Gabe Newell To Face J.J. Abrams At D.I.C.E. Keynote Discussion

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences has announced that Valve's Gabe Newell and Star Trek (and now Star Wars) director J. J. Abrams will be opening up 2013's D.I.C.E. Summit—with a joint discussion about storytelling, no less. Says Martin Rae, president of the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences: » 1/28/13 7:13am 1/28/13 7:13am

End of an Era: Jay Mohr Won't Host the DICE Gaming Awards This Year

Comedian Jay Mohr won't be hosting the annual video game awards show at the D.I.C.E. Summit in Las Vegas this year. He's hosted the awards every year since 2006, merrily insulting part of his audience full of gaming industry professionals and snarking about video games for over half a decade. » 1/14/13 11:00am 1/14/13 11:00am