serving Take-Two exec leaves firm after 20 years

By Christopher Dring

Need For Speed creative director joins Amazon Game Studios

Former Criterion dev Craig Sullivan says Seattle-based behemoth is “not messing about” when it comes to games ambitions

By James Batchelor

Chet Faliszek leaves Valve

Writer and VR ambassador confirms amicable split after 12 years

By Dan Pearson

Kalypso Media appoints new strategic advisor

Jürgen Goeldner joins Tropico publisher from Square Enix

GSN CEO stepping down

David Goldhill leaving company later this year, but not before finding new leadership for the company's TV and games businesses

By Brendan Sinclair

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