Jamie Broadnax is pleased to announce the launch Black Girl Nerds on Patreon We are officially now on Patreon! The crowdfunding space is one that has been a long time coming for BGN. Many fans and followers of Black Girl Nerds have asked us if we have a Patreon and I personally have been dragging … Continue reading @BlackGirlNerds is now on Patreon- Signal Boost!
Delve into a world of magical realism full of strange stories, grotesque beings and weary machines. Dujanah is a digital game for PC Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems. It is an interactive narrative with a focus on exploration set in a fictional Islamic majority country that has an occupying military force. The protagonist and … Continue reading Signal Boost – Dujanah KS
Job Openings Harebrained Schemes currently has the following positions open. Please read the job descriptions carefully and follow the directions below to apply. Senior AI Engineer, BATTLETECH Engineer (Tools), BATTLETECH Community Organizer, HBS HBS is dedicated to diversity in our organization, including but not limited to: race, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, culture, and … Continue reading More jobs open at @WeBeHarebrained
Announcing the Amplifying New Voices Bootcamp Apply or Nominate Now As a robust industry, we know that mentoring begets stronger and more articulate professionals. To encourage constant learning and sharing of new perspectives in our field, we are hosting a workshop focused on helping people from under-represented backgrounds sharpen their presentation skills. This includes women, people of color, members … Continue reading Signal Boost – Diversity in Games Alliance
Call For Regular Contributions (January 2016) We want to expand our team with two regular contributors. If you’d like to be part of the OntoGeek squad, read on and send us your application! Since 2010, The Ontological Geek has been bringing you articles that take a look at deeper significance of games and popular culture. We’ve always operated … Continue reading @ ontologicalgeek has put out a Call for Regular Contributors!
#SPAWN4GOOD is a platform where we give gamers ways to do good in the world via this initiative. A platform with which to talk about social issues that the greater gaming community isn't addressing. Especially those affecting gamers of color and other underrepresented groups. The next topic we’re going to tackle is women's reproductive rights.We … Continue reading #Spawn4Good v2.0 – Please boost & join us
You can still apply for a free GDC pass via the GDC Scholarship Program!! Organizers of the Game Developers Conference have once again donated a number of complimentary GDC 2016 passes to a variety of organizations through the GDC Scholarship Program, and the deadline to apply for some these scholarships is coming up quick. GDC has been donating … Continue reading Via the GDC Dev Blog – A reminder about the GDC Scholarship program
About Thumbstick Mafia It’s no secret that it’s difficult to be a woman in the gaming industry; it’s become a meta circle jerk to even talk about sexism and how it applies to the culture. Thumbstick Mafia is a partial solution; yes, things have gotten better but we’ve got a long ways to go – … Continue reading Introducing: Thumbstick Mafia (originally posted on ThumbstickMafia.wordpress.com)
CopQuest is a socially conscious game about policing in America and associated issues and controversy. Check out me (designer, programmer) and Havi (designer, programmer) talk about the game we are making and why we are making it. Please support us on kickstarter! Update: New video shows speech in CopQuest (bottom of page)Update: New Kickstarter Video … Continue reading CopQuest – A Game addressing Police Brutality – Kickstarter needs your help