Double Fine Productions and iam8bit to Host 6th Annual Day of the Devs on November 11

The seasons are changing and the days are growing colder, but that means it’s almost time for everyone’s favorite festival of the Fall! Presented by Double Fine Productions and iam8bit, Day of the Devs returns to The Midway in San Francisco on November 11 for it’s 6th annual celebration of games. Here are a few need-to-know tidbits about this year’s Day of the Devs:

  • It’s free!

  • Anybody of any age is welcome – that means you!

  • There will be more than 70 unreleased games there for you to play.

  • Food and drink will be plentiful. Plentiful.

  • We’ll be celebrating some of the year’s best indie and AAA titles, with a few exclusive debuts!

  • There will be truly excellent live music from Chipzel, Hydelic, and Doseone!

  • Those interested in attending should RSVP at https://dayofthedevs2018.eventbrite.com.

“Day of the Devs is our favorite time of year. You could say it’s a holiday just for indie games, except that we’ve also invited a handful of our favorite AAA games too,” said Double Fine President and CEO Tim Schafer. “For 2018 we’re bringing together the best developers, games and people to make it truly unforgettable so mark your calendars now to avoid missing out on the most epic Sunday of your life.”

Tim isn’t bluffing, either: take a look below at the incredible list of titles available to play, some for the first time at Day of the Devs 2018:

* indicates that it will be playable for the first time

  • A Memoir Blue

  • Afterparty*

  • Art Sqool

  • Bee Simulator | Varsav Game Studios

  • Bird Alone*

  • Carto*

  • Consume Me

  • Creaks*

  • Dead Static Drive

  • Dépanneur Nocturne*

  • Desert Child

  • Dicey Dungeons

  • Disco Elysium

  • Dreams

  • Eastward

  • Etherborn

  • Exo One

  • Falcon Age

  • Flotsam

  • Forager

  • Gameheads

  • Genesis Noir

  • Ghost Giant

  • Girls Make Games

  • Grace Bruxner Presents: The Haunted Island a Frog Detective Game

  • Gris

  • Ikenfell

  • Impossible Bottles

  • In Other Waters

  • Industries of Titan

  • Kids

  • Killer Queen Black

  • KINGDOM HEARTS III

  • Knights and Bikes

  • Light Spirit

  • Lonely Mountains Downhill

  • My Friend Pedro

  • Night Call

  • Noita

  • Olija

  • Ooblets

  • Overland

  • Pathway

  • PiAwk*

  • Recompile

  • Reigns: Game of Thrones

  • Samurai Gunn 2

  • Scrappers*

  • Sloppy Forgeries

  • Small Talk

  • Spelunky 2

  • Sub Rosa

  • Tetris Effect

  • The Good Life

  • The Rose Garden

  • The Stillness of the Wind

  • The Wild at Heart

  • ToeJam & Earl: Back In The Groove!

  • Trails of Life*

  • Trover Saves the Universe

  • Tunic

  • Unpacking*

  • Untitled Goose Game

  • Untitled Paper RPG

  • Vane

  • Way to the Woods*

  • Wilmot’s Warehouse

  • Wobble Garden

  • Wytchwood

This year’s sponsors also include (in alphabetical order):

  • Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences

  • Astro Gaming

  • Caffeine

  • Chucklefish

  • Devolver Digital

  • Epic Games

  • Game Developers Conference

  • ID@Xbox

  • Intel

  • Logitech

  • NVIDIA

  • PlayStation

  • Raw Fury

  • Red Bull

  • UBM

  • Unreal Engine

2018 will mark the 6th annual Day of the Devs, a now time-honored tradition in the San Francisco game scene. Last year brought together more than 75 inspiring games and developers together to celebrate with over 7,000 fans, great music, and loads of awesome treats and surprises all free with no costs either to developers or attendees.

For more information and updates surrounding the 2018 game line-up and/or sponsor information, please visit www.dayofthedevs.com. Those interested in attending should RSVP via https://dayofthedevs2018.eventbrite.com.

Updated: October 18, 2018 — 11:44 am