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April Monthly Mixer 2024

Come meet game developers in the San Diego community!Join us for our Monthly Mixer at Ataraxia Aleworks Brewery! Chat and network with other devs, hobbyists, and students in the San Diego community. This event is open to everyone regardless of IGDA membership. When: Thu April 18th – 7pm-10pmWhere: Ataraxia Aleworks 7292 Opportunity Rd ste c,…
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March Monthly Mixer 2024

Come meet game developers in the San Diego community! Join IGDA San Diego at Alesmith for our monthly mixer! Chat and network with other devs, hobbyists, and students in the San Diego community. This event is open to everyone regardless of IGDA membership. When: Thu March 21nd – 7pm-10pmWhere: 9990 AleSmith Ct, San Diego, CA…
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Game Industry Recruiter Panel

Join us for a panel discussion on what recruiters look for in job applicants and learn about the best ways to stand out while on the job search. Panelists: Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/game-industry-recruiter-panel-tickets-853010215517 When: March 8th – 7pm Where: BT Building (Business & Technology), 7250 Mesa College Dr, San Diego, CA 92111

Indie Game Marketing with Chris Zukowski

Chris is the man behind How to Market a Game. He has been making indie games since 2011 and has learned game marketing the hard way. He is now sharing his valuable knowledge with game devs everywhere.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indie-game-marketing-with-chris-zukowski-tickets-827958073887 Join us for this free event via Zoom where Chris will endow us all with valuable insight into…
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IGDA SD x IGDA SF Virtual Mixer

Come meet game developers in the San Diego and San Francisco community! Join us online on Zoom for this cross community IGDA virtual mixer! This event is open to anyone: we welcome students, hobbyists, full time developers, or anyone who wants to hang out and chat! Meet people early for GDC! The meeting will be…
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February Monthly Mixer 2024

Come meet game developers in the San Diego community! Join IGDA San Diego at Ataraxia Aleworks for our monthly mixer! Chat and network with other devs, hobbyists, and students in the San Diego community. This event is open to everyone regardless of IGDA membership. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/igda-san-diego-january-mixer-2025-tickets-826503804127 When: Thu February 22nd – 7pm-10pmWhere: Ataraxia Aleworks Brewery 7292…
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IGDA San Diego Global Game Jam 2024

Join us for Global Game Jam at Mesa College, San Diego! Join us for 48 hours of game jamming! The Global Game JamĀ® (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. It is the growth…
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2023 Board Election Results

The 2023 Board election results are in! Charles Villano III and Violet Moore have been elected to the IGDA San Diego Board! Karen Morrison has been reelected for another 2 year term for the IGDA San Diego Board of Organizers. Mei Cheng and Austin Sun will be leaving the board and we thank them for…
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IGDA San Diego Holiday Bonfire Mixer 2023

Come meet game developers in the San Diego community! Come join us for our Holiday Party with a bonfire on the beach! Chat and network with other devs, hobbyists, and students in the San Diego community. RSVP is not required for this event, but please sign up if you are interested so we can get…
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2023 Board Elections!

The board elections are on! Make sure to be a registered IGDA member and vote in the IDGA San Diego board elections! Voting is open until November 30th at 8pm PST. Voter Guide: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ff5HqSch-kgnC6XNZvZtHz7UhqSZTZYP/view?usp=sharing IGDA Membership: https://members.igda.org/members/membership.asp?id= Voting Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfahsGe-ci3APjxxv0q0XetaAM0__XAkbAXmguKNfy-c0oSgQ/viewform?usp=sf_link Thank you, your participation ensures the continuation of cool game development events in San Diego.…
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