Author: Judah Perez

IGDA San Diego Elections

It’s board election time, make sure to cast your vote if you’re an IGDA San Diego member! Not an IGDA member yet? Sign up today to support your local game development community and stay connected! Voting is open until July 27th at 6 pm PDT. Election Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeI5jpgALCc7MMnpQ9tJv6ZkzF_yameR1vbC8Zk6Qg99BJzHA/viewform Voting Guide: https://drive.google.com/file/d/14kR0MTxBtPP2TQ-S4ZHXHU6kCJ1cP5mM/view

Moving to Discord

On July 3rd, we are moving from Slack to Discord for our community! Head on over to check it out! https://igdasandiego.org/discord

Congrats to our Community Member: Charles on the Release of Data Dream

Congrats to our community member Charles for releasing Data Dream! Data Dream was released on Steam May 8th, 2020. In this 3D platformer, a bio-digital landscape filled with walking, talking computer components finds itself in a state of peril following a malicious invasion. An unlikely hero must brave this surreal world in order to rectify…
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San Diego Game Jam 2019

San Diego Game Jam 2019 Recap

  Games, results, and judging feedback can be found on the jam page.   Winners   Grand prize 1st: Crayon Face 2nd: Run Spot Run Judges choice 1st: Crayon Face 2nd: Run Spot Run Best Art 1st: Crayon Face 2nd: Run Spot Run Best Sound 1st: Crayon Face 2nd: SlingshOz Best Writing 1st: Run Spot…
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IGDA SD Demo Party

Have a game you want to demo, or do you want to play games from local developers? Come join us for a demo night at Evasyst’s office, in the pyramid! This is a unique opportunity to get feedback on your games, and to give much-needed feedback to other developers. Bring laptops and computers to demo…
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IGDA SD | February Mixer

It’s time for the February mixer! This time we’ll be at Alesmith, out on the patio. Come chat and network with other devs, hobbyists, and students.   When: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 7 PM – 10 PM Where: AleSmith Brewing Company (9990 AleSmith Ct., San Diego, California 92126) Tickets are free on Eventbrite.  

Using Git with Game Development

Source control can be daunting but it is pretty important for sharing with others and backing up to prevent data loss. Sharing projects during game jams are a lot easier to do with source control. We will cover installing git on a windows environment, using online repositories (repos) and getting a Unity game setup with…
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IGDA SD | New Year’s Mixer

Let’s hit the ground running in 2019 with a game dev mixer! Either talk up the upcoming Global Game Jam 2019 – San Diego or just chat with your fellow devs, hobbyists, and students. We’ll be outdoors on the patio to the left of the entrance. When: Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 7 PM –…
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IGDA SD | November Mixer

Just after Thanksgiving, it’s time for the November Mixer! Bundle up, because we’ll be out on the patio at AleSmith. But there will be plenty of warm camaraderie between devs, hobbyists, and students! When: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7 PM – 10 PM Where: AleSmith Brewing Company 9990 AleSmith Ct., San Diego, California 92126…
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Global Game Jam 2019

Time: Jan 25 at 6 PM – Jan 27 at 9 PM Where: 7650 Mission Valley Road, San Diego, California 92108 Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/global-game-jam-2019-at-the-art-institute-tickets-51620294691 The Global Game Jam® (GGJ) is the world’s largest game jam event (game creation) taking place around the world at physical locations. Think of it as a hackathon focused on game development.…
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