G4C Student Challenge now open for submissions!

We’ve opened the submission portal for middle and high school students participating in the Games for Change Student Challenge. Games must be submitted by April 30. If you know a middle or high student in New York City who likes to code, please help spread the word! There’s still time to prototype a game for the… Read more »

Play impact games and hear how they're made at Playcrafting + G4C Demo Night

It’s back! We’re co-hosting our second Demo & Play Night with our friends at Playcrafting NYC. You’ll get to hear developers talk about the process of making their games and then get to play each game too. Join us March 31 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Microsoft’s NYC headquarters. That Dragon, Cancer Numinous… Read more »

Show your game at the G4C Marketplace

The G4C Marketplace at the Games for Change Festival is an opportunity for your company or organization to showcase new games, technologies, and platforms to over 800 developers, educators, government, technology companies, and more — as well as Festival presenters and VIPs. The Marketplace will be open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on June… Read more »

2016 Games for Change Festival registration is open!

Passes for our 2016 Games for Change Festival are now on sale! Don’t miss our all-new program focused on Games for Learning, Neurogaming & Health, and Civics & Social Issues, produced in partnership with The New School’s Parsons School of Design. Register now and save $50 with the early-bird discount.   Register   Looking for… Read more »

Games for Change is looking for interns: Social Media and Event Production

We’re looking for interns who are interested in getting involved with games for social impact and can help us make our upcoming events the best yet. Interns will get to attend the Games & Media Summit at the Tribeca Film Festival and the annual Games for Change Festival, where you can learn about and play… Read more »

Games for Change Climate Challenge: A $10,000 game design competition on climate change

Help players understand and respond to climate change in their everyday lives   Climate change is no longer a challenge of the distant future. Increased coastal flooding, changing precipitation patterns, and record high temperatures are just some of the climate impacts that communities around the world are facing today. Through the Games for Change Climate… Read more »

Two $10,000 design challenges ending soon!

  Enter these design competitions to show your work at the Summit   The Games and Media Summit will showcase the finalists of our two current design challenges, and the deadlines to enter are quickly approaching! Our Feed the Pig financial literacy game design challenge from the Ad Council and AICPA ends tomorrow, and there’s… Read more »

Games and Media Summit: Last chance for early-bird discount!

  Save $50 on passes to the Games and Media Summit at the Tribeca Film Festival by registering before 11:59 p.m. EST tonight!   Register   Summit Program Recap   Here’s what we’ve announced so far for the Games and Media Summit program. More talks and information coming soon, including details for our Charity Game-a-thon!… Read more »

Save the Park game launches today! Download for free and support the national parks

We couldn’t be prouder to have partnered with American Express through a $250,000 grant to produce Save the Park, now available for free on iOS. Save the Park is a collaborative endless runner game that aims to inspire players to volunteer and make a difference at the National Park Service’s 400 national parks, monuments, and… Read more »