Announcing $5,000 in scholarships to Playcrafting’s game design courses in NYC

We are proud to announce $5,000 in scholarships, sponsored by the Bigglesworth Family Foundation, to Playcrafting’s game design courses in New York City. Playcrafting empowers the game development community through local events and education in New York City, Boston, and San Francisco. Their game development and design topics curriculum is taught by top instructors with… Read more »

Reminder: G4C Festival submissions due this Friday, March 24

3 days left to submit your game or talk! Deadline for Festival submissions is March 24 We are accepting submissions to the 2017 Games for Change Festival through March 24, 11:59 p.m. EST. A limited number of games and session ideas will be selected and receive complimentary Festival passes. Please send your submissions through the… Read more »

G4C Migration Challenge winner announced

Congratulations to planpolitik for its winning concept, Next Stop: Weichenbach We are thrilled to announce the winner of the Games for Change (G4C) Migration Design Challenge, an initiative presented by The Richard Lounsbery Foundation and in partnership with the Migration Policy Institute. The Migration Design Challenge aims to inspire the creation of a game that… Read more »

Deadline extended! G4C Festival submissions due March 24

Submissions deadline extended: Send ideas and games by March 24 Have you been busy with GDC, DICE, and SXSW? Since it’s a jam-packed time of year, we have extended the deadline for submissions to March 24. We are still looking for new and exciting games for our G4C Awards, as well as forward-thinking speakers to… Read more »

A letter to our community & invitation to #ResistJam

  A letter to our community   Help us shape the future of Games for Change and join us in supporting #ResistJam   Dear friends, It has become clear to us over the last year that the role and vision of Games for Change is as important as ever. So we want to express our enduring… Read more »

Register for the 2017 G4C Festival and the new VR for Change Summit

Register now and save on all passes with the early-bird rate  Registration is now open to attend the 14th annual Games for Change Festival, July 31 – August 2 in New York City, produced in collaboration with Parsons School of Design at The New School. The G4C Festival is the largest convening for the gaming… Read more »