Announcing the 2019 G4C Awards Nominees!

Games for Change is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2019 Games for Change Awards! Each year we recognize the most impactful, innovative, and engaging social impact games of the year at our Games for Change Awards ceremony.   This year we are excited to present two new awards, Best Student Game and Best XR For Change… Read more »

Games For Change Accelerator is Hiring: Managing Partner

Managing Partner   A first of its kind accelerator in the video games, immersive technology and esports industry with a social impact orientation is searching for a rock star Managing Partner.   The Games for Change Accelerator is formed as a partnership between Quake Capital Partners, Games for Change and i(x) investments. The mission of… Read more »

Program Announcement: XR For Change Fellowships

  Program Announcement: XR for Change Fellowships   Games for Change (G4C) seeks two Fellows to participate in our XR for Change initiative and gain essential knowledge and experience to position them for careers in the immersive media, technology, and social impact sector. (XR stands for “extended realities” and spans the rapidly growing field of… Read more »

We’re Hiring: Executive Producer Intern

  About this Job Games for Change (G4C) is looking for an intern to support the Executive Producer of the G4C Festival. The intern will support all projects that the Executive Producer is working on as it relates to event planning and marketing.  The intern will report directly to the Exec Producer, but may also… Read more »

Games for Change in Bahrain: Developing an XR Arcade for SDGs

  Games for Change curated a United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG) focused XR Arcade in Bahrain last week at the 2018 Youthfull Festival. The conference was organized by the Bahrain Ministry of Youth & Sport Affairs, and was held October 21-25, 2018. Attendees included youth leaders from across the world working to promote… Read more »

2018 G4C Student Challenge: Program, Winners and Award Ceremonies

  Games for Change is thrilled to announce the 28 winners of the 2018 Games for Change Student Challenge and to recognize the partners, organizations, educators and students who contributed to making this year’s program a resounding success.   Competition Results   The 2018 G4C Student Challenge competition yielded nearly 600 games, created by over 1,100… Read more »

We’re Hiring: Program & Operations Intern

About this Job Games for Change is looking for program and operations intern to support a range of projects promoting games for social impact this Fall for G4C and the National Student Challenge. Candidates for this unpaid internship should meet the below qualifications and requirements.   Position Details: ● Support G4C staff in daily activities and collaborate on… Read more »

Recap of G4C18 Festival and XR4C Summit

  15 years celebrating the impact of games!   It’s a wrap! This year’s 15th annual Games for Change Festival was a major success! We hosted over 1000 attendees with many of them coming from countries around the world. The 3 day event kicked off with the proclamation from Mayor Bill DeBlasio that Thursday, June… Read more »

Videogames: Pleasure and Dependence – Press Release Games for Change Europe

Is Intensive Game Playing a Mental Health Condition?   Join Games for Change Europe in Paris for a spectacular seminar “Videogames: Pleasure & Dependence” and find out by yourself…   Compulsive game playing is now a mental health condition according to the World Health Organization in the latest edition of its disease classification manual announced… Read more »

⏰ 1 Week Left to Purchase Tickets for #G4C18 ⏰

  The Games for Change Festival is only 1 week away! Register now to snag the last few spots in reserved sessions and a ticket to AU & HEVGA’s networking happy hour.  Join AU & HEVGA’s Happy Hour Receive an invitation to join #G4C18’s Happy Hour with American University Game Lab, Higher Education Video Game Alliance (HEVGA) and… Read more »