Games For Change Festival
The largest industry-facing games event in NYC has gone virtual! Discover how games can impact education, healthcare, research, civics, and social issues. The Festival showcases the best and brightest game creators and changemakers with panels and keynotes, workshops, demos, networking events, and an expo.
2022 Games For Change Festival
For nearly two decades, the Games for Change Festival has been a destination for developers, educators, researchers, students, and other game-changers who wants to make an impact through video games or immersive media. From July 12 – 15, 2022, we are excited to present our biggest, most inclusive Games for Change Festival with in-person and hybrid elements packed with opportunities to connect and recharge relationships.
Join us live in person in NYC for two days of curated talks, workshops, and arcades with built-in networking opportunities throughout, or catch our free online program for another two days of fresh content and talks to stream. Whether you’re new here or you’ve been a part of the G4C community for 19 years, you belong here.
Stay tuned for more information!
Games for Change Awards
The annual Games for Change (G4C) Awards celebrates the year’s best games for social impact and learning. All awards are competitive, and winners will be awarded in each of the following categories:
- Most Innovative
- Best Gameplay
- Most Significant Impact
- Best Learning Game
- Best XR for Change Experience
- Best Student Game
- Game of the Year
Explore past G4C Festivals below