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Sandy the Crab Creative Commons License

Hi Folks! We are releasing Sandy the Crab’s name and likeness under the Creative Commons v4 Attribution license! There were many amazing Sandy-themed games from the 2020 San Diego Game Jam, and we want to make sure the creators can do what they want with those games if they used the “Include Sandy the Crab”…
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Exploring Game Design: San Diego Design Week

Join IGDA San Diego in a panel discussion on game design and development and the announcement of IGDA’s 2020 San Diego Game Jam winner! Have you ever wondered what it means to be a game designer? Join us as we listen to a panel of industry experts from the San Diego design community as they…
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September Zoom Mixer

Join us for our VIRTUAL mixer Thursday, September 3rd! We’ve missed all your faces. We’re welcoming old and new friends! Let’s get connected! Event Details:When: Thursday, September 3rd, 7 pm – 9 pm.Where: Zoom. Meet in the community discord before https://igdasandiego.org/discord.

San Diego Game Jam 2020

Coming up August 7th-9th! Enter the San Diego Game Jam and compete against local game developers to make the best game in just 1 weekend! The San Diego Game Jam is a weekend-long competition where teams of game developers create brand new game based on a challenging theme. The team that creates the best game…
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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

Fireside Chat With Alex Koshelkov

Our next fireside chat is July 14th with Alex Koshelkov, founder of Crytivo. Join Margaret and Austin on the IGDA San Diego twitch channel as they chat with Alex about his experience as a Game Dev. Tune in July 14th at 6PM PDT

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

Fireside Chat with Kojo Kumah

Our next Fireside Chat will be Wednesday June 24th with local game developer Kojo Kumah! Kojo is a Senior Game Programmer at Sony Playstation and former IGDA San Diego Organizer. Join Margaret and Austin on the IGDA San Diego twitch channel as they chat with Kojo about his experience as a Game Dev. The stream starts Wednesday June 24th at…
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Nominations are open for the 2020 Board Elections!

We’re opening up nominations for the IGDA San Diego 2020 Board Elections! If you or someone you know is interested in serving on the board you can now nominate here.

Fireside Chat with Alex Ferbrache

Join us Sunday May 24th on Twitch for a chat with Alex Ferbrache! https://twitch.tv/igdasandiego Alex Ferbrache is an UCSD and VGDC Alumni. He has worked at Pocketwatch Games on Tooth and Tail, did Freelance on a VR Project Skylight VR with E McNeil, and currently works at Microsoft Game Studios working on Forza and previously…
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