From Gamasutra: GDC organizers want to remind you that you still have time to propose a talk for one of the Game Developers Conference 2017 Summits or the VR-focused VRDC at GDC 2017 — but that time is almost up! The call for talk submissions for the VRDC and the specialized Summits that help open […]
September 2016 Game Industry Events Calendar
To help you plan attendance for this month’s game industry conferences, conventions, festivals and other events, we post a consolidated list of events each month. View the complete September event list below! September 2016 Game Industry Events Calendar: Click here…
Get 10% Off Austin Game Conference Tickets!
Get 10% Off Austin Game Conference tickets! Use our code: EFGVIP and register at: http://austingamecon.com/register. The 10% is above and beyond any discounts already in place on the AGC website! The Austin Game Conference and Expo (AGC 2016) is September…
Events for Gamers at GDC 2016
If you are going to the Game Developers Conference (GDC) this year, where might you find the E4G crew? Aside from being at many of the talks, expo floor, networking haunts and parties, there are select events at GDC we…
Embed the Calendar On Your Website!
You can now embed the calendar onto your own website! Options are available for both the Complete Calendar, as well as the sidebar Upcoming Events view. Just grab the code for each in the provided links and then place into…
Q&A: Donna Prior Talks About OrcaCon, Games
Events for Gamers normally covers computer and consoles game industry events but has been eager to grow into the vast board and card game industry for a while now. As its mission statement reflects, OrcaCon is a true games and…
Want to Join the Events for Gamers Team?
Do you want to join a team that’s focused on promoting game industry events? We’re looking for volunteers to cover game cons, fanfests and other events. We need people throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. Responsibilities: Coordinate with an editor…
From Gamasutra: The indie game market is intimidating and confusing. Digital distribution and highly-accessible game engines have led to a crowded marketplace where making a good game doesn’t necessarily equate to success. While many developers still bring their games to market on their own, in the past couple years there has been a rise of […]
Montreal, September 16th 2016— Montreal International Game Summit – MIGS16 welcomes its opening keynote: Gaming’s Gold Rush by Adam Boyes, a key figure in the video game industry and CEO of Iron Galaxy Studios. Previously at Sony Interactive Entertainment America, Midway Games and Capcom, Boyes will share his extremely valuable views on how record breaking […]
Arlington, VA, September 12, 2016 – The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ today announced its first keynote speaker for CES® 2017: NVIDIA co-founder and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang, who will deliver the event’s preshow address at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, Jan. 4. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association, CES will run Jan. 5-8, 2017, in Las […]
During PAX West, I was invited to a Logitech press event that showcased a new lineup of Prodigy PC gaming peripherals. The company unveiled a mouse, the G403; a keyboard, the G213; and a headset, the G231. G213 Keyboard The G213 keyboard was presented on stage to have 12 programmable macro keys. Similar to Logitech’s recent […]
Each year, Penny Arcade Expo allocates more floor space to indie titles, and this year may have been the best year for exploring the wide array of future games coming on the independent scene. Here are five of my favorites that I played during the event: 1. ‘Echo’ “Echo” is a third-person stealth action game […]
From Geekwire.com: It’s going to be tough for the organizers of PAX to out-do themselves after this. For the big finale of the thirteenth annual PAX West (and twenty-fifth PAX overall) Penny Arcade Director of Events Ryan Hartman created a full-sized replica of the “Video Armageddon” tournament finale set from the “The Wizard”. Well-known among […]
Advanced Micro Devices, or AMD, has been dueling in silicon with Intel for decades. Given the long rivalry, it should not be a surprise that during the Intel Developer Forum 2016 in San Francisco this year, AMD hosted a rival announcement-focused event a hop, skip and jump away. MCed by Lisa Su, AMD CEO, and […]
To help you plan attendance for this month’s game industry conferences, conventions, festivals and other events, we post a consolidated list of events each month. View the complete September event list below! September 2016 Game Industry Events Calendar: Click here for the main calendar view. September 2-5: Dragon Con (Atlanta, USA) 2-5: Gateway Strategicon (Los […]
The Intel Developer Forum 2016 (IDF) recently took place in San Francisco before an audience of 6,000 attendees from all walks of technological life. A few major innovations relevant to gamers and game developers emerged from the annual developers showcase for the Intel ecosystem. Here are a few of the key takeaways from IDF we […]
Red Bull is one of those familiar brands that has long been associated with marathon gaming sessions. It’s recently taken its brand further into the multibillion dollar world of eSports. As mentioned in our most recent eSports Zone, Red Bull is working with Capcom’s Pro Tour across the United States this year in the quest […]
As we round the one-month-to-go mark before the return of the Austin Game Conference (AGC), the conference news mill is churning out plenty of updates, from keynotes, to partner events, to parties and more. Direct from the organizer via email, here’s all the news that’s fit to cut ‘n’ paste: 1. Jamil Moledina, Games Strategic […]