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June 17, 2016  – G4C Festival: G4C Awards and Opening Night Party co-hosted by Playcrafting
May 24, 2016 – G4C Festival: Our Civics & Social Issues track, curated by Matt Parker 🌍
May 17, 2016 – G4C Festival: Games for Learning Summit sessions 📚
May 12, 2016 – G4C Festival: Introducing our new Neurogaming & Health track 💗
May 3, 2016 – G4C Industry Circle: Amplify Games on extending learning in and outside of school
April 29, 2016 – More G4C Festival talks // Early-bird pricing ends tonight!
April 21, 2016 – Good news! Extension on early-bird discount on G4C Festival passes
April 15, 2016 – It’s almost here! How to follow our Games and Media Summit online
April 14, 2016 – Announcing the first G4C Festival speakers // 1 week left for early-bird pricing!
April 7, 2016 – Tonight: Games and Media Summit regular registration pricing ends!
April 5, 2016 – 3 days left for regular registration for the Games and Media Summit!
April 1, 2016 – New programming added to Games and Media Summit! Our first charity game-a-thon!
March 23, 2016 – G4C Student Challenge submissions now open // Playcrafting + G4C Demo Night is back! 🎮 🎮 🎮
March 17, 2016 – Games for Change Festival registration is open!
March 15, 2016 – Climate Challenge: A $10,000 game design competition presented with Autodesk and PoLAR
March 9, 2016 – Two $10,000 design competitions ending soon!
March 2, 2016 – Early-bird rate ends tonight for the Games and Media Summit (April 18)!
March 1, 2016 – Save the Park game launches today! Download for free and support the national parks 🌲
February 29, 2016 – Games and Media Summit: Early-bird ends in 2 days // New talks and installations
February 23, 2016 – Deadline for G4C Awards extended // Demo your game at NYC’s largest street fair
February 16, 2016 – G4C Industry Circle: How Schell Games’ transformational games are changing education
February 11, 2016 – Games and Media Summit (April 18): Playable games and installations
February 9, 2016 – Announcing a $10,000 game design challenge on financial literacy from Ad Council, AICPA and G4C
February 4, 2016 – Games and Media Summit: First look at talks, from neurogames to VR to real-world sports
February 1, 2016 – G4C Industry Circle: Introducing Jukko, mobile advertising for social impact
January 27, 2016 – G4C Festival: Call for games and talks! 📢
January 22, 2016 – Games and Media Summit: Registration opens today!
December 10, 2015 – Games and Media Summit: Call for submissions 📢
November 24, 2015 – Save the Dates: Games & Media Summit and Games for Change Festival
November 19, 2015 – New leadership at Games for Change
November 9, 2015 – G4C Industry Circle: How the GlassLab Analytics Engine supports impact at scale
October 26, 2015 – N Square Challenge: $10,000 game design competition around nuclear weapons
September 29, 2015 – G4C Industry Circle: BrainPOP’s GameUp provides teachers with quality online learning games
September 9, 2015 – Reminder: Tickets for Jane McGonigal’s free NYC talk on 9/15 are going fast! 💨
August 26, 2015 – Industry Circle: Filament Games measures results in learning games
August 20, 2015 – Get your tickets for Jane McGonigal’s NYC talks (Sept. 15, 16)
August 19, 2015 – Industry Circle: Kognito asks, “What is the state of our industry?”
July 29, 2015 – G4C Student Challenge // Jane McGonigal NYC Talks // Cities of Learning’s Arcades
June 2, 2015 – G4C Festival: The full story in videos, pictures, and stats
May 20, 2015 – Help us build the social impact games field
April 15, 2015 — Watch the Games for Learning Summit (April 21)
April 9, 2015 — G4C Festival: Less than 48 hours to register // Live games to play
April 7, 2015 — G4C Festival: Only 4 DAYS left in regular registration // Networking events
March 30, 2015 — New G4C Festival Keynotes: HH Prince Fahad Al Saud of Saudi Arabia // Michael Gallagher, ESA President
March 19, 2015 — G4C Festival: Games and Film Summit lineup revealed
March 12, 2015 — G4C Festival: Talks on diversity and inclusion
March 5, 2015 — G4C Festival: Introducing the Industry Circle
February 26, 2015 — G4C Festival: Your 2015 Awards nominees are…
February 20, 2015 — G4C Festival: Early-bird savings end TODAY // Games & Media Summit info
February 19, 2015 — G4C Festival: Early-bird discount ends tomorrow // Learning games lineup
February 17, 2015 — G4C Festival: Full program revealed // 20% discount ends Friday
February 11, 2015 — G4C Festival: Indie Super Discount // Demo & Play Night // Discount ends Feb. 20
February 6, 2015 — G4C Festival: The latest from our speakers // Two weeks left for early-bird pricing
January 21, 2015 — G4C Line-Up: Spurlock, Kristof, WuDunn, Abrash, Rovio, and more!
January 14, 2015 — G4C Festival: Show your game to 275,000 people at our Public Arcade
January 7, 2015 — G4C Festival: Registration opens with 20% off all passes
December 17, 2014 — G4C Holiday Newsletter: AmazonSmile // Indie Arcade // 4 game promotion tips from journalists
November 25, 2014 — Games Journalism Panel // Call for G4C Festival Submissions
November 17, 2014 — G4C Festival: Submissions are Open!
November 10, 2014 — G4C Festival: Call for Submissions Opens Nov. 14!
September 23, 2014 — 2015 Games for Change Festival: April 21-23 & 25 // Save the Date!
August 7, 2014 — Cities of Learning // Half the Sky Movement // Other Summer Updates
May 21, 2014 — G4C Festival: Videos of Talks and Photos Now Online!
April 9, 2014 — G4C Festival: List of Companies & Organizations to Meet // 5 Days Left to Register!
April 4, 2014 — G4C Festival: Vote on Our Game Design Contest Finalists & Enter to Win 2015 Festival Tickets
March 27, 2014 — G4C Festival: And the 2014 G4C Awards Nominees are…
March 14, 2014 — G4C Festival: Full Schedule // One Month Left in Registration
March 3, 2014 — Games and Beyond: Tribeca Innovation Week Pass
February 18, 2014 — Win $25,000 in a New G4C Game Design Competition
February 13, 2014 — G4C Festival Line-Up Revealed // Early-Bird Pricing Ends in 1 Week
February 3, 2014 — G4C Festival: Introducing our guest curators’ games and talks!
January 21, 2014 — G4C Festival @ Tribeca Film Festival: Registration Now Open
January 6, 2014 — G4C Festival: Submit Games, Talks, & Funding Pitches! (Deadline Feb. 5)