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Senioren Computer Club Berlin-Mitte will acquire robotic training modules with GameDuell’s festive donation
01.02.2016  | by Axel | published under Charity

At GameDuell we want to entertain players of all ages and give them a good time. With this in mind, we actively support initiatives which promote computer literacy and technology skills.

GameDuell TechTalk with Greg Luck
17.12.2015  | by Axel | published under TechTalk

On 11 February 2016 the Hazelcast CEO will speak about the standardized Java caching layer API JCache.

Howard Phillips: “Game Design is Art and Science.”
12.11.2015  | by Olga | published under GameDuell

GameDuell’s Head of Game Design and User Experience Howard Phillips talks about engaging gameplay and the psychology of game design.

Friends, Family and Many Spooky Creatures: GameDuell’s Halloween Party
06.11.2015  | by Katja | published under Events

Once a year the giant Fluffy, who inhabits our lounge, is transformed into a ghastly Halloween ghost and celebrates along with our equally hauntingly disguised team members at our spine-tingling Halloween party!

Our quarterly donation goes to ‘Die Gelbe Villa’ Berlin
20.10.2015  | by Fabian | published under Charity

GameDuell chooses one project each quarter for a donation to a charity project. This time, we decided to support ‘Die Gelbe Villa’ in Berlin, a creative and educational center for children and youths.

Newbie Cooking at GameDuell
15.10.2015  | by Olga | published under GameDuell

The best way to bring people together isn’t just games – it’s food! That’s why every once in a while we invite all new team members to the Newbie Cooking Session, where we all get to know each other while preparing a meal and welcome aboard our newcomers. Currently, GameDuell has 215 members from 35 different countries – but, with the effort of our amazing HR team, this list is expanding every month.

Ian Bowden: “Let your drawings speak on their own.”
12.10.2015  | by Olga | published under GameDuell

Ian Bowden, former Grand Theft Auto rock-star and current Art Director at GameDuell, in a delightful interview about sketching people on the subway, his favourite games and how your background defines you as an artist.

 

GameDuell supports AMANDLA Computer Training Project
24.09.2015  | by Fabian | published under Charity

Computer skills are becoming increasingly important nowadays. They can not only open new doors into the job market, but also help with better exploiting one’s personal potential. This is why we gladly contributed to Non-Profit Organization AMANDLA’s computer training project in Cape Town with a monetary donation. The training provided 15 young adults aged between 18 to 25 with a certified education in computer usage.

 

How we ran the B2RUN
11.09.2015  | by Olga | published under Events

On the 10th of September, Berlin witnessed the final round of the biggest company run in the country – the B2RUN. The sporty team of GameDuell couldn’t, of course, ignore an event of such importance and on a stormy Friday afternoon 9 of us went to the monumental Olympiastadion to take part in a 6km long run with other 14 000 participants.

 

Summer in GameDuell: Tomatoes, Barbecues and 38C Heat
03.09.2015  | by Olga | published under Berlin

Even though Berlin summers are usually capricious and unpredictable, this year we were blessed with lots of joyful and colorful days – days that were, in fact, pretty hot. And by ‘pretty hot’ we mean 38 degrees Celsius. So of course there was a great deal of ice cream in the office and a number of refreshing outdoor activities. But what else did we do this summer?