A Short Hike Wins the Seumas McNally Grand Prize at the 22nd Annual Independent Games Festival Awards

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SAN FRANCISCO – March 18, 2020 – Adam Robinson-Yu’s A Short Hike won the Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game at the 22nd annual Independent Games Festival (IGF) Awards tonight. Originally scheduled to take place during the now-postponed Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, the IGF Awards ceremony was reformatted as a […]

Untitled Goose Game Sneaks Away with the Win for Game of the Year at the 20th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

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SAN FRANCISCO – March 18, 2020 – House House’s runaway viral sensation, Untitled Goose Game, was honored by the game development community with the prize of Game of the Year at tonight’s 20th annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) ceremony. Originally scheduled to take place during the now-postponed GDC, the Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony […]

Events for Gamers Offers Discord Channel for Game Industry Professionals

Events for Gamers Discord Chat

For hundreds of millions around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their ability to go about day-to-day life. Among the many changes are hundreds of canceled, postponed or online-only events, as many companies and individual professionals shift to working remotely. Events for Gamers is aware of what a massive change in the events and […]

Game Industry Offers Support and Alternatives After GDC 2020 Postponement

Most likely you’ve seen the widely publicized news that one of the most influential events in game development, this Game Developers Conference (GDC 2020), the organizers say, will be postponed to sometime this summer. About 29,000 attendees were expected in San Francisco this mid-March, before several significant sponsors like Amazon, Facebook,and Electronic Arts, as well […]

Q/A Interview with Jessica Gulick, VP of Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu

Jessica Gulick possesses a unique vision: she has a wealth of experience in security and growth hacking. At the same time, she possesses an awareness of the power of the games to bring these two worlds together. Last year, she helped roll out the Wicked6 Cyber Games tournament in Las Vegas. During RSA’s infosec-focused conference […]