So, in addition to mod cypheroftyr working with GaymerX on diversity review, we’ve collaborated with them again to get twelve passes to give away. Each pass will cover general admission to the convention (a $80 USD value) or $80 off other tickets such as VIP, etc. So, here’s what you need to do: Write us … Continue reading .@INeedDivGms & @GaymerX have passes for #GaymerX4!
"Clique" is a top-down action adventure game and also a first person adventure game. “Clique” is a dual story told through the perspectives of the young teenage girl and the avatar character within the game she is playing. Players will explore environments, solve puzzles, and defeat enemies to build trust with the world's unwelcoming characters. … Continue reading Support Clique on Kickstarter!
"We’re looking for anybody who has a good idea, and in particular we’d love to get more women and minority writers and designers to contribute. We want contributors from all levels of experience, too. Being new to Fate doesn’t mean we won’t accept your pitch."So! Fate Codex is seeking writers (like you) to create awesome … Continue reading .@MagpieOfficial is seeking freelancers for Fate Codex
Reposting with permission from David G. This is a good post on why conventions like GaymerX are needed. Why Do We Need GaymerX? I have the unique distinction of having been a guest at all four GaymerX events held to date: the first three in the U.S., and just last week in Sydney, Australia. It … Continue reading Why do we need @GaymerX? by @davidgaider
Donate We're trying to get our scholarship recipients some funding and we've stalled out. There have been a lot of signal boosts but not a lot of donations. Please help our 25 pass recipients have some additional funding to GDC. Thank you! So this is the first year that #INeedDiverseGames has been part … Continue reading Our IndieGoGo Generosity fundraiser is still going!
When it comes to advocating for abortion access online, the digital realm is just as full of hazards as it is possibilities. For every campaign that attracts media attention, there is bound to be anti-abortion sentiment that crosses the line into cyber-harassment and trolling. Every person who tells their abortion story has to prepare for … Continue reading Gamers of Color to Speak Out for Abortion Access on MLK Weekend
https://www.indiegogo.com/project/screenshake-2016-indie-game-festival--2/embedded Help us bring an amazing line-up of indie game speakers and artists to Belgium's only indie festival CONTRIBUTE NOW Screenshake 2016 is the fourth edition of Belgium's only international indie game festival and takes place February 19-21 at Het Bos, Antwerp. This unique cultural event welcomes everyone with a general cultural interest, an open heart … Continue reading Only 3 Days left to support @thehouseofindie screenshake 2016 indie game festival
So are you a POC/minority/underrepresented streamer on Twitch, YouTube Gaming, Hitbox or UStream? Want to promote yourself? Well you are in luck! Resuming on Sunday December 19th, we are going to profile/promote marginalized streamers here on the I Need Diverse Games site. Please submit the following info via email: email@example.com Name: (preferred/twitch handle/twitter handle) Twitch/YT Gaming/Hitbox/UStream … Continue reading Re-introducing Streamer Fest Sunday’s!
(Originally posted at Autostraddle) Posted by Al(ex) Rosenberg on November 10, 2015 at 7:00am UTC It can be dangerous to meet the people you internet-admire. There’s the possibility that they’re simply not as cool in real life as they are online. It’s easier to seem successful and put-together when you have time to carefully craft responses … Continue reading ICYMI – WE ALL NEED DIVERSE GAMES: An Interview with Tanya DePass, Creator of #INeedDiverseGames