QA and Support

Section about testing and building support departments in the gaming industry. News, advice, and case studies.

During the recent BAFTA Games Mental Health Summit, a group of actors shared their insights on enhancing mental health support in the industry. This panel, coordinated by performance capture and voice director Kate Saxon, included well-known figures such as Doug Cockle (The Witcher), Alix Wilton Regan (Assassin's Creed Origins), Jessica Hayles (Dead Island 2), and Robert Gilbert (Ghost Recon Breakpoint). The conversation centered around creating secure workspaces, providing support for diverse acting methodologies, and ensuring that actors are involved throughout the development process—from auditions to the final release of the game
Tomorrow Valve will start testing the official version of Steam for China. However, local users expressed their dissatisfaction with what was happening. They fear that they will soon be deprived of the opportunity to play thousands of games due to the unavailability of the international version of the store.What is the dissatisfaction of gamers?
Blizzard announced the start of closed alpha testing of Diablo Immortal, a mobile offshoot of the famous RPG. Only users from Australia will be able to participate in it. They will have to check the technical condition of the project. At the same time, the game still does not have a release date.
Electronic Arts is boycotting again, this time by FIFA 18 fans. Sportssim fans launched the #FixFIFA campaign with an appeal not to buy the game on sale on the occasion of “Black Friday” until the developers fix their mistakes.
The phrase “games are a service” is already perceived as a banality today. But when developing, it often happens that developers forget about it. And they continue to work with the game as an end product.
Promwad Electronics Design Center announces the launch of a service for comprehensive testing of Android applications, which will ensure high quality software products and their correct operation on smartphones, tablets and other devices running Android OS.