Resources

The IGDA has a wide variety of resources available to both IGDA members as well as the industry at large.

Resource Library

Our resource library includes a wealth of information and resources generated by our SIGs and committees in the course of our support and advocacy efforts, from Developer Satisfaction Survey results to industry whitepapers and reports to IGDA webinars on a variety of subjects.

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Game Industry Standards

The game development industry stretches across the entire world and is composed of a diverse set of developers, varying in disciplines, identities, and backgrounds. Even with such diversity, there are standards that all game developers, studios, and companies within our industry should uphold.

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IGDA Service Providers

This partner platform, powered by Clutch, provides a list of recommended service providers, which can be filtered to suit your needs.

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Insider

Insider is a weekly newsletter which highlights the industry at large as well as specific IGDA initiatives.

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Harassment

No game developer should ever be the victim of harassment, unwanted attention, or unwanted physical contact. The IGDA Code of Ethics specifically prohibits harassment, and calls on all game developers and game development companies to protect their colleagues and employees. Additionally, IGDA provides the following resources for all members of the game development community to use in supporting a safer, more welcoming, and inclusive environment.

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Developer Satisfaction Survey (DSS)

The IGDA in partnership with Western University runs the Developer Satisfaction Survey as a biannual survey to understand and gauge the current demographic composition, quality of life, and overall career satisfaction of those within the game development industry. The Developers Satisfaction Survey is a critical tool for the IGDA to achieve our mission of empowering and supporting game developers around the world.

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COVID-19 Resources

The effects of COVID-19 evolve by the hour, and the health and well-being of our members, partners, and game developers everywhere is the IGDA’s top priority. As a leader in the game industry, we are working hard to support developers and studios in these uncertain times.

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Visa

The IGDA provides advisory letters (O-1, H-1, EB-1) for members of the organization and for non-members who are active in the games industry.

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