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2017 IGDA Board of Directors Election Results

The 2017 IGDA Board of Directors election has concluded...


27 Feb 2017
2020 Online Event Videos + Free Audio Panel Online This Thursday

COVID-19 related complications have disrupted our ability to meet...

California - Los Angeles

15 Sep 2020
2021 IGDA LA Board Candidates – Election Form Open Until Nov 15

Our 2021 board candidates are now finalized! Details are...

California - Los Angeles

5 Nov 2020
500 Members!

We have reached 500 members! We have hit a...

Ohio - Cincinnati

7 Oct 2019
Advisory: Hackers Targeting Game Studios

It has come to our attention that a large...


10 Feb 2021
Call For Nominations – IGDA 2017 Board Election

The call for nominations for the IGDA Board of...


28 Nov 2016
Call for Papers: Music and the Moving Image


18 Nov 2021
Chapter Spotlight: IGDA Switzerland

The size of Switzerland’s game development industry is comparable...


9 Jan 2019
Dev On Air #4: “How to discuss a publishing deal (and live happily).” by Antab Studio.

IGDA Turin returns from summer vacation with a very...

Italy - Turin

20 Sep 2020
Epic Releases More Free Assets for Developers

Epic Games made waves with their recent Unreal Engine...

23 Sep 2020
February 2020 Meeting Announcement – Game Jam Roundtable

Our first roundtable discussion is all about game jams!...

Pennsylvania - Philadelphia

11 Feb 2020
Happy New Year – Letter from the Executive Director

Happy New Year, game developers! Thank you for making...


7 Jan 2020
IGDA 2019 Board of Directors Elections

Elections for the 2019 IGDA Board of Directors is...


27 Feb 2019
IGDA 2020 Annual General Meeting Summary

On August 13th, the IGDA held our 2020 Annual...


17 Aug 2020
IGDA 2021 Annual General Meeting Summary

On the 27th of September, the IGDA held our...


29 Sep 2021
IGDA Appoints New Chair, Vice-Chair of Board of Directors Press Release

IGDA Appoints New Chair, Vice-Chair of Board of Directors...


26 Nov 2018
IGDA Board of Elections Nomination Period Open

Interested in a seat on the IGDA Board of...


10 Dec 2019
IGDA Brings its Mentor Café to Games for Change

The IGDA is thrilled to bring its Mentor Café...


29 May 2019
IGDA Bylaws Change and 2018 Elections

For the IGDA, everything we do must be to...


13 Dec 2017
IGDA Game Credit SIG: 2020 Election Now Open

The IGDA Game Credit SIG is holding its steering...

Game Credit

28 Oct 2020
IGDA LA 2020 Calendar of Events

IGDA LA 2020 Calendar of Events If you’re wondering...

California - Los Angeles

19 Feb 2020
IGDA LA 2021 Board Elections – Audio Panel Video

Applications are now open to run for the IGDA...

California - Los Angeles

21 Oct 2020
IGDA LA Board for 2021 – Election Results

We’re excited to announce your 2021 IGDA LA board,...

California - Los Angeles

21 Nov 2020
IGDA Launches Special Interest Group Coordinator Program

The IGDA is excited to announce the launch of...


13 Aug 2020
IGDA Los Angeles – 2019 Year in Review!

LA’s IGDA chapter is excited to kick off 2020...

California - Los Angeles

14 Jan 2020
IGDA Mental Health Advocacy SIG announced at GDC 2019

At GDC 2019, the IGDA announced the creation of...

Mental Health

22 Apr 2019
IGDA NYC Game Dev Digest – June 2019

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New York - New York City

4 Jun 2019
IGDA NYC Game Dev Digest – March 2020

IGDA NYC Game Dev Digest Chapter and community news,...

New York - New York City

16 Mar 2020
IGDA NYC Game Dev Digest – May 2019


New York - New York City

7 May 2019
IGDA NYC Game Dev Digest – May 2020

May 4, 2020 Editor: Matt Fisher A monthly publication of...

New York - New York City

4 May 2020
IGDA Philly April 2020 Meeting Announcement – Guildings w/ Jonathan Culp

Join us for our April meeting as we Zoom...

Pennsylvania - Philadelphia

8 Apr 2020
IGDA Relaunches Audio SIG with IASIG Partnership

Today we announced a partnership between the IGDA and...


12 May 2020
IGDA Statement on #MeToo and Harassment in the Game Industry

This week, game developers from around the world used...


19 Oct 2017
It Takes a Village – And We Thank You!

Last week (19-25 April) was Volunteer Appreciation Week and...

29 Apr 2020
Join us for today at 5 PM (ET) or Friday at 10 AM (ET) for a special game audio panel!

Today at 5 PM Eastern/2 PM Pacific, please join...

Interactive Audio

23 Jun 2020
Keywords Studios

  Today we would like to spotlight one of...

18 Aug 2021
Letter from the ED – September 2021

Greetings, IGDA and other members of the game industry,...


8 Sep 2021
New 2021 Regional and SIG Coordinators

We are now celebrating the conclusion of the first...


15 Jun 2021
Now Hiring: Executive Directors for IGDA and IGDA Foundation

IGDA Executive Director The Executive Director of the International...


8 Apr 2019
One Sheet Summary

SIG leaders are working on a draft summary of...

Game Credit

13 Jun 2021
PAX South After Party

We will be hosting a party PAX South After...

Texas - San Antonio

5 Jan 2020
Press Release: Jen MacLean Steps Down as IGDA Executive Director

Lucien Parsons Appointed as Interim Executive Director TORONTO –...


8 Apr 2019
Rate this SIG

IGDA HQ has created a survey that members can...

Game Credit

11 Jan 2021
Season’s Greetings

‘Tis the season of kindness and giving! Give back...


24 Dec 2019
SIG Spotlight: IGDA Games Research and User Experience SIG

The IGDA Games Research and User Experience Special Interest...


16 Jan 2019
Spotlight: Michael Schwalbe and What He Said Voiceovers, LLC

Today we wanted to shine a spotlight on Michael...


26 Aug 2021
Successful 2019 SIG Roundtable at GDC

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and...

Free and Open Source Software

20 Apr 2019
Support Resources for Challenging Times

While we were all excited to leave the troubles...


20 Jan 2021
Take the State of Crediting Survey

The Game Credit SIG is asking all game developers to...

Game Credit

19 Jun 2020
The Games and Online Harassment Hotline is live!

The Games and Online Harassment Hotline is a free,...

Mental Health

12 Aug 2020
The NPD Group: U.S. Consumer Spend on Video Game Products

The NPD Group: U.S. Consumer Spend on Video Game...


11 Aug 2020
Two upcoming events!

IGDA Philadelphia will be hosting two events this month!...

Pennsylvania - Philadelphia

4 Sep 2020
Welcome to the new IGDA Website!

IGDA HQ has set up an entirely new site,...

California - Los Angeles

11 Apr 2019
What Remains of Edith Finch Assets Free on Unreal Marketplace

Epic Games has been releasing massive AAA quality asset...

24 Nov 2020