.@INeedDivGms GDC Scholarship applications for 2017 are now open!

We are happy to announce that our 2017 GDC Scholarship Applications are now open! Applications will be accepted October 1st - November 1st, 2016 I Need Diverse Games is excited to announce that in partnership with the Game Developers Conference we will be awarding 25 All Access passes to the 2017 Game Developers Conference, held … Continue reading .@INeedDivGms GDC Scholarship applications for 2017 are now open!

We’ve got 5 passes for @TheGDEX!

Thanks to the awesome folks at GDEX, we've got 5 full weekend passes for the I Need Diverse Games Community! How do I request a pass? Easy! Go to our Request Assistance Page, fill out our brief form and we'll get back to you in 2-5 business days What assistance are you offering for GDEX? … Continue reading We’ve got 5 passes for @TheGDEX!

We’ve got 3 passes for @AlterConf in NYC!

Thanks to the generosity of AlterConf, we have three passes for AlterConf in New York City! When: Saturday, December 10 2016 Where:New York City, NY Time: 10:00am to 5:00pm About AlterConf: AlterConf is a traveling conference series that provides safe opportunities for marginalized people and those who support them in the tech and gaming industries. … Continue reading We’ve got 3 passes for @AlterConf in NYC!

.@ValorConChicago is happening! Submit a panel!

ValorCon 2016 is happening! September 30 - October 2, 2016 - Macy's 111 N. State Street Chicago, IL   Thank you for taking the time to submit a panel suggestion for ValorCon 2016! We are excited to offer a diverse selection of content to our attendees. http://valorcon.com/submit-a-panel/ Panels may have two to four panelists. Please … Continue reading .@ValorConChicago is happening! Submit a panel!

We need help, update

We put up a help needed post on Medium today (1 June, 2016) and have gotten a great response. Thank you all so, so much! We've gotten some offers of moderating help, as well as donations and new Patreon subscribers. Thank you so much, it's heartening to have the help when things seemed to be … Continue reading We need help, update

Opportunity to volunteer at PAX West for #INeedDiverseGames

Hi! So we've got an opportunity to join the Diversity Lounge at PAX West. But the table has to have someone there during open hours, 10am - 6pm. Seeing as how there's one of mod cypheroftyr, that means we need community help! If you are planning on going to PAX West anyway, and/or could attend … Continue reading Opportunity to volunteer at PAX West for #INeedDiverseGames

We’ve got @AlterConf tickets!

We've got two tickets for the next AlterConf event in San Francisco, CA on June 4th! We have two tickets which include admission, lunch and child care (if needed). AlterConf is an amazing day of talks by folks from a wide variety experiences. To claim a ticket, email us at whyineeddiversegames@gmail.com or @ us on … Continue reading We’ve got @AlterConf tickets!

Help the @GATSPOD crew get to #SDCC

Support GaTSPOD getting to #SDCC Hey guys and gals, As you know, GaTSPod has been offered a great opportunity in the form of press passes to San Diego Comic Con this year. We would LOVE to cover this for you and regale you with wondrous tales of amazing cosplay and a city blanketed in utter … Continue reading Help the @GATSPOD crew get to #SDCC

Help our GDC Scholars deflect some of the cost!

Hello! Our IndieGoGo Generosity fundraiser is still there, still hanging on by a thread as it were. We're getting closer to GDC, so we'll have to close up shop on this by Tuesday 1 March 2016 so funds can be transferred and sent to those getting funding prior to GDC! We just got a huge, … Continue reading Help our GDC Scholars deflect some of the cost!

We Need More Diverse Games, How to Get there #GX3 panel

https://youtu.be/ogzkr5gn5Ew   Our #GX3 Panel is now up on GaymerX's YouTube channel! A panel promoting and discussing the #INeedDiverseGames movement, a push to include more diverse characters and storytelling in the games medium. Featuring Tanya DePass, DJ Kirkland, Katherine Cross, Rachel Keslensky, Arthur Chu, and Gil Almogi. Filmed at GaymerX3 in San Jose, CA.